Mandatory arrest laws may hurt domestic violence victims
Law designed to protect victims may be backfiring, according to recent research by two sociologists.
Exploring the connection between gender and alcohol-related violence
A paper exploring the connection between gender and alcohol-related violence by associate professor Robert Peralta is spotlighted by DatingAdvice.com.
Great Recession’s health effects in the workplace?
Increased workloads and less satisfying job duties — both big stressors in previous recessions — are often the new norm. Those who remain on the job are used to coping with stressful environments.
What causes nurse burnout?
Nurses driven mainly by a desire to help others are more likely to burn out, say UA sociology professors.
Pink-collar jobs often a tradeoff for men
They offer lower pay, but more job security, says sociology professor Janette Dill, who just presented on the subject at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association.