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The Morris Rosenberg Memorial Lectureship was established in the Department of Sociology at the University of Maryland to pay tribute to the scholarly contributions made by Dr. Rosenberg. On October 28, 2022, Dr. Mario L. Small will give this year's lecture. Dr. Small is a Quetelet Professor of Social Science in the Department of Sociology at Columbia University.
Annual Review Article by Desai, Chen, Reddy and McLaughlin on Women's Empowerment in the Global South
Please take a moment to read a recent article in the Annual Review of Sociology written by members of our department: Sonalde Desai, Feinian Chen, Shilpa Reddy and Amy McLaughlin. The article, "Women's Empowerment in the Global South" traces the intellectual and historic context in which women's status and empowerment in lower- and middle-income countries have been measured, the conceptual an
Distinguished University Professor Emerita Patricia Hill Collins recently elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies.