Department of Sociology

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Elizabeth P. Berman

McCabe, J., Berman, E. P. (2016). American Exceptionalism Revisited: Tax Relief, Poverty Reduction, and the Politics of Child Tax Credits. Sociological Science, 3, 540-567.


Peter D. Brandon

Chatterji, P., Brandon, P. D., Markowitz, S. (2016). Job mobility among parents of children with chronic health conditions: Early effects of the 2010 Affordable Care Act. Journal of Health Economics, 48, 26-43.


Angie Y. Chung

Chung, A. Y. (2016). Saving Face: The Emotional Costs of the Asian Immigrant Family Myth. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

Chung, A. Y., Kim, J., Hwang, I. (2017). Consuming Gangnam Style: A Comparison on Nation-Branding in Koreatown, Los Angeles and New York. CUNY Forum, 4(1), 93-102.

Chung, A. Y. (2017). Behind the Myth of the Matriarch and the Flag-bearer: How Korean and Chinese American Sons and Daughters Negotiate Gender, Family and Emotions. Sociological Forum, 32(1), 28-49.


Glenn D. Deane

Deane, G. D., Spitze, G. D., Ward, R. A., Zhuo, Y. A. (2016). Close to You?: How Parent-Adult Child Contact is Influenced by Family Patterns. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 71(2), 344-357.


Nancy A. Denton

Napierala, J., Denton, N. A. (2017). Measuring Residential Segregation with the ACS: How the Margin of Error Affects the Dissimilarity Index. Demography, 54(1), 285-309.


Joanna G. Dreby

Dreby, J. G., Jung, G., Sullivan, R. (2017). At the Nexus of Work and Family: Family Farms in Upstate New York. Journal of Rural Studies, 49, 151-161.

Dreby, J. G. (2016). Review of Lives in Limbo: Undocumented and Coming of Age in America, by Roberto G. Gonzalez. Sociological Forum, 31(3), 720-723.

Dreby, J. G. (2016). Review of Family Activism: Immigrant Struggles and the Politics of Noncitizenship, by Amalia Pallares. Contemporary Sociology, 45(3).


Brandon C. Gorman

Gorman, B. C. (2016). Appropriating Democratic Discourse in North Africa. International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 57(5), 288-309.


Zoya Gubernskaya

Bolzendahl, C., Gubernskaya, Z. (2016). Racial and Ethnic Homogamy and Gender Differences in Time on Core Household Labor. Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, 2.

Gubernskaya, Z., Treas, J. (2016). Call Home? Mobile Phones and Contacts with Mother in 24 Countries. Journal of Marriage and Family, 78(5), 1237–1249.


Trevor A. Hoppe

Hoppe, T. A., Halperin, D. M. (Eds.) (2017). The War on Sex. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Hoppe, T. A. (2016). Punishing Sex: Sex Offenders and the Missing Punitive Turn in Sexuality Studies. Law & Social Inquiry, 41(3), 573–594.


Hayward D. Horton

Martin, L. L., Horton, H. D., Fasching-Varner, K. J. (Eds.) (2016). After the Storm: Militarization, Occupation and Segregation in Post-Katrina America. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, LLC.


Ronald N. Jacobs

Jacobs, R. N., Li, M. (2017). Culture and Comparative Media Research: Narratives About Internet Privacy Policy in Chinese, US, and UK Newspapers. Communication Review, 20.


Richard W. Lachmann

Lachmann, R. W. (2016). Neoliberalism, the Origins of the Global Crisis, and the Future of States. In Gregory Hooks (Ed.), Sociology of Development Handbook (pp. 463-84). Berkeley: University of California Press.

Lachmann, R. W., Stivers, A. (2016). The Culture of Sacrifice in Conscript and Volunteer Militaries: The U.S. Medal of Honor from the Civil War to Iraq, 1861-2014. American Journal of Cultural Sociology, 4(3), 323-58.


Zai Liang

Liang, Z., Messner, S. F., Huang, Y., Chen, C. (Eds.) (2016). Confronting the Challenges of Urbanization in China: Insights from Social Science Perspectives. New York: Routledge.

