Recent Books

Books published by Sociology faculty (since 2015):

Jennifer Lundquist (with Celeste Curington and Ken-Hou Lin). 2021. The Dating Divide: Race and Desire in the Era of Online Romance. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Jung, Moon-Kie, and João H. Costa Vargas, eds. 2021. Antiblackness. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 

Janoski, Thomas, Cedric de LeonJoya Misra, and Isaac Martin (eds). 2020. The New Handbook of Political Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

de Leon, Cedric. 2019. Crisis! When Political Parties Lose the Consent to Rule. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Tomaskovic-Devey, Don and Dustin Avent-Holt. 2019. Relational Inequalities: An Organizational Approach. Oxford University Press. Winner of the American Sociological Association Section on Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility Outstanding Book Award, American Sociological Association Section, Organizations, Occupations, and Work, Max Weber Award; 2019 CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title.

Kerrissey, Jasmine, Eve Weinbaum, Clare Hammonds, Tom Juravich and Dan Clawson (equal contributions). 2019. Labor in the Time of Trump. Ithaca, NY: ILR/Cornell University Press.

Young, Kathryne M. 2018. How to Be Sort of Happy in Law School. Stanford: Stanford University Press. 

Parvez, Fareen. 2017. Politicizing Islam: the Islamic Revival in France and India. New York: Oxford University Press. 2018 Society for the Study of Social Problems Global Division Book Award, 2018 Distinguished Book Award, American Sociological Association's Religion Section

Felt, Ulrike, Rayvon Fouché, Clark A. Miller, and Laurel Smith-Doerr, Editors. Handbook of Science and Technology Studies, 4th edition. 2017. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Awarded the STS Infrastructure Prize from the Society for Social Studies of Science, 2017. Translated into Chinese by Zhejiang University Press, 2020.

de Leon, Cedric. 2015. The Origins of Right to Work: Antilabor Democracy in Nineteenth-Century Chicago. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press.

de Leon, Cedric, Manali Desai, and Cihan Tugal (eds). 2015. Building Blocs: How Parties Organize Society. Stanford: Stanford University Press. Honorable Mention in the 2016 Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship (Article or Book Chapter) Award, sponsored by the American Sociological Association, Political Sociology Section.

Hagan, John, Joshua Kaiser, and Anna Hanson. Iraq and the Crimes of Aggressive War: The Legal Cynicism of Criminal Militarism. 2015. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Jung, Moon-Kie. 2015. Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy: Denaturalizing U.S. Racisms Past and Present. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. Winner of the 2016 Outstanding Academic Title Award, sponsored by Choice.

Wynn, Jonathan. 2015 Music/City: American Festivals and Placemaking in Austin, Nashville and Newport. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.