SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Editorial Board Luncheon, 2018-19
Room: Connolly’s Pub & Restaurant


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Program Co-Chairs 2019-20 Meeting with the President, Administrative Officer, and IT Specialist (Closed Meeting)
Room: Plaza Suite


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 138: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Disability - Inclusion, Access, and Rights
Room: Grand Ballroom

Sponsor: Disability

Organizer: Scott Landes, Syracuse University

Roundtable #1 Title: Disability

Presider: Justine Egner, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Papers:

“Disabling Discipline: A Quantitative Analysis of Over-disciplining Students with Learning Disabilities,” Kimberly D. Tanner, The George Washington University

“Disability Rights in Displacement: Critical Appraisal of Policies, Practices, and Issues,” Alex Otieno, Arcadia University

“A Mental Health Crisis? Changes in Mental Health and Treatment, 1997-2017,” Amy L. Johnson, Stanford University

“Selected Sexual and Reproductive Health Challenges of Disabled in School Adolescents in South West Nigeria,” Macellina Yinyinade Ijadunola, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

“Who Supports Red Flag Laws? Public Opinion about Laws to Remove Guns from Compromised Owners,” Margaret S. Kelley, University of Kansas, Christopher G. Ellison and Pablo E. Gonzalez, University of Texas at San Antonio


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 139: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Family
Room: Grand Ballroom

Sponsor: Family

Organizer: Kristin J. Wilson, Cabrillo College

Roundtable #1 Title: Family

Presider: Stephen J. Pfohl, Boston College

Discussant: Kristin J. Wilson, Cabrillo College

Papers:

“How Does Media Imagery of Black Women Impact Black Men’s Decision to Intermarry?” Tia Dickerson, Howard University

“Social Class and the Stubbornness of Family Myths: How Nonbeliever and Pagan Parents Cope with Intrusions on Parenting by Proselytizing Christian Family Members in the U.S. Bible Belt,” Amy I. McClure, Rollins College

“The Role of Sibling Support in the Transmission of College Information,” Estefani Marin, University of California, Irvine


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 140: Global
Room: Hudson Suite

Sponsor: Program Committee

Organizer: E. Brooke Kelly, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Presider &

Discussant: Eileen Young, University of Delaware

Papers:

“National Autochthony and the Making of Postcolonial National-Natives,” Nandita Sharma, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

“An Overview of Aspects of Emergency Management in Seychelles,” Eileen Young, University of Delaware

“A Network Analysis of International Trade Following the 2008-2009 Global Economic Crisis,” Martin Jacinto, University of California, Irvine


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 141: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Surviving the Academy as a Marginalized Academic
Room: Promenade Suite

Sponsors: Conflict, Social Action, and Change
Educational Problems

Organizer: Anthony Jackson, Howard University

Facilitator: Shannell Thomas, Howard University

Papers:

“Decolonizing Pedagogical Practices: Service Learning in Hawaii,” Colleen Rost-Banik, University of Minnesota

“Differential Funding by Graduate Program Level,” Sarah E. Connelly, University of Oklahoma

“Presumed Unworthy: Why Service Work Doesn’t ‘Count’ for Women of Color in Academia,” Belisa Gonzalez, Ithaca College

“The Undergraduate Black Experience and Invisibility/Hypervisibility in Higher Education,” Frangy Pozo, Lehigh University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 142: Society and Political Praxis within Theories of Queerness
Room: State Suite

Sponsor: Sexual Behavior, Politics, and Communities

Organizer, Presider &

Discussant: J. Todd Ormsbee, San Jose State University

Papers:

“Grappling with Masculinity: Transmasculine Interventions in Masculinity Practices,” Sonny Nordmarken, University of Houston

“Lez Be Real: Are Some Queer People Re-considering Lesbian Identity?” Maura Ryan, Georgia State University

“Remaining Authentic and Desirable: Anti-blackness in LGBT Protest Cultures,” Sarah M. Steele, University of Illinois at Chicago

“Transgender Sex Workers: Politics of Respectability vs Politics of Queer Responsibility,” Diya Bose, University of California, Los Angeles


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 143: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Community-based Ethnographies
Room: Broadway Suite

Sponsors: Community Research and Development
Institutional Ethnography
Social Problems Theory

Organizer &

Facilitator: Colin Hastings, York University

Papers:

“‘Lock This Whore Up’: Information Converging to Circumscribe and Incapacitate Threats to Public Safety in the Canadian Context of HIV Criminalisation,” Alexander McClelland, Concordia University

