Publications

Austin, Megan J. and Mark Berends. (Forthcoming). “School Choice and School Partnerships.” Handbook of the Sociology of Education, edited by Barbara Schneider, New York: Springer.

Berends, Mark and Megan J. Austin. (Forthcoming). “Research Quality and Policy Development.” Doing Good Social Science: Trust, Accuracy, Transparency, edited by Jonathan Plucker and Matt Makel.Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Dallavis, Julie W. and Mark Berends. (Forthcoming). “Parental Involvement in Schools as Organizations: Examining Consistent Benefits, Persistent Challenges, and Emerging Issues.” International Handbook of School Organization.

MacColman, Leslie. (Forthcoming). "Security Sector Reform in Theory and Practice: Persistent Challenges and Linkages to Conflict Transformation." The International Journal of Conflict Engagement and Resolution.

Taylor, Marshall A. (Forthcoming) “Simulating the Central Limit Theorem.” Stata Journal.

Summers-Effler, Erika and Justin Van Ness. (Forthcoming). "Cube of Involvement: How Temporal Orientation Structures Cultural Involvements.” Ritual, Emotion, Violence: Studies on the Micro-Sociology of Randall Collins.

Van Ness, Justin and Erika Summers-Effler. (Forthcoming). "Emotions in Social Movements". The Blackwell Companion to Social Movements. 

Wood, Mike, Dustin StoltzJustin Van Ness, Marshall Taylor. (Forthcoming). “Schemas and Frames.” Sociological Theory.

Dustin S. Stoltz and Omar Lizardo. 2018. “Deliberate Trust and Intuitive Faith: A Dual-Process Model of Reliance.” Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 

Crubaugh, Bryant. 2017. “Diversity, Poverty, and Resources: The Role of Incentives and Capacity in the Presence of Highly Resourced Neighborhood Associations.” Sociological Focus.

Kloser, Matthew, Matthew Wilsey, Dawn Hopkins, Julie W. Dallavis, Erin Lavin, and Michael Comuniello. (2017). “Dual Identities: Toward a Framework for STEM-Focused Catholic Schools.” Cultural Studies in Science Education

Lizardo, Omar, Robert Mowry, Brandon Sepulvado, Dustin Stoltz, Marshall A. Taylor, Justin Van Ness, and Michael Wood. 2017. "What Are Dual Process Models? Implications for Cultural Analysis in Sociology." Sociological Theory.

Konieczny, Mary Ellen, and Megan C. Rogers.  2017.  "Religion, Secular Humanism, and Atheism: Multi-Institutional Politics and the USAFA Cadets' Freethinkers Group." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 

Stoltz, Dustin and Marshall Taylor. 2017.  "Paying with Change: The Purposeful Enunciation of Material Culture". Poetics.

Abrutyn, Seth, Justin Van Ness, Marshall Taylor. 2017. “Collective Action and Cultural Change: Revisiting Eisenstadt’s Evolutionary Theory.” Journal of Classical Sociology.

McVeigh, Rory, Bryant Crubaugh, and Kevin Estep. 2016. “Plausibility Structures, Status Threats, and the Establishment of Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Centers.” American Journal of Sociology.

Estep, Kevin. 2016. "Constructing a Language Problem: Status-based Power Devaluation and the Threat of Immigrant Inclusion." Sociological Perspectives.

Fishman, Robert W. and David W. Everson. 2016. "Mechanisms of Social Movement Success: Conversation, Disruption, and Displacement." Revista Internacional de Sociologica.

Leguro, Myla and Hyunjin Deborah Kwak. 2016. “Unlikely Partners for Conflict Transformation: Engaging the Military as Stakeholders for Peace in Mindanao.” In Civil Society, Peace, and Power. 

Kwak, Hyunjin Deborah and Sana Rais. 2016. “Lighting a Candle: Jamila Afghani, Afghanistan.” in Peacemakers in Action, Volume II: Profiles of Religion in Conflict.

Lizardo, Omar, Robert Mowry, Brandon Sepulvado, Dustin Stoltz, Marshall A. Taylor, Justin Van Ness, and Michael Wood. 2016. "What Are Dual Process Models? Implications for Cultural Analysis in Sociology." Sociological Theory.

Brandon Sepulvado, Michael Penta, David Hachen and Omar Lizardo. 2016. “Social affiliation from religious disaffiliation: Evidence of selective mixing among youth with no religious preference during the transition to college.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

Van Ness, Justin and Erika Summers-Effler. 2016. “Reimagining Collective Behavior.” Handbook of Contemporary Sociological Theory.

