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Christine A. Monnier

Christine A. Monnier

Christine A. Monnier. Ph.D.

Professor, Criminal Justice/Sociology

(630) 942-2438
Office: Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2557C

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Globalization


Selected Publications, Presentations, Books:

  • "Total Mobilization, Globalization and Individuation. The Contradictory Domination Logic of Postmodern Society - A Theoretical Note", in Reda, M. (ed.) (2001), Views from the Left - Fresh Sociological Insights, Allyn & Bacon.
  • "Collective Behavior and Social Movements", in Botterweck M. & al (2004), Everyday Sociology, Starpoint Press.
  • "Pierre Bourdieu: Language, Culture and Power", in Dittmar, N. & al (eds.) (2004), Handbook of Sociolinguistics, De Gruyter.
  • Spring 2003: "Globalized Islam", COD, as part of "Viewing place and space: A window to middle eastern cultures".
  • Fall 2003: "Globalization: What in the World is Going On?", Workshop for the Illinois Sociological Association, DePaul University, Chicago.



  • Ph.D. Sociology University of Nice, France
  • Ph.D. Sociology University of Manchester, UK
  • M.A. Sociology, University of Nice, France
  • B.A. Sociology, Ethnology, University of Nice, France

Administrative Positions Held:

  • Professional Assistant for Interdisciplinary Studies and Special Projects


Awards and Recognitions:

  • Faculty of the Year Award, University of Connecticut - Stamford, 1999 - 2000
  • Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2004


Christine Monnier's personal web page

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