"Big Bad Racists, Subtle Prejudice and Minority Victims: An Agent Based Model of the Dynamics of Racial Inequality" by Quincy Thomas Stewart
The second lecture in a three-part series on Race and Sociology
Location: Wallace Hall, Room 165
Date/Time: 05/13/13 at 12:00 pm - 05/13/13 at 1:20 pm
This event is free and open to the public. It is jointly sponsored by the Center for African American Studies and the Department of Sociology.
Quincy Thomas Stewart is an an Associate Professor of Sociology and a Faculty Fellow in the Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University. He is interested in the dynamic processes that create inequalities in socioeconomic status, health and mortality. Stewart has published on quantitative methods for studying inequality, the estimation of mortality, and on racial and ethnic disparities in socioeconomic status, health and mortality. Professor Stewart completed his Ph.D. in Demography and Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania (2001). Before joining Northwestern in 2011, Professor Stewart was on the faculty at Indiana University for nine years as a member of the Department of Sociology.
Department: Center for African American Studies