It's like sociology is engaged in this campaign to purge the air in its hallways from heterodox thought as much as possible, and then it simultaneously wonders why students trained in this sterile environment have trouble articulating their ideas to the general public.Well, go read all that. But here's my question for you current and recent students. Did you take or avoid classes in sociology? Tell us about it.
April 25, 2006
"I've thought about starting to pretend to be more politically conservative than I am in seminars just to feel less complicit in all this."
Suffering through sociology, where "[y]ou are asked to believe that the way to 'de-racialize' something is to take an award with no name attached to it and attach to it the name presently attached to the major sociology award associated with race."
Posted by Ann Althouse at 7:20 AM