Student Publications


Names of graduate Students are in bold


Cadge, Wendy, Peggy Levitt, B. Nadya Jaworksy, and Casey Clevenger. Forthcoming.
"Religious Dimensions of Contexts of Reception: Comparing Two New England Cities."International Migration

 Cadge, Wendy and Emily Sigalow. Forthcoming. "Strategies for Negotiating Religious  Diversity: The Case of Overbrook Hospital." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.

 Clevenger, Casey and Wendy Cadge. Forthcoming. “Institutional Change in American Religion.” Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: Sage Reference.

Conrad, Peter and Caitlin O. Slodden. Forthcoming. “The Medicialization of Mental Illness.” Handbook on the Sociology of Mental Illness, 2nd Edition. New York: Springer Press.

Cunningham, David, Nicole Fox. Forthcoming. “Civil Rights.” In Oxford Bibliographies in Sociology. Ed. Jeff Manza. New York: Oxford University Press.

Hammonds, Clare and Wendy Cadge. Forthcoming. “Strategies of Emotion Management: Not Just On, but Off the Job,” Nursing Inquiry.

Hammonds, Clare. Forthcoming. Children are my Passion”: Motivations in Care Worker Unionization” invited chapter in Caring on the Clock: Complexities and Contradictions in Paid Care Work. Ed. Mignon Duffy, Amy Armenia and Clare Stacey.

Mackie, T.I., Bellonci, C., & Leslie L.K. Forthcoming. Fostering Appropriate Psychotropic Medication Use among Youth in Foster Care: The Problem, Policy Response, and Resources. CW 360˚: A Comprehensive Look at Prevalent Child Welfare Issues. Minneapolis, MN.

Zincavage, Rebekah. Forthcoming. "It’s like a family: Caring labor, exploitation and race in the long term care industry” Caring on the Clock, edited by Mignon Duffy, Amy Armenia, and Clare Stacey. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.


Bandini, Julia. 2015. "The Medicalization of Bereavement: (Ab)normal Grief in the DSM-," Death Studies. 


Duffy, Mignon, Randy Albelda and Clare Hammonds. “Counting Care Work: Measuring and Making the Case for Paid and Unpaid Care Work in One US State,” Social Problems.  May 2013. Volume 60, Number 2.

Fox, Nicole and Carla De Ycaza. 2013. “Narratives of Mass Violence: The Role of Memory and Memorialization in Addressing Human Rights Violations in Post-Conflict Rwanda and Uganda.” Societies Without Borders.

Mackie Thomas I., Mulé CM, Hyde J, Leslie LK.  2013. “Mental health oversight for children and adolescents in child welfare custody.” In: Burns S, ed. Child Welfare: Current Issues, Practices and Challenges. Hauppauge: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

Smith, Jill.  2013. “Community Colleges” and “Allen Bloom’s ‘The Closing of the American Mind” for The SAGE Sociology of Education: An A-to-Z Guide.


Bandini, Julia and E.H. Thompson. 2012. ‘Widowerhood:’ Masculinities and Spousal Loss in the Late 1960s.” Omega: The Journal of Death and Dying.

Bergey, Meredith R., Steele MS, Bereiter DA, Viali S, McGarvey ST. 2012 "Behavioral and Perceived Stressor Effects on Urinary Catecholamine Excretion in Adult Samoans." American Journal of Human Biology. 23(5):693-702.

Bernstein, Rachel S. 2012. “Jewish, Single...and Lame?” 614 HBI eZine. Hadassah- Brandeis Institute. 6.1 (January).

Cadge, Wendy and Clare Hammonds.  2012.“Reconsidering Detached Concern: The Case of Intensive Care Nurses.” Perspectives in Biology and Medicine.55(2):266-282.

Cadge, Wendy, Jennifer Girouard, Laura Olson and Madison Lyleroehr.2012. "Uncertainty in Clergy's Perspectives on Homosexuality:A Research Note" Review of Religious Research. March

Conrad, Peter and Miranda R. Waggoner.  2012.“Medicalization” in William C. Cockerham, Robert Dingwall, and Stella Quah (eds.) Blackwell Encyclopedia of Health and Society. London: Blackwell.

Fox, Nicole . 2012. “‘God Must Have been Sleeping’: Faith as an Obstacle and a Resource for Rwandan Genocide Survivors in the United States” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52(1) 65-78.

Gengler, Amanda M. 2012. “Defying (Dis)Empowerment in a Battered Women’s Shelter: Moral Rhetorics, Intersectionality, and Processes of Control and Resistance.” Social Problems 59: 501-521.

Gengler, Amanda M. 2012. Book Review: Wealth, Whiteness, and the Matrix of Privilege: The View from the Country Club by Jessica Holden Sherwood. Gender & Society

Guzzo TJ, Resnick MJ, Canter DJ, Bivalacqua TJ, Rosen MA, Bergey, Meredith R.,  Magerfleisch L, Tomazewski JE, Wein AJ, Malkowicz SB.  2012. “Endorectal T2-weighted MRI does not differentiate between favorable and adverse pathologic features in men with prostate cancer who would qualify for active surveillance.” Urol Oncol. 30(3):301-305.

