Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: Northwest Quadrant–Building B, Room 7428
Summer Office Hours (May 19-Sept. 2, 2013): By Appointment
Ph.D., Sociology, Northwestern University
Areas of Specialization:
Urban Sociology; Economic Sociology; Organization Theory; Public Space; Residential Segregation; Race and Ethnic Relations
Sociol 330-201: Economy and Society
Sociol 361-201: Research Methods in Sociology
Sociol 361-401: Research Methods in Sociology
Sociol 330-202: Economy and Society (pdf)
Sociol 361-401: Research Methods in Sociology (pdf)
Syllabi from Other Courses Recently Taught
Sociol 928-001: Seminar: Place Strafication Fall 2012 (pdf)
Sociol/Urb Std 982-401: Methods of Research and Analysis for Urban Social Institutions II Fall 2010 (pdf)
Britton, Marcus. Forthcoming. "Race/Ethnicity, Attitudes and Living with Parents during Young Adulthood." Journal of Marriage and Family.
Britton, Marcus, and Pat Antonio Goldsmith. 2013. "Keeping People in Their Place? Young-Adult Mobility and Persistence of Residential Segregation across Generations in U.S. Metropolitan Areas." (pdf) Urban Studies.
Britton, Marcus. 2012. Review of Urban America Reconsidered: Alternatives for Governance and Policy by David Imbroscio (pdf), City & Community 11(2): 224, 225.
Britton, Marcus. 2011. "Close Together but Worlds Apart? Residential Integration and Interethnic Friendship in Houston." (pdf), City & Community 10(2): 182-204.
Britton, Marcus. 2008. "'My Regular Spot': Race and Territory in Urban Public Space." (pdf), Journal of Contemporary Ethnography 27:442-468.
Britton, Marcus, and William Ocasio. 2007. "Urbanization and Spatial Organization: Hospital and Orphanage Location in Chicago, 1848-1916." (pdf), Social Forces 85: 1303-131.