Rokni, Mitra

Rokni, Mitra

Lecturer AY-C, Sociology & Interdisc Soc Sci




Preferred: 408-924-5788

Office Hours

MW 12:00-1:30 DMH 222


Doctor of Philosophy, Sociology, American University, Washington DC. 1987.


Dr. Rokni has a PHD in Sociology and her academic interests include comparative historical research on project of modernity, critical theory, political sociology, gender and sexuality, and social justice in a global context. Dr. Rokni has taught a variety of courses, some of which are: Social Theory, Social Change, Sociology of Media, Political Sociology, Global Society, Sociology of Human Rights; Sexualities, Gender and Society, Global Socioeconomic Perspectives, Social Justice and Ethics, Sociology of Minority Relations,  Cross Cultural Perspectives, Philosophy of Human Conduct, Ethics and Moral Reasoning, War and Violence, City Life, Social Inequality, Power, Privilege, and Wealth, Deviance and Conformity, Criminology, Social Problems, Sociology of Literature.


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