Books by USC Sociology PhD Alumni
(alphabetical by author) (year of PhD)
Sex Matters: The Sexuality and Society Reader (Ed., with Mindy Stombler, Dawn Baunauch and Denise Donnelly). Allyn & Bacon. 2006.
Deviant Behavior. Worth Publishers, 2007.
Self-Employed Workers Organize: Law, Policy and Unions (with Judy Fudge, Eric Tucker and Leah F. Vosko) McGill-Queens University Press, 2005.
Body Panic: Gender, Health and the Selling of Fitness (with Faye Linda Wachs). New York University Press, 2008.
Built to Win: The Female Athlete as Cultural Icon (with Leslie Heywood). University of Minnesota Press, 2003.
God’s Gangs: Barrio Ministry, Masculinity and Gang Recovery. 2013.
The Fantasy Factory: An Insider’s View of the Phone Sex Industry. University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998.
Erotic Journeys: Mexican Immigrants and Their Sex Lives. University of California Press, 2005.
Family Secrets: Stories of Incest and Family Violence in Mexico. 2015.
One Marriage Under God: The Campaign to Promote Marriage in America.
New York University Press, 2012.
Becoming American, Remaining Ethnic: Armenian-Americans in Central California, LFB Scholary Publishing, 2008.
Applied Research in Child and Adolescent Development: A Practical Guide , Psychology Press, 2010.
Hollywood Faith: Holiness, Prosperity, and Ambition in a Los Angeles Church. Rutgers University Press. 2008.
A Mosaic of Believers: Diversity and Innovation in a Multiethnic Church. Indiana University Press. 2005.
Getting Played: African American Girls, Urban Inequality and Gendered Violence, New York University Press, 2008.
One of the Guys: Girls, Gangs and Gender. Oxford University Press, 2001.
Discipline and Indulgence: College Football, Media, and the American Way of Life during the Cold War. Rutgers University Press, 2013.
Black Space: Imagining Race in Science Fiction Film. University of Texas Press, 2008.
Issues of Gender, Race, and Class in the Norwegian Missionary Society in Nineteenth-Century Norway and Madagascar (Studies in the History of Missions). London: Edwin Mellen Press.
Handbook of Theories of Aging, Second Edition (Ed., with Merril Silverstein and Vern Bengtson). New York: Springer, 2008.
How Families Still Matter: A Longitudinal Study of Youth in Two Generations (with Tim Biblarz and Vern Bengtson). Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Temps: The Many Faces of the Changing Workplace. NY: Cornell/ILR Press, 2000.
Real Men or Real Teachers? Contradictions in the Lives of Men Elementary School Teachers. Men’s Studies Press, 2001.
Engaged Spirituality: Social Change and American Religion. Rutgers University Press, 2006.
Visual Research Methods: Image, Society, and Representation. (Ed.). Sage Publications, 2007.
Power, Profits, and Patriarchy: The Social Organization of Work at a British Metal Trades Firm, 1791-1922. Rowman & Littlefield, 2001.
Everyday Surveillance: Vigilance and Visibility in Postmodern Life, Rowman & Littlefield, 2000.
The Culture of Surveillance: Discipline and Social Control in the United States. St. Martin’s Press, 1996.
Castles of Our Conscience: Social Control and the American State, 1800-1985. Polity Press, 1990.
It’s Not the Media: The Truth About Pop Culture’s Influence on Children.Westview Press, 2003.
Kids These Days: Facts and Fictions About Today’s Youth. Rowman & Littlefield, 2006.
Childhood in American Society: A Reader. Allyn & Bacon, 2009.
Connecting Social Problems in Popular Culture. Westview Press, 2009.
Everyday Sociology Reader. W. W. Norton & Company, 2010.
Celebrity Culture and the American Dream: Stardom and Social Mobility. Routledge, 2011
Pop Culture Panics: How Moral Crusaders Create Meanings of Deviance and Delinquency, Routledge, 2015.
Body Panic: Gender, Health and the Selling of Fitness (with Shari L. Dworkin). New York University Press, 2008