“Ethnographies of Activism and Political Activist Ethnography: Tools for Community-based Research,” Devin Clancy, York University

“Gardening and Education for Social Ills,” Mitchell McLarnon-Silk, McGill University

“Institutional Ethnographies of and in Community-based Research,” Naomi Nichols, McGill University and Shivaani Selvaraj, Penn State University

“Institutional Ethnography as a Framework for Community-based Indigenous Research,” Annelies E. Cooper, York University

“Relationships and Power: Building an Ethical Framework for Research with and as the Homelessness ‘Community’,” Jayne Malenfant, McGill University

“The Hidden Power Structures of America’s Largest Trade Gateway,” Emily H.A. Yen, Trinity College

“Volunteer Work as Moral and Emotional Labour among Newcomer Mothers in Canada,” Camilla Nordberg, Åbo Akademi University, Finland


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 144: Public Perceptions of Trust and Inequality
Room: East End Suite

Sponsor: Poverty, Class, and Inequality

Organizer &

Presider: Michael A. Miner, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Papers:

“Elite Influence and Economic Attitudes in Christianity Today,” Eric L. Wright, Indiana University

“Framing and Discursive Opportunity Structures in the Debate over Coal-fired Power,” Anya M. Galli Robertson, University of Dayton

“Narrowing the Racial Trust Gap: How Discrimination Shapes Racial Differences in Trust,” Michael Evangelist, University of Michigan

“The Darker Side of Socioeconomic Inequality amongst African Americans: Does Skin Tone Impact African Americans’ Annual Income?” Rachel Engel, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 145: Collaboration and Community, Marginalised Methodology in Pursuit of Social Justice
Room: Fashion Suite

Sponsor: Teaching Social Problems

Organizer &

Presider: Penny Harvey, Georgia State University

Papers:

“How Can Educators Understand Educational and Schooling Problems through Black Mothering Perspectives? A Black Feminist Educational Study,” Janelle Brady, University of Toronto

“A Qualitative Case Study of Black Female Nonprofit Founders: Social Justice and Social Change in the Community,” Sara E. Terrana, Adelphi University

“In Search of Community,” Bretton T. Alvaré, Widener University

“Establishing Working Agreements with Landlords: Housing the Homeless,” Curtis Smith, Bentley University

“‘It’s Like Where Do I Belong?’: Latinx Undocumented Youth Activism, Identity, and Belonging in a Southern State,” Sophia Rodriguez, University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Felicia Arriaga, Appalachian State University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 146: Influences and Impacts of Race on Social Services Policy and Service Delivery
Room: Fifth Avenue Suite

Sponsors: Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Sociology and Social Welfare

Organizer, Presider &

Discussant: William Cabin, Temple University

Papers:

“Community Courts and Race: An Examination of Community Court Judges, Staff and Racial Dynamics,” Tyrell A. Connor, SUNY New Paltz

“Low-income Homeownership: How Do Outcomes Vary by Ethnicity?” Sadie Shattuck and Anna Maria Santiago, Michigan State University

“Negotiating Discourses: Organizational Framing and Identity Work in Social Services,” Bridget Cowan Longoria, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

“Touring Homelessness: Understanding Race and Ideology among Grassroots Homeless Service Organizations,” Matthew Jerome Schneider, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 147: Drug Use, Health, and Self-Medication
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsors: Drinking and Drugs
Society and Mental Health

Organizer &

Presider: Ellen Benoit, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

Papers:

“Pain Underground: Kratom, the Plea to Nature and Fear of Big Pharma,” Andrew Robert Burns, Louisiana State University

“‘I Don’t Look the Way Those People Look’: Women, Symbolic Boundaries and Diverted Prescription Opioids,” Yesenia Aponte-Melendez, The New School

“Women Coping with Stigma: Intimate Partner Violence and the ‘Misuse’ of Prescription Medications,” Jeralynn S. Cossman and Misty L. Harris, West Virginia University

“A Qualitative Analysis of Self-reported Experiences of Stimulant Effects from Opioid Use,” Jeffrey Turner and Aukje Lamonica, Southern Connecticut State University

“Perceptions of Hepatitis C Virus among People Who Inject Drugs,” Brandon Michael Muncan, Stony Brook University and Suzan Walters, New York University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 148: Dimensions of Health and Environmental Contexts
Room: Riverside Suite

Sponsors: Environment and Technology
Health, Health Policy, and Health Services

Organizer: Danielle Christine Rhubart, University of Dayton

Presider &

Discussant: Debora Paterniti, Sonoma State University

Description:  This session includes papers that utilize unique research methods or teaching techniques to examine relationships between context, environmental problems, and health.

