Ulrike Bialas, *21

  • Forever 17: The Contested Ages of Asylum Seekers in Germany

Colleen Campbell, *21

  • Reproduction as a Site of Power and Contestation: Informed Consent and Black Women’s Negotiation of Medical Decision-Making

Ian Lundberg, *21

  • Research Begins with a Goal: A Framework Illustrated by Gap-Closing Estimands

Scott Moskowitz, *21

  • State, Street, Store: The Development of the Chinese Middle Class

Ramina Sotoudeh, *21

  • The Dynamics of Behavioral Adoption: Culture, Networks, Institutions, and the Social Genome

Daniela R. Urbina, *21

  • When the Tables Turn: Marriage and Gender Inequality in Latin America

Anwar "Jason" Windawi, *21

  • The Emergence of Blockchain: Institutions, Open Source Technology and the Social Organization of Early-Stage Digital Transformation

Janet Xu, *21

  • Organizational Diversity Programs and Individual Outcomes

Simone Zhang, *21

  • Pretrial Risk Assessment Algorithms in the Courtroom


Cary Beckwith, *20

  • Three Essays on Local Social Orders

Clark Bernier, *20

  • The Dynamics of Post-Bureaucracy: How Status Shapes Authority in Contemporary Organizations

Jessamin Birdsall, *20

  • Racial Diversity in British Evangelicalism: Frames, Barriers, and Practices

Sergio Galaz Garcia, *20

  • Has the Time Come? Three Essays on the Relationship Between Historical Contingency and Politicization in the Immediate, Short and Long Run

Liora O'Donnell Goldensher, *20

  • Homebirth Politics: Feminists, Conservatives, and the Struggle Over Expert Knowledge

Gozde Guran, *20

  • Brokers of Order: How Money Moves in Wartime Syria

Rebecca Johnson, *20

  • Zero-Sum Rights: Student Needs, Parental Intervention, and Hidden Rationing in K-12 Education

Arum Park, *20

  • The Social Construction of Internet Addiction: A Comparative Study of South Korea, Japan, and the U.S.

Leah Margareta Gazzo Reisman, *20

  • Strategizing for Social Good: How Consulting Shapes the Nonprofit Sector

Grace Tien, *20

  • Global Disruptors: Startups, Entrepreneurs, and Investors in the Age of Technocapitalism


Amanda Cheong, *19

  • Omitted Lives: Access to Civil Registration and its Implications for Inequality

Sharon Cornelissen, *19

  • The Unequal Neighborhood: Hardship and Privilege in Northwest Detroit

Leah L. Gillion, *19

  • Education, Political Ideology, and Academic Outcomes

Sarah James, *19

  • The Role of Sleep in the Status Attainment Process

Samantha Jaroszewski, *19

  • Fantasy Sports: Community through Ritual and Technology

Kimberly Kracman, *19

  • Accounting for Property: The Role of Technical Narratives in the Distribution of Wealth

Joel Mittleman, *19

  • LGB Youth in America's Schools: New Evidence from a Changing Context

Nicole Pangborn, *19

  • Ethnicity, Emotions, and Relations in an Italian-American Suburb

Emilce Santana, *19

  • Can Love Conquer All? Platonic and Romantic Relationships Across Ethnoracial Lines

Martin Sybblis, *19

  • Open for Business: A Socio-Legal Analysis of Economic Development in the Caribbean

Mélanie Terrasse, *19

  • No Wrong Door: Data Sharing and Coordination in Nonprofit Social Services

Han Zhang, *19

  • Three Papers on Collective Action


Cheng Cheng, *18

  • Women's Education, Intergenerational Coresidence, and Household Decision-Making in China

Angela Dixon, *18

  • The Color of Inequity: Perceptions of Discrimination in Latin America

Linsey Nicole Edwards, *18

  • Time & Efficacy: Neighborhoods, Temporal Constraints, and the Persistence of Poverty

Heba Gowayed, *18

  • Refuge: Syrian Refugee Incorporation and the Production of New Minorities

Allison Kenney, *18

  • Authority in Urban School Governance: Stasis and Change in New Haven Public Schools

Heather Kugelmass, *18

  • Racial Disparities in Access to Mental Health Care: A Field Experimental Approach

