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Dr. Richard Caston

Richard Caston
Professor
Ph.D., Duke University 1978
Office: Brewster A-421
Tel: 252.328.4214
E-mail: castonr@ecu.edu

Curriculum Vita

Areas of Interest: Economy, Health, Aging, Social Psychology


Research

Selected Publications and Papers
"Teaching, Tracking, and Marketing Our Product," American Sociologist. 1999. 30(1): 5-17 (with Jan Rienerth and Martin Schultz).

Life in a Business Oriented Society, Allyn and Bacon, 1998.

"The Impact of a Hospital Based Educational Program on Adolescent Attitudes toward Drinking and Driving." Journal of Drug Education, vol. 21, no. 4, 1991, pp. 349-59 (with Beverly Dearing and Joan Babin).

"Dimensions of Occupational Inequality and Duncan's Socioeconomic Index," Sociological Forum, vol. 4, no. 3, 1989, pp. 329-48.

"Interorganizational Influences on Mental Health Diagnoses: A Macro-Level Study of Labeling Processes," Sociological Perspectives, vol. 30, no. 2, 1987, pp. 180-200 (with John E. Holman).