friendship http://nhpr.org en Sociologist To Dudes: Man Up And Make Some Friends http://nhpr.org/post/sociologist-dudes-man-and-make-some-friends <p>The holidays are a time for gathering with friends and family. For dudes; not so much. A study published by the American Sociological Review found that white, heterosexual men have the fewest friends of any American demographic – which may be why the 'bro-mance' movies like <em>I Love You, Man</em> hit so close to home. <strong>Lisa Wade </strong>is professor of sociology at Occidental College and principal writer for <em>Sociological Images. </em>She <a href="http://www.salon.com/2013/12/08/american_mens_hidden_crisis_they_need_more_friends/" target="_blank">wrote about the American man’s friend crisis</a> for <em>Salon.</em></p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:58:21 +0000 Virginia Prescott 40324 at http://nhpr.org Sociologist To Dudes: Man Up And Make Some Friends Three Wishes, Three Surprise Endings http://nhpr.org/post/three-wishes-three-surprise-endings <p>Author Pamela Ferdand talks about "Three Wishes," now out in paperback.</p> Wed, 11 Jan 2012 16:23:05 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1358 at http://nhpr.org Three Wishes, Three Surprise Endings