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KATHRYN J. FOX

Associate Professor
Sociology
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-2170
Email Address:Kathryn.Fox@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:crime; punishment; corrections
Biography:Fox has done qualitative, participant-observation research in settings that include a midwest punk community, an AIDS prevention organization, therapy groups for violent offenders in prison, and offenders reentry programs. She is a co-author of "Ethnography Unbound: Power and Resistance in the Modern Metropolis," and has published articles in the journals Social Problems, The Sociological Quarterly and Deviant Behavior. Fox received UVM's Kroepsch-Maurice award for excellence in teaching in 1999.