Recent Student Publications

Abu-Rmeileh NME, Hammoudeh W, Mataria A,  Husseini A, Khawaja M, Shannon H, Hogan D, Watt G, Zurayk H, Giacaman R. 2012. Health related Quality of life of Gaza Palestinians in the aftermath of the winter 08-09 Israeli attack on the Gaza Strip. European Journal of Public Health, 22(5):732-737.

Adams, Crystal, Phil Brown, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Julia Green Brody, Ruthann Rudel, Ami Zota, Sarah Dunagan, Jessica Tovar, and Sharyle Patton. 2011. “Disentangling the Exposure Experience: The Roles of Community Context and Report-Back of Environmental Exposure Data.” Journal of Health and Social Behavior. 52(2):180-196.

Adar, Sinem. Forthcoming. “From a “Cosmopolitan” City to a “City of Remnants”: (In)Visible Inhabitants of Alexandria, 1922-1967.” in Senses of Space and Place, edited by the ASA Sociology of Culture Space & Place Network.

Adar, Sinem. 2013. “Ambiguities of Democratization: Nationalism, Religion, and Ethnicity under AKP Government in Turkey.” Political Power and Social Theory. Vol.25 (Decentering Social Theory). Pp: 3-36.

Andia, Tatiana. Forthcoming. “Pharmaceutical Intellectual Property Rights Protection and Access to Medicines in Ecuador: A Transnational Advocacy Network Perspective.” in The Battle Over Intellectual Property Laws and Access to Medicines: Empirical Studies of Global Administrative Law and Local Contestation and Innovation in Latin America. Rochelle Dreyfuss and Cesar Rodriguez (eds) Oxford University Press.

Andia, Tatiana. 2011. “The invisible threat: trade, intellectual property, and pharmaceutical regulations in Colombia.” Pp. 77–109 in Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals, and Public Health: Access to Drugs in Developing Countries. Kenneth Shadlen, Samira Guennif, Alenka Guzmán, N. Lalitha (eds) Edward Elgar.

Andia, Tatiana. 2011. “Innovation and intellectual property (published in Spanish as Innovación y propiedad intelectual)” Pp 573-586 in Public Health: Perspectives.Gustavo Malagón and Alvaro Moncayo (eds) Médica Panamericana.

Biadgilign S, Reda, Ayalu A, Digaffe T. Predictors of mortality among HIV infected patients taking antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia: a retrospective cohort study. AIDS Res Ther. 2012 May 18;9(1):15.

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, Elizabeth A. Bennett, Alissa Cordner, Peter Taylor Klein, and Stephanie Savell. Forthcoming. The Civic Imagination. Paradigm Publishers.

Baiocchi, G., Diana Graizbord and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. 2013. “Introduction: Actor-Network Theory and the Ethnographic Imagination: An exercise in translation.” Qualitative Sociology 36(4):323-341

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, Diana Graizbord, and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz (Guest Editors). “Special Issue: Reassembling Ethnography: Actor-Network Theory and Sociology,” Qualitative Sociology 36 (4).

Bennett, Elizabeth A., Alissa Cordner, Peter Taylor Klein, Stephanie Savell, Gianpaolo Baiocchi. Forthcoming 2013. “Disavowing Politics: Civic Engagement in an Era of Political Skepticism.” American Journal of Sociology 119 (2)

Botoeva, Aisalkyn and Regine Spector. Forthcoming. “Sewing to satisfaction: craft-based entrepreneurs in contemporary Kyrgyzstan.” Central Asian Survey. Special issue on Well-Being in Central Asia.

Botoeva, Aisalkyn. Forthcoming. “Transnational Islamic Banks & Local Markets in Central Asia” in Islam, Society and Politics in Central Asia. Pauline Jones Luong (eds). 

Booker, Cristina A., Christopher T. Flygare, Liza Solomon, Sarah W. Ball, Meredith R. Pustell, Lauri B. Bazerman, Dominique Simon-Levine, Paul A. Teixeira, Jacqueline Cruzado-Quinones and Ryan N. Kling. 2012. "Linkage to HIV Care for Jail Detainees: Findings from Detention to the First 30 Days After Release." AIDS and Behavior: 1-9.

