WSU sociologists are studying the factors behind an alarming rise in incarcerations in smaller cities and rural counties across the United States.
Dylan Bugden, who this spring joined the Department of Sociology as an assistant professor, is an expert in environmental conflict and the sociology of energy systems.
The Sept. 25 address from Robert D. Bullard is part of the biennial William Julius Wilson Symposium, which enables students and the wider community to honor and engage with leading figures in the promotion of social inclusiveness and diversity in social policies.
Washington State University Regents Professor Don Dillman, a nationally recognized expert in survey science, is being honored after 50 years on the WSU faculty.
In what may seem counterintuitive, the findings of a WSU sociologist show support increases under Republican administrations and declines under Democrats.
Regardless of political standing, age or gender, U.S. voters favor renewable energy, according to research by WSU professor Christine Horne.
WSU lost one of its longest-standing academic superstars earlier this month with the passing of James F. Short Jr.
Irving Tallman, a distinguished sociologist who worked on the faculty at WSU Pullman from 1976 to 1996, passed away peacefully on Sept. 29, 2017, in San Rafael, Calif.
By Adrian Aumen, College of Arts and Sciences
PULLMAN, Wash. – The contested status of social progress and how to support it will be examined during the Frank Fraser Potter Memorial Lecture in Philosophy at Washington State University, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, in Todd 216.
PULLMAN, Wash. – When Justin Denney was still an aspiring, young sociologist, he strove to understand the dynamic forces that shape and perpetuate social inequality.