Abletis, John

Part Time
Administrative Position: 


John obtained his MA in Sociology from the University of the Philippines – Diliman in 2019 and his BS in Sociology from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines – Sta. Mesa in 2009. He has been interested in how schools reproduce or challenge social inequality through their tracking (“sectioning”) practices and other related processes and policies; he is also interested in the wider role of schools in communities and how educational processes are shaped by other social institutions.   

Areas of Specialization: 

Sociology of Education, Social Stratification, Qualitative Research (Grounded Theory Methodology) 

Courses Taught: 

Undergraduate Courses:
SOCSC 12 The Contemporary World

Research Interest: 

Micro-Macro Linkage, Practice Theory, Ethnomethodology, Symbolic Interactionism, Public School System, Social Class, Civil Society

Year Title Authors
2019 Qualitative Research for Senior High: Practical Research 1. Louie C. Montemar,
John N. Abletis,
William Barry V. Codera,
John Paolo C. Dalupang
Debbie Mariz N. Manalili,
Kristoper M. Tarca