Brown, Phil and Alissa Cordner. 2011. “Lessons Learned From Flame Retardant Use And Regulation Could Enhance Future Control Of Potentially Hazardous Chemicals.” Health Affairs. Vol. 30, No. 5, pp. 906-914.

Brown, Phil, Mercedes Lyson, and Tania M. Jenkins. 2011. “From Diagnosis to Social Diagnosis.” Social Science & Medicine. 73(6): 939-943.

Brown, Phil, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Stephen Zavestoski, Laura Senier, Rebecca Gasior Altman, Elizabeth Hoover, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, and Crystal Adams. 2011. “Social Movements and Health.” Pp. 117-137 in Handbook of the Sociology of Health, Illness & Healing, edited by Bernice A. Pescosolido, Jack K. Martin, Jane McLeod, and Anne Rogers.

Burton, Deron C., Brendan Flannery, Bernard Onyango, Charles Larson, Jane Alaii, Xingyou Zhang, Mary J. Hamel, Robert F. Breiman, and Daniel Feikin. 2011. “Healthcare-seeking Behavior for Common Infectious Disease-related Illnesses in Rural Kenya: a Community Based House-to-House Survey. Journal of Health, Population, and Nutrition, 29 (1): 61-70.

Chorev, Nitsan, Tatiana Andia Rey and David Ciplet. Forthcoming. “The State of States in International Organizations: From the WHO to the Global Fund.” Review. XXXIV(3).

Clark, Terry N. and Meghan Kallman. 2011.“The Global Transformation of Organized Groups: New Roles for Community Service Organizations, Non-Profits, and the New Political Culture”. Policy report commissioned by the China International Center for Economic and Technical Exchanges, Ministry of Commerce, Beijing.

Clerge, Orly. 2012. “Balancing Stigma and Status: Racial and Class Identities among Middle Class Haitian Youth.” Ethnic and Racial Studies, DOI: 10.1080/01419870.2012.748209.

Cordner, Alissa, Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch. Forthcoming. “Health.” In Keywords in the Study of Environment and Culture. Joni Adamson, William Gleason, and David Pellow, Eds.

Cordner, Alissa,  Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch. Forthcoming. “Health Social Movements.” In Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Health, Illness, Behavior, and Society. William Cockerham, Robert Dingwall, and Stella Quah, Eds.

Cordner, Alissa and Phil Brown. 2013. “Moments of Uncertainty: Ethical Considerations and Emerging Contaminants.” Sociological Forum. 28(3): 469-494.

Cordner, Alissa, Phil Brown, and Margaret Mulcahy. 2013. “Chemical Regulation on Fire: Rapid Policy Advances on Flame Retardants.” Environmental Science & Technology 47:7067-7076.

Cordner, Alissa. 2012. “The Health Care Access and Utilization of Homeschooled Children in the United States.” Social Science & Medicine. 75(2): 269-273.

Cordner, Alissa, Peter T. Klein, and Gianpaolo Baiocchi. 2012. “Co-Designing and Co-Teaching Graduate Qualitative Methods: An Innovative Ethnographic Workshop Model.” Teaching Sociology. 40:215-226.

Cordner, Alissa, David Ciplet, Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch. 2012. “Reflexive Research Ethics for Environmental Health and Justice: Academics and Movement-Building.” Social Movement Studies. Online March 5, 2012: DOI:10.1080/14742837.2012.664898.

Cordner, Alissa, Phil Brown, and Alison Cohen. 2011. “Public Sociology for Environmental Health and Justice.” Pp. 97-106 in Public Sociology: Research, Action, and Change. Eds. Phillip Nyden, Leslie Hossfeld and Gwen Nyden. Los Angeles: Sage.

