Archive: Research

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2023-2024 Colloquia

The table below provides information on upcoming colloquia:…

August 28, 2023

Research

Georgetown Features at the 2023 ASA Conference

Georgetown Sociology was well represented at the 2023 American Sociological Association meetings this August in Philadelphia! Faculty members were featured on presidential and…

August 28, 2023

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Prof. Hsu Published in SSM-Mental Health

Professor Becky Hsu and her colleague Roman Palitsky were recently published in the journal SSM – Mental Health for their work on Chinese grave sweeping as a method of…

May 7, 2023

Research

Prof. Perkins Research on the Geography of Gentrification Recently Published in Social Forces

Prof. Kristin Perkins of Georgetown and Prof. Hyojung Lee of UCLA were recently published in the journal Social Forces for their work on the geography of gentrification. The link…

May 4, 2023

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Spring 2023 Colloquia

This spring, two of the Colloquia speakers will present on March 15 and April 19 in Car Barn 427 from 12:30-1:45. In March, Professor Amin Ghaziani from the University of British…

December 19, 2022

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Prof. McCabe Published in ASR

Prof. McCabe’s article, “Ready to Rent: Administrative Decisions and Poverty Governance in the Housing Choice Voucher Program,” was recently published in the…

November 21, 2022

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Prof. McCabe Published in the American Sociological Review

Prof. McCabe was recently published in the American Sociological Review for his work analyzing public housing agencies (PHAs) to deepen understandings of how local state agencies…

November 7, 2022

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Prof. Kato’s Work Published in the Journal of Urban Affairs

An article written by Prof. Kato and Prof. Caroline Boules of the University of Maryland on pandemic gardening was recently published in the Journal of Urban.…

November 7, 2022

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Fighting for Food Justice: Sociology Professor Yuki Kato Researches Intersectional Effects of Gentrification in DC

Urban sociologist and assistant professor Yuki Kato, Ph.D., is working to bring awareness to issues related to urban agriculture in Washington, DC. An advocate for environmental…

March 3, 2022

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Prof. McCabe Co-authors Third Annual State of the Capital Region Report

Prof. McCabe co-authors the third annual State of the Capital Region report about the pandemic's impact on the geography of jobs in the region. See citation: Begley, Jaclene,…

May 11, 2021