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

Frey says rising numbers of younger minority voters mean Republicans must focus on fiscal not social issues

Work by Garces and Mickey-Pabello cited in NYT piece on lack of black physicians

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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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Formal demography workshop and conference at UC Berkeley, August 17-21

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Sheldon H. Danziger

Danziger says U.S. exceptional among rich countries in its tolerance of poverty

a PSC In The News reference, 2012

"U.S. Child Poverty Second Highest Among Developed Nations: Report" - Huffington Post. 05/30/2012.

A recent UNICEF report on child poverty in developed countries found that the United States ranks second among the 35 richest countries on "relative child poverty." Sheldon Danziger says this poor ranking shows how much other developed countries do to ameliorate poverty in comparison to the U.S.

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Sheldon H. Danziger

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