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Samuel Cohn

Samuel Cohn
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Degree From
Ph.D. University of Michigan

Research Interests

  • Economic Development
  • Sociology of the Third World
  • Gender and Development

Courses Taught at Texas A&M

  • SOCI 205: Introduction to Sociology
  • SOCI 206: Global Social Trends
  • SOCI 322: Industrial Sociology
  • SOCI 607: Development Sociology

Representative Publications

  • 2019. Gender and Development: The Economic Basis of Women’s Power. Thousand Oaks, SAGE Publications. (with Rae Blumberg)
  • 2012. Employment and Development Under Globalization: State and Economy in Brazil. Basingstoke, U.K., Palgrave Macmillan.
  • 2012. ”O’Connorian Models of Peripheral Development – or How Third World States Resist World Systemic Pressures By Cloning the Policies of States in the Core.” Pp. 336-344  in Salvatore Babones and Christopher Chase-Dunn, (eds.), Handbook of World Systems Analysis. New York, Routledge.
  • 2000. Race and Gender Discrimination at Work. New York, Westview.
  • 1993. When Strikes Make Sense and Why: Lessons From Third Republic French Coal Miners. New York, Plenum.
  • 1985. Process of Occupational Sex-typing: Feminization of Clerical Labor in Great Britain. Philadelphia, Temple. (Winner of 1989 American Sociological Association Jessie Barnard Award for Best Book on Gender)