Linda L. Belgrave, Ph.D.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Merrick Building, Room 121D
l.belgrave@miami.edu
(305) 284-6129

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Last Updated On:  Janaury 2017


EDUCATION
  • Ph.D., Sociology, Case Western Reserve University, 1985

  • M.A., Sociology, Case Western Reserve University, 1979

  • B.A., Sociology, Baldwin-Wallace College, 1977

  • Case Western Reserve University, Mechanical Engineering, attended 1968-70


PRIMARY DEPARTMENT
  • Sociology


RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Medical Sociology, Aging, Qualitative Methods, Social Construction and Experience of Illness and Disease


RECENT COURSES TAUGHT
  • SOC 302 Social Psychology: Sociological Perspectives

    SOC 380 Sociology of Gender 

  • SOC 384 Medical Sociology

  • SOC 616 Social Psychology: Sociological Perspectives

  • SOC 613 Qualitative Research Methods

  • SOC 635 Medical Sociology: Issues in Research and Theory


SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS
  • Belgrave, Linda Liska, Adrienne Celaya, Seyda Aylin Gurses, Angelica Boutwell & Alexandra Fernandez. 2012. “Meaning of Political Controversy in the Classroom: A Dialogue Across the Podium.” Symbolic Interaction 35(1): 68-87.

  • Berkowitz, Dana & Linda Belgrave. 2010. “She works hard for the money: Drag queens and the management of their paradoxical status of celebrity and marginality.” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography 39: 159-186.

  • Murphy, John W., Steven L. Arxer, and Linda L. Belgrave. 2010. “The Life Course Metaphore: Implications for Biography and Interpretive Research.Qualitative Sociology Review 6 (1). Link.

  • Arxer, Steven L, John W. Murphy, and Linda Liska Belgrave. 2009. “Social imagery, aging, and the life course: A postmodern assessment. Pgs. 45-55 in Powell, Jason L. and Tony Gilbert, eds., Aging Identity: A Dialogue with Postmodernism. New York: Nova Science

  • Reznik, David L., John W. Murphy, and Linda Liska Belgrave. 2007.  "Globalisation and medicine in Trinidad."  Sociology of Health and Illness 29: 536-50.