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Schools and other public service providers often require detailed information about local populations to accommodate geographically specific population growth and decline with necessary resources. Faced with relentless middle-class population growth, the Ascension Parish School District requires...
We describe the experiences and perceptions of low-income African American fathers enrolled in a fatherhood support program delivered by mentor fathers. Data were collected through focus groups. Client fathers' key motivations for enrolling in the program were improving parenting skills through...
As the discipline of American sociology enters its second century, the debate over its goals and purpose still remains. This philosophical debate can no longer continue if sociology expects to survive and thrive as a discipline in the twenty-first century. How will the discipline be judged by a...
As a field, applied sociology has developed along with the growth of women's studies. Women's studies scholars have called for greater recognition and appreciation of early women scholars, researchers, and activists during this formative period in the discipline's development (Crocco and Davis,...
Applied Sociology occupies contested territory between academic sociology and social activism. An examination of applied sociology at the turn of the 20th century, as practiced by Caroline Bartlett Crane, Unitarian minister and Progressive Era social reformer, provides an excellent case study of...
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