Lareau, Annette and Vanessa Lopes Munoz. 2012. “‘They Are Not Going to Call the Shots’: Structural Conflicts Between the Principal and the PTO at a Suburban Public Elementary School.” Sociology of Education.

Lin, IC, Meredith Bergey, SS Sonnad, JM Serletti, LC Wu. 2012. “Management of the Ptotic or Hypertrophic Breast in Immediate Autologous Breast Reconstruction: A Comparison Between the Wise and Vertical Reduction Patterns for Mastectomy. Ann Plast Surg. Oct 3.

Mackie, Thomas I. and Conrad, Peter 2012. Medicalization and lifestyle health. In: Encyclopedia of Lifestyle Health. Newberry Park, CA: Sage Piblications

Oliver, M., Shapiro, T., and Hannah Thomas,2012. Barack Obama and the Myth of a Post-Racial America" in Continuity of Deep Structures: Housing Markets and the Increasing Racial Wealth Gap in Post-Racial America. Ed. Ledwidge, Parmar and Verney

Fox, Nicole and Celeste Jones. (2012).  “Same, Same-But Different: The Development of Cultural Humility Through an International Volunteer Experience” in The International Journal of Humanities and Social Science 2 (17): 17-30.

Shostak, Sara and Nicole Fox.Forgetting and Remembering Epilepsy: Collective Memory and the Experience of Illness.Sociology of Health and Illness 34(3): 362-378.

Sigalow, Emily, Michelle Shain and Meredith R. Bergey."Religion and Decisions about Marriage, Residence, Occupation, and Children." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 51(2): 304-323.

Sun, Ken. 2012. Fashioning Reciprocal Norms of Aging in the TransnationalSocial Field: A Case of Immigrants in the U.S. and their Parents in TaiwanJournal ofFamily Issues.

Thomas, Hannah.2012.Where Credit is due: Bringing Equity to Credit and Housing after the Market Meltdown.In An Ethnographic View of Foreclosures Impact: Asset Stripping for People of Color. Ed. Rogers, C. University Press of America.

Waggoner, Miranda R., Robin Gaines Lanzi, and Lorraine V. Klerman. 2012. “Pregnancy Intentions, Long-Acting Contraceptive Use, and Rapid Subsequent Pregnancies among Adolescent and Adult First-Time Mothers” Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing 25: 96-104.

Zincavage, Rebekah. 2012.Drugs and Deinstitutionalization in A. Scull (Ed.) Cultural Sociology of Mental Illness. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications Inc.


Clevenger, Casey and Bienvenu Mayemba. 2011. “Standing Against Women’s Depersonalization and Striving for Fairness: Postcolonial Feminist Perspectives from Africa.” AKWABA Interdisciplinary Journal. Abidjan: Jesuit School of Theology.

Clevenger, Casey and Wendy Cadge. “Engaging Emerging Adults.” The Changing Spirituality of Emerging Adults Project, Catholic University of America. ( Catholic University of America).

Conrad, Peter and Thomas I. Mackie. Opiate addiction: A revival of medical involvement. In: Milhet M, ed. Drugs and Culture:  Understanding Patterns of Use and Regulation. Surrey, UK: Ashgate Publications.

Conrad, Peter and Caitlin Slodden. 2011. in The Handbook of the Sociology of Mental Health The Medicalization of Mental Illness. 2nd Edition. Springer Publishing.

Fair, Brian. 2011 “Constructing Masculinity through Penetration Discourse: The Intersection of Misogyny and Homophobia in High School Wrestling. Men and Masculinities. 14. 491-504

Gengler, Amanda M. 2011. "Selling Feminism, Consuming Femininity." Contexts 10: 68-69.

Gengler, Amanda M. 2011. "Mothering Under Others' Gaze: Policing Motherhood in a Battered Women's Shelter." International Journal of Sociology of the Family 37: 131-152.

Fishman, Sylvia Barack, Rachel S. Bernstein and Emily Sigalow. 2011. “Reimagining Jewishness: Younger American Jewish Leaders, Entrepreneurs, and Artists in Cultural Context,” in The New Leaders: Reshaping the American Jewish Landscape, edited by Jack Wertheimer. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press.

Hammonds, Clare. 2011 Review of "To Right These Wrongs: The North Carolina Fund and the Battle to End Poverty and Inequality in the 1960s America," by Robert R. Korstad and James L. Leloudis, Left History, Volume 15, Number 1.

