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Carl L. Bankston III                                      102709CarlBankston

   
 

Professor (Ph.D. Louisiana State University)            
 
  217B Newcomb Hall
  Phone: (504)862-3024
  Fax: (504)865-5544
 
Email: cbankst@tulane.edu
  Website: http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/sociology/carlbankston.cfm

 

Research Interests

 

Immigration, Sociology of   Education, Sociology of Religion, Historical Sociology

 

Current Research Projects

 

Ideologies of Equality in   American Society, Contemporary Migration to New Orleans

 

Selected Publications

 

2009. Public Education –   America’s Civil Religion: A Social History (Teachers College Press; with Stephen J. Caldas).
 
  2007. Forced to Fail: The Paradox of School Desegregation (Rowman   & Littlefield; with Stephen J. Caldas)

2002. A Troubled Dream: The Promise and Failure of School Desegregation in Louisiana (Vanderbilt U. Press, with Stephen J. Caldas)

2002 Blue Collar Bayou: Louisiana Cajuns in the New Economy of Ethnicity (Praeger; with Jacques Henry)

1998. Growing Up American: How Vietnamese Children Adapt to Life in the United States (Russell Sage Foundation; with Min Zhou)

 

Courses Taught

Sociology of Education (SOCI 633)
Foundations of Sociology (SOCI 201)

Social Problems (SOCI 109)
Asian American Communities (SOCI 146)

 
 

 

 

Tulane University, Department of Sociology, 220 Newcomb Hall, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5820 menrigh@tulane.edu