Papers:

“What Role Does Gentrification Play on the Relationship between the Food Environment and Childhood Obesity in New York City? An Exploration of Social Factors on Individual Health Outcomes,” Brennan Rhodes-Bratton, Columbia University

“Taste and Waste: Elementary and Middle School Children’s Experiences with School Lunch,” Blake J.  Martin, North Carolina State University, Lillian MacNell, Campbell University, Sarah Bowen, North Carolina State University and Sinikka Elliott, University of British Columbia

“Defining Health Risks of Climate Change as a Social Problem,” Hyung Sam Park, University of Central Florida

“Role-playing Ibsen’s ‘Enemy of the People’ as a Teaching Tool for Environmental Sociology and Public Health,” Lillian MacNell, Campbell University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 149: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Social Responses to Police Brutality
Room: Sutton Suite

Sponsors: Crime and Juvenile Delinquency
Teaching Social Problems

Organizers: Meredith Brown, Northern Arizona University
Stephani Williams, Northern Arizona University

Presider: Meredith Brown, Northern Arizona University

Papers:

“Blue Lives Matter?: An Analysis of Blue Lives Matter News Comments,” Yuanyuan (Claudia) Liu, North Carolina State University

“From Broken Windows to Broken Doors: Policing the ‘Sanctuary City’ and the Anti-sanctuary Suburb in Greater NYC and Greater LA, 2002-2017,” Michael Alexander Gould-Wartofsky, New York University, Winner of the Law and Society Division’s Student Paper Competition

“Political Practices and Political Efficacy of Community-based Organizations in Police Governance,” C. Michael Awsumb, Southern Illinois University

“The History of Policing: Social Control vs Public Safety, and Public Opinion about the Use of Force,” Stephani Williams and Meredith Brown, Northern Arizona University and Alycia Wright,

“Attitudes, Activism, Police Violence: An Investigation of Attitudinal Trends in Support of Police Violence,” TaShanda Dennison and Amy M. Donley, University of Central Florida

“Blank Spots and Invisible Violence: Women of Color, Law Enforcement, and (Lack of) Visibility,” Michael Branch, Syracuse University

“Supporting Blind Justice: Black vs Blue Criminal Justice Social Movements,” R.C. Morris, Weber State University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 150: Aging Bodies for People who are Older and/or have Disability in Society
Room: Vanderbilt Suite

Sponsors: Sport, Leisure, and the Body
Youth, Aging, and the Life Course

Organizers: Carley Geiss, University of South Florida
Chris Wellin, Illinois State University

Presider &

Discussant: Carley Geiss, University of South Florida

Papers:

“‘We Just Fall Apart’: Physician-assisted Suicide, Disability, and the Language of Compulsory Able-bodiedness,” Rebecca M. Blackwell, University of South Florida

“Negotiating Transnational Caregiving Responsibility: The Experiences of Caregivers for Stay-behind Parents in Mainland China,” Ken Chih-Yan Sun, Hong Kong Baptist University

“Qualitative Development and Internal Validation of a Vignette on Socio-cultural Constructions of Sexuality and Help-seeking Behaviour among Older People in Southwestern Nigeria,” Ojo Melvin Agunbiade, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

“The Aging Body as a Terrain for Governing and Exercising Senior Citizenship,” Debbie Laliberte Rudman, Western University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 151: Changes in Workers' Rights
Room: York Suite

Sponsors: Labor Studies
Law and Society

Organizers: Melanie Borstad, California State University
Cassandra Engeman, Stockholm University

Presider: Cassandra Engeman, Stockholm University

Discussant: Melanie Borstad, California State University

Papers:

“Labor Protections in Low-Wage Paid Care Work: Assessing New Strategies in U.S. Cities,” Isaac Jabola-Carolus, The Graduate Center, CUNY

“Losing the Freedom to Organize Collectively: Tracing Stories of Labor Struggle through U.S. Department of Labor Forms between 2012-2018,” Lola Loustaunau, University of Oregon

“Passive Privatization: Evaluating Regulatory Response to the Uberization of the American City,” Andrew B. Wolf, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Winner of the Labor Studies Division’s Student Paper Competition

“Exploring the Role of Labor Market Intermediaries: Parallels between the Temporary Help and ‘Gig’ Industries,” Ashley Baber, Loyola University Chicago