Benet Davetian

Benet Davetian

Assistant Professor of Sociology, The University of Prince Edward Island, Canada

Teaching Areas: Social theory, self and society, collective behavior and social movements, media and society, social change.

Research areas: sociology of emotions, civility and society, globalization, transnational social movements.
D.Phil. in sociology (social theory), University of Sussex.
British Commonwealth Scholarship (1999-2002) and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Doctoral Fellowship (1999-2002).
Post-Doctoral Fellow of SSHRC, Canada (2002-2004).

Books: The Seventh Circle (1996)…a study of escalating conflict….winner of the Mordecai Richler Prize for the Best Book of the Year.
Current completed manuscript: Civility - A Multicultural Genealogy (350 pages).
Various articles in journals, including Sociological Research Online.
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