Profiles in "Law and Society" Expertise Area

  • New ideas about identity, violence, and the state – and opposition to them – animate Adelman's research on families and schools,
  • Haglund's research interests include human rights, globalization and international political economy, sociology of development, macro- and comparative sociology, law and society, and institutions and social change.
  • Lauderdale's teaching and research interests include comparative law, indigneous jurisprudence, racialization, diversity, global indigenous struggles, and international terrorism.
  • Kirkpatrick researches American political thought, with an emphasis on social movements, law, and social change. Her other interests include law and society, morality and politics, and feminist theory.
  • Shi Yan is an assistant professor at ASU's School of Criminology and Criminal Jusice. His research focuses on sentencing, plea bargaining, and measurement issues in criminal justice data. He holds a PhD from SUNY Albany.
  • Barclay's research project explores the interplay of political, demographic, and social movement factors that influence the deployment of law. He has a doctorate in political science from Northwestern University..
  • Michael researchers the socioethical implications of emerging technologies with an emphasis on national security. She has a particular interest on the technological trajectory of implantable technologies.