We talk with journalist Heidi Legg about her new paper examining five big trends in local journalism -- and why saving local news just might save democracy itself.
One thing is clear from academic research on rural schools: closings and consolidations can drastically change the flavor of civic life in a rural community.
Are workplace recovery programs successful in helping people to quit abusing drugs and avoid relapsing? A growing field of research suggests the answer is yes, though their success may have more to do with incentives than the nature of work itself. There are a few ways that scholars have studied the relationship between employment