sociology

upcoming talks

April 3-6. Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meeting. Discussant: Mass Media and the Public Sphere II.

May 29-June 14, Law and Society Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. Individual submission. "Conceptions of the First Amendment and Online Crime Reporting."


online @tsp

peer reviewed publications
Sarah Lageson, Mike Vuolo, and Chris Uggen. 2014. “Legal Ambiguity in Managerial Assessments of Criminal Records.” Forthcoming at Law and Social Inquiry.

Mike Vuolo, Chris Uggen, and Sarah Lageson. 2014. “Taste Clusters of Music and Drugs: Evidence from Three Analytical Levels.” Forthcoming at the British Journal of Sociology.

Chris Uggen, Mike Vuolo, Sarah Lageson, Ebony Ruhland, Hilary Whitham. “The Edge of Stigma: An Experimental Audit of the Effects of Low-level Criminal Records on Employment.” Under review.

Mike Vuolo, Chris Uggen, and Sarah Lageson. “The Effect of the Great Recession on Entry-Level Job Applicants by Race: A Happenstance Experiment.” Under review.


book chapters & articles
Sarah Lageson. 2014. “Correcting American Corrections, with Francis Cullen, David Garland, David Jacobs, and Jeremy Travis.” Crime and the Punished, edited by Chris Uggen and Doug Hartmann. New York: W.W. Norton.

Sarah Shannon and Sarah Lageson, 2014. "Discovering Desistance." The Society Pages (online) and forthcoming in Crime and thePunished, edited by Chris Uggen and Doug Hartmann. New York: W.W. Norton.

Sarah Lageson and Chris Uggen. 2013. “Crime, Punishment and Employment Over the Life Course.” Handbookof Life Course Criminology, edited by Marvin Krohn and Chris Gibson. New York: Springer.

Sarah Lageson, Sinan Erensu, and Kyle Green. 2013. "Laughter and the PoliticalLandscape.” The Social Side of Politics, edited by Chris Uggen and Doug Hartmann. New York: W.W. Norton.

Sarah Lageson, Kyle Green, and Sinan Erensu. 2011. “The Wire Goes to College.” Contexts (10)3: 12-15. 


working papers
Sarah Lageson. Digital Reporting, User Comments, and Perceptions of Punishment:
An Online Experiment. Research in Progress.

Sarah Lageson. A Legal Inquiry of Online Mugshots, Blogs, and Social Media Crime
Reports. Research in Progress.

Sarah Lageson. Legal Consciousness, the First Amendment, and the Field of Digital
Crime Reporting. Research in progress, manuscript available.

Sarah Lageson. Theoretical Perspectives on Crime Reporting. Manuscript available.
Mike Vuolo, Chris Uggen, and Sarah Lageson. Statistical Power in Experimental
Audit Studies: Cautions and Calculations for Paired Tests with Dichotomous
Outcomes. Manuscript available.


teaching
Introduction to American Criminal Justice (Instructor)
Introduction to Sociology (Instructor)
Politics and Society (TA)
Sociology of Law (TA)
Sociology of Punishment and Corrections (TA)