May receives TAA Publication Grant

Reuben MayReuben A. Buford May, a Professor in the Department of Sociology at Texas A&M University, received a TAA Publication Grant for out-of-pocket expenses incurred in the publication of his book, Urban Nightlife: Entertaining Race, Class, and Culture in Public Space. The book will be published by Rutgers University Press in September 2014.

“I am honored to receive a TAA Publication Grant,” said May. “It is comforting to know that TAA is continuously working to support authors as they pursue their academic and research interests. Their support is truly inspirational. Thank you.” [Read more…]

TAA VP Steven Barkan publishes new textbook

SociologyTAA Vice President Steven Barkan has published a new version of his textbook, Sociology: Understanding and Changing the Social World, Comprehensive Edition, v. 1.1 (Flat World Knowledge, November 2013). Barkan is a professor of sociology at the University of Maine.