Tag Archives: ethnicity

Peter Francia

Professor of Political Science



campaign finance (money and politics); interest groups (especially labor unions) social movements and protest movements; public opinion and voting behavior; politics of race and ethnicity; presidential and congressional elections

Christine Benita Avenarius

Associate professor of Anthropology


Chinese culture; German culture; economic anthropology; social structure; social network analysis; ethnicity; ethnic conflict; refugees; immigration; integration; assimilation; acculturation; cross-cultural communication and applied linguistics; rural North Carolina; climate change perception; sea-level rise perception; economic development in rural areas; community engagement; scholarship of engagement; mixed methods research design