Vermurlen, Brad. 2016. "Structural Overlap and the Management of Cultural Marginality: The Case of Calvinist Hip-hop." American Journal of Cultural Sociology.

Austin, Megan J. 2015. “Schools’ Responses to Voucher Policy: Participation Decisions and Early Implementation Experiences in the Indiana Choice Scholarship Program.” Journal of School Choice.

Carnesecca, Cole. 2015. “Voice of the Masses: the Internet and Responsive Authoritarianism in China”. Urban mobilization and new media in contemporary China.

Summers-Effler, Erika and Hyunjin Deborah Kwak. 2015. “Weber’s Missing Mystics: Inner-Worldly Mystical Practices and the Micro Potential for Social Change.” Theory and Society.

MacColman, Leslie. 2015. “The Central Arguments of Isaac Ariail Reed’s Interpretation and Social Knowledge” Czech Sociological Review.

Blinn-Pike, Lynn, Brianna McCaslin. 2015. “College Students: Journaling about Their Intergenerational Relationships with Their Living and Deceased Grandparents.” College Student Journal.

Taylor, Marshall A. and Carol Rambo. 2015 [2013]. "White Shame, White Pride: Emotional Cultures, Feeling Rules, and Emotion Exemplars in White Supremacist Movement Music." International Journal of Crime, Criminal Justice, and Law.

Abrutyn, Seth and Justin Van Ness. 2015. "The role of agency in sociocultural evolution: Institutional entrepreneurship as a force of structural and cultural change." Thesis Eleven.

Summers-Effler, Erika, Justin Van Ness, and Chris Hausmann. 2015. "Peeking in the Black Box: Studying, Theorizing, and Representing the Micro-Foundations of Day-to-Day Interactions." Journal of Contemporary Ethnography.

Collett, Jessica L., Kelcie Vercel, and Olevia Boykin. 2015. “Using Identity Processes to Understand Persistent Inequality in Parenting.” Social Psychology Quarterly.

Brian J. Miller and Peter Mundey. 2015. “Follow the Rules and No One Will Get Hurt:Performing Boundary Work to Avoid Negative Interactions When Using Social Network Sites.” Information, Communication and Society.

Pirkey, Melissa Fletcher. 2015. “People Like Me: Shared Belief, False Consensus, and the Experience of Community.” Qualitative Sociology.

Vaidyanathan, Brandon, Michael Strand, Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick, Thomas Buschman, Meghan Davis and Amanda Varela. 2015. "Causality in Contemporary American Sociology: An Empirical Assessment and Critique." Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour.

Summers-Effler, Erika , Justin Van Ness, and Christopher Hausmann. 2015. "Peeking in the Black Box: Studying, Theorizing, and Representing the Micro-Foundations of Day-to-Day Interactions." Journal of Contemporary Ethnography.

Abrutyn, Seth, and Justin Van Ness. 2015. "The Role of Agency in Sociocultural Evolution: Institutional Entrepreneurship as a Force of Structural and Cultural Transformation." Thesis Eleven.

Stuit, David, Mark Berends, Megan J. Austin and R.D. Gerdeman. 2014. “Comparing Estimates of Teacher Value Added Based on Criterion- and Norm-Referenced Tests.” Washington, D.C.: National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education.

Johnston, Hank and Cole Carnesecca. 2014. “Fear Management in Contemporary Anti-authoritarian and Oppositions.” From Silence to Protest: International Perspectives on Weakly Resourced Groups, edited by Didier Chabanet and Frédéric Royall. Farnham: Ashgate. 

Lizardo, Omar and Melissa Fletcher Pirkey. 2014. “How Organizational Theory Can Help Network Theorizing: Linking Structure and Dynamics via Cross-level Analogies.” Research in the Sociology of Organizations.

Grier, Tiffanie, Carol Rambo, and Marshall A. Taylor. 2014. "'What Are You?': Racial Ambiguity, Stigma, and the Racial Formation Project." Deviant Behavior.

Carnesecca, Cole. 2013. “Revolution and Religious Reform: The Indigenous Church Movement in Republican China.” Ching Feng.

Spillman, Lyn and Michael Strand. 2013. “Interest-Oriented Action.” Annual Review of Sociology.

