Graduate Student Awards and Publications


Abramson, Corey M., and Darren Modzelewski. 2011. "Caged Morality: Moral Worlds, Subculture, and Stratification among Middle-Class Cage-Fighters." Qualitative Sociology (March) 34:143-175.

Abramsom, Corey M. 2010. "Putting Culture Back in Context: A Context Dependent Model of How Cultural Inputs, Toolkits, and Meanings Influence Action." ISSC Working Paper Series 45.

Abramson, Corey M. "Culture, Health, and Latinos in an Aging America." 2010. Las Voces de CLPR.

Abramson, Corey M. 2009. "Who Are the Clients?: Goal Displacement in an Adult Day Care Center for Elders with Dementia." International Journal of Aging and Human Development 68: 65-92.

Robb Willer and Nick Adams. 2008. “The Threat of Terrorism and Support for the 2008 Presidential Candidates: Results of a National Field Experiment.” Current Research in Social Psychology. 14(1):1-22.

Andrews, Abigail. 2010. "Constructing Mutuality: The Zapatistas' Transformation of Transnational Activist Power Dynamics." Latin American Politics and Society 52(1): 89-120.

Andrews, Abigail.  2011. "How Activists 'Take Zapatismo Home:' South-to-North Dynamics in Transnational Social Movements."  Latin American Perspectives 38(1):138-152.


Oluwakemi M. Balogun. Forthcoming. "No Necessary Tradeoff: Context, Lifecourse, and Social Networks in the Identity Formation of Second-Generation Nigerian Immigrants in the United States." Ethnicities.

Haveman, Heather A., and Lauren S. Beresford. Forthcoming. “If You’re So Smart, Why Aren’t You the Boss?  Explaining the Persistent Vertical Gender Gap in Management.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Special Issue:  Gender and Race Inequality in Management:  Critical Issues, New Evidence.

Lucas, Samuel R. and Lauren Beresford. 2010. "Naming and Classifying: Theory, Evidence, and Equity in Education." Review of Research in Education 34.

Best, Rachel. 2010. "Situation or Social Problem: The Influence of Events on Media Coverage of Homelessness." Social Problems 57(1):74-91.

Best, Rachel Kahn, Lauren B. Edelman, Linda Hamilton Krieger, and Scott R. Eliason, Forthcoming. "Multiple Disadvantages: An Empirical Test of Intersectionality Theory in EEO Litigation." Law and Society Review.


Eidlin, Barry. 2009. "‘Upon This (Foundering) Rock’: Minneapolis Teamsters and the Transformation of U.S. Business Unionism, 1934-1941." Labor History 50(3):249-267.

Elcioglu, Emine Fidan. 2010. "Producing Precarity: The Temporary Staffing Agency in the Labor Market." Qualitative Sociology 33:117-136.

Elliott, Rebecca. 2010. "Contesting the Spectacle: Global Lives as Counterpublic in the Context of Celebrity Activism." Cultural Analysis 9: 146--149.


Fayard, Gregory M. 2009. "Fatal Occupational Injuries Involving Natural Disasters, 1992-2006." Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 3(4):201-209.

Fayard, Gregory M. 2008. "Fatal Occupational Injuries in Parking Lots, 1993-2002." Journal of Safety Research 39(1):9-18.


Gardner, Trevor. Forthcoming. “Fear and Loathing in Urban Police Investigation: A Theory of Protective Social Capital.” Carceral Notebooks.

Gardner, Trevor and Aarti Kholi. 2009. “The C.A.P. Effect: Racial Profiling in the ICE Criminal Alien Program.” The Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Race, Ethnicity, and Diversity: Policy Brief .

Garrett, Sarah B. 2010. "Pearson, Allison." In Encyclopedia of Motherhood, edited by A. O'Reilly and G. J. Golson, 975-76. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.

Garrett, Sarah B. 2008. "Old and Open-Minded." Greater Good 5(1):7.

Hair, E. C., K. Moore, Sarah Garrett, T. Ling, and K. Cleveland. 2008. "The Continued Importance of Quality Parent-Adolescent Relationships During Late Adolescence." Journal of Research on Adolescence 18(1):187-200.

Lenoir, Timothy W. and Eric Giannella. Forthcoming. "Technological Platforms and the Layers of Patent Data" in Making and Unmaking Intellectual Property, edited by Mario Biagioli, Peter Jaszi, and Martha Woodmansee. Chicago, University of Chicago Press.

Powell, Walter W. and Eric Giannella. 2010. "Collective Invention and Inventor Networks" in Handbook of the Economics of Innovation, edited by Bronwyn H. Hall and Nathan Rosenberg, 575-605. Oxford: Elsevier.


Kleinman, Daniel Lee, Jacob Habinek, and Steven P. Vallas. 2011. "Codes of Commerce: The Uses of Business Rhetoric in the American Academy, 1960-2000."  In The American Academic Profession: Transformation in Contemporary Higher Education.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Hathazy, Paul. 2010.  "Los Caminos de la Opacidad Policial. Acceso y recorridos en la investigación en organizaciones policiales como obstáculo y como dato." ["The paths of police opacity: access and routes in police research as obstacle and data.]" In Estudiar la Policia: La Mirada de las Ciencias Sociales Sobre la Institución Policial, edited by Mariana Sirimarco.  Buenos Aires: Teseo.

Herring, Christopher. Forthcoming. “The Housing Question of New Orleans: Toward a Critical Geography of Disaster Reconstruction in Infrastructures of Home and City.” Edited by Edward Murphy. Michigan State University Press.

Herring, Christopher. National Coalition for the Homeless. 2010. Tent Cities in America: A Pacific Coast Report. Washington DC:  National Coalition for the Homeless:


Janus, Alexander L. 2010. "The Influence of Social Desirability Pressures on Expressed Immigration Attitudes." Social Science Quarterly 91(4):928-94.

