SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Council of Division Chairpersons and Program Co-Chairs, 2019-20
Room: Plaza Suite


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 152: Disability, Development, and Globalization CANCELLED


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 153: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Innovation, Resistance and Reform in Criminal Justice
Room: Promenade Suite

Sponsor: Conflict, Social Action, and Change

Organizer &

Presider: Ebonie L. Cunningham Stringer, Penn State Berks

Papers:

“A Puzzling Resource: Examining the Presence of Sworn Law Enforcement Officers and Student Racial Composition,” Jeremy Kidd Prim, University of California, Davis

“Becoming Witness: Developing Expert Witnesses, Enhancing Interprofessional Relationships and Shifting Attitudes in an Unwelcoming Context,” Jennifer Scott, Louisiana State University

“Conditions Associated with Income Assistance Revocation among People Who Use Illicit Drugs,” Allison Laing and Lindsey Richardson, University of British Columbia

“Let Her Works Praise Her: Religious Women on the Front Lines of Criminal and Social Justice Reform,” Ebonie L. Cunningham Stringer, Penn State Berks

“Social Control Beyond Deviance: The Process of Valorization in Community Policing,” Mai Thai, Indiana University Bloomington, Winner of the Social Problems Theory’s Division Student Paper Competition

“The Black Woman’s Resistance Behind Bars,” Britany Gatewood, Howard University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 154: Issues of Identity and Inequality in Higher Education
Room: State Suite

Sponsors: Educational Problems
Family
Sexual Behavior, Politics, and Communities

Organizers: Maralee Mayberry, University of South Florida
Nancy J. Mezey, Monmouth University

Presider: Nancy J. Mezey, Monmouth University

Discussant: Hannah Liebreich, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

Papers:

“Academic Climate, Social Networks and Identity Management among Transgender and Gender Non-binary STEM Students,” Maralee Mayberry, University of South Florida

“Gendered Risk and Studying Abroad,” Nona Maria Gronert, University of Wisconsin-Madison

“The Best Party on Campus: How Young Conservatives Build Collective Identity,” Alexandra Maresca, University of California, Irvine

“Strange Bedfellows: Conservative Student Activism in the Alt-right Era,” Adam Burston and France Winddance Twine, University of California, Santa Barbara


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 155: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Community, Violence, and the Law
Room: Broadway Suite

Sponsors: Community Research and Development
Law and Society

Organizer &

Presider: Jessica Lucero, Utah State University

Papers:

“Boston Police Officer Perceptions and Expectations of Body Cameras,” Stephanie Lessing, University of Massachusetts Boston

“Captive While Waiting to be Free: Legal Violence and LGBTQ Asylum Experiences in the U.S.,” Cheryl Llewellyn, University of Massachusetts Lowell

“Mass Murder and Violence and the U.S. Social Structure,” Vince Montes, San Jose State University

“Online Anti-Trafficking Activism and Twitter: Investigating Survivor Led Advocacy in the Campaign against FOSTA-SESTA,” Emily Coombes, University of Nevada, Las Vegas


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 156: Poverty, Debt, and Inequality
Room: East End Suite

Sponsor: Poverty, Class, and Inequality

Organizer: Michael D. Sousa, University of Denver

Presider &

Discussant: Sara E. Terrana, Adelphi University

Papers:

“Discourses of Poverty: Variations in How Community-based Organizations Understand, Talk about, and Seek to Address Poverty,” Sara E. Terrana, Adelphi University

“Du Bois, Race, Gender, and Persistent Wealth Inequality: Black Sociology for the 21st Century,” Maretta McDonald, Louisiana State University

“The Homelessness Safety Net: Failing at Every Level,” Beth Frankel Merenstein, Central Connecticut State University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 157: Interactive Learning: Pedagogic Games for the Classroom
Room: Fashion Suite

Sponsor: Teaching Social Problems

Organizer, Presider &

Discussant: Penny Harvey, Georgia State University

Papers:

“Disrupting Racial Apathy and Colorblind Racism: Measuring how Race and Ethnicity Courses Change Racial Ideologies,” Alicia L. Brunson, Georgia Southern University

“Escape Rooms as Alternatives to End of Year Reviews,” Jared Del Rosso, University of Denver

“Using ‘The Game of Life’ as an End-of-Semester Assessment,” Jeanne Holcomb, University of Dayton


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 158: Racism, Nativism and Islamophobia
Room: Fifth Avenue Suite

Sponsor: Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Organizer &

Presider: Watoii Rabii, Oakland University

Papers:

“Assessing the Relationship between Minority-threat and Police-involved Killings Using Diffuse and Targeted Threat Effects,” Ruben Antonio Ortiz, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

“Deconstructing America’s Focus on Muslim-based Terrorism in Light of Growing Right-wing Violence: Understanding the ‘New Populism’,” Anas Askar, Howard University

