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Women’s Underrepresentation in Academic Physics in the People’s Republic of China
(Begell House, 2016)
Despite recent scholarly focus on women's underrepresentation in the sciences, little is known about gender disparity in science outside the US and Europe. Since much growth in global science is occurring outside these ...
Examining Links Between Religion, Evolution Views, and Climate Change Skepticism
Recent media portrayals link climate change skepticism to evolution skepticism, often as part of a larger “antiscience” tendency related to membership in conservative religious groups. Using national survey data, we examine ...
Gossip as Social Control: Informal Sanctions on Ethical Violations in Scientific Workplaces
(Oxford Univerisity Press, 2016)
Research on misconduct in science has largely focused on egregious violations such as fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism. Recent scholarship, however, calls for greater attention to forms of everyday misconduct and ...
Examining the Effects of Exposure to Religion in the Workplace on Perceptions of Religious Discrimination
Charges of religion-related employment discrimination have doubled in the past decade. Multiple factors are likely contributing to this trend, such as the increased religious diversity of the US population and the increased ...
Rejecting the conflict narrative: American Jewish and Muslim views on science and religion
Sociological research on the US population’s views of science and religion has recently burgeoned, but focuses primarily on Christian fundamentalists and evangelicals. Our study advances understandings of how Americans of ...