Department of Sociology

Recent Publications by Current Graduate Students

Angel, Jacqueline L., Kate C. Prickett, and Ronald J. Angel. Forthcoming. "Sources of Retirement Security for Black, Non-Hispanic White, and Mexican-origin Women: The Changing Roles of Marriage and Work." Journal of Women, Politics, and Policy.

Bartkowski, John, Aida I. Ramos-Wada, Gabriel Acevedo, and Christopher G. Ellison. 2012. "Faith, Race-Ethnicity, and Public Policy Preferences: Religious Schemas and Abortion Attitudes among U.S. Latinos.”  Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51(2): 343-358.

Beaver, Travis. 2012. “‘By the skaters, for the skaters’: The DIY Ethos of the Roller Derby Revival.” Journal of Sport and Social Issues. 36(1): 25-49.

Blanchard, Sarah, Erin Hamilton, Néstor Rodríguez, and Hirotoshi Yoshioka. 2011. “Shifting Trends in Central American Migration: A Demographic Examination of Increasing Honduran-U.S. Immigration and Deportation.” The Latin Americanist 55(4)61-84.

Bradatan, C., Adrian Popan, & R. Melton. 2010. "Transnationality as a Fluid Social Identity." Social Identities, 169-178.

Breault, Kevin D., Lynn A. Hampton and Dustin C. Brown.  2010.  "Replicating Suicide in America: Durkheim's 1897 Theory." In Empirical Approaches to Sociology: A Collection of Classic and Contemporary Readings, 5th Edition. Edited by G. Carter, Boston: Allyn & Bacon.

Brown, Dustin C., Mark D. Hayward, Jennifer Karas Montez, Robert A. Hummer, Chi-Tsun Chiu and Mira M. Hidajat. 2012. “The Significance of Education for Mortality Compression in the United States.” Demography.

Cabrera, Sergio, and Christine L. Williams.  Forthcoming.“ Consuming for the Social Good: Marketing, Consumer Citizenship, and the Possibility of Ethical Consumption.” Critical Sociology.

Collins, Caitlyn and Michelle Janning. 2010. “The Stuff at Mom’s House and the Stuff at Dad’s House: The Material Consumption of Divorce for Adolescents.” Pp. 163-177 in Childhood and Consumer Culture, edited by David Buckingham and Vebjørg Tingstad. Hampshire, England: Palgrave Macmillan.

Crosnoe, Robert, Aida I. Ramos-Wada, and Claude Bonazzo. 2013. “The Physical Health of Immigrant Children and Youth.” In The Development of Children of Immigration, edited by Abo-Zena Suarez-Orozsco and A.K. Marks. New York: New York University Press.

Crosnoe, Robert, Kate C. Prickett, Chelsea Smith, and Shannon E. Cavanagh. (2014). "Changes in Young Children’s Family Structures and Child Care Arrangements." Demography, 51, 459-483.

Derpic, Jorge, and Alex Weinreb. 2014. "Undercounting urban residents in Bolivia: A small-area study of census-driven migration." Population Research and Policy Review. Online First.

Derpic, Jorge. 2014. Review. "Outlawed: between security and rights in a Bolivian city: Duke University Press Books." International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. Vol. 38, 1.

Derpic, Jorge, and M Gildner. 2013. "El coqueteo neo-liberal y el retorno al nacionalismo revolucionario. Los regímenes de Barrientos y Ovando, 1964-1970." Bolivia en Blanco y Negro. Fotografías del Archivo de La Paz. P. Mendieta, E. Bridikhina and L. Mamani. La Paz, Plural: 55-61.

Dondero, Molly and Chandra Muller. Forthcoming. "School Stratification in New and Established Latino Destinations." Social Forces.

Ellison, Christopher, Gabriel Acevedo and Aida I. Ramos-Wada. 2011. “Religion and Attitudes toward Same-Sex Marriage among US Latinos.” Social Science Quarterly 92(1):35-56.

Ellison, Christopher, Nicholas Wolfinger, and Aida I. Ramos-Wada. 2012. “Attitudes Toward Marriage, Cohabitation, and Causal Sex Among Working-Age Latinos: Does Religion Matter?”  Journal of Family Issues: 1-28.

Gelber, Denisse. 2010. "Trayectorias de riesgo, exito y abandono en Ciclo Basico en Uruguay." Revista Paginas en Educacion Nro 3. Universidad Catolica del Uruguay.

