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  Volume 87, Number 2, December 2008

Table of Contents

From: Social Forces

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Around the World in Seven

Spaghetti Politics: Local Electoral Systems and Alliance Structure in Italy, 1984-2001

pp. 623-649 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0147

Unintended Consequences of Repression: Alliance Formation in South Korea's Democracy Movement (1970-1979)

pp. 651-677 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0153

The Value of Non-Work Time in Cross-National Quality of Life Comparisons: The Case of the United States vs. the Netherlands

pp. 679-712 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0125

Interaction Domains and Suicide: A Population-based Panel Study of Suicides in Stockholm, 1991-1999

pp. 713-740 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0130

Choice by Contrast in Swedish Schools: How Peers' Achievement Affects Educational Choice

pp. 741-765 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0135

Family Formation in Post-Soviet Ukraine: Changing Effects of Education in a Period of Rapid Social Change

pp. 767-794 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0140

Opportunity for Whom?: Political Opportunity and Critical Events in Canadian Aboriginal Mobilization, 1951-2000

pp. 795-823 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0145


Relationship Quality in Interethnic Marriages and Cohabitations

pp. 825-855 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0151

Social Contacts and Race/Ethnic Job Matching

pp. 857-886 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0123

Guarded Borders: Adolescent Interracial Romance and Peer Trouble at School

pp. 889-910 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0128

Other Articles

Emotional Segues and the Management of Emotion by Women and Men

pp. 911-936 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0133

A New Generation of Women?: How Female ROTC Cadets Negotiate the Tension between Masculine Military Culture and Traditional Femininity

pp. 937-960 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0138

Social Networks and Political Participation: How Do Networks Matter?

pp. 961-982 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0143

Disasters in the Twenty-First Century: Modern Destruction and Future Instruction: A Special Section

Disasters in the Twenty-First Century: Modern Destruction and Future Instruction

pp. 983-991 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0149

Elites and Panic: More to Fear than Fear Itself

pp. 993-1014 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0155

Organizing Hazards, Engineering Disasters?: Improving the Recognition of Political-Economic Factors in the Creation of Disasters

pp. 1015-1038 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0126

From 9/11 to 8/29: Post-Disaster Recovery and Rebuilding in New York and New Orleans

pp. 1039-1062 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0131

A World-System Approach to Post-Catastrophe International Relief

pp. 1063-1087 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0136

Population Composition, Migration and Inequality: The Influence of Demographic Changes on Disaster Risk and Vulnerability

pp. 1089-1114 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0141

Rethinking the Nature of Disaster: From Failed Instruments of Learning to a Post-Social Understanding

pp. 1115-1138 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0146

Book Reviews

The Explanation of Crime: Context, Mechanisms, and Development (review)

pp. 1139-1141 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0152

Race and Policing in America: Conflict and Reform (review)

pp. 1141-1143 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0124

The Great American Crime Decline (review)

pp. 1143-1145 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0129

Governing Through Crime: How the War on Crime Transformed American Democracy and Created a Culture of Fear (review)

pp. 1145-1147 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0134

Lucia. Testimonies of a Brazilian Drug Dealer's Woman (review)

pp. 1147-1148 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0139

The Crosses of Auschwitz: Nationalism and Religion in Post-Communist Poland (review)

pp. 1149-1150 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0144

Activism, Inc.: How that Outsourcing of Grassroots Campaigns is Strangling Progressive Politics in America (review)

pp. 1151-1152 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0150

Social Change and Cultural Continuity Among Native Nations (review)

pp. 1153-1154 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0156

Brave New Stepfamilies: Diverse Paths Toward Stepfamily Living (review)

pp. 1155-1156 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0127

Age Matters: Realigning Feminist Thinking (review)

pp. 1156-1158 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0132

Deflecting Immigration: Networks, Markets, and Regulation in Los Angeles (review)

pp. 1158-1161 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0137

Memory Practices in the Sciences (review)

pp. 1161-1163 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0142

Social Movements in Health (review)

pp. 1163-1165 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0148

Changing Rhythms of American Family Life (review)

pp. 1165-1166 | DOI: 10.1353/sof.0.0154

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