Recent Publications

Recent Publications by Sociology Faculty, Staff, and Students

2015

Dr. Robert Carini and Dr. Jonetta Weber
Carini, Robert M. & Weber, Jonetta D. (2015).  Female anglers in a predominantly male sport: Portrayals in five popular fishing-related magazines."  Published online April 8, 2015, DOI: 

Dr. Deborah Potter
Potter, Deborah A. “Situated Motives of Lay Participants in Community Collaboratives for Children’s Mental Health.” Accepted at Qualitative Health Research. Published online February 2015, DOI: 10.1177/1049732315570127.  Print publication is pending.

2014

Dr. Mark Austin
Steinmetz, N. M., & Austin, D. M. (2014). Fear of Criminal Victimization on a College Campus: A Visual and Survey Analysis of Location and Demographic Factors. American Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol: 39 (3), pp: 511-537.

Dr. James Beggan
Beggan, J. K., & Pruitt, A. S. (2014). Leading, following, and sexism in social dance: Change of meaning as contained secondary adjustments. Leisure Studies, Vol: 33, pp: 508-532.

Beggan, J. K., Vencill, J. A., & Garos, S. (2014). Vulnerable but aloof vs. naughty and nice: Contrasting presentation of male and female nude models in Viva and Playboy. Journal of Sex Research, Vol: 51, pp: 265-279.

Dr. Derrick Brooms
Brooms, D. R. (2014). Africa Speaks: The 'Place' of Africa in Constructing African American Identity in Museum Exhibits.   In S. L. Barnes, Z. Robinson & E. Wright, II (Eds.),  Re-Positioning Race: Prophetic Research in a Post-Racial Obama Age;  Chapter: (pp. 173-188).

Brooms, D. R. (2014). Developing Your Teaching Craft: Observations from the Classroom.   In D. A. Mack, E. D. Watson & M. M. Camacho (Eds.),  Beginning a Career in Academia: A Guide for Graduate Students of Color;  Chapter: (pp. 160-169).

Brooms, D. R. (2014). Exhibit Review: James Pate's 'Kin Killin Kin' (Museum Exhibit Review). Museums & Social Issues, Vol: 9 (1), pp: 65-68.

Brooms, D. R. (2014). Mapping Pathways to Affirmative Identities among Black Males: Instilling the Value and Importance of Education in K-12 and College Classrooms. Journal of African American Males in Education, Vol: 5 (2), pp: 196-214.

Brooms, D. R. (2014). 'Trying to Find Self': Promoting Excellence and Building Community Among African American Males.   In J. L. Moore, III & C. W. Lewis (Eds.),  African American Males in PreK-12 Schools: Informing Research, Practice and Policy;  Chapter: (pp. 61-86).

Perry, A., Smith, S., & Brooms, D. R. (2014). 'You Ain't No Denzel': African American Men's Use of Popular Culture to Narrate and Understand Marriage and Romantic Relationships. Journal of African American Studies, Vol: 18 (4), pp: 485-497.

Brittany Buttry-Watson, MA
Taniguchi, H., & Buttry-Watson, B. (2014). Japanese Citizen Participation in International Development Aid. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, Vol: 25 (August 2014), pp: 1091-1110.

Dr. Gul Marshall
Taniguchi, H., & Aldikacti Marshall, G. (2014). The Effects of Social Trust and Institutional Trust on Formal Volunteering And Charitable Giving in Japan. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, Vol: 25 (1), pp: 150-175.

Taniguchi, H., & Aldikacti Marshall, G. (2014). Religious attitudes and volunteering in the USA In A. C. Michalos (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research (pp. 5489-5494).

Dr. Deborah Potter
Potter, D. (2014). Acting Up and Acting Out: Conduct Disorder and Competing Media Frames. Deviant Behavior, Vol: 35 (2), pp: 152-172.

Potter, D. (2014). Mental Health Legislation. In A. Scull (Ed.), Cultural Sociology of Mental Illness: An A-Z Guide (pp. 458-463).

Potter, D. (2014). Pathways to Psychiatric Treatment In A. Scull (Ed.), Cultural Sociology of Mental Illness: An A-to-Z Guide (pp. 694-697).

Dr. Ryan Schroeder
Ford, J. A., Schroeder, R. D., & Dotson, H. (2014). Weight Strain and Binge Drinking among Adolescents. Deviant Behavior, Vol: 35 (9), pp: 742-757

Schroeder, R. D. (2014). The Sociological Perspective: Social Bonding and Crime. In K. Beaver, J. C. Barnes & B. Boutwell (Eds.),  The Nuture versus Biosocial Debate in Criminology.

Schroeder, R. D., & Fazlegic, M. (2014).Review of Wounded I Am More Awake: Finding Meaning After Terror by Julia Lieblick and Esad Boskailo (Book Review).Teaching Sociology, Vol: 42 (4), pp: 307-309.

Schroeder, R. D., Higgins, G. E., & Mowen, T. (2014). Maternal Attachment Trajectories and Criminal Offending by Race.American Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol: 39 (1), pp: 155-171.

Schroeder, R. D., & Mowen, T. (2014).Parenting Style Transitions and Juvenile Delinquency.Youth and Society, Vol: 46 (2), pp: 228-254.

Schroeder, R. D., & Mowen, T. (2014). You Can't Eat WHAT? Managing the Stigma of Celiac Disease. Deviant Behavior, Vol: 35 (6), pp: 456-474.

Nancy Steinmetz, MA
Steinmetz, N. M., & Austin, D. M. (2014). Fear of Criminal Victimization on a College Campus: A Visual and Survey Analysis of Location and Demographic Factors. American Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol: 39 (3), pp: 511-537.

