Communication

Round-up of recent social science research (from SAGE Insight)

October 30, 2011 637

Bankers in the dock: Moral storytelling in action (Human Relations)
The sociological interest and significance of the 2012 London Olympic Games (Sociology)
Making friends with Jarvis Cocker: Music culture in the context of web 2.0 (Cultural Sociology)
Fat talk exacerbates body image disturbance in young women (Psychology of Women Quarterly)
Coping strategies of race-related stress among African American Women may actually increase stress (Psychology of Women Quarterly)
Overconfidence pays when the audience knows the least (Social Psychological and Personality Science)

Senior Marketing Manager at SAGE, and editor of the SAGE Insight blog

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