SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Conflict, Social Action, and Change
Room: Grand Ballroom


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Crime and Juvenile Delinquency
Room: Grand Ballroom


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Educational Problems
Room: Grand Ballroom


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Environment and Technology
Room: Grand Ballroom


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Gender
Room: Grand Ballroom


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Labor Studies
Room: Grand Ballroom


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 050: New Work in Social Problems Theory
Room: Hudson Suite

Sponsor: Social Problems Theory

Organizer, Presider &

Discussant: Joshua Stout, University of Delaware

Papers:

“Clocks, Calendars, and Claims: Uses of Time in Social Problems Rhetoric,” Brian Monahan, Baldwin Wallace University and Joel Best, University of Delaware

“The Semiotics of Space: New Orleans and the Decision to Remove Confederate Statues,” Kira M. Pratt and Jared Del Rosso, University of Denver

“Socialization and the Social Construction of Identity Crisis,” Frank Furedi, The University of Kent, England

“The Part-time Professor: Applying Role Handicap Theory to Contingent Academics,” Keith R. Johnson, Independent Scholar


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 051: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The Social Implications of Power, Privilege, and Well-Being Across Generations
Room: Promenade Suite

Sponsor: Youth, Aging, and the Life Course

Organizer &

Presider: Phyllis Moen, University of Minnesota

Description:  This critical dialogue focuses on the importance of age and life stage as they intersect with other social forces in shaping both constraints and opportunities.

Papers:

“‘Affordable If Your Parents Are Paying for You’: First-generation College Students’ Strategies for Navigating the College Town Housing Market,” Sean Kearney, University of Iowa

“Transfer Students and Degree Attainment: Barriers to Bachelor’s Degree Completion,” Brigit Dyer, Wayne State University

“Ethnic Boundary Shifting of Asian Americans and Arab Americans: A Study in Immigrant Second-generation Adults during Family Formation,” Bonnie H. Ip, The Graduate Center, CUNY

“Doing Aging in Place: An Aperture to the Lived Experiences of Older San Franciscans,” Jarmin C. Yeh, University of California, San Francisco

“Elder Organizers: Experiences of Elders Using Action Research to Respond to Neighborhood Change,” Amie Thurber, Portland State University

“Gender Differences in Cognitive Decline in Korea: Age Changes and Cohort Differences,” Yujin Kim, Kangwon National University


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 052: Community-Led Revitalization versus Gentrification
Room: State Suite

Sponsor: Community Research and Development

Organizer &

Presider: Meghan Ashlin Rich, University of Scranton

Papers:

“The Visual Landscape of Super-gentrification: Mapping and Photo-documenting the Transformation of Brooklyn,” Judith R. Halasz, SUNY New Paltz and Elizabeth Levy, Japanese Community Youth Council

“New York City’s Tale of Two Waterfronts: Queensbridge Houses and the Specter of Gentrification,” Steven Lang, LaGuardia Community College, CUNY

“Design as a Solution to Exclusion: Case Studies from Detroit, USA,” Paul J. Draus, University of Michigan-Dearborn

“Reimagining Baltimore for Whom?: Community Coalitions, Gentrification, and Corporate-driven New Urbanist Redevelopment,” Meghan Ashlin Rich, University of Scranton and Nicole King, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

“Exploring the Social Struggles over Redevelopment in a Chicago Neighborhood,” Laura G. Pin, York University


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 053: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Sexualities on the Edge
Room: Broadway Suite

Sponsor: Sexual Behavior, Politics, and Communities

Organizer: Kathleen A. Asbury, Community College of Philadelphia

Facilitator: Jordan F. Miller, Georgia State University

Papers:

“Understanding Drag Artists,” Ezra J. Temko, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

“Masculinity as Boundary: Gender and Exclusion in the Gay Community,” Canton Winer, University of California, Irvine

“The Social Organization of Sexual Desire,” Joan B. Wolf, Texas A&M University

“What’s Gay About It?: Non-Heterosexual, Black Men’s Search for Authenticity in Urban, Gay Space,” Morgan R. Purrier, University of Michigan

“Women, Horses, and Being,” Kathleen A. Asbury, Community College of Philadelphia


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 054: FREE FILM SCREENING/PANEL:Voices of the Lumbee
Room: East End Suite

Sponsor: Program Committee

Organizer, Presider &

Discussant: Michele Fazio, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Description:  Voices of the Lumbee is a 70-minute feature-length documentary film that tells the story of Robeson County, North Carolina—one of the most economically depressed regions in the country and home of the Lumbee Tribe, the largest non-federally recognized American Indian tribe in the U.S. Raising awareness about the ongoing struggles of the Lumbee, the film examines historical factors that led to the present, portraying a unique story about Southern working-class life and cultural preservation.

Michele Fazio will lead a Q&A after the film's screening. To view the trailer, please go to https://voicesofthelumbee.wordpress.com/.