Kendall Cox Park, *18

  • B the Change: Social Companies, B Corps, and Benefit Corporations

David Barron Schwartz, *18

  • Crowd and Community: Organizations and Occupations in Crowdsourced Work


Alfredo Garcia, *17

  • The Walls of Wynwood: Art and Change in the Global Neighborhood

Denia Garcia, *17

  • Integration Beyond Numbers: Getting Along and Working Together in a Multiethnic Neighborhood

Angelina Grigoryeva, *17

  • Household Economies in the Context of Financialization and Population Aging

Andrew Ledford, *17

  • Islamism in the Middle East and North Africa

Kathyrn Li, *17

  • Between Resistance and Accommodation: Evangelical Christian Therapists Engaging the Secular World


Maria Abascal, *16

  • Black-White Relations in the Wake of Hispanic Population Growth

Alexander Davis, *16

  • Equal but Separate? Building Gender, Sex and Status into Public Restrooms in the United States, 1883-2015

Janeria Easley, *16

  • Getting a Job, Getting to Work: Hidden Inequality in Spatial Mismatch Among US Ethnoracial Groups

Kerstin Gentsch, *16

  • How Admission Policy Shapes College Access: Evidence From Two Sectors

Joanne W. Golann, *16

  • Scripting the Moves: Class, Control, and Urban School Reform

Aaron Gottlieb, *16

  • Mass Incarceration in the United States: New Evidence on Implications and Ways Forward

Yossi Harpaz, *16

  • Compensatory Citizenship: A Comparative Study of Dual Nationality in Serbia, Mexico and Israel

Jennifer Huynh, *16

  • The City Within: Growing up Vietnamese in Little Saigon

Patrick Ishizuka, *16

  • Culture or Constraints? Parenthood and the Persistence of Inequality

Tina Lee, *16

  • Collusion without Corruption: Shifting Frames and Conflicting Rationalities in the Private and Public Sectors in China

Lauren Senesac, *16

  • Do-It-Yourself Biology Labs: Analysis of An Emerging Organizational Form

Kyla Thomas, *16

  • Hidden (Dis)Advantages of Class: How Cultural Signals of Class Shape U.S. Labor Market Outcomes

Saul Thorkelson, *16

  • Diversity amidst Nationalism: Anti-Immigrant Sentiment and Democratic Inclusion in Europe and the United States.

Jessica Yiu, *16

  • Tiger Children in Old and New Immigrant Destinations: The Divergent Educational Experiences of Chinese Immigrant Youth in Spain, Italy and the U.S


Edward Berchick, *15

  • The Evolving Importance of Early-Life Health for the Reproduction of Educational Disadvantage Across Birth Cohorts

Sarah Brayne, *15

  • Stratified Surveillance: Policing in the Age of Big Data

Elaine Enriquez, *15

  • Convicts and Convictions: The Society, Identity, and Morality of Incarcerated Men

Rachael-Heath Ferguson, *15

  • Hustle: Social Order in Extralegal Exchange

Lauren Gaydosh, *15

  • Beyond Orphanhood: Family Structure and Child Health in Tanzania

Erin Johnston, *15

  • Learning to Practice, Becoming Spiritual: Spiritual Disciplines as Projects of the Self

Allison Youatt Schnable, *15

  • Do-It-Yourself Aid: The Emergence of American Grassroots Development Organizations

Brad Smith, *15

  • Business as Spiritual Vocation: Evangelical Executives on Faith and Work

Mahesh Somashekhar, *15

  • Immigrant Business in Suburban America: How and Why Ethnic Economy Workers in the Suburbs Are Struggling to Get By

Charles Varner, *15

  • Taxation Without Borders: How Elite Embeddedness Trumps Millionaire Migration


Aasha Abdill, *14

  • Papa May Have: An Intimate Examination of Fatherhood in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Yael Berda, *14

  • Colonial Legacy and Administrative Memory: The Legal Construction of Citizenship in India, Israel and Cyprus

Angele Christin, *14

  • Clicks or Pulitzers? Web Journalists and Their Work in the United States and France

Rene Flores, *14

  • The Social Consequences of Subnational Restrictionist Immigration Policies in the U.S.

