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 Life 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”

Q&A