U of T at the 2018 American Sociological Association Annual Meeting

This year, 13 faculty members and 19 graduate students from Sociology at the University of Toronto are presenting papers at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociology Association in Philadelphia. In addition to the people presenting papers, a number of our community are also participating as session organizers, discussants or journal editorial panel members. The meetings happen between August 11th and August 14th. The table below lists the papers being presented by faculty and graduate students from U of T. Note that some of the papers have unlisted co-authors from other universities. Please refer to the ASA Program for complete information.

Last NameFirst NameStatusDateTitle
PerronShawnGrad Student11-AugOrganized Labour and the Moral Economy: Effects of Union Density on Egalitarian Attitudes (1970s-2010s)
PriceTaylorGrad Student12-AugCritics, Discourse and the Afterlives of Rock Icons
ShamsTahseenFaculty12-AugThe Homeland, Hostland, and Elsewhere: A Multicentered Relational Framework for Immigrant Identity Formation
SchaferMarkusFaculty11-AugAs Goes the City? Older Americans’ Home Upkeep in the Aftermath of the Great Recession
SettelsJasonGrad Student11-AugAs Goes the City? Older Americans’ Home Upkeep in the Aftermath of the Great Recession
UpenieksLauraGrad Student11-AugAs Goes the City? Older Americans’ Home Upkeep in the Aftermath of the Great Recession
WilliamsLawrenceGrad Student12-AugMistaking Nature for Culture: A Critique of Habitus and a Call for an Evolution-informed Sociology
LeschzinerVaninaFaculty13-AugCognition, Action, and the Senses
StewartLanceGrad Student13-AugLeaving the Balancing Act Behind: Extending the Material-social Dimensions of Affordance Theory
BrocicMilosGrad Student12-AugCultural Ties and Political Convictions
BrettGordonGrad Student13-AugThe Right Tool for the Job: Towards a More Rigorous Approach to Visualizing Sociological Theory
SilverDanielFaculty13-AugThe Right Tool for the Job: Towards a More Rigorous Approach to Visualizing Sociological Theory
LeviRonFaculty12-AugMaking Sense of the Gap: Recognition and Police-citizen Encounters
NevinAndrewGrad Student13-AugPsychopathic Personality Traits as Human Capital for Occupational Success
MilkieMelissaFaculty12-AugMothers’ Education Level and Time with Children: In What Spheres are There Inequalities?
WrayDanaGrad Student12-AugMothers’ Education Level and Time with Children: In What Spheres are There Inequalities?
Pannor SilverMichelleFaculty13-AugWe are the Champions, a Time for Losers: A Qualitative Study of Retired Olympic Athletes
UpenieksLauraGrad Student13-AugUnderstanding the Frequency of Interpersonal Touch in Later Life: Race, Gender, Class, and Neighborhood Considerations
FloresJerryFaculty13-AugPharmacological Violence and Harmful Mental Health Services Inside a California Juvenile Detention Center
AlbertKatelinGrad Student14-AugFamilies, Schools, Church, and Doctors: Adolescent Girls’ Relational and Contextualized Understandings of the HPV Vaccine
ChooHae YeonFaculty14-AugSpeculative Home-making: Women’s Labor, Class Mobility, and Real Estate Investment in South Korea
SchaferMarkusFaculty12-AugLate-Life Relocation and Network Turnover: How Distance Moved and Health Link to the Social Convoy
BadawyPhilipGrad Student12-AugLate-Life Relocation and Network Turnover: How Distance Moved and Health Link to the Social Convoy
SchiemanScottFaculty13-AugThe Departure from Perfect Justice: Unjust Desserts and Job Satisfaction
NarisadaAtsushiGrad Student13-AugThe Departure from Perfect Justice: Unjust Desserts and Job Satisfaction
EngmanAthenaGrad Student14-AugOrgans without Bodies: Solid Organ Transplant Recipients' Exposure and Response to Institutional Discourse
PettinicchioDavidFaculty12-AugTaking Stock: Disability, Cumulative Disadvantage, and Wealth Disparities in Canada
ChildressClaytonFaculty14-AugDurable Dispositions? Interaction and the Structural Emergence of Collective Meanings
ElciogluEmineFaculty13-AugWe’re All Brothers, No Matter What Color: How Right-wing Immigration Restrictionist Activists Understand Racism
GurusamiSusilaFaculty14-AugThe Carceral Web We Weave: Carceral Citizens’ Experiences of Digital Punishment and Solidarity
BerreyEllenFaculty14-AugThe Decline of the Diversity Imperative? Enrollment Trends Among Colleges Voluntarily Abandoning Race-Conscious Admissions
ChaiLeiGrad Student13-AugDivision of Housework and Employment on Relationship Quality, Anger and Guilt, and Distress in Canada
ParbstMatthewGrad Student13-AugMental Health as a Social Mirror: Regime Impact on SES Differences in Sense of Control
PagaduanJasonGrad Student11-AugCultivating Neoliberal Bodies: Investigating the Influence of Neoliberalism on the Global Adoption of CrossFit
LouiePatriciaGrad Student12-AugThe Black-White Paradox Revisited: Understanding the Role of Countervailing Mechanisms
DokshinFedorFaculty11-AugVariation in Public Discourse about Fracking across Space: Evidence from a Computational Text Analysis
SchiemanScottFaculty11-AugLabor Market Influences on Women’s Fertility Decisions: Longitudinal Evidence from Canada
Owusu-BempahAkwasiFaculty12-AugYou cannot Rat: Race, Policing and the Challenging Circumstances of Black Officers
SandroiuIoanaGrad Student11-AugHuman Rights as Uncertain Performance During the Arab Spring