“From the Extremes to the Mainstream: White Masculinity and Populism in the Trump Era,” Tiffany Taylor and Karen Martinez, Kent State University, Katrina Bloch, Kent State University at Stark and Katie Bullock, University of Akron

“Making America White (Again): MENA and the 2020 U.S. Census,” Bradley J. Zopf, Carthage College


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 159: Harm Reduction: Contexts, Populations, and Approaches
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsors: Drinking and Drugs
Sociology and Social Welfare

Organizer: Aukje Lamonica, Southern Connecticut State University

Presider: Honoria Guarino, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

Papers:

“Drug Use in Business Bathrooms: An Inquiry and Intervention for Business Managers and Staff,” Brett Wolfson-Stofko, Alex S. Bennett and Luther C. Elliott, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

“From Harm Reinforcement to Harm Reduction,” Wendy L. Chapkis, University of Southern Maine

“Limited HCV Injection-risk Knowledge, Risky Injection Practices and HCV RNA +: The Case for Revamping HCV Prevention at Syringe Exchange Programs,” Pedro Mateu-Gelabert, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc. and Yesenia Aponte-Melendez, The New School

“On Track: An Innovative mHealth Intervention to Prevent Transition to Injection among Young Adults Who Use Opioids,” Honoria Guarino, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 160: Environmental Justice and Life Changes
Room: Riverside Suite

Sponsors: Environment and Technology
Society and Mental Health

Organizer, Presider &

Discussant: Giovani Burgos, Adelphi University

Papers:

“‘There Was Nothing Alive There’: The Role of Emotion in Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Participation,” Jaime J. McCauley, Coastal Carolina University

“Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Childhood Mental Health: Inequalities of Neighborhood Built Environment?” Yuying Shen, Norfolk State University

“Residential Racial Segregation and Neighborhood Air Quality: A Multilevel Test of the Racialized Place Inequality Framework,” Giovani Burgos, Adelphi University and Alex F. Trillo, Saint Peter's University

“The Tiny House Movement and Social Transformation: The Importance of Thinking (and Building) Tiny,” Tracey D. Harris, Cape Breton University


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 161: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Illuminating the Social and Invisible Consequences of Mass Incarceration
Room: Sutton Suite

Sponsor: Crime and Juvenile Delinquency

Organizer &

Presider: Annie Freitas, Tulane University

Papers:

“Homelessness and Re-entry: A Case Study of Systems Coordination and Collaboration to Address Housing Instability for Justice-involved Individuals,” Eric Grommon and Kelsie Stringham-Marquis, Indiana University

“Pathways through ‘Dirty Work’: Prison Officers and Meaning Making,” Meredith Brown, Northern Arizona University

“Pretrial Detention and Employment: Local Carceral Inequality,” Christopher Thomas, The Graduate Center, CUNY, Honorable Mention in the Crime and Juvenile Delinquency Division’s Student Paper Competition

“The Effects of Prison Moves and Policies on Well-being,” Margo Campbell, Widener University and Barb Toews, University of Washington Tacoma

“The Influence of Place in Mass Incarceration and Prisoner Reentry,” Andrea M. Leverentz, University of Massachusetts Boston

“The Limits of Expectations and the Normalization of Collateral Consequences: Experience of Electronic Home Monitoring,” Gabriela Kirk, Northwestern University, Winner of the Crime and Juvenile Delinquency Division’s Student Paper Competition


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 162: Conversations in Corporeality: Bodies and Body Modification
Room: Vanderbilt Suite

Sponsors: Social Problems Theory
Sport, Leisure, and the Body

Organizer &

Presider: David C. Lane, Illinois State University

Papers:

“‘I’m Supposed to be Thick’: Expectations of Black Women’s Bodies and the Racialization of Weight,” Elizabeth Hughes, Penn State Abington

“The Potential That Yoga Holds as a Means to Reclaiming Bodily Empowerment for Women with Anorexia,” Heather Catherine Pizzanello, Salve Regina University

“Marks of Transition: Identity Management and Past Trauma,” David C. Lane, Illinois State University

“Agentic Properties of the Abject Body: Disembodied Parts and Depersonified Bodies,” Elroi J. Windsor, University of West Georgia


Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 163: Illuminating Power Effects in Labor Relations
Room: York Suite

Sponsor: Labor Studies

Organizers: Kyla Walters, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Eli R. Wilson, University of New Mexico

Presider &

Discussant: Eli R. Wilson, University of New Mexico

Papers:

“The Passion Paradigm: The Ideology of Work Passion amongst Young Professionals in the New Economy,” Lindsay J. DePalma, University of California, San Diego

“Rethinking Workplace Resistance and Power: An Intersectional Approach,” Anthony Huaqui, University of Massachusetts Amherst

“Geometries of Power: How Emotions Structure Power Relations between Independent Service Providers and Customers,” Timothy Adkins, University of Illinois at Chicago

“A Lesson Plan for Labor? How the Teacher Strikes Could Revive the Union Movement,” John O'Connor and Andrew Ianni, Central Connecticut State University