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UCSB has taken over the #1 position on the U.S. News and World Report's...

Dean Melvin Oliver has been awarded the major distinction of Fellow by the...

Broom Center Seminars 2012/13:...

The attached flyer highlights the job talks presented by sociology graduate students. Alison Crossley...

Simone Pulver, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies at UCSB, is a new affiliated faculty...

Geoff Raymond and Nikki Jones, and Victor Rios...

Sociology Department Colloquium Series for 2016-17...

The Department of Sociology is very pleased to welcome Sarah Thébaud who joined our...

Reg Daniel has been awarded the Loving Prize awarded annually to outstanding artists, scholars and...

The Department of Sociology held its final meeting of 2011-12 honoring outgoing Department Chair,...

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Edward Telles is Professor of Sociology and is currently director of the Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA). He recently published Pigmentocracies: Ethnicity, Race and Color in Latin America with collaborators from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and the United States as well as several comparative articles on ethnoracial educational and health disparities, racial classification and identification and public opinion, which have appeared in leading scholarly journals.  Telles earlier wrote Race in Another America: The Significance of Skin Color in Brazil and  Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation and Race, which have won major academic awards.