Sociology Student Achievements
Student-Faculty Collaborative Publications
Elizabeth Popp Berman and Nicholas Pagnucco. Aug., 2010. "Economic Ideas and the Political Process: Debating Tax Cuts in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1962-1981." Politics & Society.
Barton, Michael S., Bonnie Lynne Jensen, and Joanne M. Kaufman. 2010 “Social Disorganization Theory and the College Campus.” Journal of Criminal Justice.
Kubrin, Charis E., Steven F. Messner, Glenn Deane, Kelly McGeever and Thomas D. Stucky. "Proactive Policing and Robbery Rates Across U.S. Cities." Criminology.
Karyn Loscocco, Shannon Monnat, Gwen Moore and Kirsten B. Lauber. "Enterprising women: A comparison of women’s and men’s small business networks." Gender & Society.
Stowell, Jacob I., Steven F. Messner, Kelly F. McGeever, and Lawrence E. Raffalovich. "Immigration and the Recent Violent Crime Drop in the U.S.: A Pooled, Cross-Sectional Time-Series Analysis of Metropolitan Areas." Criminology.
Lawrence E. Raffalovich, Glenn D. Deane, David Armstrong, and Hui-shien Tsao, “Model Selection Procedures in Social Research: Monte-Carlo Simulation Results.” Journal of Applied Statistics.
Articles published in 2010
Kurbin, Charis E., Steven F. Messner, Glenn Deane, Kelly McGeever, and Thomas D. Stucky. 2010. "Proactive Policing and Robbery Rates Across U. S. Cities." Criminology 48 (February): 57-97.
Mark Beaulieu and Steven F. Messner. 2010. "Assessing Changes in the Effect of Divorce Rates on Homicide Rates Across Large U. S. Cities, 1960-2000: Revisiting the Chicago School." Homicide Studies 14 (February): 24-51. .
King, Ryan D., Kecia R. Johnson, and Kelly McGeever. 2010. "Demography of the Legal Profession and Racial Disparities in Sentencing." Law and Society Review 44: 1-32
Mary P. Gallant, Glenna Spitze, and Joshua G. Grove 2010 "Chronic illness self-care and the family lives of older adults: A synthetic review across four ethnic groups"." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology 25: 21-43.
Articles published in 2009
Jacob I. Stowell, Steven F. Messner, Kelly McGeever, and Lawrence E. Raffalovich. 2009. "Immigration and the Recent Crime Drop in the U. S.: A Pooled, Cross-sectional Time-Series Analysis of Metropolitan Areas." Criminology 47 (August): 889-928.
Hideki Morooka and Zai Liang. 2009 “International Migration and the Education of Left Behind Children in China.” Asian and Pacific Migration Journal 18:345-370.
Jeremy Pais, Scott J. South, and Kyle Crowder. 2009. “White Flight Revisited: A Multi-Ethnic Perspective on Neighborhood Out-Migration.” Population Research and Policy Review 28(3):321-346.
Articles published in 2008
Zai Liang and Hideki Morooka. 2008. “International Migration and Development: the Case of China.” Pp. 273-302 *in Josh DeWind and Jennifer Holdaway (eds.) Migration and Development Within and Across Borders: Research and Policy Perspectives on Internal and International Migration. International Organization for Migration and the Social Science Research Council.
Zai Liang, Miao David Chunyu, Guotu Zhuang, and Wenzhen Ye. 2008. “Cumulative Causation, Market Transition, and Emigration from China.” American Journal of Sociology. 114:706-737.
Yue Zhuo, Steven F. Messner, and Lening Zhang. 2008. “Criminal Victimization in Contemporary China: A Review of the Evidence and Challenges for Future Research.” Crime, Law and Social Change: An International Journal 50:197-209.
Zai Liang, Lin Guo and Charles Chengrong Duan. 2008. "Migration and the well-being of children in China." The Yale-China Health Journal 5:25-46.
Glenn Deane, Steven F. Messner, Thomas D. Stucky, Kelly McGeever and Charis E. Kubrin. 2008. "Not 'Islands, Entire of Themselves': Exploring the Spatial Context of City-level Robbery Rates." Journal of Quantitative Criminology 24(4): 363-380.
