This series offers a forum for emerging scholars to intervene in the freshest topics in modern sociology.
The Contemporary US Peace Movement
By Laura Toussaint
October 10, 2012
As peace activists have faced increased government repression and accusations of being unpatriotic since 9/11, Toussaint examines how current attempts to control dissent impact the peace movement. This study offers an analysis of self-identified peace activists in terms of their demographic ...
By María Eugenia Verdaguer
July 27, 2012
Drawing on surveys and in-depth interviews, this book examines the social and economic relations of first-generation Latino entrepreneurs. Verdaguer explores social patterns between and within groups, situating immigrant entrepreneurship within concrete geographical, demographic and historical ...