Sociology

One Sociologist's Epic Quest: Walk New York City, All 120,000 Blocks

A 6,000 mile journey.

The Case for Cul-de-Sacs

People who live in them actually have greater social cohesion, according to one sociologist.

The Most Famous Models for How Cities Grow Are Wrong

We need new ways to explain growing urban inequality.

Communities Aren't Just Places, They're Social Networks

A conversation with urban sociologist Zachary Neal on his new book, The Connected City.