Sociology

Default News Image

Nov 29, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Immigration and Handiwork: Saverino Presents Research at Distinguished Speaker Series

Dr. Joan Saverino, Adjunct Professor of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice, presented at Villanova University's Falvey Memorial Library as part of the Alfred F. Mannella & Rose T. Lauria-Mannella Distinguished Speakers Series on Nov. 16. Her lecture, “Embroidery as Inscription in the...

Default News Image

Jun 17, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Loury Addresses the Class of 2011 at Enon Tabernacle

Dr. Doreen Loury, Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of the Act 101 program, addressed recent graduates of the local community at the Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church Scholarship Program on June 11. Her address to the class of 2011, centered on the word legacy. “In order to develop a...

Default News Image

Jun 17, 2011 Purnell Cropper

Dr. Black To Hold Book Signings June 19, 26

Dr. Helen K. Black, a researcher in the Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice Department, will sign copies of her book From Zero to Eighty: Two African-American Men’s Narrative of Racism, Suffering, Survival and Transformation on June 19 at 12:30 p.m. at the Lombard Central Presbyterian...

Default News Image

Nov 2, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Garcia, Slesaransky-Poe: ‘The Heteronormative Classroom’

Dr. Ana María García, Associate Professor and Chair of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice, and Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe, Associate Professor of Education, published an article on “The heteronormative classroom: Questioning and liberating practices” in The Teacher Educator, the journal...

Default News Image

Oct 15, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Reviewer: Pinsky’s Book Disentangles Judaism and Feminism

Case Western Reserve University’s Program in Judaic Studies journal Shofar includes a book review of the book Jewish Feminists: Complex Identities and Activist Lives (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2010) by Dr. Dina Pinsky, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Arcadia University. Pinsky’s...

Default News Image

Jan 12, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Johnston Publishes Inside Look at Prison Life

Dr. Norman Johnston, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, published his latest book, “INSIDE: Prison and Prison Life.” Johnston’s book is available at the Eastern State Penitentiary gift shop, where Johnston has four other books on sale. An expert on the subject of prison architecture, Johnston...