Jeff Lane, *14

  • The Digital Street

Karen Levy, *14

  • The Automation of Compliance: Techno-Legal Regulation in the U.S. Trucking Industry

Rourke O'Brien, *14

  • Macroeconomic Conditions, Welfare State Policy, and the Evaluation of Disability

David Pedulla, *14

  • Non-standard, Contingent, and Precarious Work in the “New Economy”

Victoria Reyes, *14

  • Global Borderlands: A Case Study of Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Philippines

Stephanie Schacht, *14

  • Organizational Form and Mission in the Alternative Food Movement

Naomi Sugie, *14

  • Finding Work: A Smartphone Study of Job Searching, Social Contacts, and Wellbeing After Prison


Julia Gelatt, *13

  • Immigration Status and Child Well-Being in the United States

Sara Hassani, *13

  • Magnifying Disaster: The Causes and Consequences of Home Underinsurance

Erin Jacobs, *13

  • Prisoner Reentry in Context: Labor Market Conditions, Neighborhoods, and the Employment and Recidivism Outcomes of Former Prisoners

Jayanti Owens, *13

  • Habits that Make, Habits that Break: Gender, Children's Behavior Problems, and Educational Attainment Across Two Decades

Michelle S. Phelps, *13

  • Dissertation: The Paradox of Probation: Understanding the Expansion of an "Alternative" to Incarceration During the Prison Boom

LiErin Probasco, *13

  • More Good Than Harm: Moral Action and Evaluation In International Religious Volunteer Tourism

Michael Schlossman, *13

  • Not Quite Treatment, Not Quite Punishment: A Case Study of American Juvenile Justice in the Get-Tough Era (1987-2009)

Liza Steele, *13

  • Valuing the Welfare State: A cross-national analysis of attitudes about income inequality and redistribution in 91 countries with case studies of Brazil, China, France, and the United States

LaTonya Trotter, *13

  • Medical Work/Nursing Work: Negotiating the Nurse Practitioner in Primary Care

Erik Vickstrom, *13

  • The Production and Consequences of Migrant Irregularity: Senegalese in France, Italy, and Spain

Sharon Yoon, *13

  • Re-Conceptualizing the Enclave in An Era of Transnationalism: Ethnic Solidarity and Upward Mobility in the Korean Enclave in Beijing


Amir Goldberg, *12

  • Where Do Social Categories Come From? A Comparative Analyses of Online Interaction and Categorical Emergence in Music and Finance

Carol Ann MacGregor, *12

  • School’s Out Forever: The Decline of Catholic Education in the United States

Emily A. Marshall, *12

  • PhD Dissertation: Population Problems? Demographic Knowledge and Fertility in Great Britain and France, 1945-2005

Alexandra Murphy, *12

  • The Social Organization of Black Suburban Poverty: An Ethnographic Community Study

Craig Upright, *12

  • New-Wave Cooperatives Selling Organic Food: The Curious Endurance of an Organizational Form


Michael Benediktsson, *11

  • The Suburban Scripts: Built Environment and Socioeconomic Change in the American Suburbs

Bart Bonikowski, *11

  • Dissertation: "Toward a Theory of Popular Nationalism: Shared Representations of the Nation-State in Modern Democracies."

Becky Hsu, *11

  • Assisting the Rural Poor: Moral Understandings, Microfinance, and International Voluntary Efforts in Southwestern China.

Rania Salem, *11

  • Economics of Courtship: Matrimonial Transactions and the Construction of Gender and Class Inequalities in Egypt

Daniel Schneider, *11

  • Wealth and the Propensity to Marry

Hana Shepherd, *11

  • Dissertation: "Great Decisions: The Organizational Basis of Foreign Policy Ideas in the Council on Foreign Relations."

Scott Leon Washington, *11

  • Hypodescent: A History of the Crystallization of the One-Drop Rule in the United States, 1880-1940

Kevin Woodson, *11

  • Fairness and Opportunity in the Twenty-First Century Corporate Workplace: The Perspectives of Young Black Professionals


Sofya Aptekar, *10

  • Immigrant Naturalization and Nation Building in North America

Phillip Connor, *10

  • A Theory of Immigrant Religious Adaptation: Disruption, Assimilation, and Facilitation

Nicholas Ehrmann, *10

  • Yellow Brick Road

Alice Goffman, *10

  • On the Run

Pierre Kremp, *10

  • Bubble & Inequality: The Diffusion of Stock Ownership in the U.S.

