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Abigail Brooks

Abigail Brooks is a Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology at Boston College. Her areas of interest include feminist theory, sociology of gender, critical gerontology and feminist age studies, sociology of the body, science and technology studies, and social theory. Her dissertation investigates women's lived experiences and interpretations of growing older against the contextual backdrop of growing prevalence, acceptance, and approval of cosmetic surgery.


  • Culture, Power, and History

    Edited by Patricia Arend, Abigail Brooks, et al.
    Theoretical meditations and empirical studies of the intersection of culture, power and history in social life.