Hansen, Karen V. and Ken Sun. 2011. Locating Transnational Norwegians: Exploring Nationalism, Language, and Labor Markets in early Twentieth Century North Dakota. Pp. 73-108 in Norwegian American Essays 2011: Transnationalism and Norwegian American Experiences. Øyvind T. Gulliksen Ed. Oslo, Norway: Novus Forlag

Leslie LK, Mackie Thomas I., Mulé C, Wade R, Rubin CL, Dawson EH, Saunders T, Frank S, Hyde J. 2011. “Examination of the Rogers process for youth in the custody of the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families.” Study Report and Appendix. Boston, MA. Tufts University Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Mackie, Thomas I., Hyde J, Rodday AM, Dawson E, Lakshmikanthan R., Bellonci C., Schoonover DR, Leslie LK. 2011 ;"Psychotropic Medication Oversight for Youth in Foster Care: A National Perspective on State Child Welfare Policy and Practice Guidelines." Children and Youth Services Review. 22(33): 2212-2220

Menger R, Telford G, Kim P, Bergey Meredith R., Foreman F, Sarani B, Pascual J, Reilly P,  Schwab CW, Sims CA. 2011. “Complications Following Thoracic Trauma Managed with Tube Thoracostomy.” Injury. 43(1): 46-50.

Shostak, Sara and Miranda R. Waggoner. 2011. “Narration and Neuroscience: Encountering the Social on the ‘Last Frontier of Medicine’” in Martyn Pickersgill, Ira Van Keulen (eds.) Sociological Reflections on the Neurosciences (Advances in Medical Sociology, Volume 13). Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 51-74.

Shostak Sara, Zarhin Dana and Ottman Ruth. 2011. “What's at stake? Genetic information from the perspective of people with epilepsy and their family members.” Social Science & Medicine 73(5): 645-654.

Sirianni, Carmen and Jennifer Girouard. 2011. "The Civics of Urban Planning." The Oxford Handbook of Urban Planning, eds. Rachel Weber and Randall Crane. New York: Oxford University Press.

Thomas, Hannah. 2011. “Neighborhoods: Foreclosures’ Silent Victims.” Communities and Banking Magazine. Federal Reserve Bank of America. Winter.

Waggoner, Miranda R. 2011. “Monitoring Milk and Motherhood: Lactation Consultants and the Dilemmas of Breastfeeding Advocacy” International Journal of Sociology of the Family (Special Issue on “Policing Motherhood”) 37 (1): 153-171.

Fox, Nicole. 2011. “‘Oh, did the women suffer, they suffered so much:’ Impacts of Gendered based violence on Kinship Networks in Rwanda” International Journal of Sociology of the Family.


Cadge, Wendy and Brian Fair. 2010. Religion, Spirituality, Health and Medicine: Sociological Intersections. In Handbook of Medical Sociology. Chloe Byrd, Allan Freemon, Stefan Timmermans, and Peter Conrad Eds. Vanderbilt University Press.

Conrad, Peter and Cheryl Stults.  2010.  “Internet and the Experience of Illness,”  Pp. 179-91 in Chloe Bird, Peter Conrad, Allen Fremont, Stefan Timmermans (eds.) Handbook of Medical Sociology, sixth edition, Vanderbilt University Press,.  

Conrad, Peter, Phyllis Carr, Sharon Knight, Megan Renfrew, Mary Dunn and Linda Pololi.  2010.  “Hierarchy as a Barrier to Advancement for Women in Academic Medicine”  Journal of Women’s Health 19 (4): 799-805.  

Conrad, Peter and Ashley Rondini.  2010.  “The Internet and Medicalization:  Reshaping the Global Body and Illness”  in Elizabeth Ettorre (ed)., Culture, Bodies and the Sociology of Health,  Ashgate.

Conrad, Peter and Thomas Mackie. 2010, “Opiate Addiction:  A Revival of Medical Involvement” in Maitena Milhet (ed.) Drugs and Cultures , Ashgate.

Conrad, Peter, Thomas Mackie and Ateev Mehrotra.  2010.  ‘Estimating the Costs of Medicalization”  Social Science and Medicine 70:  1943-47.

Conrad, Peter and Vanessa Lopes Munoz.  2010.  “The Medicalization of Chronic Pain”  Tidsskrift for Forskning i Sygdom og Samfund  (Journal for Research on Sickness and Society) 13: 13-24.

Cunningham, David, Colleen Nugent and Caitlin Slodden. 2010. "The Durability of Collective Memory: Reconciling the 'Greensboro Massacre.'" Social Forces. 88(4): 1517-1542.

Fair, Brian.  Morgellons: Contested Illness, Diagnostic Compromise, and Medicalisation. Sociology of Health and Illness 32(4).

Shostak, Sara, Jennifer Girouard, David Cunningham and Wendy Cadge. 2010. "Teaching Graduate and Undergraduate Research Methods: A Multi-Pronged Departmental Initiative." Teaching Sociology. 38(2):93-105.

Stults, Cheryl and Peter Conrad.  2010.  “Medicalization and Risk Scares:  The Case of Menopause and HRT,”  Pp. 120-42 in Donald Light (ed.) The Risks of Prescription Drugs, (Columbia University Press, 2010)

Fox, Nicole.  (2010) "Their History is Part of Me": Third Generation American Jews and Intergenerational Transmission of Memory, Trauma and History. In Yalkut Moreseh Journal for the Study of the Holocaust and Anti-Semitism 4(87): 9-35.  Hebrew edition (2009).