Faculty & Staff
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CURRICULUM VITAE: V. Moghadam CV
EDUCATION: Ph.D. 1986, The American University, Washington, D.C., Sociology (concentration in Development).
Gender and Social Movements (SOCL); Senior Capstone (IAF).
Courses taught previously: Social Movements: Globalization and Transnational Social Movements; Political Economy: Sociological Perspectives; Sociology of Development; Gender, Development, Globalization; Women and Gender in the Middle East/North Africa.
Globalization; Development; Social movements and transnational activism; transnational feminist networks; political sociology of the Middle East and North Africa.
"What is Democracy? Promises and Perils of the Arab Spring.” Current Sociology, vol. 61, no. 4 (June 2013): 393-408.
Globalization and Social Movements: Islamism, Feminism, and the Global Justice Movement. Rowman & Littlefield, 2009,2013, second ed.
Globalizing Women: Transnational Feminist Networks. The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005. (Second Printing 2005. Winner of APSA Victoria Schuck Award for best book on women and politics, 2006; honorable mention, ASA/PEWS best book award 2006)
Modernizing Women: Gender and Social Change in the Middle East. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2013 (revised and updated third ed.) A Choice Outstanding Academic Book for 1993-1994. Also published by The American University of Cairo Press (1994). Third printing, 1996. Updated second edition 2003.
Globalizing Women: Transnational Feminist Networks. The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005. (Second Printing 2005.) Winner of APSA Victoria Schuck Award for best book on women and politics, 2006; honorable mention, ASA/PEWS best book award 2006.
Women, Work and Economic Reform in the Middle East and North Africa. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1998.
Edited Books (Partial List)
Making Globalization Work for Women: the Role of Social Rights and Trade Union Leadership (eds., Valentine M. Moghadam, Mary Margaret Fonow and Suzanne Franzway), SUNY Press, 2011.
From Patriarchy to Empowerment: Women's Participation, Movements, and Rights in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia (editor and contributor), Syracuse University Press, 2007.
Social Policy in the Middle East: Economic, Political and Gender Dynamics (co-editor with Massoud Karshenas). Palgrave and UNRISD, 2006.
Tunisia March 2013
The World Social Forum and the Stanford University Conference on Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya after the Arab Spring