Welcome to Washington SSN

Alexes Harris on the High Cost of Fines for Defendants

Scott Alard on the Changing Geography of Poverty

About the chapter

Washington SSN brings together scholars from multiple locations in the Pacific Northwest, primarily in Washington state. Members include leading scholars of criminal justice, economic and racial inequality, health care, political history, urban development, tax policy, and more.  

Leaders
University of Washington
University of Washington
Members
University of Washington
University of Chicago
University of Washington
University of Washington, Bothell
University of Washington
University of Washington
Evergreen State College
University of Washington
University of Washington
Washington State University
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Washington
University of Puget Sound
Saint Martin's University
University of Washington
University of Washington

Latest Contributions

A Suicidal Republican Civil War

Lessons for Washington from a Carbon-Tax Autopsy

  • Steven Michael Karceski

The Freddie Mercury Story that Goes Untold in 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

  • Laurie Marhoefer

Why Incarcerated People Hold the Keys to Prison Reform

  • Dan Berger

Latest in the News

Margaret O'Mara quoted on sanctions against Big Tech firms in Ian Sherr, "Facebook Should be Punished, not Broken Up " MSN Money, May 14, 2019.
Margaret O'Mara's research on the importance of historians discussed in Knute Berger, "Why We Need History Majors to Understand our Future," Crosscut, April 22, 2019.
"Mass Incarceration and Its Mystification: A Review of The 13th," Dan Berger, Black Perspectives, October 22, 2016.
"When White Supremacists Strike, Police Don't Always Strike Back," Dan Berger, The Washington Post, August 18, 2017.

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