South, Scott, Kyle Crowder, and Jeremy Pais. 2008. “Inter-Neighborhood Migration and Spatial Assimilation in a Multi-Ethnic World: Comparing Latinos, Blacks and Anglos.” Social Forces 87 (September): 415-443.
Articles published in 2007
Moore, Gwen. and Stephanie Mack. 2007. "From Vietnam to Iraq: American Elites' Views on the Use of Military Force." Comparative Sociology.
Denton, Nancy A. and Jacqueline Villarrubia. 2007. "Residential Segregation on the Island: The Role of Race and Class in Puerto Rican Neighborhoods" Sociological Forum, 22:1, 51-76.
South, Scott J., Dana L. Haynie, and Sunita Bose. “Student Mobility and School Dropout.” Social Science Research 36 (March): 68-94.
Articles published in 2006
Crowder, Kyle, Scott J. South, and Erick Chavez. 2006. “Wealth, Race, and Inter-Neighborhood Migration.” American Sociological Review 71 (February): 72-94.
Haynie, Dana L., Scott J. South, and Sunita Bose. 2006. “The Company You Keep: Adolescent Mobility and Peer Behavior.” Sociological Inquiry 76 (August): 397-426.
Haynie, Dana L. , Scott J. South, and Sunita Bose. 2006. “Residential Mobility and Attempted Suicide among Adolescents: An Individual-Level Analysis.” Sociological Quarterly.
Messner, Steven F., Thoroddur Bjarnason, Lawrence E. Raffalovich, and Bryan K. Robinson. 2006. "Nonmarital Fertilty and the Effects of Divorce Rates on Youth Suicide Rates." Journal of Marriage and Family 68:4:1105-1111.
Articles published in 2005
Alba, Richard and Dalia Abdel-Hady. 2005. "Galileo's Children: Italian Americans' Difficult Entry Into the Intellectual Elite."The Sociological Quarterly 46:2-18.
Bose, Sunita, and Katherine Trent. 2005. "Sociodemographic Determinants of Abortion in India: A North-South Comparison." Journal of Biosocial Science 38: 261-282.
Kim, Minjeong and Angie Y. Chung. 2005. "Consuming Orientalism: Images of Asian American Women in Multicultural Advertising." Qualitative Sociology.28(1): 67-91.
Messner, Steven F., Glenn D. Deane, Luc Anselin, Benjamin Pearson-Nelson. 2005. "Locating the Vanguard in Rising and Falling Homicide Rates Across U.S. Cities." Criminology 43:661-696.
Messner, Steven F., Robert D. Baller, and Matthew P. Zevenbergen. 2005. "The Legacy of Lynching and Southern Homicide." American Sociological Review 70:633-655.
Ostrowsky, Michael and Steven F. Messner. 2005. "Explaining Crime for a Young Adult Population: An Application of General Strain Theory." Journal of Criminal Justice 33:463-476.
South, Scott J., Amy Lutz, and Eric P. Baumer. 2005. "Adolescent Residential Mobility and Premature Life-Course Transitions: The Role of Peer Networks." Sociological Studies of Children and Youth 11: 23-52.
South, Scott J., Dana L. Haynie, and Sunita Bose. 2005. "Residential Mobility and the Onset of Adolescent Sexual Activity." Journal of Marriage and Family 67 (May): 499-514.
South, Scott J., Kyle Crowder, and Erick Chavez. 2005. “Exiting and Entering High-Poverty Neighborhoods: Latinos, Blacks, and Anglos Compared.” Social Forces 84 (December): 873-900.
South, Scott J., Kyle Crowder, and Erick Chavez. 2005. "Geographic Mobility and Spatial Assimilation among U.S. Latino Immigrants." International Migration Review 39 (Fall): 577-607.
South, Scott J., Kyle Crowder, and Erick Chavez. 2005. "Migration and Spatial Assimilation among U.S. Latinos: Classical versus Segmented Trajectories." Demography 42 (August): 497-521.
Vesselinov, Elena and John R. Logan. 2005. "Mixed Success: Economic Stability and Urban Inequality in Sofia", In F.I.E. Hamilton and K.Dimitrovska-Andrews (editors), Globalization and the Transformation of Cities in Central and Eastern Europe. Tokyo: United Nations University Press.
