Jane Zavisca

Research Interests

Culture, Economic Sociology, Housing, Stratification, Postsocialist Societies

Selected Publications

Jane Zavisca (2012). Housing the New Russia. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.


Homeownership and the Life Course in Urban Russia

Homeownership and Societal Stability: Testing Causal Effects in Central Eurasia

The Cultural History of Mortgages in the US 

Culture of Mortgages in Crisis in the Contemporary US


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Contact Information

Jane Zavisca
Associate Professor of Sociology and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences
Telephone: (520) 621-1112
Office: Douglass Building, Room 200W

Courses Taught

SOC 419 Culture and Society

SOC 425 Social Meaning of Money and Credit

SOC 508 Sociology of Culture

SOC 569 Basic Quantatitive Methods

SOC 575 Advanced Research Design