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Professor Thomas Rudel studies environmental sociology and economic sociology, especially in Latin America. He has published articles on land use planning, housing and energy use and books on land use planning in the United States and tropical deforestation in Latin America.
Title: Distinguished Professor, Rutgers Departments of Sociology
Professor Zakia Salime does research on gender, globalization, empire, the political economy of the "war on terror", development policies, Islamic societies and movements, and Middle East-US relations. She is currently working on a book manuscript on the interactions among the feminist and the Islamist women's movements in Morocco.
Title: Associate Professor, Rutgers Department of Sociology