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As the 75th anniversary nears of World War II formally ending in Asia, Stanford sociologist Gi-Wook Shin discusses how the conflict was never fully resolved in the region and the problems that still persist today.

September 2, 1945, is…

Barbara Kiviat’s article, “The Moral Limits of Predictive Practices: The Case of Credit-Based Insurance Scores,” has won the Best Article Award from ASA’s Section on Altruism, Morality, and Social Solidarity and received an Honorable Mention,…

Aaron Horvath has won the 2020 Shils-Coleman Award for Best Student Paper from the Section on Theory of the American Sociological Association for his paper, "From Accounting to Accountability: Organizational supererogation and the transformation…

Bethany Nichols won the Graduate Student Paper Award from the American Sociological Association’s Social Psychology section for her paper, "Disentangling Social Class-Based Discrimination: Comparing the Causal Effects of the Material and Cultural…

Aaron Horvath has won the 2020 Ronald Burt Student Paper Award from the Economic Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association for his paper, "From Accounting to Accountability: Organizational supererogation and the transformation of…