SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 136: The Construction of New Life Course Theory and Its Application to Current Social Problems
Room: Vanderbilt Suite

Sponsors: Social Problems Theory
Youth, Aging, and the Life Course

Organizer &

Presider: Alicia Smith-Tran, Texas Christian University

Papers:

“The Multiple Meanings of Age: Implications for Theory and Justice,” Sasha Shen Johfre, Stanford University

“Contingent Socialization and the Process of Engagement in School,” Jaymes Pyne, Stanford University

“The Social Support Structure among Children with Incarcerated Fathers in Emerging Adulthood and Those Without,” Angelique Nevarez Maes, Texas A&M University

“Career Plans and Job Search Strategies: International Students Navigating the Transition to Work,” Yingjian Liang, Indiana University

“Post-brexit Boomer Blaming and the Construction of Generational Conflict in Britain,” Jennie K. Bristow, Canterbury Christ Church University