How Moral Crusaders Construct Meanings of Deviance and Delinquency
Moral panics reveal much about a society’s social structure and the sociology embedded in everyday life. This short text examines extreme reactions to American popular culture over the past century, including crusades against comic books, music, and pinball machines, to help convey the "...
To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge
Stardom and Social Mobility
"... a good book to add to an introduction to sociology course if you want to give your students a good sense of how sociology analyzes culture and media....There is a lot in the book and Sternheimer does a good job of weaving together hard sociological data on stratification, inequalities, wage...
Published January 9th 2011 by Routledge