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Sociology



link to catalog page JULIER, Eating Together

Eating Together

Food, Friendship, and Inequality

Author: Alice P. Julier
Pub Date: June 2013

The social dynamics of shared meals   learn more...

link to catalog page FLORES-GONZALEZ, Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age Author: Edited by Nilda Flores-González, Anna Romina Guevarra, Maura Toro-Morn, and Grace Chang
Pub Date: August 2013

Interdisciplinary perspectives on an underrepresented labor force   learn more...

link to catalog page LICHTMAN, Organized Crime in Chicago

Organized Crime in Chicago

Beyond the Mafia

Author: Robert M. Lombardo
Pub Date: January 2013

Explaining Chicago's mix of crime, corruption, and politics   learn more...

link to catalog page BELL, Our Roots Run Deep as Ironweed

Our Roots Run Deep as Ironweed

Appalachian Women and the Fight for Environmental Justice

Author: Shannon Elizabeth Bell
Pub Date: November 2013

Personal stories of women's environmental activism in Central Appalachia   learn more...

link to catalog page NATHAN, Rooting for the Home Team

Rooting for the Home Team

Sport, Community, and Identity

Author: Edited by Daniel A. Nathan
Pub Date: May 2013

Civic pride and personal identity in local sports teams   learn more...

link to catalog page CLASSEN, The Deepest Sense

The Deepest Sense

A Cultural History of Touch

Author: Constance Classen
Pub Date: May 2012

How did the past feel?   learn more...

link to catalog page HARTNETT, Challenging the Prison-Industrial Complex

Challenging the Prison-Industrial Complex

Activism, Arts, and Educational Alternatives

Author: Edited by Stephen John Hartnett
Pub Date: January 2011

An intrepid and reasoned call for empowerment over incarceration   learn more...

link to catalog page FRANZWAY, Making Feminist Politics

Making Feminist Politics

Transnational Alliances between Women and Labor

Author: Suzanne Franzway and Mary Margaret Fonow
Pub Date: March 2011

Applying feminist thinking to labor studies in a global context   learn more...

link to catalog page SHUMAN, Other People's Stories

Other People's Stories

Entitlement Claims and the Critique of Empathy

Author: Amy Shuman
Pub Date: 2010

A critical assessment of collective memories, small world stories, and other allegories of everyday life   learn more...

link to catalog page SWYERS, Wrigley Regulars

Wrigley Regulars

Finding Community in the Bleachers

Author: Holly Swyers
Pub Date: August 2010

A unique exploration of creating community in a fragmented world   learn more...

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