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Sally K. Gallagher
Sally K. Gallagher, Making Do in Damascus: Navigating a Generation of Change in Family and Work. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2012. Jadaliyya (J): What made you write this book? Sally Gallagher (SG): I have had a long interest in gender and economic development, and had the opportunity to begin a study of the effects of participating in an income-generating project for women in Damascus just as it was getting started. This was a really great opportunity to watch ...Keep Reading »
Sally K. Gallagher is professor of sociology at Oregon State University. She is the author of Evangelical Identity and Gendered Family Life (Rutgers University Press, 2003) and Older People Giving Care: Helping Family and Community (Praeger, 1994), as well as numerous journal articles on gender, family, and caregiving.
“As Syrian refugee camps fill up in all neighboring countries, more refugees either move out of camps to live in cities or the camps become integrated with the towns surrounding them. The increasing presence of Syrian refugees in cities forces us to reconsider the ‘crisis’ from the point of view of the urban.”click | email | tweet