Lawrence D. Bobo

Harvard University
Sociologist; Educator
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Sociology, Demography, and Geography

W.E.B. Du Bois Professor of Social Sciences; Chair, Department of African and African American Studies. Authority on racial attitudes and relations, political behavior, social psychology, and social inequality. Founding Editor of The DuBois Review: Social Science Research on Race. Coauthor of Racial Attitudes in America: Trends and Interpretations (1998) and of Prejudice in Politics: Group Position, Public Opinion, and the Wisconsin Treaty Rights Dispute (2006). He is also co-editor of The Oxford Handbook of African American Citizenship 1865 to the Present (2011); of Racialized Politics: The Debate on Racism in America (2000); of Urban Inequality: Evidence from Four Cities (2001); and of Prismatic Metropolis: Inequality in Los Angeles (2000).

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