Dissertations

Heather Evans
Frank Edwards
Tim Thomas
Angela Bruns
October 2016 photo
Julie Morris

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Tim Thomas Thomas, Timothy A. 2017. "Forced Out: Race, Market, and Neighborhood Dynamics of Evictions." PhD Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Kyle Crowder, Stewart Tolnay, Nathalie Williams Demography, Neighborhoods, Poverty, Quantitative Methods, Race and Ethnicity, Residential Mobility and Migration, Residential Segregation, Social Stratification/Inequality, Urban Community, Urban Studies
October 2016 photo Tomczuk, Sara Jean. 2017. "Environment of Tension, Moments of Conflict: A Comparative Study of Majority-Roma Interethnic Relations in the Czech Republic and Slovakia." PhD Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Steve Pfaff, Sarah Quinn, Stewart Tolnay Comparative Sociology, Conflict, Culture, East European, Political Sociology, Qualitative Methods, Race and Ethnicity, Social Movements
Ayse Toksoz Toksoz, Aysegul. 2017. "Regulation through Legal Ambiguity: Politics of Reproduction in Contemporary Turkey." PhD Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Katherine Beckett, Judith A. Howard, Resat Kasaba Feminism and Feminist Theory, Gender, Health Services, Law and Society, Political Sociology, Qualitative Methods, Social Movements, Women Studies
Kivan Polimis Polimis, Kivan. 2017. "Developing Computational Approaches to Investigate Health Inequalities." PhD Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Kyle Crowder, Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Emilio Zagheni Applied Sociology, Big Data, Computational Methods, Demography, Health, Health Disparities, Homelessness, Public Opinion, Race and Ethnicity
Frank Edwards Edwards, Frank. 2017. "Institutional Determinants of Child Protection Systems in the United States." PhD Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Alexes Harris, Jake Rosenfeld, Jerald R. Herting Children, Youth, and Families, Criminal Law and Punishment, Deviance and Social Control, Family, Institutions, Political Sociology, Poverty, Public Policy, Race and Ethnicity, Social Stratification/Inequality
Julie Morris Morris, Julia M. 2017. "Aging-as-Leveler for Mental Health?: Stressful Life Transitions and CES-D Trajectories in Late-Life." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Jerald R. Herting, Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Stewart Tolnay Applied Sociology, Health Disparities, Medical Sociology, Mental Health
Angela Bruns Bruns, Angela N. 2017. "Consequences of Partner Incarceration for Women’s Employment." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Julie Brines, Kyle Crowder Family, Gender, Incarceration, Social Stratification/Inequality, Work and Occupations
Kerry Macquarrie MacQuarrie, Kerry L.D. 2016. "Marriage Timing, Gender Context, and Early Family Formation." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Stewart Tolnay, Sara Curran, Aimée Dechter, Charles Hirschman Demography, Family, Fertility, Gender, Marriage/Unions, Population, Qualitative Methods, Quantitative Methods, South Asian, Southeast Asian
Heidi Thielmann Thielmann, Heidi Irene. 2016. "The Location of Registered Sex Offenders and Their Impact on Neighborhood Crime and Informal Social Control." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Robert Crutchfield, Jerald R. Herting, Ross L. Matsueda, Stewart Tolnay, Joseph Weis Criminology
Heather Evans Evans, Heather D. 2016. "Disability, Identity, and the Law: A Phenomenological Study of Living with Acquired, Invisible Impairment." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Katherine Beckett, Alexes Harris, Judith A. Howard Disability, Law and Society, Qualitative Methods, Social Justice
Foster, Thomas B. 2016. "Rooted or Stuck?  The Causes and Consequences of American Mobility Decline." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Kyle Crowder, Jerald R. Herting, Stewart Tolnay Community, Demography, Migration, Population, Quantitative Methods, Social Change, Social Demography, Social Stratification/Inequality, Urban Community
Underwood, Patrick. 2016. "Conflict and Stability in the Neoliberal Era: Explaining Urban Unrest in Latin America." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Steve Pfaff, Edgar Kiser, Scott Radnitz Collective Action, Comparative Historical Sociology, Latin America / Latin American, Political Sociology, Qualitative Methods, Quantitative Methods, Social Change, Social Movements
