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Sociologist says entertaining recruits isn't unusual event

On a college campus last fall, sports sociologist Richard Lapchick was speaking about ethics to all of the school's athletes when suddenly a group of men in the audience walked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/22/col_405437.shtml
College
A sociologist and a theologian see significant moral decline in America

As the 21st century began, University of Virginia sociologist James Davison Hunter produced a jeremiad that deserved far more attention than it received: "The Death of Character: Moral Education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/12/rel_21882.shtml
Your Faith
Roundtree, GRU professor to discuss Reinaldo Rivera serial killer case on TV

...we see women who are murdered, they are murdered by people they know," she said. "This was something different. As a sociologist, (I was) curious about a case like this. What were the repercussions? What was going on in our community? How were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-23/roundtree-gru-professo
Shelter must defend actions in court

...E. Clary came after a controversial sociologist testified the Cumbee Center to Assist...attacking the credibility of the Atlanta sociologist with evidence she has never worked with...Wilby also suggested the clinical sociologist was a "hired gun" who was unable to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/24/met_257103.shtml
Metro
Progress comes at poor's expense

Sociologist Herbert Gans wrote that "the poor, being powerless, can be made to absorb the costs of change and growth in America. During...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/06/let_441973.shtml
Letters | Downtown stadium
Churches don't see obesity as a big deal

...drinking, but the nation's churches apparently have had little effect on obesity. In a study on body weight and religion, sociologist Kenneth Ferraro of Purdue University discovered that active church members are more likely to be overweight than other people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/21/ent_224537.shtml
Things to Do
People working more, enjoying it less

...they want to," said Marin Clarkberg, a Cornell University sociologist. Clarkberg and other researchers presented their latest...Part of the problem, said Phyllis Moen, another Cornell sociologist, is that the job market is still largely geared toward the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/24/bus_251234.shtml
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...children found that although peer and school influences increase during adolescence, parental influence does not decline, said sociologist Sung Joon Jang of Ohio State University. "Parents tend to perceive (themselves) as likely losers in the competition with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/10/liv_282082.shtml
Life & style
`Code of the Streets'teach survival

...young black men who hung out. From that came a book, "A Place on the Corner." A quarter-century later, the Ivy League sociologist is wrapping up his latest study of black inner-city life - this one on a "code of the streets" that Anderson says drives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/24/xtr_210361.shtml
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Study: Chats with mom increase condom use among teens

...a study found. "The bottom line is that parents can make a difference," said the study's author, Kim Miller, a sociologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The study was published in Thursday's issue of American Journal of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/02/tec_240700.shtml
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