Hout, Michael, and Alexander L. Janus. 2011. "Educational Mobility in the United States since the 1930s." Chapter 8 in Whither Opportunity? Rising Inequality and the Uncertain Life Chances of Low-Income Children, edited by Greg Duncan and Richard Murnane. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.

Janus, Alexander L. 2009. "Disability and the Transition to Adulthood." Social Forces 88(1):99-120.


Levien, Michael. Forthcoming. Special Economic Zones and Accumulation by Dispossession in India. Journal of Agrarian Change.

Lor, Yang V. 2009. "Hmong Political Involvement in St. Paul, Minnesota and Fresno, California." Hmong Studies Journal. 10: 1-53.


Matlon, Jordanna. 2011. “Informality and visibility on the periphery.” Contexts 10(2):58-63.

Matlon, Jordanna. 2010. “Creating public fictions: The black man as producer and consumer.” The Black Scholar 40(3):36-42.  

Mayrl, Damon. Forthcoming. "Administering Secularization: Religious Education in New South Wales since 1960." European Journal of Sociology 52(1).

Mayrl, Damon, and Jeremy E. Uecker. Forthcoming. “Higher Education and Religious Liberalization among Young Adults.” Social Forces 90(1).  

Mayrl, Damon, and Freeden Oeur. 2009. "Religion and Higher Education: Current Knowledge and Directions for Future Research." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48: 260-75.

Mayrl, Damon and Laurel Westbrook. 2009. "On Writing Public Sociology: Accountability through Dialogue, Relevance, and Accessibility." In Handbook of Public Sociology, edited by Vincent Jeffries, 151-69. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield.

Fischer, Claude and Benjamin Moodie. Forthcoming. "American Society." in Concise Encyclopedia of Comparative Sociology, edited by M. Sasaki. Leiden: Brill.

Morfit, N. Simon. 2011. ""AIDS is Money": How Donor Preferences Reconfigure Local Realities." World Development. 39(1):64–76.  


Mayrl, Damon and Freeden Oeur. 2009. “Religion and Higher Education: Current Knowledge and Directions for Future Research.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48(2):260-275.


Peng, Thomas. 2011. "The Impact of Citizenship on Labour Process: State, Capital and Labour Control in South China." Work, Employment and Society 25(4):726–741.


Reich, Adam. Forthcoming. With God On Our Side:  Labor Struggle in the Catholic Hospital. Ithaca:  Cornell University Press.

Reich, Adam. 2010. Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison. Berkeley: University of California Press.


Sarabia, Heidy. 2011. “Organizing ‘Below and to the Left’: Differences in the Citizenship and Transnational Practices of Two Groups in the San Francisco Bay Area.”  Sociological Forum. Vol. 26: 2.

Schradie, Jen. 2011. "The Digital Production Gap: The Digital Divide and Web 2.0 Collide." Poetics 39:145-168.

Shaw, Aaron and Yochai Benkler. Forthcoming. “A Tale of Two Blogospheres: Discursive Practices on the Left and Right.” American Behavioral Scientist.

Shaw, Aaron. Forthcoming. “Insurgent Expertise: The Politics of Free/Livre and Open Source Software in Brazil.” Journal of Information Technology & Politics.

Shaw, Aaron, John Horton and Daniel Chen. 2011. “Designing Incentives for Inexpert Human Raters.” In Proceedings of the 2011 ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW2011).

Stephen Paul Smith. 2009. "The Forgotten Defendant of Guantanamo," The Huffington Post. November 9, 2009. Available here

Fletcher, Laurel, Eric Stover, Stephen Paul Smith, Alexa Koenig, Zulaikha Aziz, Alexis Kelly, Sarah Staveteig, Nobuko Mizoguchi. 2009. The Guantánamo Effect: Exposing The Consequences Of U.S. Detention And Interrogation Practices. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Fletcher, Laurel, Eric Stover, Stephen Paul Smith, Alexa Koenig, Zulaikha Aziz, Alexis Kelly, Sarah Staveteig, Nobuko Mizoguchi. 2008. "Guantánamo and Its Aftermath: U.S. Detention and Interrogation Practices And Their Impact On Former Detainees." Berkeley Human Rights Center.


Tomas, Maria C. 2010. " Marriage and Cohabitation (review)." Population Review (Online). 49:2. Available at:

Xavier, Flavia P., Maria C. Tomas, and Juliana F. Candian. 2009. "Occupational composition by gender and income inequality in Brazil" (In Portuguese). Revista Econômica, Rio de Janeiro, 11(1):95-131.

Xavier, Flavia P, Danielle C. Fernandes, and Maria C. Tomas. 2009. " Economic Factors and Social Structure: Schooling as an Explanation for Income Inequality and Occupational Stratification." (In Portuguese), in Educação, Trabalho e Desigualdades Sociais,  Diogo Henrique Helal; Jorge Alexandre Neves; Daniellle Cireno Fernandes. (eds.), Belo Horizonte: Editora Argvmentvn, 1:60-95.

Tomas, Maria C., Ana Maria H.C. Oliveira, and Eduardo G. Rios-Neto. 2008. "Demographic Perspectives on Delayed Labor Market Entry in Metropolitan Areas in Brazil."  (In Portuguese). Revista Brasileira de Estudos Populacionais, 1.


Villarreal, Ana T. 2010. "The Bus Owner, the Bus Driver, and His Lover: Gendered Class Struggle in the Service Work Triangle." Work and Occupations 37:272-294.


Wilson, Nicholas Hoover. 2011. "From Reflection to Refraction: Extractive Administration in British India, circa 1770-­1855," American Journal of Sociology 116:1437­-1477.