Ralph Armbruster-Sandoval

Ralph Armbruster-Sandoval
Affiliated Faculty
Chicano Studies

Office Location

1706 South Hall, 1714 South Hall


Race, labor, empire, social movements, urban studies, Latin American studies, Central America, Marxism, liberation theology



B.A.: CSU Long Beach

M.A.: University of California, Riverside

Ph.D.: University of California, Riverside


1998, UC Riverside, PhD SociologyStarving

For Justice: Hunger Strikes, Spectacular Speech, and the Struggle for Dignity. University of Arizona Press, 2017

“The Life of the Party: Alice McGrath, Multiracial Coalitions, and the Struggle for Social Justice,” Aztlan vol. 36, no. 1 (2011), pp. 69-98.

“A People’s History of Los Angeles: Is Another Los Angeles Possible?” Latino Studies vol. 8 (2010), pp. 271-283