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What does ASA stand for?

ASA stands for American Sociological Association

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Addressing the case in a public statement last February, the American Sociological Association, which has more than 14,000 members, warned that forced release of the transcripts "threatens the academic freedom to study difficult and controversial topics.
Among the topics examined are the history of the Radical Caucus of the American Sociological Association, the critical tradition's contribution of class analysis and understandings of imperialism to mainstream sociology, the divide between radical Weberian thought and Marxism, the "color blind" racial politics of the Obama presidency, Obama and US-Latin American relations, racism as justification of imperialism, the value of Guy Debord and the Situationist Movement to a renewed socialism, the critical theory of religion, lingering elements of white supremacy within the quotidian interpersonal interactions of everyday life, Foucauldian understandings of surveillance, and the political economy of school violence in Trinidad.