sunday morning sociology, american violence edition

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Kieran Healy updates his chart showing both the relative decline of US assault deaths, and how much of an outlier we are compared to most other rich nations. Via the Monkey Cage.

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.

What a week.

Violence in America

Race and Racism

Economic Sociology

Sex and Gender

Political Sociology

Higher Education

Etc.

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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