Articles published in 2004
Messner, Steven F., Eric P. Baumer, and Richard Rosenfield. 2004. "Dimensions of Social Capital and Rates of Criminal Homicide." American Sociologicial Review.69 (December):882-903.
Messner, Steven F., Suzanne McHugh, and Richard B. Felson. "The Distinctive Characteristics of Assaults Motivated by Bias." Criminology 42:585-618.
Pearson-Nelson, Benjamin, Thoroddur Bjarnason, and Lawrence E. Raffalovich. 2004. "The Effects of WHO 'Classification of Death' Changes on Suicide Rates in 71 Countries, 1950-1999". Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 34:328-336.
Raffalovich, Lawrence E. and Elena Vesselinov. 2004. "The Power of Property in Comparative Perspective". Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 20:361-384.
South, Scott J., Sunita Bose, and Katherine Trent. "Anticipating Divorce: Spousal Agreement, Predictive Accuracy, and Effects on Labor Supply and Fertility." Journal of Divorce and Remarriage 40 (3/4): 1-22.
Zai Liang and Hideki Morooka. 2004. “Recent Trends of Emigration from China: 1982-2000.” International Migration 42 (2):145-164.
Articles published in 2003
Alba, Richard , John Logan, and Brian J. Stults."Community inequalities in an immigration era: Race/ethnicity and location in the largest metropolitan regions of the U.S." Pp. 119-150 in Jeffrey Reitz (ed.), Host Societies and the Reception of Immigrants. San Diego: Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, 2003
Baumer, Eric P., Richard B. Felson, and Steven F. Messner. "Changes in Police Notification for Rape, 1973-2000." Criminology 41:841-872.
Baumer, Eric P., Steven F. Messner, and Richard Rosenfeld. "Explaining Spatial Variation incoming Support for Capital Punishment: A Multilevel Analysis." American Journal of Sociology 108:844-75.
Bose, Sunita and Scott J. South. "Sex Composition of Children and Marital Disruption in India." Journal of Marriage and Family 65 (November): 996-1006.
Jacobs, Ronald N. and Gayle Sulik. “Ethnic and Gender Stereotyping”, Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications, Volume 1. ed. D. Johnston. San Diego, CA: Academic Press. Pp. 587-596.
Lee, Eunju, Glenna Spitze, John Logan."Social Support to Parents-in-law: The Interplay of Gender and Kin Hierarchies." Journal of Marriage and Family 65: 396-403.
Logan, John R., Richard D. Alba, and Brian J. Stults. "Enclaves and Entrepreneurs: Assessing the Payoff for Immigrants and Minorities" International Migration Review 37 (Summer, 2003): 344-88.
South, Scott J., Eric P. Baumer, and Amy Lutz. "Interpreting Community Effects on Youth Educational Attainment." Youth & Society 35 (September): 3-36.
Zhou, Min and John R. Logan. 2003. "Increasing Diversity and Persistent
Segregation: Challenges of Educating Minority and Immigrant Children in Urban America" In Stephen J. Caldas and Carl L. Bankston (editors), The End of Desegregation. Nova Science Publishers.
Articles published in 2002
Alba, Richard D., John R. Logan, Amy Lutz, and Brian Stults. 2002. "Only English by the Third Generation? Loss and Preservation of the Mother Tongue Among the Grandchildren of Contemporary Immigrants" Demography 39 (August): 467-84.
Baller, Robert D., Steven F. Messner, Luc Anselin, and Glenn Deane. "The
Interchangeability of Homicide Data Sources: A Spatial Analytical Perspective."
Homicide Studies 6 (August):211-227.
Felson, Richard B., Steven F. Messner, Anthony Hoskin, and Glenn Deane. "Reasons for Reporting and Not Reporting Domestic Violence to the Police." Criminology 40
Jacobs, Ronald N. and Daniel J. Glass, 2002. “Media Publicity and the Voluntary Sector: The Case of Nonprofit Organizations in New York”. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations 13, 3: 235-252.
Logan, John R., Richard D. Alba, and Wenquan Zhang. 2002. "Immigrant Enclaves and Ethnic Communities in New York and Los Angeles" American Sociological Review 67 (April):299-322.
