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More Americans see middle-class status as unobtainable goal now

...think "it's harder to achieve" the American dream than thought so several decades ago, said Mark Rank, a sociology professor at Washington University in St. Louis.Three years ago, Kristina Feldotte, 47, and her husband earned a combined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-05/more-americans-see-middle-
Pay up, but inequality still worries women

...revolution' when it comes to gender equality in the workplace ? and young women see it," said Pamela Smock, a sociology professor at the University of Michigan. "When we see our male CEOs taking off a day to care for a sick child, then we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-11/pay-inequality-still-worri
Poverty rate stuck at 15 percent

...John Iceland, a former Census Bureau chief of the poverty and health statistics branch who is now a Penn State sociology professor. "This lack of progress in poverty indicates that these small improvements in the economy are not yet being equally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-17/poverty-stuck-15-percent-r
Former USC Aiken professor writes book on military experience

...one day write a book setting the record straight.More than 40 years later, Weinstein, 72, a recently retired sociology professor at University of South Carolina Aiken, has completed his task.The novel, Soldiers' Field, tells the real...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-19/former-usc-aiken-professor-wr
Drivers accustomed to high prices at pump

...as they did several years ago. Many people have factored the expense into their lifestyle, said David Hunt, a sociology professor at Augusta State University."They've seen it once. They've adjusted to it," he said.Analysts predict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-02-12/drivers-accustomed-high-pr
'Professor of Hip-Hop' shares rap's importance

...better to throw a celebration for the 25th anniversary of the birth of modern hip-hop? Ralph C. Watkins, a sociology professor at Augusta State University, is throwing a rap party at 9 tonight at ASU's Washington Hall to highlight a quarter-century...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/06/met_433607.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University
Holiday wish lists blur etiquette rules

...please picky individuals."Society is more complex. There are more products available," said David Hunt, a sociology professor at Augusta State University. "People are more aware of what's out there and focus on all those possibilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-12-15/holiday-wish-lists-blur-etiqu
Investigation puts Auburn in the clear

...determined athletes were not steered to the courses of sociology professor Thomas Petee, who was accused by a colleague of...said. Richardson said the probe, launched after sociology professor James Gundlach made the allegations reported in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/11/col_92169.shtml
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Pattern followed by many

...psychologists and therapists said. "How do you become Tiger Woods? It's not just talent," said Pepper Schwartz, a sociology professor at the University of Washington. "It's very coherent with who he is that, in the rest of his life, he can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2009-12-17/pattern-followed-many
Golf | Tiger Woods
Exchange students share their views of our country

...apple pie and Chevrolet. "Americans are rule-breakers," said Charlie Case, an Augusta State University sociology professor who teaches a course on American pop culture. "Americans are not good at obeying rules (and haven't been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/03/liv_457680.shtml
Life & style | Greenbrier High School | Augusta State University