Marc Garcelon

Associate Professor

Office: Manheim Hall 206A
Ph: 816-235-2298, Press 2 to leave message
Fx: 816-235-1117
Email: garcelonm@umkc.edu

Biography

Marc Garcelon is the author of the book Revolutionary Passage: From Soviet to Post-Soviet Russia, 1985-2000, as well as a range of articles on late and post-communist Russia, sociological theory, and the Internet and voluntary associations.  Currently, he is working on a theory book – The Social Web: Human Socio-Cultural Practices in Comparative Perspective – that develops concepts and models for comparative analysis of institutional stability, breakdown, and change.

Courses:
SOCIOL 361: Sociological Theory
SOCIOL 332: Sociology of Political Life
SOCIOL 357: Social Movements
SOCIOL 358: Culture and Society
SOCIOL 5501: Classical Social Theory
SOCIOL 5502: Contemporary Social Theory.

Academic Credentials:
Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley.