Karl Spitzweg, "The Bookworm,"

Social Problems
Professor Larry Stern
Reading Assignments, Videos & Web Sites


Larry Stern's Teaching Philosophy and Overview of the Course

Larry Stern, Why I Teach

Michael Buraway, “To Advance, Sociology Must Not Retreat,” The Chronicle Review, August 13, 2004

"More in U.S. Say Healthcare Is the Most Important Problem,"Gallup Politics, July 14, 2017

Frank Newport and Andrew Dugan, "Partisan Differences Growing on a Number of Issues," Gallup Politics, August 3, 2017

Clara Turnage, "Most Republicans Think Colleges Are Bad for the Country. Why?" The Chronicle of Higherer Education, July 10, 2017

"Sharp Partisan Divisions in Views of National Institutions: Republicans increasingly say colleges have negative impact on U.S.," Pew Research Center: U.S. Politics and Society, July 10, 2017

"Moral Issues, 2002 - 2017," Gallup Poll