Christopher Prendergast

Professor of Sociology, Emeritus

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Christopher Prendergast earned his BA from Brooklyn College (CUNY) in 1970 and his PhD from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1979. He is a Past President of both the Illinois Sociological Association and the Midwest Sociological Society. He has been teaching social theory, social organization, and urban sociology at Illinois Wesleyan University since 1985.


  • Sociology