Logan, John R. and Kyle Crowder. 2002. "Political Regimes and Suburban Growth, 1980-1990" City and Community 1 (March): 113-136.
Messner, Steven F., Glenn Deane, and Mark Beaulieu. 2002. "A Log-Multiplicative Association coming Model for Allocating Homicides with Unknown Victim-Offender Relationships."Criminology 40(May):457-479.
Messner, Steven F., Lawrence E. Raffalovich, and Peter Shrock, "Reassessing the Cross-coming National Relationship Between Income Inequality and Homicide Rates: Implications of Data Quality Control in the Measurement of Income Distribution". Journal of Quantitative Criminology 18:377-395.
Moore, Gwen, Sarah Sobieraj, J. Allen Whitt, Olga Mayorova, and Daniel
Beaulieu, "Elite Interlocks in Three U.S. Sectors: Nonprofit, Corporate
and Government." Social Science Quarterly 83, no. 3, 2002: 726-744.
Whaley, Rachel Bridges and Steven F. Messner. "Gender Equality and Gendered
Homicides." Homicide Studies 6 (August):188-210.
Articles published in 2001
Alba, Richard, Amy Lutz, and Elena Vesselinov. 2001. "How enduring were the inequalities among European immigrant groups in the U.S.?" Demography 38: 349-56.
Baller, Robert D., Luc Anselin, Steven F. Messner, Glenn Deane, and Darnell Hawkins. 2001. "Structural Covariates of U.S. County Homicide Rates: Incorporating Spatial Effects." Criminology 39(August):591-613.
Bian, Yanjie, Xiaoling Shu, and John R. Logan. 2001. "Communist Party Membership and Regime Dynamics in China" Social Forces 79 (March):805-841.
Baumer, Eric P. and Scott J. South. 2001. "Community Effects on Youth Sexual Activity." Journal of Marriage and Family 63 (May): 540-554.
Bian, Fuqin and John R. Logan. 2001. "A Comparative Analysis of Intergenerational Relations in China and the United States" Sociological Research (Chinese Academy of Social Science).
Bose, Chris and Rachel Bridges Whaley, "Sex Segregation in the U.S. Labor Force," in Dana Vannoy (ed.) Gender Mosaics: Social Perspectives, Boston: Roxbury, pp. 228-239.
Liu, Jianhong, Lening Zhang, and Steven F. Messner. 2001. "Introduction: Impact of Market Transition - Changing Crime and Social Control in China." Pp. xi-xvii in Crime and Social Control in a Changing China, edited by Jianhong Liu, Lening Zhang, and Steven F. Messner. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.
Liu, Jianhong and Steven F. Messner. 2001. "Modernization and Crime Trends in China's Reform Era." Pp. 3-21 in Crime and Social Control in a Changing China, edited by Jianhong Liu, Lening Zhang, and Steven F. Messner (eds.). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.
Messner, Steven F. , Lawrence E. Raffalovich, and Richard McMillan. 2001. "Economic Deprivation and Changes in Homicide Arrest Rates for White and Black Youths, 1967-1998: A National Time-Series Analysis". Criminology 39:591-613.
Messner, Steven F. and Jukka Savolainen. 2001. "Gender and the Victim/Offender Relationship coming in Homicide: A Comparison of Finland and the United States." International Criminal Justice Review 11:34-57.
Moore, Gwen and Deborah White, 2001. "Gender Inequality and Elite Networks in Industrialized Societies," forthcoming in Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, fall.
Rosenfeld, Rosenfeld, Steven F. Messner, and Eric P. Baumer. 2001. "Social Capital and Homicide." Social Forces 80 (September):283-309.
South, Scott J. and Eric P. Baumer. 2001. "Community Effects on the Resolution of Adolescent Premarital Pregnancy." Journal of Family Issues 22 (November): 1025-1043.
South, Scott J., Katherine Trent, and Yang Shen. 2001. "Changing Partners: Toward a Macrostructural-Opportunity Theory of Marital Dissolution." Journal of Marriage and the Family 63 (August): 743-754.