Grajeda, Erika. Forthcoming. "Housing Inheritance among Pioneer Squatters and Self-Builders: A Mexican Case Study." In Housing and Belonging in Latin American Cities, ed. Christien Klaufus.
Grajeda, Erika and Peter M. Ward. 2012. "Inheritance and Succession among Low-Income Squatter Households in Latin America." Latin American Research Review, Vol. 47.

Grossman, Daniel, Sarah Baum, Liza Fuentes, Kari White, Kristine Hopkins, Amanda J. Stevenson, Joseph E. Potter. “Change in Abortion Services after Implementation of a Restrictive Law in Texas.” Available online 22 July 2014 at Contraception.

Hummer, Robert A., Jennifer Melvin, Connor Sheehan, and Ying-Ting Wang. Forthcoming. “Race/Ethnicity, Mortality and Longevity.” Handbook of Minority Aging.

Janning, Michelle, Caitlyn Collins, and Jacqueline Kamm. 2011. “Gender, Space, and Objects in Divorced Families.” Michigan Family Review 15(1):35-58.

Janning, Michelle, Jill Laney, and Caitlyn Collins. 2010. “Spatial and Temporal Arrangements, Parental Authority, and Young Adults’ Post-Divorce Experiences.” The Journal of Divorce and Remarriage 51(7):413-427.

Jensen, Katherine. 2014. “Black brazil never slept.” Contexts 13(2):44-49.

Jensen, Katherine. 2013. Book Review of Consent of the Damned: Ordinary Argentinians in the Dirty War. By David M. K. Sheinin. The Latin Americanist 57(3):106-108.

Jensen, Katherine and Javier Auyero. 2012. “Lives at the Urban Margins.” Review of Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo, Sangre Salada by Sebastian Hacher and Los Otros by Josefina Licitra. Public Books.

Kilbourne, Barbara  J., Robert S. Levine, Warren Lambert, Dustin C. Brown, Gottlieb Friesinger II, and Charles H. Hennekens. 2011. “Geographic Variations in Percutaneous Interventions and Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Among Tennessee Elders." Southern Medical Journal 104(6):389-396.

Kuo, Janet C.-L., and R. Kelly Raley. 2014. "Is It All About Money? Work Characteristics and Women’s and Men’s Marriage Formation in Early Adulthood." Journal of Family Issues.

Liu, Hui, Corinne E. Reczek, and Dustin C. Brown. Forthcoming. “Same-Sex Cohabitation and Self-Rated Health.” Conditionally Accepted at Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

Lodge, Amy C. and Debra Umberson.“Age and Embodied Masculinities: Midlife Gay and Heterosexual Men Talk about their Bodies.” Journal of Aging Studies 27(3): 225-232.
Lodge, Amy C. and Debra Umberson.“Family Status and Mental Health” in The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Health, Illness, Behavior, and Society. Eds. William C. Cockerham, Robert Dingwall and Stella Quah. Wiley Blackwell.

Lodge, Amy C., and Debra Umberson. 2012. "All Shook Up: Sexuality of Mid- to Later Life Married Couples." Journal of Marriage and Family 74(3): 428-443.

Marteleto, Leticia J., and Molly Dondero. 2013. “Maternal Age at First Birth and Adolescent Education in Brazil.” Demographic Research. 28:793-820.

Marteleto, Leticia, Denisse Gelber, Celia Hubert, Viviana Salinas. 2011. “Educational Inequalities among Latin American Adolescents: Continuities and Changes over the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s.” Research in Social Stratification and Mobility.

Martin-Storey, Alexa, Kate C. Prickett, and Robert Crosnoe. "Firearm Storage Among Families of Young Children." Forthcoming in Maternal and Child Health Journal.

Raley, R. Kelly, Yujin Kim, and Kimberly Daniel. 2012. “Young adults’ fertility expectations and events, associations with college enrollment and persistence.” Journal of Marriage and Family 74(4):866-879

Riegle-Crumb, Catherine and Melissa Humphries. 2012. “Exploring bias in math teachers’ perceptions of students’ ability by gender and race/ethnicity.” Gender & Society. 26(2):290-322.

Neumann, Pamela. 2013. "The Gendered Burden of Development in Nicaragua." Gender & Society 27 (6): 799-820.

Neumann, Pamela. 2013. "(Un)exceptional Violence(s) in Latin America." Latin American Politics and Society 55 (1): 168-175.

Neumann, Pamela. 2011. "Contested Meanings: Violence, Resistance, and Empowerment in Latin America." Qualitative Sociology 34, 2: 395-399.