Petra Nahmias, *10

  • The Social Epidemiology of Maternal Obesity In Egypt

Amy Michelle Reynolds, *10

  • Saving the Market: The Role of Religious Values, Authority, and Networks in International Trade Discourse

Cristobal Young, *10

  • The Non-Pecuniary Costs of Unemployment: Three Empirical Studies of Job Loss and Search


Debbie Becher, *09

  • City of Philadelphia's Use of Eminent Domain

Donnell Butler , *09

  • Franklin & Marshall College

Sharon Bzostek, *09

  • Mothers’ Union Formation Following a Non-Marital Birth

Clemencia Cosentino, *09

  • Examination Regimes and Student Achievement

Hillary Levey, *09

  • Harvard University

Valerie Lewis, *09

  • Slums and Children’s Disadvantage: The Case of India

Rebekah Massengill, *09

  • Critical Capitalism: Moral Discourse in the Debate Over Wal-mart

Christina Mora, *09

  • De Muchos, Uno: The Institutionalization of Latino Panethnicity in the United States 1960-1990

Alexandria Walton Radford, *09

  • Where Do They Go? How Gender, Race, and Social Class Shape High School Valedictorians’ Paths to Their Undergraduate Institutions


Renelinda Arana, *08

  • Rebuilding Society Behind Prison Walls: Examining the Structure of Prisoner-Run Reform Organizations

Rebecca Casciano, *08

  • "By Any Means Necessary": The American Welfare State and Machine Politics in Newark's North Ward

Conrad Hackett, *08

  • Religion and Fertility in the United States: The Influence of Affiliation, Region, and Congregation

Gregoire Mallard, *08

  • The Atomic Confederacy: Europe's Quest For Nuclear Weapons and the Making of The New World Order

Christine Percheski, *08

  • Women’s Employment, Family Structure and Social Inequality

Anna Sun, *08

  • Assistant Professor of Sociology and Asian Studies, Kenyon College

Christopher Wildeman, *08

  • Parental Incarceration, the Prison Boom, and The Intergenerational Transmission of Stigma and Disadvantage June 2008


Adriana Abdenur, *06

  • Assistant Professor of International Affairs

Rina Agarwala, *06

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: From Work to Welfare: Informal Workers’ Organizations and the State in India

Maitrayee Bhattacharyya, *06

  • Marital Assimilation Among U.S. Raised Asian Indians: Contours, Consequences, and Alternative Pathways

Michelle Bellessa Frost, *06

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Texas High Schools and Precursors to Students' College Attendance

Michael Lindsay, *06

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Faith in the Corridors of Power: Religious Identity and Public Leadership

Traci Schlesinger, *06

  • Assistant Professor – DePaul University

Laura Stark, *06

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Morality in Science: How Research is evaluated in the Age of Human Subjects Regulations

Anna Zajacova, *06

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Sociodemographic Factors and Health: Examination of Select Pathways Over the Lifecourse


Sada Aksartova, *05

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Civil Society from Abroad: U.S. Donors in the former Soviet Union

Kelly A. Hoffman, *05

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: State Authority and International Environmental Law

Alexandra Kalev, *05

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Gender and Racial Inequality at Work: Changing Organizational Structures and Managerial Diversity

Rachel Kimbro, *05

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Intergenerational Differences in Health Behaviors for Mexican-Americans: The Role of Culture and Cohesion

Virag Molnar, *05

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Modernity and Memory: The Politics of Architecture in Hungary and East Germany After the Second World War

Margarita Ann Mooney, *05

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Upward Climb or Downward Slide? Religion and Mediating social Capital in the Haitian Communities of Miami, Montreal and Paris

César F. Rosado Marzán, *05

Gabriel Rossman, *05

  • Assistant Professor – UCLA

Joan Leann Walling, *05 S*03

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Power of Receiving: Finding Moral Meaning in Care-Receiving Episodes


Joshua A. Guetzkow, *04

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Carrot and the Stick: An Inquiry into the Relationship between Welfare and Criminal Justice

Jean T. Knab (Tansey), *04

  • Senior Researcher at Mathematica Policy Research

Ann J. Morning, *04 S*04

  • Associate Professor – NYU

Frederick F. Wherry, *04 S*02

  • Professor, Departmental Representative
  • Department of Sociology
  • Princeton University

Dirk Mathias Zorn, *04

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Hail to the Chief: Conceptions of Control and the Rise of the Chief Financial Officer in the American Firm


Nina Bandelj, *03

  • Assistant Professor – University of California

Julian B. Dierkes, *03

  • Associate Professor and Keidanren Chair in Japanese Research, Institute of Asian Research, Univ of British Columbia

