Kudos to Tom Scheff

Emeritus Professor Tom Scheff has received UCSB's Constantine Panunzio Distinguished Emeriti Award! Prof. Scheff is one of the leading social psychologists in American sociology, and his writings have been highly influential for understanding social relationships as wide ranging as love and war.  His work on shame has been at the forefront of the cultural turn in sociology through his attention to emotions and the affective dimensions of social life.