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American Journal of Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 340)
American Sociological Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 283)
Annual Review of Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 234)
Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 167)
Social Forces     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 88)
Social Problems     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 73)
Information, Communication & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 73)
International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 68)
Comparative Studies in Society and History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 56)
European Sociological Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 55)
Anthropological Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 54)
Critical Studies on Terrorism     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 54)
Journal of Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 52)
Sociology of Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 48)
Current Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 48)
The British Journal of Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 48)
Qualitative Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 47)
Sociological Methods & Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 45)
International Political Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 43)
City & Community     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 42)
Critical Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 42)
AlterNative : An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 41)
Ageing & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 40)
European Journal of Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 38)
Comparative Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 37)
Journal of European Social Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 37)
Acta Sociologica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 37)
Mental Health and Social Inclusion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 36)
The Sociological Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 33)
Journal of Poverty and Social Justice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 33)
Journal of Victorian Culture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 32)
Contemporary Sociology : A Journal of Reviews     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 32)
International Journal of Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 30)
Games and Culture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 29)
Critical Discourse Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 29)
Sociology of Health & Illness     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 29)
Social Psychology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 28)
International Journal of Complexity in Leadership and Management     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 28)
City: analysis of urban trends, culture, theory, policy, action     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 28)
Sociological Theory     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 27)
International Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 27)
Journal of Health and Social Behavior     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 27)
Judgment and Decision Making     Open Access   (Followers: 26)
Design and Culture : The Journal of the Design Studies Forum     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 26)
Journal of Urbanism: International Research on Placemaking and Urban Sustainability     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 26)
International Review for the Sociology of Sport     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24)
Journal of Sociolinguistics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
Ethnicities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
City, Culture and Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
Rural Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 23)
Journal of Family Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
Social Psychology Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 22)
Sociology of Religion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
American Behavioral Scientist     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
Sociological Methodology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
Social Networks     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Emotion Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Evaluation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Urban Research & Practice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Journal of Middle East Women's Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Journal of International and Intercultural Communication     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 19)
African and Asian Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 19)
The Sociological Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 19)
International Studies in Sociology of Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Family & Community History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Research in Organizational Behavior     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Cities in the 21st Century     Open Access   (Followers: 17)
African Identities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
Sociological Forum     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
Journal of Cognition and Culture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
Heritage & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
European Societies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Journal of Policy History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 15)
Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology     Partially Free   (Followers: 15)
American Sociologist     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Public Relations Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Health Sociology Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Society and Mental Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
International Journal of Comparative Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Philosophy & Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Alternative Spirituality and Religion Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Journal of Historical Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Sport in Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Symbolic Interaction     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Journal of Religion & Spirituality in Social Work: Social Thought     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Berliner Journal für Soziologie     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Journal of Global Ethics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Communication Monographs     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Family Relations     Partially Free   (Followers: 11)
Applied Research in Quality of Life     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Journal of Classical Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Environnement Urbain / Urban Environment     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Sociology Compass     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Sociological Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Sociological Perspectives     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Canadian Review of Sociology / Revue Canadienne De Sociologie     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Advertising & Society Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
East Central Europe     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Canadian Social Science     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Cultures & conflits     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Journal for the Study of Radicalism     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Studies in Latin American Popular Culture     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Crime, Histoire & Sociétés     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Catalyst : A Social Justice Forum     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Clio. Femmes, Genre, Histoire - Articles     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Sociologia Ruralis     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Metaphor and Symbol     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Review of Education, Pedagogy, and Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Teaching Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Sociological Inquiry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Prevention & Intervention Community     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Anthropologie et Sociétés     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Political Power     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Canadian Journal of Sociology / Cahiers canadiens de sociologie     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Caribbean Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
International Review of Sociology: Revue Internationale de Sociologie     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Sociological Research Online     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Bronte Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Gender and Behaviour     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Race/Ethnicity : Multidisciplinary Global Perspectives     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Chinese Sociology & Anthropology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Sociologie du Travail     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Cross-cultural Communication     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Revista Mexicana de Sociologí­a     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Surveillance and Society     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Ateliers d'anthropologie     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Sexuality Research and Social Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Nordic Journal of Migration Research     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Arabian Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
International Journal of Japanese Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Family Therapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Souls: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture, and Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Contexts     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Genre, sexualité & société     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Senses and Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Contemporary Pacific     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Cuban Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Critical Horizons     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Sociolinguistic Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Critical Realism     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Revista de Psicología Social, International Journal of Social Psychology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Canadian Journal of Women and the Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Visitor Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Italian Culture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Mathematical Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Études françaises     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Ethnologies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Meridians : feminism, race, transnationalism     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Studia Iranica     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Group Analysis     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
BMS: Bulletin of Sociological Methodology/Bulletin de Méthodologie Sociologique     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Contributions to Indian Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Aztlan : A Journal of Chicano Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
New Zealand Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Genre & histoire     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Public and Professional Sociology     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Sociological Spectrum: Mid-South Sociological Association     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
The Tocqueville Review/La revue Tocqueville     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Historical Pragmatics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Social Dynamics: A journal of African studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
The Social Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Sociologie et sociétés     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Contemporary Family Therapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Good Society     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Islamic Law and Culture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Criminologie     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Lien social et Politiques     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Recherches féministes     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Sociology Mind     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Sustainable Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Enfances, Familles, Générations     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Transatlantica     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Chrétiens et sociétés     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
SociologieS - Articles     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Revue de la régulation     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Seminar : A Journal of Germanic Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Landscapes of Violence     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
COnTEXTES     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Política y sociedad     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cahiers de l'Urmis     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Loisir et Société / Society and Leisure     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Revue Internationale De Securite Sociale     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Canadian Ethnic Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Caderno CRH     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Advances in Appreciative Inquiry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Diversité urbaine     Full-text available via subscription  
Ciencia e Cultura     Open Access  
Studies in American Naturalism     Full-text available via subscription  
Southern Cultures     Full-text available via subscription  
Liinc em Revista     Open Access  
World Cultures eJournal     Open Access  
Spaces for Difference: An Interdisciplinary Journal     Open Access  
L'Orientation scolaire et professionnelle     Open Access  
Tracés     Open Access  
Socio-logos     Open Access  

