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Patricia Danielle Lewis

Title: Instructor
Department: Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: 803-777-3123
Patricia Danielle Lewis


BA,Psychology, University of South Carolina Honors College (2006)

MA, Sociology, University of South Carolina (2009)

PhD, Sociology, University of South Carolina (2015)



Dr. Lewis has published research on exchange networks, including how social values can be embedded into exchange networks. She teaches Introductory Sociology, and has also taught courses on education, demography, stratification, and social structures at The University of South Carolina. 



2017  Lewis, Danielle and David Willer.  “Does Social Value Orientation Theory Apply to Social Relations?” Sociological Science 3: 249-262. 

2014 Willer, David, Pamela Emanuelson, Michael Lovaglia, Brent Simpson, Shane Thye, Henry Walker, Mamadi Corra, Steven Gilham, Danielle Lewis, Travis Patton, Yamilette Chacon, and Richard Chacon. “Elementary Theory: 25 Years of Expanding Scope and Increasing Precision.” Advances in Group Processes 31:175-217. 


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