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  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

Organizations and Local Development: Economic and Demographic Growth among Southern Counties during Reconstruction

pp. 1743-1771

Drive-bys and Trade-ups: Examining the Directionality of the Crime and Residential Instability Relationship

pp. 1777-1812

Perspectives on Gender

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

pp. 1813-1843

Gender Inequality in Interaction – An Evolutionary Account

pp. 1845-1871

How Welfare States Shape the Gender Pay Gap: A Theoretical and Comparative Analysis

pp. 1873-1911

Educational Achievement

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

pp. 1913-1941

Equal Access but Unequal Outcomes: Cultural Capital and Educational Choice in a Meritocratic Society

pp. 1943-1971

Religion and Prosocial Behavior

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

pp. 1973-1995

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

pp. 1997-2030

Five on Health

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

pp. 2031-2061

Neighborhood Racial Isolation, Disorder and Obesity

pp. 2063-2092

Sex and Race Disparities in Health: Cohort Variations in Life Course Patterns

pp. 2093-2124

Socioeconomic Status and Health across the Life Course: A Test of the Social Causation and Health Selection Hypotheses

pp. 2125-2153

Mirage of Health in the Era of Biomedicalization: Evaluating Change in the Threshold of Illness, 1972–1996

pp. 2155-2182

Book Reviews

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

pp. 2183-2185

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

pp. 2185-2187

Not Quite White: White Trash and the Boundaries of Whiteness (review)

pp. 2187-2189

Critics, Ratings, and Society: The Sociology of Reviews (review)

pp. 2189-2191

Talking about Race: Community Dialogues and the Politics of Difference (review)

pp. 2191-2193

The Structure and Evolution of Chinese Social Stratification (review)

pp. 2193-2195

The Logic of Social Research (review)

pp. 2195-2197

Global Unions: Challenging Transnational Capital through Cross-Border Campaigns (review)

pp. 2197-2198

Affirmative Advocacy: Race, Class, and Gender in Interest Group Politics (review)

pp. 2199-2200

Never Saw It Coming: Cultural Challenges to Envisioning the Worst (review)

pp. 2200-2202

Ending Poverty in America: How to Restore the American Dream (review)

pp. 2203-2205

Vatican II: A Sociological Analysis of Religious Change (review)

pp. 2205-2207

Marriage and Cohabitation (review)

pp. 2207-2209

Big Prisons, Big Dreams (review)

pp. 2210-2211

The Failed Welfare Revolution: America’s Struggle Over Guaranteed Income Policy (review)

pp. 2212-2213

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

pp. 2214-2215

In the Course of a Lifetime: Tracing Religious Belief, Practice, and Change (review)

pp. 2216-2218

The Face of Discrimination: How Race and Gender Impact Work and Home Lives (review)

pp. 2218-2220

Sociology Confronts the Holocaust: Memories and Identities in Jewish Diasporas (review)

pp. 2221-2222

The Next Catastrophe: Reducing Our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters (review)

pp. 2222-2224

Living Through the Hoop: High School Basketball, Race, and the American Dream (review)

pp. 2224-2226

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

pp. 2226-2228

Democracy and the New Religious Pluralism (review)

pp. 2228-2230

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