Moore, Gwen and Deborah White, "Geschlechterungleichheit und Elite-Netzwerke in Vierundzwanzig Industriegesellschaften." ("Gender Inequality and Elite Networks in Twenty-Four Industrialized Societies.") Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, fall 2001: 136-151.
Articles published in 2000
Alba, Richard and Michelle Johnson. 2000. "Zur Messung aktueller Einstellungsmuster gegenüber Ausländern in Deutschland." Pp. 229-53 in Richard Alba, Peter Schmidt, and Martina Wasmer (eds.), Deutsche und Ausländer: Freunde, Fremde, oder Feinde? Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag.
Alba, Richard, John Logan, and Brian Stults. 2000."The changing neighborhood contexts of the immigrant metropolis," Social Forces 79: 587-621.
Alba, Richard, John Logan, and Brian Stults, 2000. "How segregated are middle-class African Americans?" Social Problems 47: 543-58.
Baumer, Eric P., Steven F. Messner, and Richard B. Felson. 2000. "The Role of Victim Character and Victim Conduct in the Disposition of Murder Cases." Justice Quarterly 17 (June):281-307.
Bian, Yanjie, Xiaoling Shu, and John R. Logan. 2000. "Communist Party Membership and Regime Dynamics in China" Social Forces, forthcoming.
Bian, Yanjie, John R. Logan, and Xiaolong Shu. 2000. "Economic Reform and the Gender Wage Gap in China" In Barbara Entwisle and Gail E. Henderson (editors), Re-Drawing Boundaries: Work, Household, and Gender in China. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Bjarnason, Thoroddur, Inga Dora Sigfusdottir, Bryndis Bjork Asgeirsdottir and Jon Gunnar Bernburg. (2000). Ofbeldi Medal Islenskra Unglinga: Adstaedur og Umhverfi [The Social Context of Violence among Icelandic Adolescents]. Reykjavik: Icelandic Red Cross and Ministry of Justice.
Felson, Richard B., Eric P. Baumer, and Steven F. Messner. 2000. "Acquaintance Robbery." Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 37 (August):284-305.
Logan, John R., Richard D. Alba, Michael Dill, and Min Zhou, 2000. "Ethnic segmentation in the American metropolis: Increasing divergence in economic incorporation, 1980-1990," International Migration Review 34: 98-132.
Moore, Gwen and Deborah White, 2000. "Interpersonal Contacts: Continuing Male Advantage?" in Gendering Elites, eds. M. Vianello and G. Moore, Macmillan.
Savolainen, Jukka, Steven F. Messner, and Janne Kivivuori. 2000. "Crime is Part of the Problem: Contexts of Lethal Violence in Finland and the United States." Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention.
South, Scott J. and Eric P. Baumer. 2000. "Deciphering Community and Race Effects on Adolescent Premarital Childbearing." Social Forces 78 (June): 1379-1407.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 2000. "The Declining Significance of Neighborhoods? Marital Transitions in Community Context." Social Forces 78 (March): 1067-1099.
Zhang, Lening, Steven F. Messner, Denke Zhou, Allen E. Liska, Marvin D. Krohn,
Jianhong Liu, and Zhou Lu. 2000. "Organization of Ownership and Workplace Theft in China." International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 44 (October):581-592.
Zhang, Lening and Steven F. Messner. "The Effects of Alternative Measures of Delinquent Peers on Self-Reported Delinquency." Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 37 (August):323-337.
Zhang, Lening, John Welte, William F. Wieczorek, and Steven F. Messner. 2000."Alcohol and Crime in China." Substance Use and Misuse 35 (3):265-279.
Articles published in 1999
Trent, Katherine, and Anthony Hoskin. “Structural Determinants of the Abortion Rate: A Cross-societal Analysis. Social Biology 46: 62-81.
Alba, Richard D., John R. Logan, Brian Stults, Gilbert Marzan, and Wenquan Zhang. 1999. "Immigrant groups in the suburbs: A reexamination of suburbanization and spatial assimilation," American Sociological Review 64: 446-60.
Alba, Richard D., John R. Logan, Wenquan Zhang, and Brian Stults. 1999. "Strangers next door: Immigrant groups and suburbs in Los Angeles and New York." Pp. 108-32 in Phyllis Moen, Henry Walker, and Donna Dempster-McClain (eds.), A Nation Divided: Diversity, Inequality, and Community in American Society. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Beaulieu, Mark and Steven F. Messner. 1999. "Race, Gender, and Outcomes in First Degree Murder Cases." Journal of Poverty 3 (No. 1):47-68.
