Browse

Browse

Back to Homepage

Jonathan White

Associate Professor, Sociology
Ph.D., Boston College, 2002
M.A., Boston College, 1995
B.A., Brandeis University, 1990
Office: Morison Hall 101A | 781.891._2681 | jmwhite@bentley.edu
                       


Expand All
Collapse All

Bio

Director of the Bentley Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Center and associate professor of sociology. Co-authored books include The Engaged Sociologist, Sociologists in Action, and Sociologists in Action on Inequalities.

Teaching Interests

Social Inequality; Global Social Problems; Political Economy; Genocide and Political Violence; Human Rights; Social Entrepreneurship

Research Interests

Social Inequality, Poverty and Hunger Public Sociology and Scholarship Social Movements and Activism

Consulting/Practice Interests

Strategic Planning Consultant for Nonprofits Nonprofit Board of Directors for several organizations Incubation Consultancy for Nonprofits and Social Enterprises Senior Consultant to AP With WE Service

Professional Links

http://www.bentley.edu/bslce

Publications

Books
Korgen, K, w, , white, m. (2014). Sociologists in Action: Sociology, Social Change, and Social Justice (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. (link)

Korgen, K, White, J. M. (2014). The Engaged Sociologist: Connecting Classroom to Community (5th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. (link)

Korgen, K, White, J. M. (2013). The Engaged Sociologist: Connecting Classroom to Community (4th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. (link)

Korgen, K, w, , white, m. (2010). Sociologists in Action: Sociology, Social Change, and Social Justice (1st ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Korgen, K, White, J. M. (2010). The Engaged Sociologist: Connecting Classroom to Community (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. (link)

Korgen, K, White, J. M. (2009). The Engaged Sociologist: Connecting Classroom to Community (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Korgen, K, White, J. M. (2007). The Engaged Sociologist: Connecting Classroom to Community (1st ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Edited Volumes
White, M, white, j, Korgen, K. (Ed.). Sociologists in Action: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality.  (pp. 208). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications (link)


Book Chapters
Derber, C. Generation Y Not: Supporting Millennials in Multidirectional Activisms. How To Change Everything: Universalizing Resistance in the Trump Era and Beyond . New York: . Paradigm/Routledge

Wiist, W, White, M. Militarism and Public Health: How the Gluttony of Our Military Economy Leaves Our Health and Welfare Programs Underserved. Preventing War, Promoting Peace: A Guide for Health Professionals (pp. Unsure). Cambridge: . Cambridge University Press

Dolgon, C, Mitchell, T. (2017). Engaged Learning and Scholarship In and Across Disciplines. Cambridge Handbook of Service-Learning Community Engagement (pp. 552). Cambridge: (link)

White, M, White, J, Korgen, K. (2014). Creating FAMily: Mentoring for Social Change. Sociologists in Action: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality (pp. 208). Thousand Oaks, CA: . Sage Publications (link)

Korgen, K, w, , white, m. (2010). Sociology Is Action: Using Sociology for Children’s Rights. Sociologists in Action: Sociology, Social Change, and Social Justice (1st ed.) (pp. 312). Thousand Oaks, CA: . Sage Publications (link)

Service

Public Service
Board Member for SEED (Students Educating and Encouraging Development), 2017 - Present
Global Education Council for Millennium Campus Network, 2015
Board Member for Operation Bee, 2012 - Present
Board of Directors for WE Charity, 2000
Advisory Council for Graduation Pledge Allegiance, 1999
Board Member for Peace Through Youth/Cranes for Change, 2004 - 2013
Advisory Board for Me to WE, 2000 - 2013
Youth Program Advisory Council for Waging Peace/Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, 2000 - 2012
Advisory Board for FAM for Change (Friends and Mentors for Change), 2008 - 2011