Ethnic groups (such as Jews, Gypsies); political sociology; formation of attitudes; problems of national differences; social indicators; problems of Marxist analysis; religious and political sects.
Girls’ school-based peer cultures, adolescent femininity, critical literacy for youth.
Urban studies; environment.
Ethnic and Race relations, Social Inequality, South Asia, Sociology of Development
Group Processes; Social Psychology; Theory Construction; Experimental Research.
Chinese society; development and underdevelopment.
Sociology of work
James Jr. Ponzetti
Sexuality Education, Relationship and Marriage Education, Parenting Education; Grandparents, particularly grandparents raising grandchildren; American Indian/Alaska Native communities; Loneliness; and Monastic communities.
Critical criminology; social movements; genocide; mediation and restorative justice; deliberative democracy; long-term group interaction.
Political Sociology, Comparative Race and Ethnicity, Social Theory, Alienation, Political Violence.
Family Sociology, Family Diversity, Family Theory, Social Theory, Research Methods.