Public Sociology

2011
Patterson O. The Post-Black Condition. The New York Times. 2011. The Post-Black Condition [full text]

A book review of "Who's Afraid of Post Blackness? What it Means to be Black Now." by Touré.

Patterson O. Freedom and 9/11. Democracy: A Journal of Ideas. 2011;Summer 2011 (21). Freedom and 9/11 [full text]
2009
Patterson O. Equality. Democracy: A Journal of Ideas. 2009;Winter 2009 (11). Equality [full text]
2007
About Public Sociology
Patterson O. About Public Sociology. In: Clawson D Public Sociology: Fifteen Eminent Sociologists Debate Politics and the Profession in the Twenty-First Century. University of California Press ; 2007. About Public Sociology [full text]
2002
Patterson O. Beyond Compassion: Selfish Reasons for Being Unselfish. Daedalus: Journal of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences [Internet]. 2002;131 (1) :26 - 38. Publisher's Version Beyond Compassion: Selfish Reasons for Being Unselfish [full text]