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The Resource Sociologists in action : sociology, social change, and social justice, Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White, Shelley K. White

Sociologists in action : sociology, social change, and social justice, Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White, Shelley K. White

Label
Sociologists in action : sociology, social change, and social justice
Title
Sociologists in action
Title remainder
sociology, social change, and social justice
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White, Shelley K. White
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Korgen, Kathleen Odell
Dewey number
301
Index
index present
LC call number
HM585
LC item number
.S6157 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • White, Jonathan M.
  • White, Shelley
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology
  • Sociologists
  • Social action
Label
Sociologists in action : sociology, social change, and social justice, Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White, Shelley K. White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter One: The Sociological Perspective -- Sociology: Promise and Potential Through Praxis / Cheryl Joseph -- Stand Up and Speak Out / Judith Wittner -- Organizational Consulting: A Passion for Meaningful Sociological Work / Kathryn Goldman Schuyler -- From Damaged Goods to Empowered Patients / Adina Nack -- Chapter Two: Theory -- Critical Mixed-Race Studies: The Intersections of Identity and Social Justice / Andrew Jolivette -- An Ideal Approach to Change? / John E. Glass -- Using Sociology for College Success / Laura Nichols -- Chapter Three: Research Methods -- The Michigan Alcohol and Other Drugs School Survey / Thomas L. Van Valey -- Assessing European Environmental Health Action Plans / Harry Perlstadt -- Positive Deviance Research as a Way to Help People / Samuel Friedman -- Chapter Four: Culture -- Academic as Social Entrepreneur: Creating Organizations for Social Change / Juliet Schor -- Excerpt From 'The Diary of a Mad Social Scientist' / Corey Dolgon -- Youth Culture, Identity, and Resistance: Participatory Action Research in a Puerto Rican Barrio / Nilda Flores-González and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz
  • Chapter Five: Socialization -- Socialization, Stereotypes, and Homelessness / Michele Wakin -- Reengaging Activism in the Socialization of Undergraduate Students / Shelley White -- Dangerous Behaviors? Police Encounters With Juvenile Gang Offenders / Susan Guarino-Ghezzi -- Chapter Six: Deviant Behavior -- Reducing Hate and Prejudice on Campus: A Sociologist's Contributions / Jack Levin -- Thinking Like a Researcher / David J. Hanson -- The Politics of Protest Policing / Alex S. Vitale -- Chapter Seven: Social Movements -- Change the World -- Start at School / Mikaila Mariel Lemonik Arthur -- Policy Service-Learning: Fulfilling the Promise of Sociology / Scott Myers-Lipton -- Using Sociological Skills for Movements to Confront Power: The Genesis of the Research Institute on Social and Economic Policy (RISEP) / Bruce Nissen -- A Campus Gun-Free Zone Movement / Rob Benford -- Chapter Eight: Stratification and Social Class -- Housing and Homelessness in Maine: A Case of Public Sociology in Practice / Joe Bandy and Craig McEwen -- Relocating the Homeless -- or Not! / James Wright -- Sociology Is Action: Using Sociology for Children's Rights / Jonathan White -- Chapter Nine: Race and Ethnic Relations -- Adding Vitality to Sociology: Bringing the Community Into Research / Philip Nyden -- Bridging the Campus and the Community: Blogging About the Asian American Experience / C.N. Le -- Putting Sociology to Work in Winnersville, USA / Mark Patrick George -- Methods of Truth and Reconciliation / David Cunningham -- Chapter Ten: Sex, Gender, and Sexuality -- Sex in Some Cities: Explorations of AIDS/HIV Education and Hooking Up / Rebecca Plante -- A Public Sociology of Gender and Masculinity / Michael Kimmel -- The Southern West Virginia Photovoice Project: Community Action Through Sociological Research / Shannon Elizabeth Bell -- Getting the Message Out / Susan Stall
