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Kathleen M. Smith

Adjunct Associate Professor of Sociology


PHD, 1993, CUNY Gr Sch & Univ Cnt; MA, 1978, Adelphi Univ; BA, 1977, Molloy Coll


Courses Offered:

  • Contemporary Society (SOC 004)
  • Sociology of Substance Abuse (SOC 008)
  • Marriage and the Family (SOC 036)

Research Interests:

The Family, Women and Substance Abuse, Gender Portrayal in the Media

Recent Publications:

"Women in the United States of America and Canada" in Women in Cross-Cultural Perspective, Leonore Loeb Adler (ed.), NY: Praeger, 1991.

"The Role of The International Council of Psychologists at the United Nations", in Psychology in International Perspective, Uwe P. Geilen, Leonore Loeb Adler and Noah Milgram, Lisse, The Netherlands: Swets and Zeitlinger, 1992.

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
SOC 008 (BH) SOC OF SBSTNCE ABUSE Undergraduate
SOC 036 (BH) MARRIAGE AND FAMILY Undergraduate
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