Pattison, Evangeleen, Eric Grodsky, and Chandra Muller. "Grade Inflation and the Signaling Value of Grades." Educational Researcher 42(5): 259-265.

Pereyra, Brenda, Nuria Pena, and Katherine Jensen. 2012. “Teaching to remember: Memorials of repression in Argentina and the impact on students.” In International Education and Global Justice: Rethinking the Politics of Sustainability, edited by T. Belghazi and S. Graiouid. Rabat: Publications of the Faculty of Letters.

Popan, Adrian. 2011. "Manipulation and Counter-Framing: A Content Analysis of Media’s Response to the Anticommunist Movements in 1990 Romania." Journal of Global Initiatives, 59-80.

Popan, Adrian. 2010. "Jazz Revival in Romania and Its Depiction in Official Media, between 1964 and 1971." In G. Pickham, & R. Ritter, Jazz behind the Iron Curtain (pp. 199-214). Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Potter, Joseph E., Amanda J. Stevenson, Kari White, Kristine Hopkins, and Daniel Grossman. “Hospital Variation in Postpartum Tubal Sterilization Rates in California and Texas.” Obstetrics and Gynecology 121(1): 152-158, 2013.

Potter, Joseph E., Kristine Hopkins, Abigail Aiken, Celia Hubert Lopez, Amanda J. Stevenson, Kari White, Daniel Grossman. “Unmet Demand for Highly Effective Postpartum Contraception in Texas.” Available online 22 July 2014 at Contraception.

Prickett, Kate C., Alexa Martin-Storey, and Robert Crosnoe. (2014). "State Firearm Laws and Firearm Ownership and Safety Practices Among Families of Young Children." The American Journal of Public Health, 104, 1080-1086.

Prickett, Kate C., and Jacqueline L. Angel. (2012). "Métodos Empíricos em Pesquisa do Envelhecimento entre Minorias: um caso para trangulacão sociológica (Empirical Methods in Minority Aging Research: The Case for Sociological Triangulation)." Sociologias, 14, 146-165.

Prickett, Kate C., and Jacqueline L. Angel.  2011. "The New Health Care Law: How Will Women Near Retirement Fare?" Women’s Health Issues, 21, 331-337.

Pudrovska, Tetyana, Deborah Carr, Michael McFarland, and Caitlyn Collins. In press. “Higher-Status Occupations and Breast Cancer: A Life-Course Stress Approach.” Social Science and Medicine.

Riegle-Crumb, Catherine, Chelsea Moore, and Aida I. Ramos-Wada. 2011. "Who Want to Have a Career in Science or Math?: Exploring Adolescents' Future Aspirations by Gender, Race/Ethnicity." Science Education 95(3): 458-476.

Roberts, Bryan, and Yu Chen. Forthcoming. "Drugs, Violence and the State." Annual Review of Sociology 39.

Robinson, Brandon Andrew. Forthcoming. "'Personal Preference' as the New Racism: Gay Desire and Racial Cleansing in Cyberspace." Sociology of Race & Ethnicity.

Robinson, Brandon Andrew. 2014. "Barebacking with Weber: Re-enchanting the Rational Sexual Order." Social Theory & Health.

Robinson, Brandon Andrew. 2013. "The Queer Potentiality of Barebacking: Charging, Whoring, and Breeding as Utopian Practices." Pp. 101-128 in A Critical Inquiry into Queer Utopias, edited by Angela Jones. New York: Palgrave MacMillian.

Robinson, Brandon Andrew and David A. Moskowitz. 2013. “The Eroticism of Internet Cruising as a Self-Contained Behaviour: A Multivariate Analysis of Men Seeking Men Demographics and Getting Off Online.” Culture, Health & Sexuality 15(5): 555-569.

Robinson, Brandon Andrew and Salvador Vidal-Ortiz. 2013. “Displacing the Dominant ‘Down Low’ Discourse: Deviance, Same-sex Desire, and” Deviant Behavior 34(3): 224-241.

Robinson, Brandon Andrew. 2012. “Is This What Equality Looks Like? How Assimilation Marginalizes the Dutch LGBT Community.” Sexuality Research & Social Policy 9(4): 327-336.

Shafeek Amin, Neveen. 2014. "Acculturation, Gender, and Physical Health among Middle Eastern Immigrants in the United States: Evidence from the National Health Interview Survey (2002-2012)." International Journal of Sociology, vol. 44, no. 3, fall 2014. Pp. 60-83.