Brian Miller, Peter Mundey, and Jonathan P. Hill. 2013. “Faith in the Age of Facebook: Exploring the Links Between Religion and Social Network Site Membership and Use.” Sociology of Religion.

Myers, Daniel J. and Kevin Estep. 2012. "North Central Sociological Association 2012 Ruth and John Useem Plenary Address. Political Renewal: Occupations, Springs and Tea Parties." Sociological Focus.

Heather Price and Jessica Collett. 2012. “The Role of Emotion on Commitment: A Study of Teachers,” Social Science Research.

Lizardo, Omar and Sara Skiles.  2012.  “Reconceptualizing and Theorizing ‘Omnivorousness’:  Genetic and Relational Mechanisms.” Sociological Theory.

Vaidyanathan, Brandon. 2012. “Professionalism ‘from below’: Mobilisation Potential in Indian Call Centres.” Work, Employment, and Society.

Vaidyanathan, Brandon. 2012. “Religion in the Formal and Informal Economy: Catholicism and Professionals in the Arabian Gulf”. Best Paper Proceedings of the Academy of Management Meeting.

Mikels-Carrasco, Jessica. 2012. Sherwood Washburn's New Physical Anthropology: Rejecting the "Religion of Taxonomy". History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences.

Jessica Collett and Jade Avelis. 2011. “Building a Life Together: Reciprocal and Negotiated Exchange in Fragile Families,” Advances in Group Processes.

Collett, Jessica and Ellen Childs. 2011. "Minding the Gap: Meaning, affect, and the potential shortcomings of vignettes." Social Science Research.

Smith, Christian with Kari Christoffersen, Hilary Davidson, and Patricia Snell Herzog. 2011. "Lost in Transition: The Dark Side of Emerging Adulthood." Oxford University Press.

McVeigh,Rory, Josh Dinsman, Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick, and Priyamvada Trivedi. 2011.Obama vs. Clinton: Categorical Boundaries and Intra-Party Electoral Outcomes." Social Problems.

Reese, Ellen, Ian Breckenridge-Jackson, Edwin Elias, David W. Everson, James Love. 2011. "The Global Justice Movement and the Social Forum Process." Routledge International Handbook of World Systems Analysis, edited by Salvatore Balbones and Christopher Chase-Dunn.

Farrell, Justin. 2011. “Environmental Activism and Moral Schemas: Cultural Components of Differential Participation.” Environment and Behavior.

Farrell, Justin. 2011. “The Young and the Restless? The Liberalization of Young Evangelicals.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

Farrell, Justin. 2011. “The Divine Online: Civic Organizing, Identity Building, and Internet Fluency among Different Religious Groups.” Journal of Media and Religion.

Hausmann, Chris, Erika Summers-Effler, and Amy Jonason. 2011. “Interaction Ritual Theory and Structural Symbolic Interactionism.” Symbolic Interaction.

Montt, Guillermo. 2011. "Cross-National Differences in Educational Achievement Inequality." Sociology of Education.

Mundey, Peter, Hilary Davidson, and Patricia Snell. 2011. “Making Money Sacred: How Two Church Cultures Translate Mundane Money into Distinct Sacralized Frames of Giving.” Sociology of Religion.

Price, Heather. 2011.“Principals’ attitudes and behaviors matter: How principals’ relationships with their teachers affect school climate.” Educational Administration Quarterly.

Kelly, Sean and Heather Price. 2011. "The Correlates of Tracking Policy: Opportunity Hoarding, Status Competition, or a Technical-Functional Explanation?" American Educational Research Journal.

Snell, Patricia. 2011. “Contextual Inequalities in Religious Youth Programming.” Review of Religious Research.

Snell, Patricia. 2011. “Critical Space: Divisions, Ambiguities, and Conceptions of Space in Social Theory.” In New Voices in Sociological Theory and Methodology, edited by Ieva Zake and Michael DeCesare.

Snell, Patricia. 2011. “Just Reproduce After What I Taught You: Spatial Segregation of Religious Youth Socialization and the Reproduction of Social Inequality.” Youth & Society.

Snell, Patricia. 2011. “Parents Defining Parental Involvement.” Bedtime Stories and Book Reports: Connecting Parent Involvement and Family Literacy, edited by Cathy Compton-Lilly and Stuart Greene.

