Armaline, William T
Associate Professor, Justice Studies
Director, Human Rights Program
Preferred: (408) 924-2935
Dr. Armaline is currently on sabbatical leave until fall 2016.
- Ph.D., Sociology from the University Of Connecticut (2007)
William Armaline is the Director of the SJSU Human Rights Program and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Justice Studies. Formally trained in sociology, education, and human rights, Dr. Armaline is a multidisciplinary scholar whose interests, applied work, and scholarly publications address social problems as they relate to political economy, environmental sustainability, critical race theory and anti-racist action, critical pedagogy and transformative education, inequality and youth, mass incarceration, and drug policy reform.
- Department of Justice Studies
- The Human Rights Enterprise: State power and social movements (2015, Polity Press)
- Human Rights in Our Own Backyard: Injustice and resistance in the U.S. (2011, UPenn. Press)
- W. Armaline, C. Vera Sanchez, and M. Correia. "The Biggest Gang in Oakland: Rethinking police legitimacy." (2014, Contemporary Justice Review)
- W. Armaline and D. Glasberg. "What will states really do for us? The human rights enterprise and pressure from below." (2009, Societies Without Borders)
- Academia.edu Page