Eszter Hargittai, *03

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: How Wide a Web? Inequalities in Accessing Information Online

Kazuko Suzuki, *03

  • The State and Immigrant Adaptation: A Comparative Study of the Korean Diaspora in Japan and the United States


Gwendolyn A. Cadge, *02

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Seeking the Heart: The First Generation Practices Theravada Buddhism in America

Marion Wigby Carter, *02

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Do “Macho” Men Visit the Midwife? Husband Involvement in Maternal and Child Health in Rural Guatemala

Kristen S. Harknett, *02

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Single Parents and Rational for Marriage

Brian Sloat Steensland, *02

  • Assistant Professor – Indiana University


Dana A. Glei, *01

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Integration of Traditional and biomedical Care During Pregnancy and Birth in Rural Guatemala

Kieran J. Healy, *01

  • Assistant Professor – University of Arizona

Steven J. Tepper, *01

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Culture, Conflict and Community: Struggles Over Art, Education and History in American Cities

W. Bradford Wilcox, *01

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Soft Patriarchs & New Men: Religion, Ideology, and Male Familial Involvement


Antony W. Alumkal, *00

  • Assistant Professor – Iliff School of Theology

Bethany P. Bryson, *00

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Conflict and Cohesion: Why the Canon Wars Did Not Destroy English Literature

Erin L. Kelly, *00

  • Assistant Professor of Sociology – University of Minnesota

Abigail Cope Saguy (Smith), *00

  • Assitant Professor – UCLA Department of Sociology


Jason A. Kaufman, *99

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Sometimes Civil Society: Urban Development, Municipal Politics, and the Impact of the Communications Revolution on 19th Century American Cities

Usic Kim, *99

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Controlling Uncertainty: Relationship Management in the Organizational Field of U.S. Investment Firms

Elizabeth M. Pettit, *99

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Navigating Networks and Neighborhoods: An Analysis of the Residential Mobility of the Urban Poor

Tracy L. Scott, *99

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: What’s God Got to Do With It? Protestantism, Gender, and the Meaning of work in the U.S.


John H. Evans, *98

  • Associate Professor – Univ. of CA, San Diego

Jeffrey K. Hass, *98

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: To the Undiscovered Country: Institutions, Authority, Culture and Russia’s Transition to the Market, 1988-1997

Hongqiu Yang, *98 S*94

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Cultural Meaning of Health: Social Ties and Health Among the Elderly in China and Japan


Courtney J. Bender, *97

  • Associate Professor – Columbia University

Matthew M. Chew, *97

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: International Cultural Influence and Problems of Knowledge Production in Cultural Peripheries: The Case of Modern Chinese and Japanese Philosophy

John Schmalzbauer, *97

  • Department of Religious Studies at Missouri State University

Hiromi Taniguchi, *97

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: U.S. Men’s and Women’s Wage Attainment, 1968-1988

Maureen R. Waller, *97

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Redefining Fatherhood: Paternal Involvement, Masculinity, and Responsibility in the “Other America”

Gray Wheeler, *97

  • MBA – Harvard Business School

Hongxin Zhao, *97

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Children of Teenage Mothers: What Determines Their Resilience


Timothy J. Dowd, *96

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Structure of Charismatic Moral Action

Matthew P. Lawson, *96

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Structure of Charismatic Moral Action

Richard Lee Rogers, *96

Libby A. Schweber, *96

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Assertion of Disciplinary Claims in Demography and Vital Statistics: France and England, 1830-1885


Sina Mandalinci, *95

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Class Differences in Vulnerability to Stress: Exploring Stress Loops and Predictive Capacity as Mediating Variables

Matthew J. Price, *95 S*91

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Unmaking of the British Middle Class: Progressive Liberalism and the Discourse of Managerial Authority in Early Twentieth Century Britain

Jack Veuglers

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Institutionalization of France’s Front National


Victoria Chapman Bruno, *94

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Working Hard or Hardly Working? An Examination of Children’s Household Contributions in the 1990s.

Timothy Clydesdale, *94

  • PhD Dissertation: Money and Faith in America: Exploring the Effects of Religious Restructuring and Income Inequality on Social Attitudes and Family Behavior.

