Ben Crow

DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentSociology Department
AffiliationsSouth Asia Studies,
College Eight,
College Nine
650-245-6769 (mobile)
Web Site Interdisciplinary Development Working Group (IDWG)
Atlas of Global Inequalities
UC Atlas of Global Inequality
Office203 College Eight
Office HoursUnavailable Fall 2015
Campus Mail StopCollege Eight Faculty Services
Mail1156 High St
Santa Cruz, CA
Ben Crow

Research Interests

Water, global inequalities, development, sustainabilty.

Biography, Education and Training

B.Sc., Polytechnic of Central London
Ph.D., University of Edinburgh

Honors, Awards and Grants

2004 "Dragon Slayer Award." University of California, Santa Cruz Academic Senate, Committee on Committees.
2005 'Hero of the Academic Senate' UCSC Academic Senate Committee on Committees.

Teaching Interests

Sociology of development.
Nature,Poverty and Progress: Dilemmas of Environment and Development.
Sociology of water.
Famine and Hunger.

Courses Taught

SOCY 15 World Society
SOCY 112 Economic Sociology
SOCY 167 Development & Underdevelopment
SOCY 171 Exploring Global Inequality
SOCY 173 Water
SOCY 179 Nature, Poverty, and Progress
SOCY 184 Hunger and Famine
SOCY 201 Making of Classical Theory
SOCY 220 Global Transformation
SOCY 261 Sociology of Knowledge