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Turner, Jonathan H
University Professor & Distinguished Professor of Sociology
Jonathan H.Turner is Distinguished Professor of Sociology. He received his PhD from Cornell University in 1968, and since the 1969-1970 academic year,he has been at UCR. Within the discipline, he is known primarily as a general theorist, although he has a number of more subtantive specialities,including: the sociology of emotions, ethnic relations, social institututions, social stratification, and bio-sociology. He has been Faculty Research Lecturer at UCR, and in the profession, he has been president of the Pacific Sociological Association and California Sociological Association. He is also a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He has lectured widely all over the world, and he has been a visiting professor at Cambridge University, UK, Universitat Bremen, Germany, Universitat Bielefeld, German, Shandong University and Nan Kai University, Peoples Republic at China.
University of Hawaii
Fellow of the American Association
for the Advancement of Science, 1997
General theorist on all social processes, from micro-level face-to-face interactions to population-level processes. Also, applied research on inequality, race & ethnicity.
The Sociology of Emotions with Jan E. Stets (Cambridge Univesity Press, 2005)