  • Chapter Eleven: Globalization and Immigration -- Interracial Conflict and Attempts at Reconciliation in Auburn, Maine / Joe Bandy with Elspeth Benard (Dennison) -- How Culture Matters in Poverty Alleviation Efforts: Microcredit and Confucian Ideas in Rural China / Becky Hsu -- Informed Debate in a Political Minefield / Irene Bloemraad -- Community-Based Research and Immigrant Rights / Leah Schmalzbauer -- Jeffersonian Science, Public Sociology, and Academic Careers: Some Insights and Suggestions for Potential Future Social Scientists / Robert Courtney Smith -- Chapter Twelve: Environmental Justice -- Using a Sociological Tool Kit to Make Energy Efficiency Happen / Lou Jacobson -- The Sociology of Environmental Justice: Merging Research and Action / Daniel Faber -- Activist Scholarship for Environmental Justice / David Naguib Pellow -- Chapter Thirteen: Social Institutions (Family, Economy) -- Making an Interest in Adoption Matter / Kathy S. Stolley -- From Hollowing Out the Middle to Reimagining Small Towns / Patrick J. Carr and Maria J. Kefalas -- Why Don't We Do Something About It?' A Response to Job Loss in Rural Communities / Leslie Hossfeld -- Chapter Fourteen: Social Institutions, Continued (Education, Government, Religion -- A Sociologist as a Social Seismographer: Understanding the Earthquake in Class Inequality in US Higher Education / Sigal Alon -- Putting Theory Into Action! / John Asimakapolous -- Taking Sociology to Real World Religious Communities / Christian Smith -- Democracy Matters: Giving Students a Political Voice / Joan D. Mandle -- A Sociologist as a Social Seismographer: Understanding the Earthquake in Class Inequality in US Higher Education / Sigal Alon -- Putting Theory Into Action! / John Asimakapolous -- Taking Sociology to Real World Religious Communities / Christian Smith -- Democracy Matters: Giving Students a Political Voice / Joan D. Mandle -- A Sociologist as a Social Seismographer: Understanding the Earthquake in Class Inequality in US Higher Education / Sigal Alon -- Putting Theory Into Action! / John Asimakapolous -- Taking Sociology to Real World Religious Communities / Christian Smith -- Democracy Matters: Giving Students a Political Voice / Joan D. Mandle
Control code
651913605
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 295 pages
Isbn
9781412982832
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010040666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)651913605
Label
Sociologists in action : sociology, social change, and social justice, Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White, Shelley K. White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter One: The Sociological Perspective -- Sociology: Promise and Potential Through Praxis / Cheryl Joseph -- Stand Up and Speak Out / Judith Wittner -- Organizational Consulting: A Passion for Meaningful Sociological Work / Kathryn Goldman Schuyler -- From Damaged Goods to Empowered Patients / Adina Nack -- Chapter Two: Theory -- Critical Mixed-Race Studies: The Intersections of Identity and Social Justice / Andrew Jolivette -- An Ideal Approach to Change? / John E. Glass -- Using Sociology for College Success / Laura Nichols -- Chapter Three: Research Methods -- The Michigan Alcohol and Other Drugs School Survey / Thomas L. Van Valey -- Assessing European Environmental Health Action Plans / Harry Perlstadt -- Positive Deviance Research as a Way to Help People / Samuel Friedman -- Chapter Four: Culture -- Academic as Social Entrepreneur: Creating Organizations for Social Change / Juliet Schor -- Excerpt From 'The Diary of a Mad Social Scientist' / Corey Dolgon -- Youth Culture, Identity, and Resistance: Participatory Action Research in a Puerto Rican Barrio / Nilda Flores-González and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz
