Jane L. Collins

Jane L. Collins


Soc 478 Feminism and Sociological Theory
Soc 650 Sociology of Agriculture
Soc 754 Qualitative Methods in Sociology
Soc 925 Labor Studies for the 21st Century
Soc 940 Commodities in the Global Economy
Soc/CESoc 140 Introduction to Community & Environmental Sociology

Evjue Bascom Professor of Community & Environmental Sociology and Gender & Women's Studies
Chair, Women's Studies Program
312 Agricultural Hall
(608) 890-0348
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Office Hours: on sabbatical ('14-'15)

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:
Collins, Jane. 2003 Threads: Gender, Labor and Power in the Global Apparel Industry. University of Chicago Press.

Collins, Jane. 2002 Mapping a Global Labor Market: Gender and Skill in the Globalizing Garment Industry. Gender & Society 16(5):921-40.

Collins, Jane. 2002 Deterritorialization and Workplace Culture. American Ethnologist 29(1):151-71.

Collins, Jane. 2001 Flexible Specialization and the Garment Industry. Competition & Change 5(2):165-200.

Collins, Jane. 1999. Industrial Innovation and Control of the Working Day: The 1998 General Motors Strike. Social Politics 6:76-84.

Departmental Areas of Interest:
Economic Change and Development
Qualitative Methods

Community and Environmental Sociology
Gender & Women's Studies Department
Gender Program
Institute for Research on Poverty
Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian Studies Program
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies