"Inequality and the American Dream"

Mon, Mar 26, 2018, 12:00 pm
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Speaker(s): 

David B. Grusky

David B. Grusky is Barbara Kimball Browning Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences, Professor of Sociology, Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Director of the Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality, and coeditor of Pathways Magazine. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, corecipient of the 2004 Max Weber Award, founder of the Cornell University Center for the Study of Inequality, and a former Presidential Young Investigator.

“Schools as Surveilling Institutions? Paternal Incarceration, System Avoidance and Parental Involvement in Schooling”

The Melvin Tumin Lecture on Social Inequality

Thu, Sep 27, 2018, 4:30 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 001

"Mobility Optimism Revisited: The Paradox of Americans' Perceptions of Economic Mobility"

Gone Home: Race and Roots through Appalachia

Mon, Oct 22, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 165 Wallace Hall

"Toward an Endogenous Theory of Corruption: African political violence and access to global capital"

"The Sociology of the Good: Nature, Faith, and Why We Disagree"

Mon, Nov 12, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 165 Wallace Hall

"Coming of Age in the Other America"

Mon, Nov 19, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 165 Wallace Hall

Causes and Consequences of the Second Golden Age of American Universities, 1980-2015

Mon, Dec 3, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 165 Wallace Hall

The Structure of Human Social Networks Promotes Altruistic Behaviors

Mon, Dec 10, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 165 Wallace Hall