SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Saturday, August 10

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM

Session 071: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Global
Room: Vanderbilt Suite

Sponsor: Global

Organizer: Apoorva Ghosh, University of California, Irvine

Roundtable #1 Title: Community Research and Development

Presider: Hesu Yoon, Stanford University


“‘Participatory’ Budgeting by, or, for the People? Public Consultation in Cities under Fiscal Stress,” Yen-Ting Hsu, University of California, San Diego

“Durable and Ephemeral Legacy in the Olympic City: From Los Angeles 1984 to the Bid for 2028,” Samuel Maron, Northeastern University

“Performing Authenticity: Entrepreneurial and Spatial Practices of Business Owners in Yeonnam-dong, Seoul,” Hesu Yoon, Stanford University

“Social Construction and Urban Space: Elaborating the Social Foundations of Urban Redevelopment in Mexico City,” Steven E. Schmidt, University of California, Irvine

Roundtable #2 Title: Women and Globalization

Presider: Basak Gemici, University of Pittsburgh


“Emergency Rule as a Spatial, Gendered, and Emotional Process: Case of Turkey in 2017,” Basak Gemici, University of Pittsburgh

“Gender-based Violence Prevalence in Tertiary Institutions, Ekiti State, South-Western Nigeria,” Comfort Yemisi Afolabi, Ekiti State University, Nigeria

“Gendered Anxiety: Marriage as a Mechanism of Uncertainty in East Asia,” Yuki Asahina, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

“Interpersonal Violence Against Women in Electoral Processes: Implications to School Educators,” Arikelola Ayodele Omengala and Asma'u Sani Maikudi, Kaduna Polytechnic, Nigeria

“Unique Immigrant Beauty Labor for Black Women in Contemporary America,” Nicole D. Jenkins, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Roundtable #3 Title: The Global Migration Patterns and Implications

Presider & Discussant: Yao Lu, University of California, Davis


“‘Mail Order Brides’: Intersectional Social Vulnerability Unpacked,” Reema Sen, Case Western Reserve University

“Chinese Assimilation in Zambia: Testing Migration Theories in the South,” Yao Lu, University of California, Davis

“The Determinants of Remittances among Second-generation Mexicans and Filipino-Americans,” Armand R. Gutierrez, University of California, San Diego

“The Influence of Basic Human Values on Attitudes towards Immigrants among School Children in Switzerland and Poland,” Charlotte Clara Becker, University of Cologne and Eldad Davidov, University of Cologne, University of Zurich, and URPP Social Networks

Roundtable #4 Title: Labor and Employment

Presider & Discussant: Shengli Chu, University of Massachusetts Boston


“Beauty is Goodness: The Relationship between Attractiveness and Labor Market Outcomes,” Sara Abigail Barnes, University of South Alabama

“Muslim Scientists’ Perceptions of Inclusion in the Scientific Workplace: A Cross-national Study,” Elaine Howard Ecklund, Jauhara Ferguson and Sharan Kaur Mehta, Rice University

“Older Workers: A Cross-cultural Examination of Attitudes toward Older Employees and Their Effect on the Work Environment,” Tracy L. Dietz, University of North Texas

“Research Proposal: Bamboo Ceiling: Career Barriers for Native Chinese in the U.S,” Shengli Chu, University of Massachusetts Boston

Roundtable #5 Title: Politics, Law and Society

Presider & Discussant: Benjamin R. Weiss, University of Southern California


“‘Who Can We Tell Survivors to Call?’: The Institutionalization of Criminal-legal Interventions in a Domestic Violence Organization,” Benjamin R. Weiss, University of Southern California

“How Vicarious Experiences of Immigration Enforcement Shape Legal Attitudes,” Blanca Ramirez, University of Southern California

“Why Emerging States Win in the Face of Greater Powers: How Mongolia Gained Political Recognition from China Where Others Failed,” DaShanne Stokes, Independent Scholar

Roundtable #6 Title: The Cultural Portrayals of Racial/Ethnic Minorities

Presider: Cristian L. Paredes, Loyola University Chicago


“An Intersectional Analysis of Race and Gender in Popular Films: Problems (and Solutions) for Stereotypical Portrayals,” Elisha Marr, Calvin College

“Is Openness in Taste a Criterion of Tolerance? Exploring a Relationship between Highbrow and Lowbrow Leisure Consumption and Attitudes toward Immigrants,” Cristian L. Paredes, Loyola University Chicago