Felson, Richard B., Steven F. Messner, and Anthony Hoskin. 1999. "The Victim-Offender Relationship and Calling the Police in Response to Assaults." Criminology 37 (November):931-947.
Logan, John R. and Fuqin Bian. 1999. "Family Values and Co-Residence with Married Children in Urban China" Social Forces 77 (June): 1-30.
Logan, John R., Yanjie Bian, and Fuqin Bian. 1999. "Housing Inequality in Urban China in the 1990s" International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 23: 7-25.
Logan, John R. and Brian Stults. 1999."Racial Differences in Exposure to Crime: The City and Suburbs of Cleveland in 1990" Criminology 37 (May): 251-276.
Messner, Steven F., Luc Anselin, Robert D. Baller, Darnell F. Hawkins, Glenn Deane, and Stewart E. Tolnay. 1999. "The Spatial Patterning of County Homicide Rates: An Application of Exploratory Spatial Data Analysis." Journal of Quantitative Criminology 15:423-450.
Seidman, Steven, Chet Meeks and Francie Traschen. 1999. "Beyond the Closet? The Changing Meaning of Homosexuality in the U.S." Sexualities 2 (February 1999): 9-34.
Veysey, Bonita M. and Steven F. Messner. 1999. "Further Testing of Social Disorganization Theory: An Elaboration of Sampson and Groves' 'Community Structure and Crime'." Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 36 (May):156-174.
Zhang, Lening and Steven F. Messner. "Bonds to Work Unit and Official Offense Status in Urban China." International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 43 (September):375-390.
Zhang, Lening, Steven F. Messner, and Zhou Lu. "Public Legal Education and Inmates' Perceptions of the Legitimacy of Official Punishment in China." British Journal of Criminology 39 (Summer):433-449.
Articles published in 1998
Bian, Fuqin, John R. Logan, and Yanjie Bian. 1998. "Intergenerational Relations in Urban China: Proximity, Contact, and Help to Parents" Demography 35: 115-124.
Liska, Allen, John R. Logan, and Paul Bellair. 1998. "Race and Violent Crime in the Suburbs" American Sociological Review 63: 27-38.
Liu, Jianhong, Dengke Zhou, Allen E. Liska, Steven F. Messner, Marvin D. Krohn,
Lening Zhang, and Zhou Lu. 1998. "Status, Power, and Sentencing in China." Justice Quarterly 15 (June):289-300.
Logan, John R., Fuqin Bian, and Yanjie Bian. 1998. "Tradition and Change in the Urban Chinese Family: The Case of Living Arrangements" Social Forces 76: 851-882.
Pichardo, Nelson A., Heather Catlin-Sullivan, and Glenn Deane. 1998. "Is the Political Personal?: Everday Behaviors as Forms of Social Movement Participation." Mobilization: An International Journal 3: 185-205.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 1998. "Avenues and Barriers to Residential Mobility Among Single Mothers." Journal of Marriage and the Family 60 (November): 866-877.
South, Scott J., Kyle D. Crowder, and Katherine Trent. 1998. "Children's Residential Mobility and Neighborhood Environment Following Parental Divorce and Remarriage." Social Forces 77 (December): 667-693.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 1998. "Housing Discrimination and Residential Mobility: Impacts for Blacks and Whites." Population Research and Policy Review 17 (August): 369-387.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 1998. "Leaving the 'Hood: Residential Mobility Between Black, White, and Integrated Neighborhoods." American Sociological Review 63 (February): 17-26.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 1998. "Neighborhood Effects on Family Formation: Concentrated Poverty and Beyond." American Sociological Review 64 (February): 113-132.
Articles published in 1997
Alba, Richard D., John R. Logan, and Kyle Crowder. 1997. "White ethnic neighborhoods and spatial assimilation: The Greater New York region, 1980-1990," Social Forces 75: 883-912.