  • Chapter Five: Socialization -- Socialization, Stereotypes, and Homelessness / Michele Wakin -- Reengaging Activism in the Socialization of Undergraduate Students / Shelley White -- Dangerous Behaviors? Police Encounters With Juvenile Gang Offenders / Susan Guarino-Ghezzi -- Chapter Six: Deviant Behavior -- Reducing Hate and Prejudice on Campus: A Sociologist's Contributions / Jack Levin -- Thinking Like a Researcher / David J. Hanson -- The Politics of Protest Policing / Alex S. Vitale -- Chapter Seven: Social Movements -- Change the World -- Start at School / Mikaila Mariel Lemonik Arthur -- Policy Service-Learning: Fulfilling the Promise of Sociology / Scott Myers-Lipton -- Using Sociological Skills for Movements to Confront Power: The Genesis of the Research Institute on Social and Economic Policy (RISEP) / Bruce Nissen -- A Campus Gun-Free Zone Movement / Rob Benford -- Chapter Eight: Stratification and Social Class -- Housing and Homelessness in Maine: A Case of Public Sociology in Practice / Joe Bandy and Craig McEwen -- Relocating the Homeless -- or Not! / James Wright -- Sociology Is Action: Using Sociology for Children's Rights / Jonathan White -- Chapter Nine: Race and Ethnic Relations -- Adding Vitality to Sociology: Bringing the Community Into Research / Philip Nyden -- Bridging the Campus and the Community: Blogging About the Asian American Experience / C.N. Le -- Putting Sociology to Work in Winnersville, USA / Mark Patrick George -- Methods of Truth and Reconciliation / David Cunningham -- Chapter Ten: Sex, Gender, and Sexuality -- Sex in Some Cities: Explorations of AIDS/HIV Education and Hooking Up / Rebecca Plante -- A Public Sociology of Gender and Masculinity / Michael Kimmel -- The Southern West Virginia Photovoice Project: Community Action Through Sociological Research / Shannon Elizabeth Bell -- Getting the Message Out / Susan Stall
  • Chapter Eleven: Globalization and Immigration -- Interracial Conflict and Attempts at Reconciliation in Auburn, Maine / Joe Bandy with Elspeth Benard (Dennison) -- How Culture Matters in Poverty Alleviation Efforts: Microcredit and Confucian Ideas in Rural China / Becky Hsu -- Informed Debate in a Political Minefield / Irene Bloemraad -- Community-Based Research and Immigrant Rights / Leah Schmalzbauer -- Jeffersonian Science, Public Sociology, and Academic Careers: Some Insights and Suggestions for Potential Future Social Scientists / Robert Courtney Smith -- Chapter Twelve: Environmental Justice -- Using a Sociological Tool Kit to Make Energy Efficiency Happen / Lou Jacobson -- The Sociology of Environmental Justice: Merging Research and Action / Daniel Faber -- Activist Scholarship for Environmental Justice / David Naguib Pellow -- Chapter Thirteen: Social Institutions (Family, Economy) -- Making an Interest in Adoption Matter / Kathy S. Stolley -- From Hollowing Out the Middle to Reimagining Small Towns / Patrick J. Carr and Maria J. Kefalas -- Why Don't We Do Something About It?' A Response to Job Loss in Rural Communities / Leslie Hossfeld -- Chapter Fourteen: Social Institutions, Continued (Education, Government, Religion -- A Sociologist as a Social Seismographer: Understanding the Earthquake in Class Inequality in US Higher Education / Sigal Alon -- Putting Theory Into Action! / John Asimakapolous -- Taking Sociology to Real World Religious Communities / Christian Smith -- Democracy Matters: Giving Students a Political Voice / Joan D. Mandle -- A Sociologist as a Social Seismographer: Understanding the Earthquake in Class Inequality in US Higher Education / Sigal Alon -- Putting Theory Into Action! / John Asimakapolous -- Taking Sociology to Real World Religious Communities / Christian Smith -- Democracy Matters: Giving Students a Political Voice / Joan D. Mandle -- A Sociologist as a Social Seismographer: Understanding the Earthquake in Class Inequality in US Higher Education / Sigal Alon -- Putting Theory Into Action! / John Asimakapolous -- Taking Sociology to Real World Religious Communities / Christian Smith -- Democracy Matters: Giving Students a Political Voice / Joan D. Mandle
Control code
651913605
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 295 pages
Isbn
9781412982832
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010040666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)651913605

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