“News Media Race Portrayals of Criminal Trial Defendants,” Brianna Dale and Chastity Blankenship, Florida Southern College

“Portraying Feminism in Bollywood Cinema: Implications on Gender Violence in the Indian Diaspora,” Meghna Bhat, Independent Scholar

“The Embeddedness of Dyadic Ties and Triads: Ethnicity, Gender, and Motherhood in Toni Morrison’s Beloved,” Cynthia Baiqing Zhang, Central Washington University

Roundtable #7 Title: Global Patterns in Racialization

Presider: Caroline M. Schöpf, Hong Kong Baptist University


“Factors Associated with Ethnoracial Diversity in Los Angeles County Neighborhoods from 2000-2016,” Joseph F. Cabrera, University of La Verne

“How Diverging International Opportunity Structures are Exacerbating Racialization Results – a Comparative Analysis of Perceived Opportunities, Mobility Decisions, and Career Paths of Migrants in Hong Kong,” Caroline M. Schöpf, Hong Kong Baptist University

“Mixed Ethno-racial Identities and Community in Copenhagen, Denmark,” Mette Evelyn Bjerre, University of Notre Dame

“Progressive Sexual Ideals vs Religious Authenticity: Warring Identities among White Sikh Converts,” Simranjit Khalsa, Rice University

“The Brown Decision: Its Impact on the Black Educator and Student,” RL Booker, Jr., University of Kansas

Roundtable #8 Title: Social Policy and Change

Presider & Discussant: Christine A. Wernet, University of South Carolina


“Beyond Substantive Rights: Causes and Qualities of Fragile Social Citizenship among Women Internal Migrants in Lima, Peru,” Kyle Woolley, Loyola University Chicago

“Where do Government Policies Impact People the Most? Examining the Relationship between GNP and HDI,” Christine A. Wernet, University of South Carolina

“Water Sovereignty in the Age of Global Capitalism: A Cross-national Analysis of Latin American Policies,” Matthew J. Schneider, University of California, Irvine

Roundtable #9 Title: Conflict, Social Action, and Change

Presider & Discussant: Nadia Shapkina, Kansas State University


“‘I Am My Own Person,’ Women’s Agency Inside and Outside the Home in Rural Pakistan,” Sarah Ahmed, University of Oregon, Winner of the Family Division’s Student Paper Competition

“The Summer from Hell: Race, Violence, and Social Change in Baton Rouge,” Leslie T. Grover, Southern University

“Transnationalizing Resistance: Social Networks and Campaign against Sexual Violence in Ukraine and Russia,” Nadia Shapkina, Kansas State University

“Navigating Unseen Obstacles: Examining Marginalized Bodies within Parkour,” Chrischelle Borhani, Kansas State University

Roundtable #10 Title: Collective Identities and Struggles

Presider & Discussant: Jeffrey A. Gardner, Sam Houston State University


“Constructing Mam Socio-political Ties through Cross-border Experiences,” Jeffrey A. Gardner, Sam Houston State University

“Cultural and Political Organizations: Fostering Integration into Multiple Communities,” Mabel Ho, University of British Columbia

“Trump, Warren, and the Cherokee Nation: Competing White Racial Projects and the Management of Indigeneity in the 21st Century,” Enid Logan, University of Minnesota

Roundtable #11 Title: Youth and Education

Presider: Ragini Saira Malhotra, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Discussant: Melissa F. Weiner, College of the Holy Cross


“‘American’ Boundaries and the Internationalization of Higher Education,” Jinna J. Kim, University of California, Irvine

“Gendered Childhoods and Families: Precarity in Delhi’s Informal Communities,” Ragini Saira Malhotra, University of Massachusetts Amherst

“Palestinian Erasure and Zionist Supremacy in Mainstream US Jewish Education Curriculum,” Melissa F. Weiner, College of the Holy Cross

Roundtable #12 Title: Social Movements across the Globe

Presider & Discussant: Mary K. Ryan, Virginia Tech


“Eve of Destruction: Contextualizing the Potential Influence of U.S. Anti-war Music,” Jeneve R. Brooks, Rita K. Detrick and Anna Lindzy, Troy University

“Racial Justice as a Global Quest: Black Liberation, Justice, and Human Rights,” Mary K. Ryan, Virginia Tech

“Sociopolitics and the Rise of Far-right Populism,” LaTae Johnson, Arcadia University

“The Global LGBT Workplace Equality Movement,” Apoorva Ghosh, University of California, Irvine