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Athabasca University

Dr. Gloria Filax

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Education

  • Ph.D. Educational Policy Studies (Alberta)
  • M.Ed. Educational Foundations (Alberta)
  • B.A. Sociology, Women's Studies, Anthropology (Alberta)
  • Diploma Behavioural Sciences (Grant MacEwan College, Edmonton)

Supervisory Interests

  • sociology of the body (processes of normalization)
    • gender, sexuality, race, class, disablity, age, ethnicity
  • contemporary social theory
    • poststructural theories
    • feminism/s
    • critical race theories
    • sexuality studies (queer theory)
    • Foucaultian theory
  • qualitative research
    • critical ethnography
  • ethnography
    • experimental ethnography
    • institutional ethnography
  • discourse analysis
  • youth studies
  • cultural studies/popular culture
  • governance & globalization
  • sociology of education
  • equity studies
  • trauma studies

Updated October 08 2014 by Student & Academic Services

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