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Ruel W. Tyson Jr. Professor of the Humanities and Professor of Sociology

Areas of Interest:

Political Sociology, Culture, Social Theory, Work and Occupations, Health


Ph.D, University of California-Berkeley, 2001

Professional Background:

Political Behavior, Culture, Social Movements, Theory, Work and Occupations;
Political culture and ideas;
Civil society and social capital;
Labor and labor movements;
Sociology of Internet and high technology;
Southern African politics and culture

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(919) 962-6876 (phone)
Director of the Intistute for the Arts and Humanities