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Volume 91, Number 2, December 2012

Table of Contents


Shifting Social Contracts and the Sociological Imagination

pp. 327-346

Social Structure and Personality during the Transformation of Urban China: A Comparison to Transitional Poland and Ukraine

pp. 347-373

Depleting Capital?: Race, Wealth and Informal Financial Assistance

pp. 375-395

Status Configurations, Military Service and Higher Education

pp. 397-421


Occupational Linguistic Niches and the Wage Growth of Latino Immigrants

pp. 423-451

The Educational Gradient in Intermarriage: A Comparative Analysis of Immigrant Groups in the United States

pp. 453-476

School Stratification in New and Established Latino Destinations

pp. 477-502

Delayed Special Education Placement for Learning Disabilities among Children of Immigrants

pp. 503-529


Does Critical Mass Matter?: Women’s Political Representation and Child Health in Developing Countries

pp. 531-557

The Role of the State in the Repression and Revival of Religiosity in Central Eastern Europe

pp. 559-582


The Gendered Consequences of Unemployment Insurance Reforms

pp. 583-608

Losing a Job: The Nonpecuniary Cost of Unemployment in the United States

pp. 609-633


Reassessing the Link between Women’s Premarital Cohabitation and Marital Quality

pp. 635-662

Intimate Partner Violence in Colombia: Who Is at Risk?

pp. 663-688

Book Review Essay

Privilege: The Making of an Adolescent Elite at St. Paul’s School (review)

pp. 689-696

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