We discuss occupational equality in the medical profession with Tania Jenkins (UNC-Chapel Hill)
Today, we discuss emergency medical workers’ role in society, and what you can learn about contemporary American by following them around.
We discuss the financialization of higher education with Charlie Eaton (UC Merced).
How much should the discipline value public scholarship? What to make of public scholarship on new media?
We discuss a recent article in Harper’s, which describes a commercial male retreat that is designed to address the ill effects of toxic masculinity.
Should we end the practice of asking for recommendation letters in the first round of academic hires
Today, we meet Marybeth Stalp, whose recent work on the sociology quilting explores the intersection of leisure, gender, and family.
We discuss literary criticism with Phillipa Chong from McMaster University.
We discuss elite self-pity, and whether the sentiment is prevalent among sociology professors.
We discuss popular reactions to claim that there is a shortage of marriageable men for women with college degrees.