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gay identities and occupational segregation

Ray Fisman and Tim Sullivan, an emeritus guest blogger, have written an article in Slate about the clustering of LBGT workers into specific occupations. In other words, is there any truth to the view that LBGT people tend to go into specific professions like cosmetology? 430 more words


lessons from the social organization of sexuality

In 1994, The Social Organization of Sexuality was published. The authors, Ed Laumann, John Gagnon, Robert Michael and Stuart Michaels,conducted a large N survey of a random sample of Americans. 393 more words


Karim Benzema the next Real Madrid attacker to go down injured

With Gareth Bale and Luka Modric both already injured for some time, Real Madrid’s attacking ranks continue to get thinner and thinner ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League 2nd leg with Atletico Madrid. 232 more words


sex and sociology

A lot of people in sociology study sexuality, but precious few study the act itself. Even less outside of sociology. This is unfortunate because sex should be very important to all of the social sciences. 181 more words


sexy orgtheory

Next week, we’ll discuss sex and sociology. Here are the topics:

  • Why sex is important for sociologists to study
  • My experience teaching social science research on sex…
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