Topic: Norval Glenn

Professor Emeritus Norval Glenn, Leading Scholar of Sociology, Dies at 77

Feb. 17, 2011

Norval D. Glenn, professor emeritus of sociology, who taught for 47 years at The University of Texas at Austin, died Feb. 15 after a two-year battle with myelodysplastic syndrome, a form of blood cancer. He was 77 years old.

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Researchers diagnose health consequences of marriage, divorce

Feb. 11, 2008

So, why aren’t you married? It’s an age-old question dreaded by single people. The underlying assumption of the awkward inquiry: there is something wrong with being single and one’s life is somehow incomplete without a partner. 

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Sociology study on divorce in Washington Post

Feb. 7, 2008
Sociology study on divorce in Washington Post

"Children of Divorce Care for Parents Less" read the headline of a UPI article last September that reported the results of a study revealing that divorce predicts a significantly lower level of involvement among adult children in caring for their aging parents.

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