Christopher J. LaFontaine

Christopher James LaFontaine
Master's Student
Mailing address: 
Department of Sociology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5257 USA
  • B.A., Sociology, Purdue University
  • B.A., Psychology, Purdue University
Research interests: 
  • Homelessness
  • Immigration
  • Self and social identity

Christopher LaFontaine is a master's student in the Department of Sociology at Western Michigan University.  Mr. LaFontaine's areas of study are social inequality, sociology of health and illness, criminology, sociological theory, and sociological methods and research. His publications include:

  • Yamada, Mieko and Christopher LaFontaine. 2020. “Conversation Wall: A Study of Anonymous Texts Written on the Wall of a College Building.” Language, Discourse and Society, 8(2): 47-62.
  • LaFontaine, Christopher. 2018. “Community Initiatives Multiply University Partnerships.” Purdue Journal of Service-Learning and Engagement 5: 83-85.