JANE L. COLLINS
Evjue Bascom Professor and Chair
Jane L. Collins is Professor of Community & Environmental Sociology and Gender & Women's Studies. Her research on gender and labor in the Americas has focused on family farms in Peru, the commercial agricultural sector in Brazil, the apparel industry in the U.S. and Mexico and the low wage service sector in the U.S.
Gender & Women's Studies Courses:
GWS 640: Capstone Seminar in Gender & Women’s Studies
Both Hands Tied: Welfare Reform and the Race to the Bottom in the Low-Wage Labor Market (with Victoria Mayer), Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Threads: Gender, Labor and Power in the Global Apparel Industry, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.
New Landscapes of Inequality: Neoliberalism and the Erosion of Democracy in America, (coedited with Micaela di Leonardo and Brett Williams), Santa Fe, New Mexico: School for Advanced Research Press, 2008.