Pantazis, Athena. 2016. "Age-Specific Fertility Dynamics: Sub-Saharan African Fertility in a Global Context." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Sam Clark, Kyle Crowder, Tyler McCormick Africa, Demography, Fertility, Population
Shaw, Lynette. 2016. "The Meanings of New Money: Social Constructions of Value in the Rise of Digital Currencies." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Edgar Kiser, Sarah Quinn, Katherine Stovel, Ross L. Matsueda Big Data, Computational Methods, Culture, Economic Sociology, Finance and Credit, Institutions, Theory
Denice, Patrick Anthony. 2016. "The Long and Winding Road: Heterogeneity in the Form and Timing of Postsecondary Education." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Jerald R. Herting, Jake Rosenfeld, Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Stewart Tolnay Demography, Education, Institutions, Life Course, Public Policy, Quantitative Methods, Race and Ethnicity, Social Stratification/Inequality, Statistics
Laird, Jennifer. 2016.  "Unequally Employed: Labor Market Stratification After the Great Recession." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Stewart Tolnay, Jake Rosenfeld, Jerald R. Herting, Kyle Crowder Social Demography, Social Stratification/Inequality, Work and Occupations
Gabriel, Ryan. 2016. "The Residential Stratification of Mixed-Race Couples." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Kyle Crowder, Stewart Tolnay, Charles Hirschman Quantitative Methods, Race and Ethnicity, Residential Mobility and Migration, Residential Segregation
Liddle, Stephanie K. 2015. "Roach Motel: Research, Policy, and Structural Inequalities of the No Child Left Behind Act in California Public Schools." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Barbara Reskin, Lowell Hargens, Jerald R. Herting Education, Public Policy, Quantitative Methods, Social Stratification/Inequality
Ackert, Elizabeth S. 2015. "School Composition, Social Origins, and the Educational Outcomes of Mexican Origin Youth." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Charles Hirschman, Kyle Crowder, Stewart Tolnay Children, Youth, and Families, Demography, Education, Immigration, Population, Quantitative Methods, Race and Ethnicity, Social Demography, Social Stratification/Inequality
Fernandes, April. 2015. "How Far Up the River? Assessing the Consequences of Criminal Justice Contact." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Robert Crutchfield, Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Jerald R. Herting Criminal Law and Punishment, Criminology, Incarceration, Law and Society, Mental Health, Social Stratification/Inequality, Work and Occupations
Lind, Jonathan Adam. 2015. "Employment Relations in Transition: An Examination of Workers’ Self-Assessments of Job Quality, 1970-2006." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Lowell Hargens, Jake Rosenfeld, Jerald R. Herting Economic Sociology, Historical Sociology, Labor, Organizations, Quantitative Methods, Social Stratification/Inequality, Work and Occupations
Callahan, Richard D. 2015. "Growing Up in Taiwan: Counterfactual Models of Part-Time Work, Romantic Relationships, and Crime among Taiwanese Youth." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Ross L. Matsueda, William Lavely, Gary Hamilton Family, Juvenile Justice, South Asian
Kravitz-Writz, Nicole D. 2015. "Effects of Prolonged and Timing-Specific Exposure to Neighborhood Disadvantage during Childhood and Adolescence on Health and Health Inequalities in Early Adulthood." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Kyle Crowder, Hedwig (Hedy) Lee, Jerald R. Herting Health, Health Disparities, Life Course, Neighborhoods
Margherio, Cara. 2015. "Fatal Attraction: HIV/AIDS and Family Formation in Southern Africa." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington. Sam Clark, Stewart Tolnay, Sara Curran, Jerald R. Herting Africa, Demography, Family, Gender, Health, Health Disparities, Health Services, Indigenous Cultures/Peoples, International Studies, Public Health

Eichenlaub, Suzanne C. 2015. "Education and Health: Exploring Variation in the Gradient by Racial/Ethnic Groups in the United States." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Stewart Tolnay, Lowell Hargens, Jerald R. Herting Education, Health, Social Stratification/Inequality, Race and Ethnicity

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