Month: January 2013

How can textbooks further student engagement?

All criticism of the genre notwithstanding, textbooks do have a central role to play in turning sociology students into sociologists. Sometimes I do wonder, however, whether it is time to re-invent the textbook.

7 years ago

Understanding Team Motivation

Guihyun Park of Singapore Management University, Matthias Spitzmuller of the National University of Singapore, and Richard P. DeShon of Michigan State University […]

7 years ago

Making Work Better for Everyone

Paul Osterman and Beth Shulman: Good Jobs America: Making Work Better for Everyone. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2011. 181 […]

7 years ago

The Formula

How an equation cooked up by Mussolini’s numbers guy came to define how we think about inequality—from Occupy Wall Street to the World Bank to the billionaires at Davos—and why it’s time to find a new way of looking at the numbers.

7 years ago