Joseph W. Elder

Joseph W. Elder

Classes:

Soc 200 Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
Soc 614 Social Structures of Muslim Societies

Professor of Sociology, Languages & Cultures of Asia, and Integrated Liberal Studies
8131 Sewell Social Sciences
(608) 262-2782
elder@ssc.wisc.edu
Office Hours: MW 2-3:15 TR 4-5 F 11-12 (Spr'14)

Selected Publications:
Elder, Joseph. 1998. "Sociology." Pp. 519-543 in India's Worlds and U.S. Scholars: 1947-1997, edited by Joseph W. Elder, Edward C. Dimock, Jr., and Ainslie T. Embree. New Delhi: Manohar.

Elder, Joseph. 1996. "Hindu Perspectives on the Individual and the Collectivity." Pp. 54-86 in Religious Diversity and Human Rights, edited by Irene Bloom et al. New York: Columbia University Press.

Education:
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1959

Departmental Areas of Interest:
Economic Change and Development
Education
Gender
General Social Theory
History of Sociology
Knowledge
Peace, War, and Social Conflict
Religion

Affiliations:
Sociology
Center for South Asia
Integrated Liberal Studies
International Institute
Languages and Cultures of Asia
Middle East Studies Program
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies