Department of Sociology

Smart phones are empowering women worldwide

Published: 25Jun2020

By giving women access to information they otherwise wouldn’t have, mobile phones are transforming lives. Putting smart phones in women’s hands could be a powerful tool to support sustainable...

Oil companies' ad spending: Driven by climate change legislation & media coverage

Published: 7Jan2020

Spending on advertising by major oil corporations has reached an all-time high over the past decade. In a recent paper in Climatic Change, researchers from McGill, Brown and Rutgers Universities...

Experts: US Midterm Elections 2018

Published: 24Oct2018

Here are McGill professors and researchers that are available to comment on the upcoming 2018 US midterm elections on November 6, 2018:

Experts - Quebec election campaign

Published: 23Aug2018

Graham Fraser, Visiting Professor, McGill Institute for the Study of Canada ...

Expert on Census 2016: More Canadians living alone and without children (August 2)

Published: 2Aug2017

“Canadians are living increasingly alone and without children, according to the latest census figures released by Statistics Canada.” (CBC)

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