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Preliminary Program for Winter Meeting 2017 Now Available!

The Preliminary Program for the 2017 Winter Meeting is now available. This program is subject to change, so please visit the Winter Meeting page for the most up-to-date information.

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Winter Meeting 2017

Thurs. Feb. 9 – Sun. Feb 12, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Albuquerque, NM.

Preliminary Program

Pre-registration now open through January 29th!

On Our Bookshelf

Women Doing Life (2016): Lora Bex Lempert examines the carceral experiences of women serving life sentences, presenting a typology of the ways that life-sentenced women grow and self-actualize, resist prison definitions, reflect on and “own” their criminal acts, and ultimately …read more.

Calling the Shots: Why Parents Reject Vaccines (2016): Jennifer Reich has been studying the phenomenon of vaccine refusal from the perspectives of parents who distrust vaccines and the corporations that make them …read more

Good Guys with Guns: The Appeal and Consequences of Concealed Carry (2016): Angela Stroud utilizes in-depth interviews with permit holders and on field observations at licensing courses,  examined how social and cultural factors …read more

Social Dynamics of Family Violence (second edition, 2016): Angela Hattery and Earl Smith examine all forms of family violence–child abuse, elder abuse, intimate partner violence, violence in LGBTQ families…read more









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Gender & Society features original feminist research and book reviews from diverse social science disciplines. Consistently ranked as a top journal in both Gender Studies and Sociology, the journal has almost 10,000 subscribers, with more than half of those located outside the United States. See the G&S blog here!

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