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Western University SociologyFaculty of Social Science
Tess Hooks

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Tess Hooks, Lecturer

MA (Sociology), Cornell University
BA (Sociology), Ohio State University



Since 1989, I have taught various courses at the University of Western Ontario including: Introductory Sociology; Minorities; Work and Industry; Social Organization; Social Movements; Social Problems; Social Change; Social Inequality; Globalization; Feminist Theory and Methodology; Women and Work; Gender and Development; Class, Politics and the State; Men and Women in Society; Social Construction of Gender; and Advertising and Society.

Teaching Awards

2006-2007 Dean’s Honour Roll of Teaching, King’s University College

2000-2001 Dean’s Honour Roll of Teaching, Brescia College

Select Publications

2005 "Women in Canada: a century of struggle" (with Patrice Leclerc and Rod Beaujot) in Billson, Fluehr-Lobban, Female Well-Being: Towards a Global Theory of Social Change , University of Chicago Press