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SPECIAL REPORTS

Click on a title below to access either an individual article (denoted by an asterisk) or a set of articles published as a Special Report. The issue of publication appears in parentheses.

Special Reports for "Sociology"
Executing Underage Killers * (August 2004)
Not 'Unadoptable': New Effort to Find Homes for Older Foster Children * (August 2004)
Matthew Daniels: Undergirding Marriage * (June 2004)
Peti's Malu: Traditions of Samoan Tattooing * (June 2004)
Hoops for Hope: American Basketball Is Ambassador in Africa * (May 2004)
Renaissance in the North: New Life in England's Industrial North * (May 2004)
The Hazards of Promiscuous Sex (March 2004)
Once They Took Heads: The Tribes of Sarawak, Borneo * (March 2004)
Education Is Not a Luxury * (March 2004)
A Head Start for Poor Children? * (February 2004)
Equal Education? * (February 2004)
Dream of a Better Day: The Crisis of Health and Education in Haiti * (February 2004)
No Time for Humor * (February 2004)
Africa's Ills: Nothing Democracy Can't Fix ... * (January 2004)
Accountability in an Unaccountable World * (January 2004)
The Best Place: Curitiba, Brazil's Urban Paradise * (January 2004)
'Life Is Tough': Children in Domestic Labor in Haiti * (January 2004)
A Nation of Servants: Defining Public Service for the Twenty-first Century * (January 2004)
Francois Boko: African Democracy Dynamo * (November 2003)
The Victim as Weapon * (November 2003)
Donald Stephens: Angel of Mercy * (October 2003)
Budding Relationships * (October 2003)
Where They're Going: Tampere Is Finland's Industrial Heart * (October 2003)
Banned Books: How Schools Restrict the Reading of Young People * (September 2003)
Fellow Travelers Along the Trail: Appalachian Paradise * (August 2003)
Rethinking Japan: College Students Speak Their Minds * (August 2003)
America's Babel of Ethnic Voices * (August 2003)
Rowhouse Dreams * (August 2003)
Some Might Call It Heaven Sent * (August 2003)
Under the Stars: The Locarno Film Festival * (August 2003)
Women for Women * (June 2003)
When the Land Is Worn Out: Last Days of the Maya Campesino * (June 2003)
At Home Away From Home: The English-Speaking Community in Switzerland * (June 2003)
Day to Day: The Wealth of Markets and Crafts in Ghana * (June 2003)
Retirement, Baby Boomer Style * (June 2003)
Mirage in the Desert: Lessons in Building a World Class Health-Care System * (June 2003)
Death and the Law * (May 2003)
The Growing Fields * (May 2003)
Warming Bodies and Souls * (April 2003)
What to Do With Billy Bulger * (April 2003)
America's Sweeteners Today * (March 2003)
Who Kills Who?': Algeria's Traumatized Press Recovers * (February 2003)
Where Is Black America Headed? (February 2003)
Patching Up the American Family * (January 2003)
Defusing Dangers to U.S. Security * (January 2003)
Three Strikes and You're Out! * (January 2003)
Not Ready to Go Home Yet: Hanley Denning's Safe Passage * (January 2003)
Healing With Words and Acts on Campus * (January 2003)
The Future Is a Distant Shore: Refugees in Switzerland * (December 2002)
America Today (November 2001)
America and Immigration (September 2001)
Taking the Measure of America (May 2001)
A New Agenda for the New President (January 2001)
Public Education and Public Choice (September 2000)
Urban Growth: Problem or Opportunity? (August 2000)
Gambling: National Addiction or Harmless Pastime? (July 2000)
Is It a War on Drugs? (February 2000)
Is Welfare Reform Working? (January 2000)
The Feminist Attack on Religion (June 1999)
The Medicare Challenge (March 1999)
Black And Affluent (February 1999)
Should Race Be a Basis for Government Policy? (September 1998)
The Comeback of the Big City (August 1998)
Life Before Death (July 1998)
Issues in Higher Education (June 1998)
The Rise--And Fall?--Of Affirmative Action (June 1998)
The Sixties: Praiseworthy or Misbegotten? (May 1998)
The Marriage Crisis (November 1997)
The Crime Decline--Yes And No (October 1997)
Do We Need the Parental Rights Amendment? (May 1997)
Gun Control: Crime or Crime Stopper? (February 1997)
Partial-Birth Abortion Debate (January 1997)
Advertising and Ethics (September 1996)
Florida: Cloudy Days Ahead? (August 1996)
The Zen of Sports (July 1996)
The Risen South (July 1996)
Thinking About Technology (March 1996)
The Five Great Challenges Facing America (January 1996)
The Future of the Family? (December 1995)
Saving Social Security (November 1995)
Health-Care Rationing? (October 1995)
Reforming Welfare (September 1995)
Saving our Children (July 1995)
Artificial Intelligence: Oxymoron or New Frontier? (July 1995)
The Love of Language (June 1995)
The All-New Congress (April 1995)
Tough Trade-Offs: THe Drug Legalization Debate (January 1995)
The Divisiveness of Diversity (November 1994)
Where Are We Headed on the Information Superhighway? (November 1994)
Social Ills: A Family Affair? (August 1994)
Youth Violence and the Media (July 1994)
Assessing Waco, One Year Later (June 1994)
The Welfare Reform We Really Need (May 1994)
Dollars and Disease (April 1994)
How Violent Is America? (April 1994)
Immigration: Boon or Bane to the U.S.? (January 1994)
Journalism on the Rocks? (December 1993)
The Limits of Tolerance (November 1993)
Clinton's Cultural Revolution (October 1993)
Homosexuality: New Virtue or Old Vice? (October 1993)
California: Paradise Lost? (September 1993)
Too Many People? (June 1993)
Children Having Children: Costs and Consquences (June 1993)
Women: America's New Power Brokers (March 1993)
An Agenda for the New Clinton Administration (January 1993)
Pornography: Against Love and Decency (December 1992)
Welfare: Rethinking the Contract (September 1992)
TV Or Not TV? (June 1992)
Police and Liberal Society (March 1992)
Racism: Shall We Overcome? (February 1992)
America's New Homeless (December 1991)
Capitalism: Promise and Pitfalls (November 1991)
America At Work: No More Business As Usual (October 1991)
Day Care: The New Surrogacy (September 1991)
Equal Access to Justice? (June 1991)
Women in a Changing World (April 1991)
Religion and Liberal Society (January 1991)
The Family: A Search for Norms (November 1990)
Sustaining Community (October 1990)
Privacy and the Public Interest (September 1990)
Health Care: It's Not What It Used To Be (August 1990)
Child Abuse and Society's Response (June 1990)
Youth Crime and Juvenile Justice (April 1990)
Parenting: Today's Complex Challenges (September 1989)
Growing Old in America (December 1988)
Children of the Baby Boomers: Prospects for the Future (November 1988)
Sports in the Contemporary World (October 1988)
Hispanics: America's Fastest Growing Minority (September 1988)
The Sixties: Dreams and Illusions (August 1988)
The '88 Election: Its Meaning for America and the World (December 1987)
The Politics of AIDS (November 1987)
The Changing Face of Racism in America (March 1987)
Plight of the Contemporary Family (December 1986)
Battling the Drug Leviathan (October 1986)
The Direction of Social Welfare (April 1986)
The Public Schools: Where Do We Go From Here? (March 1986)

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