Latin America and Caribbean

Abigail Mariam

Abigail Mariam

Doctoral Student in Sociology & Social Policy

Research Interests: Urban Policy, Homelessness and Housing, Poverty, Intersectionality of Urban Poverty and Race, Faith-Based and Community-Based Organizational Networks, Public Health Crises, Local Policymaking... Read more about Abigail Mariam

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Orlando Patterson

Orlando Patterson

John Cowles Professor of Sociology

Research Interests: The culture and practice of freedom; the comparative study of slavery and ethno-racial relations; the sociology of underdevelopment with special reference to the Caribbean; the problems of gender and familial relations in the black societies of the Americas; the ways that cultural processes relate to poverty and other social outcomes.
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