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Contexts
Number of Followers: 6  
 
  Hybrid Journal Hybrid journal (It can contain Open Access articles)
ISSN (Print) 1536-5042 - ISSN (Online) 1537-6052
Published by Sage Publications Homepage  [1175 journals]
  • From The Editors

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      Authors: Rashawn Ray, Fabio Rojas
      Pages: 3 - 3
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 3-3, Summer 2022.

      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:31Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114972
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • In Brief

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      Pages: 4 - 5
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 4-5, Summer 2022.

      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:30Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114973
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • The Constitution of Knowledge

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      Authors: Fabio Rojas, Alisha Kirchoff
      Pages: 6 - 7
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 6-7, Summer 2022.
      Jonathan Rauch is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute in the Governance Studies program and the author of eight books and many articles on public policy, culture, and government. He recently sat down with Contexts Co-Editor Fabio Rojas and Production Editor Alisha Kirchoff to discuss his latest book, The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth (2021), his past work including a selection of his other books, social change, and what the academy can do to protect liberal democracies and free speech.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:31Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114974
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Five Big Ideas About AI

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      Authors: Steve G. Hoffman, Kelly Joyce, Sharla Alegria, Susan E. Bell, Taylor M. Cruz, Safiya Umoja Noble, Benjamin Shestakofsky, Laurel Smith-Doerr
      Pages: 8 - 15
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 8-15, Summer 2022.
      Massive investments in artificial intelligence (AI) have sparked a renewed debate over its impact on how we live, learn, and work. The last few years have also seen a burst of critical sociology about AI, pushing the conversation toward a deeper understanding of structural and intersectional inequalities. Here, we offer five big ideas that highlight what is distinctive about the emerging sociology of AI.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:29Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114975
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Why Populist Leaders Succeed

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      Authors: Francesco Duina
      Pages: 16 - 21
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 16-21, Summer 2022.
      We have recently witnessed the rise of populist leaders across the world. What makes those leaders so successful' We still do not quite know. This article offers an answer. The public and private spheres are typically kept distinct and apart in contemporary societies. Populist leaders, however, behave in the public sphere as if they were in the private sphere: they say and do things that are normally only said and done in private. This unorthodox approach resonates strongly with those who feel like the public sphere has left them behind.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:30Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114976
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Contemporary First Amendment Politics

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      Authors: Louis Edgar Esparza
      Pages: 22 - 27
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 22-27, Summer 2022.
      In this essay I contrast twentieth century heroes of freedom of speech in the Old and New Lefts with contemporary “cancel culture” and social media censorship. In so doing, my aim is to invite you to think with me about this metamorphosis and what it means for social movement research.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:28Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114977
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • White Unity and Prisoner-Officer Alliances

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      Authors: Brittany Friedman
      Pages: 28 - 33
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 28-33, Summer 2022.
      The law enforcement badge is a prized possession for white supremacists. Broader patterns of alliances between law enforcement and civilian white supremacists are endemic to social order in the United States, both in free society and within prisons. Using archival methods on trusty systems in California prisons, I show the development of prisoner-officer alliances that reify the privileges of white power.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:29Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114978
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Neighborhoods’ Peril For The Formerly Incarcerated

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      Authors: David S. Kirk
      Pages: 34 - 39
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 34-39, Summer 2022.
      More than 600,000 individuals are released from prison in the United States each year, and 40 percent will be back in prison within three years. Indeed, many social critics have claimed that “nothing works” to rehabilitate prisoners. However, this essay argues that residential change is an overlooked solution to persistent recidivism. It does so by chronicling the life of Kenneth Beaulieu, a formerly incarcerated individual who left Louisiana in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and started a new life in Texas. Kenneth’s story reveals how a fresh start in a new location can help foster a pathway out of crime.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:33Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114987
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Everyday Environmentalism in Europe

