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Agency and Resilience Along the Arizona-Sonora Border: How Unauthorized Migrants Become Aware of and Resist Contemporary U.S. Nativist Mobilization

Daniel E Martínez and Matthew H Ward.

in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 12026 words.

Abstract

Little is known about the extra-political consequences of contemporary U.S.-based nativist mobilization as well as the resilience unauthorized...

Antisystemic Movement Analysis: Tracing the World-Scale Determinants of Syndicalism

Robert MacPherson.

in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 13622 words.

Abstract

World-systems scholars have recently advanced a framework for the analysis of “antisystemic” movements, with one important component of this approach...

Brothermothering: Gender, Power, and the Parenting Strategies of Low-Income Black Single Mothers of Teenagers

Sinikka Elliott, Joslyn Brenton and Rachel Powell.

in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10710 words.

Abstract

Much has been made about the rise in single mother households over the past several decades, with significant focus on absent fathers and the...

Contention Across Social Fields: Manipulating the Boundaries of Labor Struggle in the Workplace, Community, and Market

Pablo Gastón.

in Social Problems

May 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 12458 words.

Abstract

A growing literature examines the dynamics of social movement contention within and across “social fields.” While fields tend toward stability, events...

Criminalized Masculinities: How Policing Shapes the Construction of Gender and Sexuality in Poor Black Communities

Forrest Stuart and Ava Benezra.

in Social Problems

May 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10270 words.

Abstract

With the intensification of policing and criminalization over the last three decades, residents of impoverished black communities are increasingly...

Everyone Loves a Dog Story: Narratives of Urban Animal Welfare Policy

Erin Marie-Sergison Krcatovich and Laura A Reese.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 11884 words.

Abstract

Public policy related to animal issues has not been well explored in the urban politics literature. We argue that concerns related to animal welfare...

Forging Hegemony: How Recycling Became a Popular but Inadequate Response to Accumulating Waste

Andrew Boardman Jaeger.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 12268 words.

Abstract

Over the past 40 years, the scale of environmental problems has increased to monumental proportions, while environmental politics has shrunk to the...

Green for All? Gender Segregation and Green Fields of Study in American Higher Education

Dafna Gelbgiser and Kyle Albert.

in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10739 words.

Abstract

Using the example of green fields of study in higher education, which emerged largely in response to the growing prominence of the environmental...

How Political is Political Consumption? The Case of Activism for the Global South and Fair Trade

Jörg Rössel and Patrick Henri Schenk.

in Social Problems

May 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10715 words.

Abstract

Political consumption is a flourishing field of research at the intersection of consumer research and political sociology. Political consumption means...

“I’m Principled Against Slavery, but …”: Colorblindness and the Three-Fifths Debate

Kasey Henricks.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 11156 words.

Abstract

No longer is it acceptable to rationalize racial hierarchy in explicit terms. Today’s racism substitutes these views for seemingly nonracial ones that...

Identity of Distance: How Economically Marginalized Black and Latina Women Navigate Risk Discourse and Employ Feminist Ideals

Ranita Ray.

in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10304 words.

Abstract

Racialized and classed “risk” narratives of sexuality in the United States construct economically marginalized young women of color as sexually...

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in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 683 words.

Is The Sky the Limit? Fair Executive Pay as Performance Rises

Esra Burak.

in Social Problems

May 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10945 words.

Abstract

Recent research documents the public discontent with high income inequality yet an important limitation in our understanding is why such high pay is...

Mexican Americans and Immigration Attitudes: A Cohort Analysis of Assimilation and Group Consciousness

Irene I Vega and Vilma Ortiz.

in Social Problems

May 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 9535 words.

Abstract

This study’s motivating premise is that the ideological context around race, ethnicity, and nationhood shapes the immigration politics of Mexican...

Money, Morals, and Condom Use: The Politics of Health in Gay and Straight Adult Film Production

David Schieber.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10309 words.

Abstract

This paper compares condom use between the gay and straight California adult film industries and examines the culturally embedded decision making...

The More You Have, The More You Lose: Criminal Justice Involvement, Ascribed Socioeconomic Status, and Achieved SES

Christopher R Dennison and Stephen Demuth.

in Social Problems

May 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10913 words.

Abstract

In the present study, we examine the relationship between involvement in the criminal justice system and achieved socioeconomic status (SES), as well...

Neighborhoods and Food Insecurity in Households with Young Children: A Disadvantage Paradox?

Justin T Denney, Rachel Tolbert Kimbro and Gregory Sharp.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10377 words.

Abstract

In the United States, more than 1 in 5 households with children are unable to access and provide adequate food for a healthy, active lifestyle. We...

Neoliberal Colonization in the West Bank

Andy Clarno.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 11182 words.

Abstract

In this article, I propose a framework for analyzing context-specific relationships between neoliberal restructuring and simultaneous efforts to...

The One Friend Rule: Race and Social Capital in an Interracial Network

Christopher W Munn.

in Social Problems

November 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 10463 words.

Abstract

Scholars have argued convincingly that race influences an individual’s ability to access and mobilize social capital. Since social capital is embedded...

Science and Suffering: Genetics and the Lived Experience of Illness

Michael Halpin.

in Social Problems

August 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Urban and Rural Studies. 9970 words.

Abstract

With more than 10,000 conditions connected to pathological genes, genetic science has the potential to impact illness experience substantively....