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Seefeldt criticizes Kansas legislation restricting daily cash withdrawals from public assistance funds

Prescott says sex offender registries may increase recidivism by making offender re-assimilation impossible

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Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

Elizabeth Bruch wins ASA award for paper in mathematical sociology

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Sarah Burgard

Burgard discusses the real night shift in Post story

a PSC In The News reference, 2011

"Women are more likely than men to give up sleep to care for children and others" - Washington Post. 02/15/2011.

In this piece, Sarah Burgard reports on her findings that women are 2.5 times as likely as men to interrupt their sleep to care for others during the night. And this is true, says Burgard, regardless of a woman's breadwinning status in her relationship.

Researcher:

Sarah Burgard

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