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      Authors: Nana Tuntiya
      Pages: 40 - 45
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 40-45, Summer 2022.
      While environmental threats affect all nations globally, different countries develop their unique ways of approaching the problem. In addition to the legal framework protecting its natural resources, Europe developed a model of addressing environmental concerns by everyday actions, incorporating sustainable practices into individual lifestyle choices and business practices. This photo essay documents examples of how such solutions are infused into everyday lives of citizens to a great cumulative impact on the region. This gives an inspiration to other nations to work on reducing their environmental footprint and balancing their economic goals with the mindful stewardship of nature.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:32Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114988
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • The War on Drugs Turns 50

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      Authors: Emily B. Campbell
      Pages: 46 - 48
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 46-48, Summer 2022.
      A discussion of major developments since the war on drugs launched in 1971 including mass incarceration, the overdose crisis, and the Mexican drug war. Challenges are described and solutions considered.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:33Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114989
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • How Anti-Asian Racism is Experienced

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      Authors: Cary Wu
      Pages: 48 - 51
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 48-51, Summer 2022.
      Growing attention has been given to the massive spike in anti-Asian hate crimes since the COVID-19 outbreak. But it is also essential to recognize that not all Asians experience the rise of anti-Asian racism to the same degree. Many individual and contextual factors may shape individuals’ subjective experience of anti-Asian racism. Underlying Asians’ differential experiences are the unequal psychological consequences they bear. This essay explores nativity, and co-ethnic concentration, as well as how they interact to affect Asians’ experience of anti-Asian racism.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:32Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114990
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Ecos, Ethnos, and Fascism

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      Authors: Jesse Callahan Bryant
      Pages: 51 - 53
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 51-53, Summer 2022.
      In many documents left behind by recent white domestic terrorists we see the re-emergence of a national identity that fuses people and land. From Christchurch to El Paso, old articulations "the people" which came to a head most famously in the Nazi sense of the volk and the politics of blood and soil are today resurfacing. This article traces the broad contours of this politics that fuses ethnos and ecos in order to morally justify political exclusion, genocide, and today terrorism via mass shooting.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:32Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114992
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Social Change and Selective Reproduction

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      Authors: Candas Pinar
      Pages: 54 - 57
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 54-57, Summer 2022.
      After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, the sex ratio at birth in Azerbaijan, a former Soviet Republic, became very skewed. Historical data suggest that the collapse of the Soviet safety net, coupled with the increased availability of ultrasounds and longstanding son preference, may have facilitated the practice of sex/gender selection in post-Soviet Azerbaijan.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:31Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114993
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Gender Inequality in Reproductive Health

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      Authors: Emily S. Mann
      Pages: 58 - 59
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 58-59, Summer 2022.
      This review highlights insights from Rene Almeling’s book, GUYnecology: The Missing Science of Men’s Reproductive Health, regarding the social processes that inform cultural assumptions about the relationships between gender, bodies, health, and reproduction.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:31Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114994
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • On Measuring Immigrant Income

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      Authors: Kimberly Higuera
      Pages: 60 - 63
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 60-63, Summer 2022.
      This brief draws on the case of Mexican immigrants, the most populous and constant remitting immigrant group in the United States, to show how remittances are a blind spot for US agencies, like the Census Bureau and IRS. Failing to account for remittance expenses likely leads to the overestimation of income and under-estimation of poverty rates in Mexican immigrant communities. Income and poverty figures of other consistent remitting immigrant groups, like other Latin American and Caribbean immigrants, may also be misestimated. There are two accessible ways to capture the impact of remittances: 1. the Census Bureau should alter the Supplemental Poverty Measure to account for international medical and childrearing expenses and 2. the IRS should allow foreign-born people to claim foreign-bound transactions of any sum that support caretaking, healthcare and education as deductions and account for them when adjusting taxable income. These changes would create a better economic portrait of immigrant communities and facilitate access to safety net programs.
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:30Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114995
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
  • Why Indian Americans are Successful

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      Authors: Tom Chiang
      Pages: 64 - 64
      Abstract: Contexts, Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 64-64, Summer 2022.
      In 2020 IBM tapped Arvind Krishna to be their next CEO. While his success should be celebrated, I argue that Indian American success, as a whole, can be attributed to: (a) the immigration policy of the United States since 1965 and (b) the migratory patterns of Indian nationals when they immigrate. Specifically, the Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965 and the Immigration Act of 1990, as well as the distinct migratory patterns among Indian nationals, especially within the last 5 years, resulted in unprecedented economic success among Indian Americans not seen in most other major Asian American communities
      Citation: Contexts
      PubDate: 2022-10-03T06:05:30Z
      DOI: 10.1177/15365042221114996
      Issue No: Vol. 21, No. 3 (2022)
       
 
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