Margaret Jarman Hagood

Affiliations: 
1937-1942 Institute for Research in Social Science University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 
 1942-1962 United States Department of Agriculture 
Area:
Demography, statistical methods, rural sociology
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Margaret Loyd Jarman "Marney" Hagood (1907–1963) was an American sociologist and demographer who "helped steer sociology away from the armchair and toward the calculator". She wrote the books Mothers of the South (1939) and Statistics for Sociologists (1941), and later became president of the Population Association of America and of the Rural Sociological Society.