Gary Adler, Jr.

Gary Adler
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Gary Adler, Jr. is an assistant professor of sociology. His research examines the mobilization of long-distance activism and altruism in global civil society, as well as the cultural processes that shape religious organizations' response to major social change.

B.A., University of Dayton, History, 1997
M.A., Jesuit School of Theology, Theology, 2002
M.A., University of Arizona, Sociology, 2007
Ph.D., University of Arizona, Sociology, 2012
Research Interests: 
Culture, social movements, religion, civil society and civic organizations, religious change and secularism, long-distance altruism and activism, catholic parishes