Bai Gao, *94

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Social Origin of Economic Reasoning: Three Changing Paradigms in Japanese Economic Policy, 1931-1965


Eva M. Garroutte, *93

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Language and Cultural Authority: Nineteenth-Century Science and the Colonization of Religious Discourse

Beth K. Kosiak (Kaplowitz), *93 S*86

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Stress, Coping, and the Social Self: An Experimental Examination of Coping Behavior

Naomi Rutenberg, *93

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Estimation of Fecundability from Survey Data on Coital Frequency

Jennifer A. Strickler, *93

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Contraceptive Risk-Taking and Contraceptive Failure Among Users of Female Barrier Methods


Stephen W-K. Chiu, *92

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The State and the Financing of Industrialization in East Asia: Historical Origins of Comparative Divergences

Edward P. Freeland, *92

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Dynamics of Nonprofit and Public Organizational Growth in Health Care and Higher Education: A Study of U.S. States, 1910-1980

Laura L. Rudkin-Miniot, *92

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Gender Differences in Wellbeing Among the Elderly in Java, Indonesia

Marsha G. Witten, *92

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Guarding the Castle of God—Religious Speech in Context of Secularity: An Examination of the Sermon Discourse of two Protestant Denominations in the Contemporary U.S.


Guang Guo, *91

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: A Multivariate Proportional Hazards Model for Correlated Risks, with an Application to Child Survival in Guatemala

Sarah G. Hewins, *91 S*82

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Backstretch: Social Structure and Community in the Stable Area of the Thoroughbred Racing Industry

David Jacobson, *91

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: A Nation’s Sovereignty Under Seige: The U.S. in an Age of Global Inter-Dependence

Deborah A. Kaple, *91 E

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Emulating Control: The Stalinist Origins of Chinese Industrial Organization Management, 1949-1953

Keith F. MacAllum, *91

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Technological Innovation in a High School Math Department: A Structural and Cultural Analysis


Kathryn L. Kost, *90

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Contraceptive Discontinuation in Peru: Patterns and Demographic Implications

Ryoko Kato Tsuneyoshi (Kato), *90

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Formation of Behavior Patterns in American and Japanese Elementary Schools


William George Lehrman II, *89

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Organizational Form and Failure in the Life Insurance Industry

Kia I. Reinis, *89

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Impact of the Proximate Determinants of Fertility: Evaluating the Bongaarts of Hobcraft-Little Methods of Estimation


Sajeda Amin, *84 *88

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Impact of Health Interventions on Socio-Economic Differentials in Infant and Child Mortality in Punjab, India

Fatma Muge Gocek

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Toward a Theory of Westernization and Social Change: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Ottoman Society

Shaomin Li, *88

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: China’s Population Policy: A Model of A Constant Stream of Births

David E. Woolwine, *88

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: George Herbert Mead: A Critical Reassessment of His Philosophy and Its Relationship to Symbolic Interactionism


Lea Keil Garson (Keil), '78 *86

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Centenarian Question: Old-Age Mortality in the Soviet Union, 1897 1970

Carolyn Makinson, *86

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Sex Differentials in Infant Mortality in Egypt

Clifford I. Nass, '81 *86

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Society as Computer: The Structure of Information Work in the United States 1900-1980

Paul W. Stupp, *86

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: A General Procedure for Estimating an Intercensal Age Schedule


Ann K. Blanc (Klimas), *85

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Effect of NonMarital Cohabitation on Family Formation and Dissolution: A Comparative Analysis of Sweden and Norway

Karen A. Cerulo, *85

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Social Solidarity and its Effects on Musical communication: an Empirical Analysis of National Anthems

Ulla M. Larsen, *85 S*85

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Measure of Sterility: A Comparative Study of Levels and the Differentials of Sterility in Cameroon, Kenya and Sudan

Ann Shola Orloff, *85

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Politics of Pensions: A Comparative Analysis of the Origins of Pensions and Old Age Insurance in Canada, Great Britain and the United States, 1880s-1930s.


