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ASA Press Releases - 2011




DECEMBER

December 15, 2011
Study Takes Aim at Education-Based Death Rate Disparities Read more...

December 13, 2011
Study Explores Men’s Ability to Manage Fear in Ways That Allow Them to Exhibit Confidence Read more...

December 7, 2011
Study: Middle-Class Elementary School Students Ask for Help More Often Than Their Working-Class Peers Read more...

December 6, 2011
Study Suggests Flexible Workplaces Promote Better Health Behavior and Well-Being Read more...

December 1, 2011
Socially Active Older Adults Have Slower Rates of Health Declines Read more...

December 1, 2011
Health Gap Has Grown Among Young U.S. Adults, Study Finds Read more...

December 1, 2011
Study: Working Moms Multitask More and Have Worse Time Doing So Than Dads Read more...

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OCTOBER

October 25, 2011
Study: Women Aren’t Becoming Engineers Because of Confidence Issues Read more...

October 18, 2011
Sociologists Available to Discuss ‘Occupy’ Movement Read more...

October 4, 2011
Study: Growing Up in Bad Neighborhoods Has a Devastating Impact Read more...

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SEPTEMBER

September 28, 2011
Study Investigates Why Adolescents Respond Differently to Peer Influence Read more...

September 28, 2011
Adolescents Particularly Susceptible to Drinking Habits of Romantic Partner’s Friends Read more...

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AUGUST

August 23, 2011
Study Finds Shifting Domestic Roles for Men Who Lost Jobs in Current Recession Read more...

August 23, 2011
Bullying Victims Often Suffer Academically, Particularly High Achieving Blacks and Latinos Read more...

August 22, 2011
Study Identifies Psychological Factors That Keep Young Adults Employed Read more...

August 22, 2011
Study Reveals Cultural Characteristics of the Tea Party Movement Read more...

August 22, 2011
Study: Extramarital Sex and Divorce More Common Among Veterans Read more...

August 22, 2011
Happiness Can Deter Crime, a New Study Finds Read more...

August 22, 2011
Large Weight Gains Most Likely For Men After Divorce, Women After Marriage Read more...

August 21, 2011
Less Educated Americans Turning Their Backs on Religion Read more...

August 21, 2011
Mothers’ Poor Health Impairs Children’s Well-Being, Not Only Due to Genetics Read more...

August 20, 2011
Active Participation in Voluntary Organizations Declining Faster Than Checkbooks Can Keep Up Read more...

August 20, 2011
Empowerment, Self-Defense Motivating Factors for Texas Women to Hold Concealed Handgun Licenses Read more...

August 20, 2011
Less Depression for Working Moms Who Expect That They ‘Can’t Do It All’ Read more...

August 20, 2011
Race and Poverty Often Unjustifiably Tied to School Security Measures Read more...

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JULY

July 29, 2011
Former American Sociological Association President J. Milton Yinger Dies Read more...

July 26, 2011
College-Educated Undocumented Young Adults Face Same Limited Job Options as Their Parents Read more...

July 26, 2011
Study: Union Decline Accounts for Much of the Rise in Wage Inequality Read more...

July 14, 2011
Sociologists to Explore Social Conflict at Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, August 20-23 Read more...

July 12, 2011
American Sociological Association Selects Five PhD Students for its Minority Fellowship Program Read more...

July 7, 2011
Stanford Professor Elected President of the American Sociological Association Read more...

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JUNE

June 8, 2011
Study Reveals How Right-to-Work Laws Impact Store Openings Read more...

June 7, 2011
Study: What Mom Thinks Matters When It Comes to Mental Illness Read more...

June 2, 2011
Single Moms Entering Midlife May Lead to Public Health Crisis Read more...

June 2, 2011
Education Doesn’t Increase Odds That Minorities Play ‘High-Status’ Sports Read more...

June 2, 2011
Study: Children of Divorce Lag Behind Peers in Math and Social Skills Read more...

June 2, 2011
Study: Recent Financial Crisis Rooted in Politics of Creditworthiness Read more...

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MAY

May 3, 2011
Sociologists Available to Discuss Significance of Osama bin Laden’s Death Read more...

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APRIL

April 6, 2011
Flexible Schedules, Results-Oriented Workplaces Reduce Work-Family Conflict and Turnover Read more...

April 6, 2011
Study: Socioeconomics Playing Reduced Role in Autism Diagnoses Read more...

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MARCH

March 9, 2011
Negative Classroom Environment Adversely Affects Children's Mental Health Read more...

March 8, 2011
Study: Receiving Work-Related Communication at Home Takes Greater Toll on Women Read more...

March 3, 2011
Stigma Weighs Heavily on Obese People, Contributing to Greater Health Problems Read more...

March 1, 2011
ASA Launches New Journal Focused on Mental Health and Illness Read more...

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FEBRUARY

February 15, 2011
ASA, 26 Other Academic Groups Condemn Glenn Beck’s Attacks on Piven Read more...

February 8, 2011
Study: Popular Kids—But Not the Most Popular—More Likely to Torment Peers Read more...

February 8, 2011
Study: Neighborhood Natives Move Out When Immigrants Move In Read more...

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JANUARY

January 25, 2011
ASA Officers Respond to Glenn Beck’s Attacks on Frances Fox Piven Read More...

January 4, 2011
American Sociological Association to Hold 2011 Annual Meeting in Las Vegas Read More...