Sociology

What Happens When Evangelical Virgin Men Get Married? This Secular Female Sociologist Found Out.
August 17, 2014

Once you get married, the “beastly”—excessive masturbation, watching pornography—doesn’t disappear.

Unhappy Marriages May Produce More Daughters
Upending a decades-long assumption that having daughters can lead to higher rates of divorce
July 18, 2014

Upending a decades-long assumption that having daughters can lead to higher rates of divorce.

Grown Women Don't Need a 'Best Friend'
No matter what Amy Poehler tells you
July 10, 2014

Why do women feel the need to label their friendships?

Facebook Did Screw With You, and It Wasn’t Even Worth It
June 30, 2014

The worst part about Facebook's studying your data without your consent is that they didn't find anything interesting.

A Sociologist's Advice to Gary Oldman: Act More Mortified
Defining the keys to a successful apology
June 25, 2014

Defining the keys to a successful apology.

If Your High School Friends Are Having Babies, You're More Likely to Get Pregnant, Too
May 29, 2014

It's your friends—not your family— that have the most influence on when you decide to get pregnant. 

Do Jewish Men Postpone Death Until After Passover?
April 15, 2014

dwindling number of American Jews will bother attending a Passover Seder this year—but some may postpone their own deaths to take part in one.

Death to Cupid
Love is not "all you need." Far from it.
February 13, 2014

Boycott Valentine's Day and end our nation's obsession with romantic love.

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