Jeffrey Guhin


Jeffrey Guhin is a sociologist at UCLA. His first book, Agents of God: Boundaries and Authority in Muslim and Christian Schools, will be published by Oxford University Press in December. He was the Abd El-Kader Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia from 2013 to 2016.

How COVID Can Change What Schools Are For

What if the purpose of education has nothing to do with social mobility?

The Good Life of Staying at Home

As far back as Aristotle, we’ve known that material inequality makes the good life easier to get.

Scorsese’s Catholic Dilemma

The question for Silence is not whether another world exists but how such a recognition should affect our lives here.

Can Evangelicals Agree With Bernie Sanders?

Bernie Sanders at Liberty University is more than a momentary truce in the culture war.

In Defense of Scientific Asteroids

Is the science in social science worth defending? The short answer is yes, and the long answer is that it depends on how you define science.

What We're Reading This Summer

Summer reads from THR staff and friends.