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Vander Ven Presents on Reducing Sexual Victimization Risk on Campus

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven presented a paper on “Making a Scene: Sociological Observations on the use of Dramaturgical Strategies to Reduce Sexual Victimization Risk on Campus” at the Southern Criminal Justice Association conference in New Orleans this fall. Vander Ven is Professor of Sociology at Ohio University. The Southern Criminal […]

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January 17, 2018 at 9:59 amResearch

Kaufman Presents on Ohio’s Church-State Relationships in Drug and Alcohol Policy

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

Dr. Nicole Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, presented a paper on “Governing through Collaboration: Governing through Partnerships: Ohio’s Church-State Relationships in Drug and Alcohol Policy,” at the annual meeting of The American Society of Criminology in Philadelphia in November. The theme for this year’s conference was Crime, Legitimacy and Reform: […]

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December 6, 2017 at 1:27 pmResearch

Jewell Discusses Research at Data & Society Workshop

Babz Jewell

Sociology master’s candidate Babz Jewell ’14 attended a workshop in November by Data & Society, a research institute focused on the social and cultural issues arising from data-centric technological development. Jewell served as a participant in a full-day workshop in October at the organization’s New York City office. Her role […]

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December 4, 2017 at 4:49 pmResearch

Rosen Presents on ‘Visualizing’ Literary Anthropology

Dr. Matthew Rosen

Dr. Matt Rosen, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, presented a paper on “Visualizing the Ethnography of Reading: Literary Anthropology in a Sub-Discipline of Images” at the 116th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Washington, D.C., in November. The American Anthropological Association is the world’s largest association for professional anthropologists, […]

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December 4, 2017 at 4:44 pmResearch

Castellano and Scott in Current Issue of Ohio Lawyer

Dr. Ursula Castellano

Dr. Ursula Castellano, Associate Professor of Sociology, appears in the September-October edition of Ohio Lawyer with co-author Dana Scott, Assistant Professor of Nursing at the Center for Nursing Education, Ohio University-Southern. “Veterans Treatment Courts (VTCs) are the latest innovation in the problem-solving court (PSC) movement,” they write. “Modeled after drug […]

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September 22, 2017 at 8:22 amResearch

Burmeister Receives Funds for South Korea Research

Dr. Larry Burmeister

Dr. Larry Burmeister, Professor of Sociology, received funding from the Association for Asian Studies for his continuing research in South Korea on food, agriculture, and rural development issues. His research this summer focused on data collection on recent changes in rice production and consumption in South Korea, and he also […]

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September 18, 2017 at 4:04 pmNews Research

Musaraj Publishes Article on ‘Pyramid Firms and Value Transformation in Postsocialist Albania’

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, portrait

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, authored an article in Ethnologie Française, on “Pyramid Firms and Value Transformation in Postsocialist Albania” (Ethnologie Française Vol 2: 321-330. 2017). Abstract: Pyramid Firms and Value Transformation in Postsocialist Albania. When they collapsed in 1997, the so‑called pyramid firms (firma […]

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August 18, 2017 at 12:50 pmResearch