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Cary Wu

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Department of Sociology

Assistant Professor

Office: Vari Hall, 2148
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 22825
Email: carywu@yorku.ca

Media Requests Welcome
Accepting New Graduate Students

Research Interests

Sociology , Statistics, Social Inequality (Immigration, Gender, Race and Ethnicity), Political Culture (Social Trust, Political Support, Comparative Politics), Sociology of the City (Urban Theories, Scenes, Neighborhood), China
Book Chapters

Publication
Year

Wilkes, Rima, and Cary Wu. "Trust and minority groups." The Oxford Handbook of Social and Political Trust (2018): 231.

2017

Journal Articles

Publication
Year

Wu, Cary, Rima Wilkes, Daniel Silver, and Terry Nichols Clark. "Current debates in urban theory from a scale perspective: Introducing a scenes approach." Urban Studies 56, no. 8 (2019): 1487-1497.

2019

Wilkes, Rima, and Cary Wu. "Immigration, Discrimination and Trust: A Simply Complex Relationship." Frontiers in Sociology 4 (2019): 32.

2019

Wu, Cary, Qiang Fu, Jiaxin Gu, and Zhilei Shi. "Does migration pay off? Returnees, family background, and self-employment in rural China." China Review 18, no. 1 (2018): 59-78.

2018

Wilkes, Rima, and Cary Wu. "Ethnicity, democracy, trust: A majority-minority approach." Social Forces 97, no. 1 (2018): 465-494

2018

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "Finding critical trusters: A response pattern model of political trust." International Journal of Comparative Sociology 59, no. 2 (2018): 110-138.

2018

Sher, Chloe, and Cary Wu. "Fracking in China: Community impacts and public support of shale gas development." Journal of Contemporary China 27, no. 112 (2018): 626-641.

2018

Fu, Qiang, Cary Wu, Heqing Liu, Zhilei Shi, and Jiaxin Gu. "Live like mosquitoes: Hukou, rural–urban disparity, and depression." Chinese Journal of Sociology 4, no. 1 (2018): 56-78.

2018

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "Local–national political trust patterns: Why China is an exception." International Political Science Review 39, no. 4 (2018): 436-454.

2018

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "International students’ post-graduation migration plans and the search for home." Geoforum 80 (2017): 123-132.

2017

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "Durable power and generalized trust in everyday social exchange." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113, no. 11 (2016): E1417-E1417.

2016

Wu, Cary. "Moving from Urban Sociology to the Sociology of the City." The American Sociologist 47, no. 1 (2016): 102-114.

2016


Current Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2019 GS/SOCI6112 6.0 A Quantitative Analysis SEMR
Fall 2019 AP/SOCI3030 3.0 B Social Statistics I LECT
Fall 2019 AP/SOCI3030 3.0 A Social Statistics I LECT


Upcoming Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Winter 2020 AP/SOCI3030 3.0 M Social Statistics I LECT
Fall/Winter 2019 GS/SOCI6112 6.0 A Quantitative Analysis SEMR

Research Interests

Sociology , Statistics, Social Inequality (Immigration, Gender, Race and Ethnicity), Political Culture (Social Trust, Political Support, Comparative Politics), Sociology of the City (Urban Theories, Scenes, Neighborhood), China

All Publications


Book Chapters

Publication
Year

Wilkes, Rima, and Cary Wu. "Trust and minority groups." The Oxford Handbook of Social and Political Trust (2018): 231.

2017

Journal Articles

Publication
Year

Wu, Cary, Rima Wilkes, Daniel Silver, and Terry Nichols Clark. "Current debates in urban theory from a scale perspective: Introducing a scenes approach." Urban Studies 56, no. 8 (2019): 1487-1497.

2019

Wilkes, Rima, and Cary Wu. "Immigration, Discrimination and Trust: A Simply Complex Relationship." Frontiers in Sociology 4 (2019): 32.

2019

Wu, Cary, Qiang Fu, Jiaxin Gu, and Zhilei Shi. "Does migration pay off? Returnees, family background, and self-employment in rural China." China Review 18, no. 1 (2018): 59-78.

2018

Wilkes, Rima, and Cary Wu. "Ethnicity, democracy, trust: A majority-minority approach." Social Forces 97, no. 1 (2018): 465-494

2018

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "Finding critical trusters: A response pattern model of political trust." International Journal of Comparative Sociology 59, no. 2 (2018): 110-138.

2018

Sher, Chloe, and Cary Wu. "Fracking in China: Community impacts and public support of shale gas development." Journal of Contemporary China 27, no. 112 (2018): 626-641.

2018

Fu, Qiang, Cary Wu, Heqing Liu, Zhilei Shi, and Jiaxin Gu. "Live like mosquitoes: Hukou, rural–urban disparity, and depression." Chinese Journal of Sociology 4, no. 1 (2018): 56-78.

2018

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "Local–national political trust patterns: Why China is an exception." International Political Science Review 39, no. 4 (2018): 436-454.

2018

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "International students’ post-graduation migration plans and the search for home." Geoforum 80 (2017): 123-132.

2017

Wu, Cary, and Rima Wilkes. "Durable power and generalized trust in everyday social exchange." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113, no. 11 (2016): E1417-E1417.

2016

Wu, Cary. "Moving from Urban Sociology to the Sociology of the City." The American Sociologist 47, no. 1 (2016): 102-114.

2016


Current Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2019 GS/SOCI6112 6.0 A Quantitative Analysis SEMR
Fall 2019 AP/SOCI3030 3.0 B Social Statistics I LECT
Fall 2019 AP/SOCI3030 3.0 A Social Statistics I LECT


Upcoming Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Winter 2020 AP/SOCI3030 3.0 M Social Statistics I LECT
Fall/Winter 2019 GS/SOCI6112 6.0 A Quantitative Analysis SEMR