Assistant Professor of Sociology
Associate Head, Sociology
Office: 225 Manchester Hall
Telephone: 860 486-3886
PhD., 1977, University of Wisconsin
M.A., 1968, University of Wisconsin
B.A., 1966, University of Washington
Ratcliff, Kathryn Strother and Trisha Tiamzon. “Food: A Human Rights Issues Ignored in Sociology,” Societies Without Borders: Human Rights and the Social Sciences. 8(1), 2013.
Ratcliff, Kathryn Strother. “The Power of Poverty: Individual Agency and Structural Constraints,” Chapter in Kevin M. Fitzpatrick (ed.), Poverty and Health: A Crisis Among America’s Most Vulnerable (Volume 1). Praeger : Santa Barbara, CA. 2013.
Ratcliff, Kathryn Strother. “Health Care and Inequality.” Chapter in William T. Armaline, Davita Silfen Glasberg, and Bandana Purkayastha (eds.), In Our Own Back Yard: Human Rights, Injustice, and Resistance in the United States. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press 2011.
Ratcliff, Kathryn Strother and Lwendo Moonzwe. “Globalization, Women, and Health: Threats and Empowerment.” Chapter in Dasgupta, Samir, Robyn Driskell and Yvonne Braun, Women’s Encounter with Globalization. New York: Sage Publications. 2010.