Vaidyanathan, Brandon. 2011. “Religious Resources or Differential Returns? Early Religious Socialization and Declining Attendance in Emerging Adulthood.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

Vaidyanathan, Brandon, Jonathan P. Hill, and Christian Smith. 2011. “Religion and Charitable Financial Giving to Religious and Secular Causes: Does Political Ideology Matter?” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

Vaidyanathan, Brandon, and Patricia Snell. 2011. “Motivations for and Obstacles to Religious Financial Giving.” Sociology of Religion.

Hill, Jonathan P., and Brandon Vaidyanathan. 2011. “Substitution or Symbiosis? Rethinking the Relationship between Religious and Secular Giving.” Social Forces.

Childs, Ellen. 2010. "Religious Attendance and Happiness: Examining Gaps in the Current Literature." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

Carbonaro, William, Brandy J. Ellison, and Elizabeth Covay. 2010. "Gender Inequalities in the College Pipeline." Social Science Research.

Carbonaro, William & Elizabeth Covay. 2010. “School Sector and Student Achievement in the Era of Standards Based Reforms.” Sociology of Education.

Covay, Elizabeth & William Carbonaro. 2010.“After the Bell: Participation in Extracurricular Activities, Classroom Behavior, and Academic Achievement.” Sociology of Education.

Mikels-Carrasco, Jessica. 2010. "Nature in Our Own Backyards. Urban Ecology and Children." Children, Youth and Environments.

Mikels-Carrasco, Jessica. 2010. "Teaching Human Primates: Education from an Evolutionary Perspective, the Contributions of Sherwood Washburn." General Anthropology.

Price, Heather. 2010."Does No Child Left Behind really capture school quality? Evidence from an urban school district” Educational Policy.

Somma, Nicolás M. 2010."How do Voluntary Organizations Foster Protest? The Role of Organizational Involvement on Individual Protest Participation‟. The Sociological Quarterly.

Snell, Patricia. 2010. “Emerging Adult Civic Disengagement: A Longitudinal Analysis of Moral Values in Explaining Interest in Political Involvement.” Journal of Adolescent Research.

Snell, Patricia. 2010. “From Durkheim to the Chicago School: Against the 'Variables Sociology' Paradigm.” Journal of Classical Sociology.

Lizardo, Omar and Michael Strand. 2010. ""Skills, toolkits, contexts and institutions: clarifying the relationship between different approaches to cognition in cultural sociology." Poetics.

Lizardo, Omar and Michael Strand. 2010."Postmodernism and Globalization." Protosociology.

Strand, Michael. 2010. "Where do classifications come from?" Theory and Society.

Smith, Christian and Brandon Vaidyanathan. 2010. “Multiple Modernities and Religion." Oxford Handbook of Religious Diversity.

Armet, Stephen. 2009."Intrinsic Religion: The Relationship between Religious Socialization and Identity Formation in Adolescents of High Tension Religion." Review of Religious Research.

Collett, Jessica L. and Ellen Childs. 2009. “Does Major Matter? The Implications of Collecting Vignette Data from our Students.” Current Research in Social Psychology.

Collett, Jessica L. and Ellen Childs. 2009. “Meaningful Performances: Considering the Contributions of the Dramaturgical Approach to Studying Family." Sociology Compass.

McVeigh, Rory and Maria-Elena D. Diaz. 2009. “Traditional Gender Roles, Traditional Family Structure, and Weak Community Cohesion: Identifying the Structure of Opposition to Same-Sex Marriage.” American Sociological Review.

Kelly, Sean and Heather Price. 2009. “ Education: A Clean-Slate for Disengaged Students? Social Science Research.

Lizardo, Omar and Sara Skiles. 2009. “Highbrow omnivorousness on the small screen: Cultural industry systems and patterns of cultural choice in Europe.” Poetics.

Snell, Patricia, Christian Smith, Carlos Tavares, and Kari Christoffersen. 2009. “Denominational Differences in Congregational Youth Ministry Programming and Empirical Evidence of Systematic Non-Response Biases in Surveys.” Review of Religious Research.

Snell, Patricia. 2009. “What Difference Does Youth Group Make?: A Longitudinal Analysis of Religious Youth Group Participation and Religious and Life Outcomes.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

SnellPatricia, Nola Miguel, and Jean East. 2009. “Changing Directions: Participatory Action Research as a Parent Involvement Strategy.” Educational Action Research.

Somma, Nicolás M. 2009. "How Strong are Strong Ties? The Conditional Effectiveness of Strong Ties in Protest Recruitment Attempts." Sociological Perspectives.