John Horton

Professor Emeritus


Contact Information

Email    jhorton@ucla.edu
Office  A83a Haines Hall
Phone  310-825-3425


Ph. D., Cornell University

Selected Publications

 The Politics of Diversity: Immigration, Resistance, and Change in Monterey Park, California, Temple University Press, 1995. 

(With Linda Shaw) “Opportunity and Control: Living Welfare Reform in Los Angeles County,” in Frances Fox Piven, et al., eds., Work, Welfare, and Politics: Confronting Poverty in the Wake of Welfare Reform, University of Oregon Press, 2002, 197-209.


Critical and qualitative approaches to social control and social inequalities of class, race, gender, and sexual orientation.