Carol J. Auster, *84

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Nontraditional Occupational Choice: A Comparative Study of Women and Men in Engineering Job.
  • Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching, 2011

Sally E. Ewing, *84

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Social Insurance in Russia and the Soviet Union, 1912-1933: A Study of Legal Form and Administrative Practice

Barbara S. Mensch, *83 S*84

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Effect of Child Mortality on Contraceptive Use and Fertility in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Korea

James A. Riccio, *84

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Treatment and Custody in Juvenile Correctional Facilities: A Study of Staff and Resident Behavior


Kevin J. Christiano, *83

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Religious Diversity and Social Change in the Turn-of-the-Century American Cities

Jill Spencer Grigsby, *83

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Use of Contraception for Delaying and spacing Births in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Korea

Bart K. Holland, *83

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Breast-Feeding and Infant Mortality: A Hazards Model Analysis of the Case of Malaysia

Janet S. Kalwat, *83

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Divorce, Remarriage, and Childbearing: A Study of Fertility Differences Between Women in First and Second Marriages

Laina Savory, *83

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Strong Attributes and Weak Ties: The Contributions of Background Characteristics and Personal Contacts in Finding a Job

Frank J. Wayno Jr., *83 P07

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Retirement Decision Process: A Multinomial Logit Analysis of the Expected Retirement Decisions of Middle-Aged Male Workers


Christopher R.X. Adamson, *82

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Hard Labor: The Form and Function of Imprisonment in Nineteenth-Century America.

David Scott Davis, *82

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Deviance and Social Isolation: The Case of the Falsely Accused

Sharon Mengchee Lee, *82

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Effects of Race and Education on Attitudes of Alienation, 1962 and 1976

Wesley Monroe Shrum Jr., *82

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Organized Technology: Networks and Innovation in Technical Systems

Claudette Yvonne Smith (Morrison), *82

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Age at First Birth and Fertility Decline in Costa Rica: An Examination of the Demographic context of the First Birth and Related Pattern of Subsequent Fertility


Neil G. Bennett, *81

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Estimation Techniques Derived From Structural Relations in Destabilized Populations

Howard I. Goldberg, *81

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Marital Fertility in Sri Lanka: An Assessment of World Fertility Survey Data

Thomas J. Neville, *81

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Television Viewing and the Expression of Interpersonal Distrust

Maxine A. Weinstein, *81

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Childbearing and Marital Separation: Evidence from the 1970 National Fertility Study


Margaret E. Flemming, *80

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: White Ethnic Fertility in the U.S.: Convergence: 1890-1975

Masamichi Stephen Sasaki, *80

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Network Analysis of Industrial Organizations in Japan: Group Cohesiveness, Leadership, and Group Productivity

Susan Cotts Watkins (Cotts, *80

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Variation and Persistence in Nuptiality: Age-Patterns of Marriage in Europe, 1870-1960


Dennis B. Smith, *79 P99 P09

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Social Stratification, Perceived Rewards and Job Satisfaction


Roderick J. Harrison, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Occupational Structure, Opportunity and Mobility: Adapting Vacancy Models To National Occupational Structures

Christopher H. Hunter, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Leadership-Role Differentiation in Small Groups: Some Methodological and Substantive Issues

Joseph L. Lennards, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Streaming and Status Socialization in the Dutch Secondary School System

Douglas S. Massey, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Residential Segregation of Spanish Americans in United States Urbanized Areas

Kevin F. McQuillan, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Modernization and Internal Migration: The Cases of Nineteenth Century England and France

Steven Messner, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Income Inequality and Murder Rates: A Cross-National Analysis

D. Eleanor Westney, *78

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Organizational Development in Meiji Japan: A Study of Prefectural Variation in Modernization 1880-1915


James F. McCarthy, *77

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Patterns of Marriage Dissolution in the United States


Mary B. Breckenridge (Barber), *76

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Time Series Model of Age-Specific Fertility: An Application of Exploratory Data Analysis

Vallon L. Burris Jr., *76

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Child’s Conception of Economic Relations: A Genetic approach to the Sociology of Knowledge

David W. Faure, *76

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Local Political Disturbances in Kiangsu Province, China, 1870-1911

Jonathan L. Kamin, *76

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Rhythm and Blues in White America: Rock and roll and Acculturation and Perceptual Learning

Michael David Levin, *76

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Family Structure in Bakosi: Social Change in an African Society

Nazek K. Nosseir, *76

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Measures of Fertility and Mortality in the governorates of Egypt 1947-1960


Gwendolyn L. Lewis, *75

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Paradigms, Consensus, and Group Structure: A comparison of Three Scientific Subfields

Jane A. Menken, *75 P86

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Estimating Fecundability

Michael P. Soroka, *75

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Status Discrepancy, Subjective Class, and Political Involvement

Belgin Tekce, *75

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Urbanization and Migration in Turkey—1958-1965

Aykut Toros, *75

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Tarsus-II-A Social Experiment in Fertility Regulation


