|College of Natural &
Associate Professor of Sociology
and Adviser for Law
and Society Program
Internship and Service Learning Coordinator
Office: King Hall A-3047
Phone: (323) 343-2299
FAX: (323) 343-5155
Sociology of Law; Work
and Occupations; Environmental Policy,
Law, and Society; Medical Sociology and Bioethics; Sociology of the
Professions; Sociology of Science and Technology; Organizations.
Law and Society; Health
and Health Policy; Environmental and
Workplace Hazards; New Genetic and Biomedical Technologies; Women in
the Workplace; Bioethics; and Government and Corporate Policy.
(paper) 2003 (cloth)
Company Doctor: Risk,
Responsibility, and Corporate Professionalism. New
Business: Genetic Testing and
Exclusionary Practices in the Hazardous Workplace. New
Cambridge University Press; recipient of the Robert K. Merton Book
Award, American Sociological Association, Sociology of Science,
Knowledge, and Technology, 1993; Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Book
Award, 1993; and 1992 C. Wright Mills Book Award Honorable Mention.
and the Professional Project.” Law and Society Association
Annual Meeting, Honolulu
Professionalism in a World of Divided Loyalties.” Pacific
Annual Meeting, San Diego (March).
Health Nursing and the Quest for Professional Authority”
(with Joseph LaDou
and Dan J. Tennenhouse). New
21 No. 1 (March): 57-88.
Reputations and the Social
Reality of Occupational Medicine.” New
Solutions 18 No. 3
Social Issues and Policy Dilemmas
in Workplace Genetic Testing.” American Public
Annual Meeting, San Diego (October).
the Tightrope of Conflicting
Loyalties: The Dilemmas of The Company
Environmental Hazards in
Corporate Policymaking and Public
Sociological Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hazards and Fetal
Exclusion Policies After Johnson Controls.”
Stanford Law and
Policy Review 12 (Winter) :
Conceptions of Safety:
High-Risk Workers or High-Risk Work?” In
Illness and the
Environment, edited by Steve
Kroll-Smith, Phil Brown, and Valerie
J. Gunter. New York: New York University Press.
Law by Corporate
Professional Team Players: Liability and Responsibility in the Work of
Journal of Contemporary Health Law and
Policy 15 (Spring): 525-607.
University of California, Berkeley
California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
B.A. Sociology and Women's Studies 1976
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California