Sheehan, Connor, Richard G. Rogers, George Williams IV, and Jason D. Boardman. Forthcoming.  “Gender Differences in the Presence of Drugs Among Violent Deaths.” Addiction.

Sobering, Katherine, Jessica Thomas, and Christine L. Williams. Forthcoming. "Gender In/equality in Worker-Owned Businesses."  Sociology Compass.

Stevenson, Amanda J. “Finding the Twitter Users Who Stood with Wendy.” Available online 22 July 2014 at Contraception.

Sullivan, Esther. 2014. “Halfway Homeowners: Eviction and Forced Relocation in a Florida Manufactured Home Park.” Law & Social Inquiry 39 (2): 474-497.

Sullivan, Esther, and Carlos Olmedo. Forthcoming. "Informality on the Urban Periphery: Housing Conditions and Self-help Strategies in Texas Informal Subdivisions." Urban Studies.

Sullivan, Esther, and Peter M. Ward. 2012. “Sustainable housing applications and policies for low-income self-build and housing rehab.” Habitat International 36 (2): 312–323.

Sutton, April, Chandra Muller, and Amy Langenkamp. Forthcoming. “High School Transfer Students and the Transition to College: Timing and the Structure of the School Year.” Sociology of Education.

Swed, Ori, and Butler S. John. "Military Capital in the Israeli Hi-Tech Industry." Armed Forces and Society. First published on August 30, 2013, as DOI: 10.1177/0095327X13499562.

Tate, Maggie. Forthcoming. "Re-presenting Invisibility: Ghostly Aesthetics in Rebecca Belmore's Vigil and The Named and the Unnamed." Visual Studies.

Thomeer, Mieke Beth. 2013. "Sexual Minorities and Self-Rated Health: Role of Age, Gender, and Socioeconomic Status." American Journal of Public Health. American Journal of Public Health 103(5): 881-888.

Thomeer, Mieke Beth, and Debra Umberson. Forthcoming. "Widowhood." In Alex C. Michalos (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Quality of Life Research. Springer: New York.

Thomeer, Mieke Beth, Debra Umberson, and Kristi Williams. Forthcoming. "Women, Stress, and Health." In Marlene Goldman, Rebecca Troisi, and Kathryn Rexrode (Eds.) Women and Health, Second edition.  Elsevier.

Thomeer, Mieke Beth, Debra Umberson,  and Tetyana Pudrovska. 2013. "Marital Processes around Depression: A Gendered and Relational Perspective." Society and Mental Health 3(3).

Thomeer, Mieke Beth. Forthcoming. "Aging and Gender." In William C. Cockerham, Robert Dingwall, and Stella R. Quah (Eds.), The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Health, Illness, Behavior, and Society.

Umberson, Debra, Mieke Beth Thomeer, and Kristi Williams. 2012. "Family status and mental health."  In Carol S. Aneshensel and Jo C. Phelan (Eds.), Handbook of the Sociology of Mental Health.  2nd edition. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Pubs.

Villarreal, Andres and Sarah Blanchard. Forthcoming.  “How Job Characteristics affect International Migration: The Role of Informality in Mexico.” Demography.

Ward, Peter M., Edith Jimenez, and Erika Grajeda. 2011. "Self-help Housing Policies for Second Generation Inheritance and Succession of 'The House that Mum and Dad Built." Habitat International 35(7): 467-485.

Williams, Christine L., Chandra Muller, and Kristine Kilanski. 2012. “Gendered Organizations in the New Economy.” Gender & Society 26: 549-73.

Williams, Christine, Kristine Kilanski, and Chandra Muller, “Corporate Diversity and Gender Inequality in the Oil and Gas Industry,” Work and Occupations, forthcoming.

Williams, Christine, and Megan Tobias Neely, “Gender and Work: Precariousness and Inequality,” Emerging Trends, forthcoming.

Yu, Wei-hsin and Chi-Tsun Chiu. Forthcoming. “Occupational Sex Composition, Cultural Contexts, and Social Capital Formation: Cases of the United States and Taiwan.” In Nan Lin, Yang-chih Fu, and Chih-jou Chen (eds.), Social Capital: A Comparative Study. Routledge.

Yu, Wei-hsin, Kuo-hsien Su and Chi-Tsun Chiu. 2012. “Sibship Characteristics and Transition to First Marriage in Taiwan: Explaining Gender Asymmetries.” Population Research and Policy Review.

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