Hava Gordon

Hava Gordon Headshot.jpgHava Gordon, associate professor and chair, specializes in the social construction of inequalities such as gender, race, class and age; social movements; schooling; and qualitative research methods. Her previous research explored how multiple social inequalities shape youth political movements, and is the subject of her book, We Fight to Win: Inequality and the Politics of Youth Activism (Rutgers University Press), as well as journal articles. Her current research focuses on community struggles over urban school reform, and is the subject of her new book project, This is Our School! Race, Resistance, and Community Struggles over School Reform (under contract with NYU Press).