Dr. Daniel Martin

Professional Title
Professor of Sociology

Daniel D. Martin is a Professor in the Department of Anthropology, Sociology & Criminology at the University of Minnesota Duluth, where he teaches courses in Social Movements, Protest and Change, and Organizations. His research interests include political mobilization and power in organizations. He is author of the book, The Politics of Sorrow: Families, Victims, and the Micro-Organization of Youth Homicide, published by Ashgate in 2013 and co-author of the book, Symbols, Selves and Social Reality: A Symbolic Interactionist Approach to Social Psychology, which now appears in English (2013), Italian (2014) and Portugese (2016). His most recent article, “Peacekeepers, Cred and the Street: Police, Protesters, and Contradictions in Peacework” was published in Humanity & Society, 42:3:297–324, (August 2018).

Areas of Research

  • Organizations
  • Power
  • Social Movements, Protest and Change

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Research Methods and Analysis
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Organizations & Society
  • Sociology of Community
  • Social Movements, Protest & Change