Volume 87, Number 4, June 2009

Table of Contents

Macrosocial Phenomena

Power and Relation in the World Polity: The INGO Network Country Score, 1978–1998

pp. 1711-1742
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Organizations and Local Development: Economic and Demographic Growth among Southern Counties during Reconstruction

pp. 1743-1771
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Drive-bys and Trade-ups: Examining the Directionality of the Crime and Residential Instability Relationship

pp. 1777-1812
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Perspectives on Gender

Adolescent Identities and Sexual Behavior: An Examination of Anderson’s Player Hypothesis

pp. 1813-1843
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Gender Inequality in Interaction – An Evolutionary Account

pp. 1845-1871
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How Welfare States Shape the Gender Pay Gap: A Theoretical and Comparative Analysis

pp. 1873-1911
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Educational Achievement

Schools or Neighborhoods or Both?: Race and Ethnic Segregation and Educational Attainment

pp. 1913-1941
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Equal Access but Unequal Outcomes: Cultural Capital and Educational Choice in a Meritocratic Society

pp. 1943-1971
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Religion and Prosocial Behavior

Resources That Make You Generous: Effects of Social and Human Resources on Charitable Giving

pp. 1973-1995
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The Continuing Relevance of Family Income for Religious Participation: U.S. White Catholic Church Attendance in the Late 20th Century

pp. 1997-2030
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Five on Health

Too Many Friends: Social Integration, Network Cohesion and Adolescent Depressive Symptoms

pp. 2031-2061
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Neighborhood Racial Isolation, Disorder and Obesity

pp. 2063-2092
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Sex and Race Disparities in Health: Cohort Variations in Life Course Patterns

pp. 2093-2124
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Socioeconomic Status and Health across the Life Course: A Test of the Social Causation and Health Selection Hypotheses

pp. 2125-2153
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Mirage of Health in the Era of Biomedicalization: Evaluating Change in the Threshold of Illness, 1972–1996

pp. 2155-2182
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Book Reviews

Two-Faced Racism: Whites in the Backstage and Frontstage (review)

pp. 2183-2185
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Change and Stability: A Cross-National Analysis of Social Structure and Personality (review)

pp. 2185-2187
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Not Quite White: White Trash and the Boundaries of Whiteness (review)

pp. 2187-2189
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Critics, Ratings, and Society: The Sociology of Reviews (review)

pp. 2189-2191
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Talking about Race: Community Dialogues and the Politics of Difference (review)

pp. 2191-2193
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The Structure and Evolution of Chinese Social Stratification (review)

pp. 2193-2195
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The Logic of Social Research (review)

pp. 2195-2197
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Global Unions: Challenging Transnational Capital through Cross-Border Campaigns (review)

pp. 2197-2198
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Affirmative Advocacy: Race, Class, and Gender in Interest Group Politics (review)

pp. 2199-2200
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Never Saw It Coming: Cultural Challenges to Envisioning the Worst (review)

pp. 2200-2202
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Ending Poverty in America: How to Restore the American Dream (review)

pp. 2203-2205
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Vatican II: A Sociological Analysis of Religious Change (review)

pp. 2205-2207
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Marriage and Cohabitation (review)

pp. 2207-2209
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Big Prisons, Big Dreams (review)

pp. 2210-2211
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The Failed Welfare Revolution: America’s Struggle Over Guaranteed Income Policy (review)

pp. 2212-2213
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After the Baby Boomers: How Twenty-and Thirty-Somethings Are Shaping the Future of American Religion (review)

pp. 2214-2215
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In the Course of a Lifetime: Tracing Religious Belief, Practice, and Change (review)

pp. 2216-2218
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The Face of Discrimination: How Race and Gender Impact Work and Home Lives (review)

pp. 2218-2220
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Sociology Confronts the Holocaust: Memories and Identities in Jewish Diasporas (review)

pp. 2221-2222
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The Next Catastrophe: Reducing Our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters (review)

pp. 2222-2224
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Living Through the Hoop: High School Basketball, Race, and the American Dream (review)

pp. 2224-2226
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The Devil’s Handwriting: Precoloniality and the German Colonial State in Qingdao, Samoa, and Southwest Africa (review)

pp. 2226-2228
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Democracy and the New Religious Pluralism (review)

pp. 2228-2230
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