Sociology » Minor
The minor in sociology requires five courses, one of which must be at the 300 level.
January 15, 2014
by John Grady Visual sociology enters the mainstream. Here's how…
November 25, 2013
SAVING THE CHILDREN by John Grady This photograph is an instance of misery and takes us back to a day in 1909 where, next to a plank house on a rough wooden porch, and somewhere in America, a mother grieved and a baby was being prepared for burial.
November 25, 2013
by John Grady Life expectancy could be lowered by war, disease, famine, or a cataclysmic natural event. Conversely, our lives could be extended by improvements in living standards, medical care, and healthier lifestyles. For Americans, the big take away story from this chart is that the good far outweighs the bad.
November 16, 2013
By A. Javier Trevino Studying sociology usually means that you will be dealing with many issues that are troubling, harmful, and just plain distressing. As such, it is understandable that you may feel that “it’s all bad news,” that something needs to be done, that things need to change. But how?
October 11, 2013
Advertisements are important social and cultural documents. A representative sample often reflects a society’s concerns and values as accurately as well-executed surveys. But how is this possible?
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March 4, 2014
Knapton Hall was my favorite building when I started at Wheaton.
March 3, 2014
Sociology Professor John Grady travels to Belgium for international seminar.
February 10, 2014
A new book edited by Trevino and McCormack asks, "What do sociologists do to respond to social problems, and how do they do it?"
January 9, 2014
As an ESL teacher living in Korea I have a particular skill set. I’m a pro with band-aids. I can fix anything with twine and glue.
January 7, 2014
Chris Kelley ‘96 finds sociology is a natural fit for market research and consulting
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