Dr. Hiromi Taniguchi
Taniguchi, H., & Aldikacti Marshall, G. (2014). The Effects of Social Trust and Institutional Trust on Formal Volunteering And Charitable Giving in Japan. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, Vol: 25 (1), pp: 150-175.

Taniguchi, H., & Aldikacti Marshall, G. (2014). Religious attitudes and volunteering in the USA In A. C. Michalos (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research (pp. 5489-5494).

Taniguchi, H., & Buttry-Watson, B. (2014). Japanese Citizen Participation in International Development Aid. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, Vol: 25 (August 2014), pp: 1091-1110.

Taniguchi, H., & Kaufman, G. (2014). Gender role attitudes, troubles talk, and marital satisfaction in Japan. The Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, Vol: 31 (September 2014), pp: 975-994.

Taniguchi, H., & Shupe, F. L. (2014). Gender and family status differences in leisure-time sports participation. The International Review for Sociology of Sport, Vol: 49 (February 2014), pp: 65-84.

Frances L. Shupe, ABD
Taniguchi, H., & Shupe, F. L. (2014). Gender and family status differences in leisure-time sports participation. The International Review for Sociology of Sport, Vol: 49 (February 2014), pp: 65-84.

Dr. Deborah Warnock
Warnock, D. (2014). On the other side of what tracks? The missing discussion of social class in the academy. Rhizomes: Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledge, Vol: 27 (12 December 2014.

Dr. Jonetta Weber (Director of Academic Services)
Shelangoski, B. L., Hambrick, M. E., Gross, J. P., & Weber, J. D. (2014). Self-Efficacy in Intercollegiate Athletes. Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics, Vol: 7, pp: 17-42

2013

Dr. James Beggan
▸    “The Good-in-Bed Effect: College Students’ Tendency to See Themselves as Better Than Others As a Sex Partner.”  The Journal of Psychology (vol. 147, pp. 415-434)

Dr. Derrick Brooms
▸    “I Need Drive and Determination: A Qualitative Study of Inner-City Black Males’ Strivings to College.”  Issues in Race & Society (vol. 1(1), pp. 65-87)
▸    Review of Military Migrants: Fighting for YOUR Country.  Journal of Ethnic and Racial Studies
▸    Review of Political Melodies in the Pews?  The Voice of the Black Christian Rapper in the Twenty-first-Century Church.  Journal of American Culture

Dr. Deborah Potter
Davis, D.W., Pressley-McGruder, G., Jones, V.F., Dr. Deborah Potter, et al.
▸    “Evaluation of an Innovativer Tool for Child Sexual Abuse Education.”  Journal of Child Sexual Abuse (vol. 22(4), pp. 379-397)

Ms. Melani Duvall (graduate from our MA program), Dr. Patricia Gagné, and Dr. Ryan Schroeder
▸    “Peer Versus Professional Trainers: Educating Fraternities about Rape and Sexual Assault.” Contemporary Journal of Anthropology and Sociology (vol. 3(2), pp. 203-218)

Frana, J. F. and Dr. Ryan Schroeder
▸    “An Analysis of Student Opinions on Former Convict Professors.”  Contemporary Journal of Anthropology and Sociology (vol. 3(1), pp. 29-40)

Dr. Gul Marshall
▸    Shaping Gender Policy in Turkey: Grassroots Women Activists, the European Union, and the Turkish State.  State University of New York Press.

McCarthy, V. L., Ling, J., and Dr. Robert Carini
▸    “The Role of Self-Transcendence: A Missing Variable in the Pursuit of Successful Aging.”  Research in Gerontological Nursing (vol. 6(3), pp. 178-186)

Dr. Cynthia Negrey
▸    “Eight-Hour Day” and “Temporal Dimensions of Men’s and Women’s Employment,” both in V. Smith (ed.), Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia (pp. 222-223 and 981-985, respectively)

Ms. Carol Norton (Assistant Director of Center for Environmental Policy & Management), Dr. Lauren Heberle, Dr. Allison Smith (Post-doctoral staff member of Center for Environmental Policy & Management) et al.
▸    “State of Metropolitan Housing Report: 2013"

Perry A., and Dr. Derrick Brooms
▸    “Commitment, Partnership and Family: African American Men’s Concepts of Marriage and Meaning.”  Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men (vol. 1(2), pp. 55-82)

Dr. David Roelfs et al.  
▸    “Meta-Analysis for Sociology: A Measure-Driven Approach.”  Bulletin of Sociological Methodology (vol. 117(Jan), pp. 75-92)

Shor, E. and Dr. David Roelfs
▸    “The Longevity Effects of Religious and Non-Religious Participation: A Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression.”  Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion (vol. 52(1), pp. 120-145)

Shor E. and Dr. David Roelfs
▸    “The Strength of Family Ties: A Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression of Self-Reported Social Support and Mortality.”  Social Networks (vol. 35(4), pp. 626-638)

Smith, S. E., Della, L. J., Rajack-Talley, T., D’Silva, M. U., Dr. Deborah Potter et al.
▸    “Exploring Media’s Impact on African-American Women’s Healthy Food Habits in Kentucky.”  Journal of Intercultural Communication Research (vol . 42(3), pp. 228-251)

Dr. Hiromi Taniguchi
▸    “The Influences of Generalized Trust on Volunteering in Japan.”  Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly (vol. 42, pp. 127-147)

Dr. Jonetta Weber (Director of Academic Services) and Dr. Robert Carini
▸    “Where Are the Female Athletes in Sports Illustrated?: A Content Analysis of Covers (2000-June 2011).”  International Review for the Sociology of Sport (vol. 48(2), pp. 196-203)