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 055: Emerging Drug Trends
Room: Fashion Suite

Sponsor: Drinking and Drugs

Organizer &

Presider: Luther C. Elliott, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

Papers:

“‘We Enable Them because We Give Them Free Narcan’: The Emotion Work of Compassion Fatigue among First Responders in the Opioid Epidemic,” Christian Vaccaro, Melissa Swauger, Ashley Niccolai, Alex Heckert and Shayna Morrison, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

“Climate Change and Disaster Planning for Opioid Treatment Programs,” Ellen Benoit, June Townes and Stephanie Campos, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

“Consumption of MDMA for Paid Work,” Stephanie Campos, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

“Ohio’s Opioid Crisis: Historical Context and Emerging Trends,” Tasha Perdue, University of Southern California, Raminta Daniulaityte and Robert Carlson, Wright State University

“Using Reflexive Ethnography to Understand Emerging Patterns of Crack Use in Mexico City: A Critique of the Latino Health Paradox,” Avelardo Valdez, Alice Cepeda and Charles Kaplan, University of Southern California


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 056: Race, Crimmigration and Policing II CANCELLED


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 057: Social Welfare and Family
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsors: Family
Sociology and Social Welfare

Organizer &

Presider: Kristin Wilson, Cabrillo College

Discussant: To Be Announced, TBD

Papers:

“Adaptation: Institutional Exchange and the Demise of an Organizational Field,” Jennifer W. Bouek, Brown University

“Predicting the Family’s Future: Trajectories and Social Welfare Issues,” Morena Tartari, Manuela Scioni and Mario Bolzan, University of Padova

“Setting the Stage for Family Reunification,” Elizabeth Harris and Miguel A. Becerra, National Council on Crime and Delinquency Children's Research Center


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 058: Immigrant Youth: The Social Facets of Being (Un)American
Room: Riverside Suite

Sponsor: Program Committee

Organizers: Yvonne M. Luna, Northern Arizona University
Jennifer Kara Wesely, University of North Florida

Presider: Yvonne M. Luna, Northern Arizona University

Papers:

“‘I Became a Mom Overnight’: How the Deportation of a Parent Affects Immigrant Young Adults’ Educational Experiences and Outcomes,” Carolina Valdivia, Harvard University

“California as the Promise Land: Local Context and Growing up Undocumented in North Carolina,” Alessandra Bazo Vienrich, University of Massachusetts Boston

“Contextualizing Assimilation: Assimilation, Discrimination, and Depression of Children of Immigrants,” Jienian Zhang, University of Wisconsin-Madison

“Interpreting Islam in the Workplace: The Internal and External Expectations Bourne by Muslim Women,” Awish Aslam, University of Western Ontario

“My Goals and Dreams Deserve the Right to be Heard: Applicants’ Expressions about the Value of DACA,” Yvonne M. Luna and T. Mark Montoya, Northern Arizona University


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 059: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Teaching Social Justice from a Global Perspective
Room: Sutton Suite

Sponsors: Global
Teaching Social Problems

Organizer: Penny Harvey, Georgia State University

Presider: Annie Hikido, Colby College

Papers:

“A Struggle by any Other Name: Towards a Pedagogy of Antiracist Solidarity,” Annie Hikido, Colby College, Winner of the Teaching Social Problems Division’s Student Paper Competition

“Examining Coloniality and Decoloniality through a Study Abroad At Home Experience,” Melanie E.L. Bush, Adelphi University

“Social Justice and the Relevancy of HBCUs in American Higher Education,” Cheryl Leggon and Willie Pearson, Jr., Georgia Institute of Technology

“Teaching to Empower,” Jacqueline Daugherty, Miami University, hara bastas, LaGuardia Community College, CUNY and Rachel Zlatkin, Northern Kentucky University

“The Pedagogical Implications of the Study of Olive Farming in Palestine,” Juman Simaan, Canterbury Christ Church University


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 060: Sexual Politics, Abortion, and Health
Room: Vanderbilt Suite

Sponsors: Health, Health Policy, and Health Services
Institutional Ethnography

Organizers: Jayne Malenfant, McGill University
Emily Allen Paine, Columbia University

Presider: Emily Allen Paine, Columbia University

Discussant: Alejandra M. Kaplan, University of Arkansas

Papers:

“Choice and Freedom: Comparing the Messaging of Abortion Funds and Crisis Pregnancy Centers,” Melanie Turner, Georgia State University

“Medicalization and Naturalization: Understanding Abortion as a Biosocial Achievement,” Derek P. Siegel, University of Massachusetts Amherst

“Roe v. Religion,” Toby Lauren Wagner Klein, Brandon L. Crawford and Kristen N. Jozkowski, University of Arkansas

“Roe v. Wade Knowledge and Beliefs among Latinx US Adults: Examining the Influence of Generation and Language,” Alejandra M. Kaplan, Brandon L. Crawford, Danny Valdez and Kristen N. Jozkowski, University of Arkansas


Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 061: Politics and Religious Contention: Some Progressive and Regressive Currents
Room: York Suite

Sponsor: Program Committee

Organizers: Jean-Pierre Reed, Southern Illinois University
Warren Goldstein, Center for Critical Research on Religion

Presider: Jean-Pierre Reed, Southern Illinois University

Papers:

“The Rationality of the Religious Right: Evangelicals in Trump’s America,” Warren Goldstein, Center for Critical Research on Religion

“The Political Apologetics of White Evangelicalism: The Long History of Christian Legitimation for Social Inequality.,” Gerardo Marti, Davidson College

“God, Conscience, and Human Rights: ‘Higher Powers’ and Resistance to Taxation,” Ruth Braunstein, University of Connecticut

“Religion and the Management of Intragroup Hierarchies in Progressive Activism,” Jack Delehanty, Clark University

“Affinities between Sandinismo and Religious Idioms in the Nicaraguan Revolution,” Jean-Pierre Reed, Southern Illinois University