sunday morning sociology, july never seemed so strange edition

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Through evidence-based standards, better data, and organizational incentives, California’s maternal mortality rate dropped over the last 20 years even as the rate in the rest of the US has soared. Vox.com explains here.

A weekly link round-up of sociological work – work by sociologists, referencing sociologists, or just of interest to sociologists. This scatterplot feature is co-produced with Mike Bader.

Sociology of Race

Economic Sociology

Sociology of Ideas, Intellectuals, and (Free) Speech

Author: Dan Hirschman

I am a sociologist interested in the use of numbers in organizations, markets, and policy. For more info, see here.

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