Faculty Publications


Recent Faculty Publications

Bah, Abu Bakarr. (Forthcoming, 2011). "State Decay and Civil War: A Discourse on Power in Sierra Leone." Critical Sociology.

Bah, Abu Bakarr. (Forthcoming). “State Decay and Civil War: A Discourse on Power in Sierra Leone.” Critical Sociology.

Bah, Abu Bakarr. (2010). "Democracy and Civil war: A Discourse on Citizenship and Peacemaking in Cote d'Ivoire." African Affairs. (109) 437:597-615.

Bah, Abu Bakarr. (2006). “Racial Profiling and the War on Terror: Changing Trends and Perspectives.” Ethnic Studies Review. 29:76-100.

Bah, Abu Bakarr. (2005). Breakdown and Reconstitution: Democracy, the Nation State, and Ethnicity in Nigeria. Lexington Books.

Burchfield, Keri B. (Forthcoming). "Residents' Perceptions of Local Registered Sex Offenders." Deviant Behavior.

Burchfield, Keri B. (Forthcoming). "Misperceived Neighborhood Values and Informal Social Control." Justice Quarterly.

Burchfield, Keri B. (2009). "Attachment as a Source of Informal Social Control in Urban Neighborhoods." Journal of Criminal Justice. 37:45-54.

Oakley, Deirdre and Keri B. Burchfield. (2009). "Out of the Projects, Still in The Hood: The Spatial Constraints on Public Housing Residents' Relocation in Chicago." Journal of Urban Affairs. 31:589-614.

Burchfield, Keri B. and William Mingus. (2008). “Not in My Neighborhood:  Assessing Registered Sex Offenders’ Experiences with Local Social Capital and Social Control.”  Journal of Criminal Justice and Behavior. 35:356-374.

Felson, Richard B., Brent E. Teasdale and Keri B. Burchfield. (2008). “The Influence of Being Under the Influence:  Alcohol Effects on Adolescent Violence.”  Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 45:119-141.

Felson, Richard B., Keri B. Burchfieldand Brent E. Teasdale. (2007). “The Impact of Alcohol on Different Types of Violent Incidents.”  Journal of Criminal Justice and Behavior. 34:1057-1068.

Campbell, Michael. "Politics, Prisons, and Law Enforcement: An Examination of the Emergence of 'Law and Order' Politics in Texas." Law & Society Review.

Campbell, Michael. (Forthcoming). "Homicide and Punishment in Europe." Sourcebook of European Homicide Research. 1.

Cappell, Charles and Giovanni Bennardo. (2009). "Radiality in Social Networks." In: Language, Space and Social Relationships by Giovanni Bernnardo. Cambridge University Press.

Cappell, Charles. (2008). "Influence Structures in a Tongan Village: 'Every Villager is not the Same!'" Structure and Dynamics.

Crawford, Cassandra S. (2009). "From Pleasure to Pain: The Role of the MPQ in the Language of Phantom Limb Pain." Social Science and Medicine 69 (5):655-661. 

Crawford, Cassandra S. (2009). "The Inarticulacy/Indescribability of Pain: A Rejoinder to Mowat." Social Science and Medicine 69 (5):666-669.

Ferris, Kerry O. (2010). "Ain't Nothing like the Real Thing, Baby: Celebrity Impersonators and their Audiences." Text and Performance Quarterly. 30 (1):60-80.

Ferris, Kerry O. (2010). "The Next Big Thing: Local Celebrity." Society. 47(5):392-395.

Ferris, Kerry O. (2010). Stargazing: Celebrity, Fame and Social Interaction. Routledge.

Harris Scott R. and Ferris Kerry O. (2009). "How Does it Feel to be a Star? The Identification of Emotion on the Red Carpet." Human Studies 32 (3):133-152.

Ferris, Kerry O.  (2008). The Real World: An Introduction to Sociology, with Jill M. Stein. W.W. Norton and Company.

Ferris, Kerry O.  (2007). “The Sociology of Celebrity.” Sociology Compass. 1:371–384.

Kidder, Jeffrey L. (2011). "Urban Flow: Bike Messengers and the City." ILR Press.

Williams, J. Patrick and Jeffrey L. Kidder. (Forthcoming, 2011). "Style." Subculture Theory: Traditions and Concepts. Malden. Polity Press.

Ng, Kwai Hang and Jeffrey L. Kidder. (2010). "Towards a Theory of Emotive Performance: With Lessons from How Politicians Do Anger." Sociological Theory. (28)2:193-214.

Markowitz, Fred E. (2011). "Dysfunctional Social Control of Mental Illness." Social Science and Medicine.

Markowitz, Fred E. (2011). "Mental Illness, Crime, and Violence: Risk, Context and Social Control." Aggression and Violent Behavior.

Markowitz, Fred E. (2011). "Stigma, Reflected Appraisals, and Recovery Outcomes in Mental Illness." Social Psychology Quarterly.

Markowitz, Fred E. (2011). "Labeling Theory and Mental Illness." Advances in Criminological Theory.

Markowitz, Fred E.  (2006). “Psychiatric Hospital Capacity, Homelessness, and Crime and Arrest Rates.” Criminology 44:45-72.

