Friday, May 13, 2016
The hardest part of teaching sociology is getting students to see how we can make generalizations about groups which are true of the group in general, without being true of each in individual in the group.
One teachable aphorism I came up with this year is "Sociology Understands the Difference Between 'Most' and 'All'".
Today a refinement of that aphorism came to me, which appears in the title of this post.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
This survey found that, on a 17-point scale, a majority of white Republicans fell into the top four levels of racial resentment, and fully a quarter took the most extreme position.
If you can't see the whole chart in your browser, please follow the link to the original article.