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Smock discusses the "new American family" on NPR

Pfeffer and colleagues re-examine impacts of community college attendance

Frey explains the minority-majority remapping of America

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Apply for 2-year NICHD Postdoctoral Fellowships that begin September 2015

PSC Fall 2014 Newsletter now available

Martha Bailey and Nicolas Duquette win Cole Prize for article on War on Poverty

Michigan's graduate sociology program tied for 4th with Stanford in USN&WR rankings

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Monday, Dec 1
Linda Waite, Health & Well-Being of Adults over 60

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Views from across the globe on international development hierarchies

5/3/2013 feature story

Analyses conducted by PSC researchers Arland Thornton, Dirgha Ghimire, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, and Yu Xie compare interpretations and ratings of national development across 13 countries and between ordinary citizens and the United Nations. Results show much congruity in ratings across nations and between citizens and UN officials.

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