Spring 2016

Held on Wednesday, May 4, the SJSU College of Social Sciences Dean’s Symposium for Spring 2016 featured presentations on the theme ‟Social Support and Adjustment to Stressful Lie Experiences”:

Introductory Remarks

Annabel Prins, Psychology

“Emotional Support in the Development and Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder”

Faustina DuCros, Sociology & Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

“‘This Big Village of People’: Louisiana Migrants and the Supportive Role of Catholic Parish Networks in the City of Angels”

A.J. Faas, Anthropology

“Minga Practice in the Shadow of the Volcano: Reciprocity, Cooperation, and the Complexities of Social Support in Disasters”

Garrick Percival, Political Science

“Mass Incarceration in California: The Long Unwind”