Ciplet, David, J. Timmons Roberts and Mizan Khan. 2013. “The Politics of International Climate Adaptation Funding: Divisions in the Greenhouse.” Global Environmental Politics. 13(1) 49-68.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts, Pa Ousman, Achala Abesinghe, Alexis Durand, Daniel Kopin, Olivia Santiago, Sophie Purdom. 2013. “A Burden to Share: Addressing Unequal Climate Impacts in the Least Developed Countries.” International Institute for Environment and Development.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts and Guy Williams. 2013. “The Climate and Development Lab: An Experiment in Engaged Education for Global Just Sustainability.” Journal of Sustainability Education. Vol. 5.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts, Mizan Khan, Spencer Fields and Keith Madden. 2013. “Least Developed, Most Vulnerable: Have Climate Finance Promises Been Fulfilled for the Least Developed Countries?” European Capacity Building Initiative, United Kingdom.

Ciplet, David, Spencer Fields, Keith Madden Mizan Khan and Timmons Roberts. 2012. “The eight unmet promises of fast-start climate finance.” International Institute for Environment and Development, United Kingdom.

Ciplet, David, J. Timmons Roberts, Mizan Khan, Linlang He and Spencer Fields. 2011. “Adaptation finance: How Durban Can Deliver on Past Promises.” International Institute for Environment and Development, United Kingdom.

Ciplet, David, J. Timmons Roberts, Martin Stadelmann, Saleem Huq and Achala Chandani. 2011. “Scoring fast start climate finance: Leaders and laggards in transparency.” International Institute for Environment and Development, United Kingdom.

Ciplet, David, Anju Sharma, Achala Chandani, and Saleem Huq. 2011. “Reducing vulnerability due to climate change, climate variability and extremes, land degradation and biodiversity loss: Environmental and Developmental Challenges and Opportunities for LDCs.” Background paper commissioned by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Germany.

Deribew A, Birhanu Z, Sena L, Dejene T, Reda Ayalu A, Sudhakar M, Alemseged F, Tessema F, Zeynudin A, Biadgilign S, Deribe K. The effect of household heads training on long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets utilization: a cluster randomized controlled trial in Ethiopia. Malar J. 2012 Mar 30;11:99.

Dickinson, K, Heather Randell, R. Kramer, and E. Shayo. 2012. Socioeconomic Status and Malaria-Related Outcomes in Mvomero District, Tanzania. Global Public Health. 2012;7(4):384-99. Epub 2011 May 24.

Fennell, Mary and Crystal Adams. 2011. “U.S. Healthcare Organizations: Complexity, Turbulence and Multilevel Change.” Annual Review of Sociology. 37: 205-219

Fennell, ML, Clauser, S, and Plavin-Masterman, M. 2012. Profound Change in Medical Technologies: Time to Re-examine the Technology-Structure Nexus in Healthcare?, in Advances in Healthcare Organization Theory, S., Mick (ed.), Jossey-Bass.

Flores-González, Nilda and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. Forthcoming. “Latino Solidarity, Citizenship, and Puerto Rican Youth in the Immigrant Rights Movement” in Diaspora Studies in Education: Towards a Framework for Understandings the Experiences of Transnational Communities, edited by R. Rolon-Dow and J. G. Irizarry. New York: Peter Lang Publishing.

Flores-González, Nilda, Matthew Rodríguez, and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. Forthcoming. "From Hip-Hop to Humanization: Batey Urbano as a Space for Latino Youth Culture and Community Action." in Latinos and Education: A Critical Reader. Second Edition, edited by Antonia Darder and Rodolfo D. Torres. New York: Routledge.

Flores-González, Nilda, and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. 2011.. "Youth Culture, Identity, and Resistance: Participatory Action Research in a Puerto Rican Barrio." Pp. 64-69 in Sociologists in Action: Sociology, Social Change, Social Justice, edited by Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White, and Shelley K. White. Thousand Oaks: Pine Forge Press.

Franklin H, Tora A, Deribe K, Reda AA, Davey G. Development of a scale to measure stigma related to podoconiosis in Southern Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2013 Apr 4;13:298

Gibson, Christopher. 2012. “Making Redistributive Direct Democracy Matter: Development and Women’s Participation in the Gram Sabhas of Kerala, India.” American Sociological Review. 77(3): 409-434.

