Welcome to the website of Mathieu Deflem. I am a Professor at the University of South Carolina and specialize in sociology of law, social control, policing, popular culture, and theory.
Check the following pages on this site for further information: www.mathieudeflem.net



Recently posted publications:

Forthcoming book:
Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame: The Rise of a Pop Star in an Age of Celebrity.
Palgrave Mcmillan, New York. 

Forthcoming talks:
  • Global Anti-Police Terrorism: Exploring the Conditions of Perpetual War. With Derek Silva and Anna Rogers. SSSP annual meeting, Seattle, August 2016.
  • The Globalization of Insurgent Anti-Police Violence. With Derek Silva and Anna Rogers. ASC annual meeting, New Orleans, November 2016. 


Thieu Deflem Mathieu Deflem
Mathieu Deflem, Ph.D. [CV
Professor of Sociology
University of South Carolina
Department of Sociology
Sloan College, Office 217
911 Pickens Street
Columbia, SC 29208 (USA)
tel. (dept) 803 777 3123
email: deflem@mailbox.sc.edu