Department of Sociology


Faculty Books

Current Faculty

Social Justice and the University.  Globalization, Human Rights, and the Future of Democracy
Edited by Jon Shefner, Harry F. Dahms, Robert Emmet Jones, and Asafa Jalata
2014
Social Theories of History and Histories of Social Theory
Edited by Harry Dahms
2013

Why We Harm
Lois Presser
2013

Asafa JalataFighting Against the Injustice of the State and Globalization: Comparing the African American and Oromo Movements
Asafa Jalata
2012 (Reprint edition; orig. 2002)
dahms2012 Theorizing Modern Society As a Dynamic Process (Current Perspectives in Social Theory)
Edited by Harry Dahms and Lawrence Hazelrigg
2012
The Vitality of Critical Theory
Harry Dahms
2011
Criminology Goes to the Movies: Crime Theory and Popular Culture Criminology Goes to the Movies: Crime Theory and Popular Culture
Nicole Rafter and Michelle Brown
2011
shefnerPFK Globalization and Beyond: New Examinations of Global Power and Its Alternatives
Edited by Jon Shefner and Patricia Fernández-Kelly
2011
shefnerPFK Contending Nationalisms of Oromia and Ethiopia: Struggling for Statehood, Sovereignty, and Multinational Democracy
Asafa Jalata
2010
brown The Culture of Punishment: Prison, Society, and Spectacle
Michelle Brown
2009
ShefnerbookThe Illusion of Civil Society: Democratization and Community Mobilization in Low-Income Mexico
Jon Shefner
2008

2009 Honorable Mention - Global Division of the Society for the Study of Social Problems' Best Book Award

Been a Heavy Life: Stories of Violent Men Been a Heavy Life: Stories of Violent Men
Lois Presser
2008
Current Perspectives in Social Theory Volum 25: No Social Science Without Critical Theory Current Perspectives in Social Theory Volume 25: No Social Science Without Critical Theory

Edited by Harry Dahms
2008
Oromia & Ethiopia: State Formation and Ethnonational Conflict, 1868-2004 and State Crises, Globalization, and National Movements in the Northeast Africa Oromia & Ethiopia: State Formation and Ethnonational Conflict, 1868-2004 and State Crises, Globalization, and National Movements in the Northeast Africa
Asafa Jalata
2008
pfkshefner Out of the Shadows: Political Action and the Informal Economy in Latin America
Edited by Patricia Fernández-Kelly and Jon Shefner
2006

Alumni

Tajuddin-2012 Malaysia in the World Economy (1824-2011): Capitalism, Ethnic Divisions, and Managed Democracy
Azlan Tajuddin, PhD 2002
2012
Wiest-book Creating Cultural Monsters: Serial Murder in America
Julie B. Wiest, PhD 2009
2011
Rushing-2010 Urbanization. Volume 15 of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture.
University of North Carolina Press.
Wanda Rushing2010
Rushing-2009 Memphis and the Paradox of Place: Globalization in the American South.
Wanda Rushing
2009


 

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