Goldberg, Rachel. 2013. “Family Instability and Early Initiation of Sexual Activity in Western Kenya.” Demography, 50(2):725-50

Goldberg, Rachel E. and Susan E. Short. 2011. “The Luggage That Isn’t Theirs is Too Heavy: Explanations for Orphan Disadvantage in Lesotho.” Population Research and Policy Review 31(1):67-83.

Haddad, Lisa B., Carrie Cwiak, Denise J. Jamieson, Caryl Feldackerb, Hannock Tweya, Mina Hosseinipour, Irving Hoffmand, Amy G. Bryant, Gretchen S. Stuart, Isaac Noah, Linly Mulundila, Bernadette Samala, Patrick Mayne, and Sam Phiri. 2013. "Contraceptive adherence among HIV-infected women in Malawi: a randomized controlled trial of the copper intrauterine device and depot medroxyprogesterone acetate". Contraception, 88(6):737-43.

Herman, Moshi O. 2011. “Neoliberal Democratization and Public Health Inequalities in sub-Saharan Africa: A Proposed Conceptual and Empirical Design” in International Handbook of Rural Demography. László J. Kulczár and Katherine J. Curtis (Eds). International Handbook of Population, Vol. 3. Springer.

Herman, Moshi O., Thierry Warin, Phanindra V. Wunnava, Kirsten Wandschneider. 2011. “Southern African Economic Integration: Evidence from an Augmented Gravity Model.” African Finance Journal 13(1):1-13.

Hammoudeh, W, Hogan, D, Giacaman, R. 2013. "Quality of Life, Human Insecurity, and Distress among Palestinians in the Gaza Strip Before and After the Winter 2008-2009 Israeli War". Quality of Life Research.

Jenkins, Tania M. Forthcoming. “Who’s the Boss? Diagnosis and Medical Authority.” In Jutel, Annemarie and Kevin Dew (eds.), Social Issues in Diagnosis: An Introduction for Students and Clinicians. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Klein, Peter Taylor. Forthcoming. “Accessing Scarce Resources in the Brazilian Amazon: Voluntary Associations and Secure Land Title.” Latin American Research Review.

Logan, John, Elisabeta Minca and Sinem Adar. 2012. “The Geography of Inequality: Why Separate Means Unequal in American Public Schools.” Sociology of Education. Vol. 85. No. 3. Pp: 287-301.

Logan, John R., Seth Spielman, Hongwei Xu, and Philip N. Klein. 2011. “Identifying and Bounding Ethnic Neighborhoods.” Urban Geography 32(3):334-359.

Logan, John R., Jason Jindrich, Hyoungjin Shin, and Weiwei Zhang. 2011. “Mapping America in 1880: The Urban Transition Historical GIS Project.” Historical Methods 44:49-60.

Logan, John R. and Weiwei Zhang. 2012. “White Ethnic Residential Segregation in Historical Perspective: U.S. Cities in 1880.” Social Science Research, 41(5): 1292-1306.

Luke, Nancy, Rachel E. Goldberg, Blessing U. Mberu, and Eliya M. Zulu. 2011. "Social Exchange and Sexual Behavior in Young Women's Premarital Relationships in Kenya." Journal of Marriage and Family. 73(5):1048-1064.

Luke, Nancy and Hongwei Xu. 2011. “Exploring the Meaning of Context for Health: Community Influences on Child Health in South India.” Demographic Research24(15):345-374.

Luke, Nancy, Hongwei Xu, Blessing Mberu, and Rachel E. Goldberg. 2012. “Migration Experience and Sexual Debut in Urban Kenya: An Event History Analysis.” Studies in Family Planning. 43(2), pp 115–126.

Murphy, Michael Warren. 2013. “Climate Change and the Color Line.” Class, Race, and Corporate Power 1(1). Retrieved (

Pereyra, Omar. Forthcoming. “Park-Life: The Use of Common Spaces in Residencial San Felipe” (Originally in Spanish as “Vida de Parque: El Uso de Espacios Comunes en la Residencial San Felipe”). In: Ciudadanía, Espacios Públicos y Gestión Urbana. Lima: UNED – PUCP.