Miller, Kirk. (Forthcoming). "The Institutionalization of Racial Profiling Police: An Examination of Antiprofiling Police Adoption among Large Law Enforcement Agencies." Crime and Delinquency.

Miller, Kirk. (2009). Race, Driving and Police Organization: Modeling Moving and Non-moving Traffic Stops with Citizen Self-reports of Driving Practices." Journal of Criminal Justice. 37:564-575.

Luckenbill, David F. and Kirk Miller. "Intellectual Property Crime." Handbook of Deviant Behavior.Oxford, UK: Routledge.

Miller, Kirk. (2008). “Racial Profiling and Pretextual Stops: Results from a Self-Report Survey.” Ethnicity in Criminal Justice 6(2).

Luckenbill, David F. and Kirk Miller. (2008). “Policing Piracy: A Study in Corporate Crime Control.”  Journal of Crime and Justice.

Miller, Kirk. (2007).  “Racial Profiling and Postmodern Society: Police Responsiveness, Image Maintenance, and the Left Flank of Police Legitimacy.” Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice 24:248-262.

Miller, Kirk. (2007).  “Traversing the Spatial Divide? Gender, Place and Delinquency.”  Feminist Criminology 2:202-222.

Tomaskovic-Devey, Donald, Cynthia Pfaff Wright, Ronald Czaja, and Kirk Miller. (2006). "Self-Reports of Police Speeding Stops by Race: Results from the North Carolina Reverse Record Check Survey." Journal of Quantitative Criminology 22:279-297.

Moremen, Robin D. (2010). "One Starfish at a Time: Using Fundamentals in Sociology to Rethink Impressions about People Living with HIV/AIDS." Teaching Sociology. 38(2):144-155.

Moremen, Robin D.  (2008).  "Best Friends: The Role of Confidants in Older Women’s Health."  Journal of Women and Aging.  20(1/2):149-167.

Moremen, Robin D.  (2008).  "The Downside of Friendship: Sources of Strain in Older Women’s Friendships."  Journal of Women & Aging.  20(1/2):169-187.

Myers, Kristen and Laura Raymond. (2010). "Elementary school girls and heteronormativity: The girl project." Gender & Society.  24:167-188. 

Myers, Kristen. (2005).  Racetalk: Racism Hiding in Plain Sight.  New York: Rowman and Littlefield.

Robison, Kristopher K. (2010). "Terror's True Nightmare? Reevaluating the Consequences of Terrorism on Democratic Governance." Terrorism and Political Violence. 22(1):62-86.

Robison, Kristopher K. (2010). "Unpacking the Social Origins of Terrorism: the Role of Women's Empowerment in Reducing Terrorism." Studies in Conflict and Terrorism.  33(8):735-756.

Robison, Kristopher K. and Edward M. Crenshaw. (2010). "Reevaluating the Global Digital Divide: Socio-Demographic and Conflict Barriers to the Internet Revolution." Sociological Inquiry. 80(1):34-62.

Crenshaw, Edward M. and Kristopher K. Robison. (2009). "Political Violence as an Object of Study: The Need for Taxonomic Clarity." The Handbook of Politics.

Rodgers, Diane M. and Reinaldo Moraga, (Forthcoming). "The Trouble with Thinking Like Arena: Learning to Use Simulation Modeling Software." Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society.

Rogers, Diane M. (Forthcoming). "The Socially Constructed Natural Origins of Self-Organization." Origin(s) of Design in Nature. Springer.

Rodgers, Diane M. (2009). "The Use of the Talmudic Format for the Presentation of Qualitative Research." Symbolic Interaction 32 (3):260-281.

Rodgers, Diane M.  (2008). Debugging the Link Between Social Theory and Social Insects. Louisiana State University Press.

Walther, Carol S. (Forthcoming, 2012-2013) Poston, Dudley L. Jr., D. Nicole Farris, Lei He, Carol S. Walther, Chris Russell, and Heather Kincannon. Forthcoming. “Sexuality in China.” A chapter in Amanda K. Baumle (editor), International Handbook of Sexuality.  New York, NY: Springer Publications. 

Walther, Carol S. (Forthcoming) Garcia, Ginny, Heather K. M. Terrell, Dudley L. Poston, Jr., and Carol S. Walther.  “Patterns of Sexual Activity in China and the United States.” A chapter in Dudley L. Poston, Jr., Wen Shan Yang, Heather Terrell Kincannon, Rachel Traut Cortes, and Cathy Ruey-Ling Chu (editors), The Family and Social Change in Chinese Societies. New York: Springer Publishers

Walther, Carol S., Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Yuan Gu. 2011. “The Ecology of Homosexuality: Gay and Lesbian Partnering in the Metropolitan United States in 2000.” Population Research and Policy Review 30 (3): 419-448.

Walther, Carol S. (Forthcoming). "Same-Sex Couples Construction of Census Categories." International Handbook on the Demography of Sexuality.

Koss, Melanie D., Corrine M. Wickens and Carol S. Walther. (2010). "Censorship and Controversial Materials in Chicago Middle and High Schools." Illinois Reading Council Journal. 39(1):29-39.

Sandlin, Jennifer A. and Carol S. Walther. (2009). "Complicated Simplicity: Moral Identity Formation and Social Movement Learning in the Voluntary Simplicity Movement." Adult Education Quarterly 59:298-317.