Gender in Modern Middle East
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- HSSB 3047
Ph.D., Associate Professor, Law and Society: the race/sex politics of police brutality; authoritarian legacies, and security regimes in Latin America and the Middle East, particularly Brazil and Egypt; state violence against racial and sexual minorities in the cities of Latin America and the Middle East.
Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Asian American Studies: critical studies of globalization, transnationalism, diaspora, multiculturalism, race and ethnicity, labor studies and feminist studies
PhD., Professor, Department of Sociology: of democracy, constitutionalism, and Islam in Iran; social and political theory, concentrating on Marx, Hegel, Marxist humanism, the Frankfurt School, Foucault, the Orientalism debate, and critical criminological theory
Ph.D., Associate Professor, Black Studies: African American Studies, race and racism, Black feminist theory
Chicana/Latina Feminist Thought, Political Philosophy, Gender Studies
- Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Professor, History of Art and Architecture: 18th and 19th –century European art, particularly British art
Ph.D., Professor, department of Spanish and Portuguese: Contemporary Spanish Cultural Studies, Iberian Feminisms, violence against women in Spain and Latin America. Her most recent publication is the co-edited volume (with Roberta Johnson) A New History of Iberian Feminisms (2008, University of Toronto Press).
Professor, Sociology: women, culture, and development; transnational activism; feminism and race
Ph. D., Professor, Education: Science education, Teacher education and professional development, Educational equity
- Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Political Science: public law, law and society, feminist jurisprudence
Film/Television, Black Feminist Cultural Theory, Cultural Studies
- 4708 South Hall
Labor Studies, Gender, Race, Class, Women's History, Social Politics
- 4703 South Hall
- Associate Professor
Ph.D., Associate Professor, English: gender studies and feminist theory, the body, theories of subjectivity, British and European modernism, critical and cultural theory; Theories of mass culture
the sociology of masculinities; the sociology of gender; the sociology of sexualities; the sociology of families; and gender theory. All of my courses highlight contemporary issues of identity and inequality.
- SSMS 3320
Ph.D., Professor, Linguistics: sociolinguistics, linguistic anthropology, language, gender, and sexuality, African American English, Mexican and Chicano Spanish; discourse; language and identity; ; language and scientific practice; linguistic diversity of California