Sociology

Contact Information

Leda Nath
Department Chair and Professor
Phone: (262) 472-1125
Location: Laurentide 2110

Pete Killoran
Lecturer, Master Adviser
Phone: (262) 472-1422
Location: Laurentide 2134

Mande Zierath
Academic Department Associate
Phone: (262) 472-1133
Location: Laurentide 2112

Student & Faculty Projects and Publications

Faculty Publications since 2012 (work in progress)

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Maggie Alario
Brian Bentel
Ron Berger
Melissa Deller
Holly Denning
Marvin Free
Paul Gregory
Kristen Lavelle
Leda Nath
Scott Neubauer
Larry Neuman
Patrick O'Brien
Charles Ogg
Michael Oldani
Stanislav Vysotsky
Chandra Waring
Akiko Yoshida

Student and Faculty Projects

(This section is still a work in progess)

Child Abuse Prevention Education

Maggie Alario

On Environmental and Social Risks: An Introduction
Breaking News: Weapons of Mass Distraction Deployed to Fight Scientific Consensus on Climatic Changes

Brian Bentel

Marriage in the Cultural Vacuum

Ron Berger

Navigating the Terrain of Medical Diagnosis and Treatment: Patient Decision Making and Uncertainty
"Thank You for Your Words": Observations from a Disability Summer Camp

Melissa Deller

Spatial Heterogeneity, Social Capital, and Rural Larceny and Burglary

Holly Denning

Restorative and Environmental Justice Models for Healing Communities in the Wake of Disasters: Hurrican Katrina and Beyond

Marvin Free

Race and Justice: Wrong Convictions of African-American Men

Robert Greene

Shortchanged Boys: Examining the Effects the Contemporary American Education System has on Boys' Disengagement in Literacy Education

Paul Gregory

The Potential of Social Science Theory for the Evaluation and Improvement of Drug Courts

Kristen Lavelle

'Our generation had nothing to do with discrimination': White sothern member of Jim Crow and civil rights

Leda Nath

Will Women Lead the Way? Differences in Demand for Corporate Social Responsibility Information for Investment Decisions
Corporate Reporting of Nonfinancial leading Indicators of Economic Performance and Sustainability

Scott Neubauer

Indentifying Sexually Abused Children Through Their Art

Larry Neuman

 

Patrick O'Brien

Sorry for partying: Substance use, socialization, and social control on the American college campus
Medical Marijuana and social control: Escaping criminalization and embracing medicalization

Charles Ogg

Global Frames and Connectors: A Local Movement Challenge to Water Services Privatization in Milwaukee

Michael Oldani

Anthropological Engagements with Modern Psychotropy
Deep Pharma: Psychiatry, anthropology, and pharmaceutical detox

Nicholas Pedriana

The Sympathetic State: Disaster Relief and the Origins of the American Welfare State

Stanislav Vysotsky

The Good Fight: Variations in explanations of the tactical choices made by activists who confront organized white supremacists
The Influence of threat on tactical choices of militant anti-fascist activists

Chandra Waring

"They see me as exotic....That intrigues them": Gender, Sexuality and the Racially Ambiguous Body
"Hopping on the Tips of a Trident": Two Graduate Students of Color Reflect on Teaching Critical Content at Predominantly White Institutions

Akiko Yoshida

Marriage in the Cultural Vacuum
Dads who do diapers: Factors affecting care of young children by fathers
No chance for romance: Corporate culture, gendered work, and increased singlehood in Japan

Location

College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall 4100
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621
E-mail: reicherr@uww.edu

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550
E-mail: lsadvise@uww.edu

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