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Dennis Condron
Associate Professor of Sociology
528 Varner Hall
(248) 370-2436
condron@oakland.edu


Research Interests

Sociology of education, social stratification


Selected Publications


Downey, Douglas B. and Dennis J. Condron.  2016.  “Fifty Years Since The Coleman Report: Rethinking the Relationship between Schools and Inequality.”  Sociology of Education 89(3):207–20.

Burgess-Proctor, Amanda, Graham Cassano, Dennis J. Condron, Heidi Lyons, and George Sanders. 2014. A collective effort to improve sociology students' writing skills. Teaching Sociology, 42(2), 130-139.

Condron, Dennis J.  2013.  “Affluence, Inequality, and Educational Achievement: A Structural Analysis of 97 Jurisdictions Across the Globe.”  Sociological Spectrum 33:73–97.

Condron, Dennis J., Daniel Tope, Christina R. Steidl, and Kendralin J. Freeman.  2013.  “Racial Segregation and the Black/White Achievement Gap, 1992-2009.”  The Sociological Quarterly 54:130–57.

Condron, Dennis J.  2011. "Egalitarianism and Educational Excellence: Compatible Goals for Affluent Societies?Educational Researcher 40:47-55.

Condron, Dennis J.  2009. "Social Class, School and Non-School Environments, and Black/White Inequalities in Children's Learning.American Sociological Review 74:683-708.
* Winner of the 2011 James Coleman Outstanding Article Award (American Sociological Association - Sociology of Education Section)

Courses Taught

SOC 100: Introduction to Sociology
SOC 202: Introduction to Methods of Social Research
SOC 203: Social Statistics with Computer Applications
SOC 301: Social Stratification