Kathryn Strother Ratcliff

Professor Emerita of Sociology

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.

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