Bian, Yanjie, John R. Logan, Hanlong Lu, Yunkang Pan, and Ying Guan. 1997. "Work Units and Housing Reform in Two Chinese Cities" Pp. 223-250 in Elizabeth Perry and Xiabo Lu (editors), The Danwei: The Changing Chinese Workplace in Historical and Comparative Perspective. New York: M.E. Sharpe.
Bian, Yanjie, John R. Logan, Hanlong Lu, Yunkang Pan, and Ying Guan. 1997. "Work Units and the Commodification of Housing: Observations on the Transition to a Market Economy with Chinese Characteristics" Social Sciences in China (Chinese Academy of Social Science) 18: 28-35.
Durr, Marlese and John R. Logan. 1997. "Racial Submarkets in Government Employment" Sociological Forum 12: 353-370.
Liu, Jianhong, Steven F. Messner, and Allen E. Liska. 1997. "Chronic Offenders in China." International Criminal Justice Review 7:31-45.
Logan, John R., Rachel Bridges Whaley, and Kyle Crowder. 1997. "The Character and Consequences of Growth Regimes: An Assessment of Twenty Years of Research" Urban Affairs Review 32: 603-630.
Pan, Yunkang, John R. Logan, Fuqin Bian, Yanjie Bian, and Hanlong Lu. 1997. "Sources and Trends of Coresidence in the Urban Chinese Family" Sociological Research (Chinese Academy of Social Science) 6: 69-79.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 1997. "Escaping Distressed Neighborhoods: Individual, Community, and Metropolitan Influences." American Journal of Sociology 102 (January): 1040-1084.
South, Scott J. and Kyle D. Crowder. 1997. "Residential Mobility Between Cities and Suburbs: Race, Suburbanization, and Back-to-the-City Moves." Demography 34 (November): 525-538.
South, Scott J. and Kim M. Lloyd. 1995. "Spousal Alternatives and Marital Dissolution." American Sociological Review 60 (February): 21-35.
Trent, Katherine and Kyle Crowder. 1997. "Adolescent birth intentions, social disadvantage, and behavioral outcomes" Journal of Marriage and the Family, 59:523-535.
Zhang, Lening, Steven F. Messner, Zhou Lu, and Xiaogang Deng. 1997. "Gang Crime and Its Punishment in China." Journal of Criminal Justice 25 (No. 4):289-302.
Articles published in 1996
Bian, Yanjie and John R. Logan. 1996. "Market Transition and the Persistence of Power: The Changing Stratification System in Urban China" American Sociological Review 61: 739-58.
Lloyd, Kim M. and Scott J. South. 1996. "Contextual Influences on Young Men's Transition to First Marriage." Social Forces 74 (March): 1097-1119.
Logan, John R., Richard D. Alba, Tom McNulty and Brian Fisher. 1996. "Making a place in the metropolis: Residential assimilation and segregation in city and suburb," Demography 33:443-53.
Logan, John R., Richard D. Alba, and Tom McNulty. 1996. "Les minorités des villes globales: New York et Los Angeles," Societes Contemporaines 22/23: 69-88. (In English: "Minorities in global cities: New York and Los Angeles," in Enzo Mingione (ed.), Urban Poverty and the Underclass (Blackwell)).
Moore, Gwen and Gene Shackman. 1996. "Gender and Authority: A Cross-National Study," Social Science Quarterly 77: 273-88.
Logan, John R., Richard D. Alba, and Shu-Yin Leung. 1996. "Minority access to white suburbs: A multiregion comparison," Social Forces 74: 851-81.
Zhang, Lening and Steven F. Messner. 1996. "School Attachment and Official Delinquency Status in the People's Republic of China." Sociological Forum ll (June):285-303.
Zhang, Lening, Dengke Zhou, Steven F. Messner, Allen E. Liska, Marvin D. Krohn, Jianhong Liu, Zhou Lu. 1996. "Crime Prevention In a Communitarian Society: 'Bang-jiao and Tiao-jie' in the People's Republic of China." Justice Quarterly 13 (June):199-222.
Zhou, Min and John R. Logan. 1996. "Market Transition and the Commodification of Housing in Urban China" International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 20: 400-421.
Moore, Gwen and Gene Shackman, "Gender and Authority: A Cross-National
Study," Social Science Quarterly 77 (June 1996): 273-88.