Barbara A. Anderson (Snow), *74 W*74

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Internal Migration in a Modernizing Society: The Case of Late 19th Century European Russia

Lewellyn Hendrix, *74

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Migration from an Ozark Community: A Microo-sociological Study of Social Involvement and Integration

Jessica Smilowitz Pearson (Smilowitz), *74 P99

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Process of Solving an Industrial Health Hazard

Ronald R Rindfuss, *74

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Measurement of Personal Fertility Preferences

Andrew T. Scull, *74

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Museums of Madness: The Social Organization of Insanity in 19th Century England


Ukandi G. Damachi, *73

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Trade Union Role in the Development Process: The Case of Ghana

Anthony R. Harris, *73

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Deviant Identity, Rational Choice, and Cognitive Simplification

Robert N. Hill, *73 P95

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Interprovincial Migration and its Effects on Settlement Patterns in Iran for the Intercensal Period 1956-1966

Victor W. Marshall, *73

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Continued Living and Dying as Problematical Aspects of Old Age

Hilary J. Page, *73

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Age, Marriage Duration and Fertility: An Analysis of Cross-Sectional Data


Lorna R. Marsden, *72 S*67

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Doctors Who Teach: An Influence on Health Delivery in Ontario

Robert I. Rhodes, *72

  • Ph.D., 1972

Philip Wexler, *72 P92

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Children of Immigrants: A Study of Education, Ethnicity and Change in Israel


Gilbert F. Rozman, *71 S*78 P96 E

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Urban Networks in Ch’Ing China and Tokugawa, Japan

Jan S. Smith, *71

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Social Status, Status Inconsistency and Political Involvement

Russell A. Stone, *71

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Social Change in Commercial Organization: A Tunisian Case Study


Ronald Silvers, *70

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Artists and Asociability: Studies in the Ideology of Alienation.

Robert J. Birrell, *70

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Structure of Chinese Agriculture Communes 1960-66

James R. Posner, *70

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Income and Occupation of Negro and White College Graduates: 1931-1966


Walter D. Connor, *69

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Deviance, Control and Social Policy in the USSR

Chandler Davidson, *69

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Negro Politics and the Rise of the Civil Rights Movement in Houston, Texas 1968

Albert I. Hermalin, *69 P84

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Homogeneity of Siblings on Education and Occupation

Peter J. Stein, *69

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Impact of Selectivity: The College Experience and the Social-Historical Context on the Attitudes of Women


Victor A. Liguori, *68

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Stability and Change in the Social Structure of Atlantic Coast Commercial Fisheries


Yunshik Chang, *67

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Population in Early Modernization: Korea

Edward F. B. Harvey, *67 S*72

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Structure and Process in Industrial Organizations

Kazuko Tsurumi, *67

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Adult Socialization and Social Change: Japan Before and After World War II


John P. Hewitt, *66

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Social Stratification and Social Productivity


Henry D. Carsch, *65

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Dimensions of Meaning and Value in a Sample of Fairy Tales

Jack D. Douglas, *65

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Sociological Study of Suicide: Suicidal Actions as Sociologically Meaningful Actions

Myron Glazer, *65

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Professional and Political Attitudes of Chilean university Students May 1965


Herbert V. Gamberg, *64

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: White Perception of Negro Race and Class as Factors in the Racial Residential Process

Samir G. Khalaf, *64

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Managerial Ideology and Industrial Conflict in Lebanon


Bernard Beck, *63

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Real World of the Little Men

Paul Hollander, *63

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The New Man and His Enemies – A Study of the Stalinist Conception of Good


Thomas K. Burch, *62

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Internal Migration in Venezuela – A Methodological Study 1962


Arthur B. Shostak, *61

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Role and Viability of the Single-Firm, Unaffiliated Union 1961


Harrison C. White, *60

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Research and Development as a Pattern in Industrial Management: A Case Study of Industrialization and Uncertainty 1960


David Matza, *59

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Moral Code of Delinquents: A Study of Patterns of Neutralization 1959


George W. Barclay, *51

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: Colonial Development and Population in Taiwan 1951

Norman B. Ryder, *51 P72 E

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Cohort Approach: Essays in the Measurement of Temporal Variations in Demographic Behavior 1951


Stanley H. Udy Jr., '50 *58

  • Ph.D. Dissertation: The Organization of Production in Non-Industrial Culture 1958