Huang, Y., Song, Q., Tao, R., Liang, Z. (2016). Migration, Family Arrangement, and Children’s Health in China. Child Development, epub ahead of print.

Liang, Z. (2016). China's Great Migration and the Prospects of a More Integrated Society. Annual Review of Sociology, 42, 451-471.

Liang, Z., Bo, Z. (2016). Legal Status and Labor Market and Health Consequences for Low-skilled Chinese immigrants in the US. Annals of the Academy of Ameriacn Political and Social Science, 666, 150-163.


Steven F. Messner

Liang, Z., Messner, S. F., Huang, Y., Chen, C. (Eds.) (2016). Confronting the Challenges of Urbanization in China: Insights from Social Science Perspectives. New York: Routledge.

Wang, S., Messner, S. F. (2016). Breast Cancer and Social Support: The Case of Women in Foshan, China. In Zai Liang, Steven F. Messner, and Youquin Huang (Eds.), Confronting the Challenges of Urbanization in China: Insights from Social Science Perspectives (pp. 179-199). New York: Routledge.

Hövermann, A., M, E., Messner, S. F. (2016). Institutional Imbalance, Integration into Non-economic Institutions, and a Marketized Mentality in Europe: A Multilevel, Partial Elaboration of Institutional Anomie Theory. International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 57(4), 231-254.

Piatkowska, S., Raffalovich, L. E., Messner, S. F. (2016). The Impact of Accession to the European Union on Suicide Rates in Eastern Europe: A Cross-National Time Series Analysis. International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 57(4), 207-230.

Zimmerman, G. M., Messner, S. F. (2016). Examining Change in Adolescent Street Efficacy and Its Association with Violent Outcomes. Violence and Victims, 31(6), 1183-1196.


Scott J. South

South, S. J., Huang, Y., Spring, A., Crowder, K. (2016). Neighborhood Attainment Over the Adult Life Course. American Sociological Review, 81, 1276-1304.

Vogel, M., South, S. J. (2016). Spatial Dimensions of the Effect of Neighborhood Disadvantage on Delinquency. Criminology, 54, 434-458.

South, S. J., Trent, K., Bose, S. (2016). Demographic Opportunity and the Mate Selection Process in India. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 47, 221-246.


Glenna D. Spitze

Deane, G. D., Spitze, G. D., Ward, R. A., Zhuo, Y. A. (2016). Close to You?: How Parent-Adult Child Contact is Influenced by Family Patterns. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 71(2), 344-357.


Stacy M. Torres

Torres, S. M. (2017, March 20). Snowstorm Cleanup Deplorable in Albany. Albany Times Union.

Torres, S. M. (2016, August 18). As Los Angeles Gets Younger, Skid Row Gets Older. Next City, epub.


Katherine Trent

South, S. J., Trent, K., Bose, S. (2016). Demographic Opportunity and the Mate Selection Process in India. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 47, 221-246.


Russell A. Ward

Deane, G. D., Spitze, G. D., Ward, R. A., Zhuo, Y. A. (2016). Close to You?: How Parent-Adult Child Contact is Influenced by Family Patterns. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 71(2), 344-357.


Tse-Chuan Yang

Yang, T.-C., Jensen, L. (2017). Climatic conditions and human mortality: spatial and regional variation in the United States. Population and Environment, 38(3), 261-285.

Yang, T.-C., Zhao, Y., Song, Q. (2017). Residential segregation and racial disparities in self-rated health: How do dimensions of residential segregation matter? Social Science Research, 61, 29-42.

Yang, T.-C., Chen, D. A multi-group path analysis of the relationship between perceived racial discrimination and self-rated stress: how does it vary across racial/ethnic groups? Ethnicity & Health, 1-27.

Gibbons, J., Yang, T.-C. (2016). Connecting Across the Divides of Race/Ethnicity: How Does Segregation Matter? Urban Affairs Review, 52(4), 531-558.

Yang, T.-C., Chen, D., Park, K. (2016). Perceived Housing Discrimination and Self-Reported Health: How Do Neighborhood Features Matter? Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 50(6), 789-801.

Gibbons, J., Yang, T.-C. Searching for Silver Linings: Is Perceived Medical Discrimination Weaker in Segregated Areas? Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy, 1-22.