College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
 
  
    
  Jean Halley
Associate Professor of Sociology
Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work

Jean Halley
Associate Professor of Sociology

Office : Building 4S Room 227
Phone : 718.982.3979
Fax : 718.982.3794
jean.halley@csi.cuny.edu
http://www.jeanhalley.net/


Degrees :
PhD, Graduate Center of the City University of New York
Master of Theological Studies, Harvard University




Biography / Academic Interests :
Jean Halley is an associate professor of sociology at the College of Staten Island of the City University of New York. She earned her doctorate in sociology at the Graduate Center of CUNY, and her masterís degree in theology at Harvard University. Her book about touching children, breastfeeding, childrenís sleep and contemporary childrearing advice, Boundaries of Touch: Parenting and Adult-Child Intimacy was published in July 2007 by the University of Illinois Press. She also assisted Patricia Ticineto Clough in editing The Affective Turn: Theorizing the Social (Duke University Press 2007). More recently, she co-authored Seeing White: An Introduction to White Privilege and Race (Rowman and Littlefield 2011) with Amy Eshleman and Ramya Vijaya. She is currently completing her next book, a mix of memoir and a social history of cattle ranching in the United States. This manuscript, The Parallel Lives of Women and Cows: Meat Markets, is under contract with Palgrave Macmillan (forthcoming 2012).

Scholarship / Publications :
The Parallel Lives of Women and Cows: Meat Markets. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming 2012.

Seeing White: An Introduction to White Privilege and Race, Jean Halley, Amy Eshleman and Ramya Mahadevan Vijaya. Lanham, Michigan: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2011.

Boundaries of Touch: Parenting and Adult-Child Intimacy. Champaign, Illinois: University of Illinois Press, 2007.

The Affective Turn: Theorizing the Social. Edited by Patricia Ticineto Clough with Jean Halley. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2007.