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Shaefer and Edin's book ($2 a Day) cited in piece on political debate over plight of impoverished Americans

Eisenberg tracks factors affecting both mental health and athletic/academic performance among college athletes

Shapiro says Americans' low spending reflects "cruel lesson" about the dangers of debt

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Susan Murphy elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Maggie Levenstein named director of ISR's Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

Arline Geronimus receives 2016 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award

PSC spring 2016 newsletter: Kristin Seefeldt, Brady West, newly funded projects, ISR Runs for Bob, and more

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Impact of education on racial attitudes across racial/ethnic groups

5/28/2013 feature story

In this study, Geoffrey Wodtke analyzes the impact of education on negative stereotyping, perceptions of discrimination, and support for affirmative action policies among 8,800 adult whites, blacks, Hispanics, and Asians. Although education impacts awareness, it is not always associated with greater support.

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