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American Sociological Association

The American Sociological Association , founded in 1905 as the American Sociological Society , is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the discipline and profession of sociology by serving sociologists in their work and promoting their contributions to serve society. Founded in 1905 as the American Sociological Society , ASA is a membership organization of sociologists who are faculty members at colleges and universities, researchers, practitioners, and students. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
American Sociological Association has hosted 8 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1990 News Conference. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2004 with an average of 526 views per video. Most appearances with Amitai Etzioni (2).

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    An Ordinary Person's Guide to Empire

    Arundhati Roy talked about her book, An Ordinary Person’s Guide to Empire, published by South End Press. Topics included the…

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    Working Families in U.S. and Canada

    Two sociologists talked about the relationship between work hours, wages, and family responsibilities in the United States…

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    Immigrants in the U.S. Suburbs

    Two sociologists talked about their new study on the impact of immigration on U.S. suburbs. They found that many immigrants…

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    U.S. Ethnic Diversity

    The American Sociological Association sponsored a panel entitled "U.S. Racial & Ethnic Diversity". Panelists discussed the…

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