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Social Problems: Sociology in Action, 1st Edition

  • Kathleen Korgen
  • Kathleen Odell Korgen
  • Mary Nell Trautner
  • ISBN-10: 154433866X
  • ISBN-13: 9781544338668
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2020 Published
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About the Author

Kathleen Odell Korgen

Kathleen Odell Korgen, PhD, is Professor of Sociology at William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey. Her primary areas of specialization are race relations, racial identity, and public sociology. She has conducted trainings in corporate and campus settings on issues of diversity. Dr. Korgen’s published work on race relations and racial identity includes Crossing the Racial Divide: Close Friendships Between Black and White Americans (2002) and From Black to Biracial: Transforming Racial Identity Among Americans (1998, 1999). Raised in Massachusetts, Dr. Korgen now lives in Montclair, New Jersey, with her husband, Jeff; daughters Julie and Jessica; and her mother, Patricia.