Pereyra, Omar. 2012. “Opening the Black-Boxes of Foucauldian Analysis” (originally published in Spanish as “Abriendo las Cajas Negras del Análisis Foucaultiano”) In Debates en Sociología No. 36. Lima: PUCP.

Plavin-Masterman, Miriam L. Forthcoming. “Are Walls Just Walls? Organizational Culture Maintenance in a Virtual Firm”, International Journal of Management and Business.

Quesnel-Vallee, Amélie, Renahy, Emilie, Jenkins, Tania M., & Cerigo, Helen. 2012. "Assessing barriers to health insurance and threats to equity in comparative perspective: The Health Insurance Access Database”. BMC Health Services Research, 12. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-107.

Quesnel-Vallée, A., Farrah, J.-S., and Tania M. Jenkins. 2011. “Population aging, health systems and equity: Shared challenges for the U.S. and Canada.” Pp. 563-581 in R. A. Settersten & J. L. Angel (Eds.), The Handbook of Sociology of Aging. New York: Springer.

Reda, Ayalu A, Biadgilign S. 2012. Determinants of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV-Infected Patients in Africa. AIDS Res Treat, 2012:574656. Epub 2012 Feb 22.

Reda AA, Biadgilign S, Deribe K, Deribew A. 2012. HIV-positive status disclosure among men and women receiving antiretroviral treatment in eastern Ethiopia. AIDS Care. Dec 17.

Roberts, Timmons, David Ciplet, and Mizan Khan. Forthcoming. Power in a Warming World: The New Geo-Politics of Climate Change. The MIT Press.

Sanghera, Balihar, Mehrigiul Ablezova and Aisalkyn Botoeva. 2011. “Everyday morality in families and a critique of social capital: an investigation into moral judgements, responsibilities, and sentiments in Kyrgyzstani households.” Theory and Society, vol 40:2, pp 167-190.

Short Susan E., Hongwei Xu, and Ying Liu. 2013. “Little Emperors? Growing Up in China After the One-child Policy.” Pp. 95-112 in Eric Kaufmann and W. Bradford Wilcox (eds.) Whither the Child: Causes and Consequences of Low Fertility. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers.

Short, S., Yang, Y., Jenkins, Tania M. 2013. “Sex, Gender, Genetics, and Health.” American Journal of Public Health, 103 Suppl 1: S93-S101.

Singh, Gayatri., and Benjamin. D. Clark. 2012. "Creating a Frame: A Spatial Approach to Random Sampling of Immigrant Households in Inner City Johannesburg". Journal of Refugee Studies. no. 12.

Tilahun M, Mengistie B, Egata G, Reda, Ayalu A. Health workers' attitudes toward sexual and reproductive health services for unmarried adolescents in Ethiopia. Reproductive Health. 2012; 9(1):19.

VanWey, Leah and Trina Vithayathil. 2013. “Off-farm work among rural households: A case study in the Brazilian Amazon. Rural Sociology. 78(1): 29-50.

Vithayathil, Trina. 2013. “Pathways to Low Fertility in India: Comparison Across States and Detailed Look at Kerala” Asian Population Studies. DOI:10.1080/17441730.2013.824184

Vithayathil, Trina and Gayatri Singh. 2012. “Spaces of Segregation: Residential Segregation in Indian Cities” Economic and Political Weekly 47: 60-66.

Woltil (Bouek), Jennifer. 2012. “The Impact of Emotional Social Support on Elders’ Food Security.” Sociation Today, 10(2).

Xu, Hongwei and Susan E. Short. 2011. “Health Insurance Rates in Nine Provinces in China Doubled From 1997 to 2006 with a Dramatic Rural Upswing”Health Affairs 30(12): 2419-2426.

Ziadni, Maisa, Weeam Hammoudeh, Niveen Abu-Rmeileh, Dennis Hogan, Harry Shannon, Rita Giacaman. 2011. “Sources of Human Insecurity in Post-War Situations: The case of Gaza.” Journal of Human Security, 7(3):23-36.