Nella Van Dyke

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Associate Professor
School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts
T: 209-228-4106

Scott Hernandez-Jason
Director of News and Social Media
T: 209-228-4408
M: 209-756-2368

Hate crimes
Social movements
Collective action
Nella Van Dyke is a key source for stories involving hate crimes and social movements. Specifically, she studies how collective action (such as union movements) influence social environment. Rather than examine what has occurred, Van Dyke delves deeply into the factors that lead to results related to protests, hate crime and social movements in general.