Stories by Karen Sternheimer:
Gaming and Violence
This generation of kids, hooked on Halo and Grand Theft Auto, are actually committing less crime, reveals USC sociologist Karen Sternheimer.
Rats, Peanuts & Madoff
From Ponzi schemes to tainted peanuts, corporate wrongdoing is on everyone’s mind. What makes bigwigs think they can do whatever they want?
The End of Racism?
The election that made Obama America’s first black president also brought racism into the spotlight, says USC sociologist Karen Sternheimer.
How To Choose a VP
The moment of decision draws near. Karen Sternheimer examines the running mate dilemma with
the eye of a social psychologist.