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The real crisis

...the government with impossible-to-meet financial demands for social programs.Named after the two radical sociology professors who devised it ? Richard Cloward and Frances Fox Piven ? the 1960s-era strategy has been discussed in hushed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-22/real-crisis
Editorial was 'irrational'

...Joe Biden went to Guatemala to counter those claims.You need to come up with more than hype from two radical sociology professors and two congressmen (both groups of which I am no fan) that the administration is on a mission to bankrupt the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-30/editorial-was-irrational
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 will...

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
Mentors help teens avoid crime, poverty

...these kids go into confinement, there's no real rehab. It's a holding pattern."Augusta State University sociology professor Bill Reese has studied juvenile delinquency for years. He says family background is essential in determining what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2009-11-27/mentors-help-teens-avo
Multiracial population growing

...was a small number, those changes represent real progress, said William A. Reese, an Augusta State University sociology professor."What's more important than an increase in the multiracial population is what that means," he said. "It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-27/multiracial-population-growin
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Early reading affects dropouts

...to read, helping the families weighed down by poverty and encouraging better federal, state and local policy to improve the lot of both schools and families," said Donald J. Hernandez, a sociology professor who conducted the study.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-04-08/early-reading-affects-dro
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Churches work toward integrating congregations

...America."There are between 300,000 and 350,000 congregations in the U.S., according to Michael Emerson, a sociology professor and co-director of Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research in Houston. Ninety-two percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2011-09-30/churches-work-toward-int
Wall Street protests reflect nation's diversity

...study social protests."Most people think this is a bunch of idealistic young kids," said Heather Gautney, a sociology professor at Fordham University and an analyst of social protests. "But the wider movement is remarkably more diverse than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-10-08/wall-street-protests-refle