Shirley A. Hill University of Kansas, USA
Shirley A. Hill
is a professor of sociology at the University of Kansas, where she studies family diversity, social inequality, and health care. She is the author of Race, Work, and Family: New Century Values Among African American Men and Women
(co-edited with Marlese Durr; Rowman & Littlefield, ©2006); Black Intimacies: A Gender Perspective on Families and Relationships
(AltaMira, ©2005); African American Children: Their Socialization and Development in Families
(SAGE, ©1999); and other books and articles. Her current research focuses on racial disparities in educational attainment.