Amherst College

Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought

Political Science


Hampshire College

School for Social Science


Mount Holyoke College

Poltics Department


Smith College

Government

Political Economy


UMASS

Legal Studies

Political Science

AMHERST COLLEGE
Amrita Basu -- feminist theory and political science; domestic violence
Kristin Bumiller -- women in India; women and social change
Austin Sarat -- authority and sexuality

HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE
Stephanie Levin -- relationship of law and social change; issues of gender, race, ethnicity and the law
Carollee Bengelsdorf -- comparative socialist development; cross-cultural feminist studies; Cuban women; history and politics of Central America
Kay Johnson -- cross-cultural study of women and the family with specialization in China

MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE
Joan Cocks -- contemporary social and political theory; feminist theory
Penny Gill -- impact of protective legislation on women in the EU
Elizabeth K. Markovits - ancient political thought, Plato, ancient tragedy, contemporary feminist theory, politics & economy of motherhood
Walter Stewart -- women and the law; minorities and the law

SMITH COLLEGE
Martha Ackelsberg -- gender, race, and class in urban politics and activism; women's political participation; feminist theory; women in Spanish anarchist movements
Velma Garcia -- women in Mexican politics; Latinos/Latinas in U.S. politics
Alice Hearst -- feminist jurisprudence; family law
Gary Lehring -- politics and queer theory, gay activism
Catharine Newbury -- women and politics in Africa
Donna Robinson Divine -- women in the Middle East

UMASS
Sonia Alvarez -- women's movements in transition politics; feminist studies
Maryann Barasko -- women and politics
John Brigham -- civil rights; courts; "fundamental law"
Brenda Bushouse -- family policy; welfare issues
Charli Carpenter -- gender and political violence
Barbara Cruikshank -- feminist theory and politics
Carlene Edie -- government and politics of East Africa and the Carribean
Jane Fountain -- gender, race and ethnicity in the context of social and political inequalities
Iza Hussain -- women in American Muslim communities; Arab human rights activism
Dean Robinson -- Afro-American political thought and American political thoughtLeah Wing -- intersections between oppression, diversity and conflit resolution
Diana Yoon-- human rights, political activism and right's discourse around questions of race and gender
Srirupa Roy - gender and post-colonial politics