Welcome to the Sociology Department

RudelsmallThomas Rudel
Ph.D. Yale University, 1977

Department of Sociology
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
26 Nichol Avenue
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

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Dr. Rudel's major research interests are in the fields of 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.

Upcoming Events

 02 Oct 2019
 11:30AM - 01:00PM
 Colloquium: Professor Jennifer Lena, Columbia
 16 Oct 2019
 11:30AM - 01:00PM
 Jason B Phillips Memorial Lecture: Brooklynn Hitchens
 11 Nov 2019
 05:00PM - 09:00PM
 Film Screening: Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Fou
 12 Dec 2019
 12:00PM - 02:30PM
 Holiday Luncheon

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