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Daisy Rooks, Assistant Professor

Office
Location: Social Science 319
Hours: Tuesdays 9:00 am - 10:00 am Thursdays 12:40 pm - 1:40 pm & by appointment

Contact
Phone: 243-2852
Email: daisy.rooks@mso.umt.edu

Selected Publications

Rooks, Daisy and Celia Winkler. 2012. “Learning Interdisciplinarity: Service Learning and the Promise of Interdisciplinary Teaching.” Teaching Sociology. 40(1): 2-20.

 

Field of Study

Labor and labor movements, social movements and collective action, sociology of education and sociology of work.

Courses

Fall Semester

SOCI 220: Race, Gender and Class

SOCI 325: Sociology of Work

 

Spring Semester

SOCI 325: Social Stratification

SOCI 442: Inequality and Social Justice Service-Learning: Hunger and Homelessness

SOCI 561: Qualitative Methods

Publications

Manuscripts Under Review

Rooks, Daisy and Carolina Bank-Munoz. “Brilliant, Bored or Badly-Behaved?: Racial-Class Projects in Media Coverage of the Charter School Debate.”  Under review at Teachers College Record.

 

Rooks, Daisy and Robert A. Penney. “Becoming a ‘Pusher’: Leadership and Personal Transformation During Union Recognition Campaigns.” Under review at Labor Studies Journal.

 

Rooks, Daisy and Robert A. Penney. “Organizing Consent: ‘Outsiders,’ Mezzo Leadership and Union Recognition Campaigns.” Under review at Industrial and Labor Relations Review.

 

Book Manuscript in Progress

Venture Activism: Social Entrepreneurship, Institutional Change and the Future of Social Movements in the U.S. Book manuscript in progress.