Anne Hendershott

Writer from United States of America

Anne B. Hendershott (born c. 1956) is an American sociologist and author. She is the author of several books, including The Politics of Deviance, The Politics of Abortion, and most recently Status Envy: The Politics of Catholic Higher Education She has taught at the University of San Diego and is currently Professor of Urban Affairs at The King's College in New York City. Hendershott received her B.A. and M.S. degrees from Central Connecticut State University and her Ph.D. in Sociology from Kent State University. She is a devout Roman Catholic who was written extensively on abortion and the pro-life movement, she lives in Milford, Connecticut, with her husband. As a sociology professor at the University of San Diego, a Catholic university, she contributed opinion articles to the San Diego Union-Tribune. Hendershott taught at San Diego for 15 years before transferring to The King's College in New York City in 2008. Her articles have also appeared in National Review magazine. The Politics of Deviance was generally well received. Patrick Rooney of the New Oxford Review said that, "'Anne Hendershott has a problem — she’s an academic with common sense, which places her at odds with her  ( Wikipedia article )


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United States of America
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Central Connecticut State University
Kent State University

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