The UNL Digital Commons notes with regret the passing of J. Allen Williams (1936-2019), distinguished scholar and teacher in the Sociology Department, beginning in 1970. His published works included studies of civil rights protests, tolerance, nonconformity, environmental sociology, and children's books. In 1979 he received the university’s Distinguished Teaching Award. Along with his teaching and research at Nebraska, Williams was a member of Centennial College, a fellow of the Center for Great Plains Studies, an advisory editor for Great Plains Research, and a member of the Faculty Senate.

Follow


2019

PDF

“Money Helps”: People who inject drugs and their perceptions of financial compensation and its ethical implications, Roberto Abadie, Brandon Brown, and Celia B. Fisher

PDF

Bat Meets Girl: Adapting the Dark Knight’s Love Life to the Big Screen, Brandon Bosch

PDF

Treating Participation as an Assignment, Brandon Bosch

PDF

Racial/Ethnic and Nativity Differences in Cognitive Life Expectancies Among Older Adults in the United States, Marc A. Garcia, Brian Downer, Chi-Tsun Chiu, Joseph L. Saenz, Sunshine Rote, and Rebeca Wong

PDF

Demography of Aging, Marc A. Garcia, Catherine García, and Kyriakos Markides

PDF

Disability and the Immigrant Health Paradox: Gender and Timing of Migration, Marc A. Garcia, Adriana M. Reyes, and Sunshine Rote

PDF

Change in Motherhood Status and Fertility Problem Identification: Implications for Changes in Life Satisfaction, Arthur L. Greil, Julia McQuillan, Andrea R. Burch, Michele H. Lowry, Stacy Tiemeyer, and Kathleen S. Slauson-Blevins

PDF

Give Us a Twirl: Male Baton Twirlers’ Embodied Resistance in a Feminized Terrain, Trenton M. Haltom

PDF

Mixed Methods in Body and Embodiment Research, Samantha Kwan and Trenton M. Haltom

PDF

Gender, Millennials, and leisure constraints: Exploring golf’s participation decline, Lee Phillip McGinnis, James W. Gentry, and Trenton M. Haltom

PDF

Network Effects in Blau Space: Imputing Social Context from Survey Data, Miller McPherson and Jeffrey A. Smith

PDF

Physical Performance Trajectories and Mortality Among Older Mexican Americans, Miriam Mutambudzi, Nai-Wei Chen, Bret Howrey, Marc A. Garcia, and Kyriakos S. Markides

PDF

Gender and Age of Migration Differences in Mortality among Older Mexican Americans, Adriana M. Reyes and Marc A. Garcia

PDF

A Social Space Approach to Testing Complex Hypotheses: The Case of Hispanic Marriage Patterns in the United States, Jeffrey A. Smith

PDF

Effects of Stem and Response Order on Response Patterns in Satisfaction Ratings, Jolene D. Smyth, Glenn D. Israel, Milton G. Newberry III, and Richard G. Hull

PDF

Drawing on LGB Identity to Encourage Participation and Disclosure of Sexual Orientation in Surveys, Mathew Stange, Jolene D. Smyth, and Kristen M. Olson

PDF

Short Message Service Surveying With Homeless Youth: Findings From a 30-Day Study of Sleeping Arrangements and Well-Being, Kimberly A. Tyler, Kristen Olson, and Colleen M. Ray

2018

PDF

“It Ruined My Life”: The effects of the War on Drugs on people who inject drugs (PWID) in rural Puerto Rico, Roberto Abadie, C. Gelpi-Acosta, C. Davila, A. Rivera, Melissa Welch-Lazoritz, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Establishing trust in HIV/HCV research among people who inject drugs (PWID): Insights from empirical research, Roberto Abadie, Shira Goldenberg, Melissa Welch-Lazoritz, and Celia B. Fisher

PDF

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and a ‘‘Death With Dignity’’, Jennifer A. Andersen

PDF

Does insulin therapy matter? Determinants of diabetes care outcomes, Jennifer A. Andersen and Larry Gibbs

PDF

Self-Rated Health Trajectories among Married Americans: Do Disparities Persist over 20 Years?, Terceira A. Berdahl and Julia McQuillan

PDF

Bad Boys and Final Girls: Fleshing Out Gender in Slasher and Horror Media, Brandon Bosch

PDF

Book review: Becoming Un-Orthodox: Stories of Ex-Hasidic Jews, by Lynn Davidman., Kelsy Burke

PDF

Why the Christian right opposes porngraphy but still supports Trump, Kelsy Burke

PDF

Do Listeners Perceive Interviewers’ Attributes from their Voices and Do Perceptions Differ by Question Type?, Nuttirudee Charoenruk and Kristen Olson

PDF

Lower Risk of 10-Year Incident Cognitive Impairment for Mexican Americans Aged 75 and Older in 2004-05 Compared to 1993-94, Brian Downer, Marc A. Garcia, Mukaila Raji, and Kyriakos S. Markides

PDF

The Role of Education in the Relationship Between Age of Migration to the United States and Risk of Cognitive Impairment Among Older Mexican Americans, Brian Downer, Marc A. Garcia, Joseph Saenz, Kyriakos S. Markides, and Rebeca Wong

PDF

Sociocultural variability in the Latino population: Age patterns and differences in morbidity among older US adults, Catherine Garcia, Marc A. Garcia, and Jennifer A. Alishire

PDF

Life Expectancies With Depression by Age of Migration and Gender Among Older Mexican Americans, Catherine García, Marc A. Garcia, Chi-Tsun Chiu, Fernando I. Rivera, and Mukaila Raji

PDF

A Comprehensive Analysis of Morbidity Life Expectancies Among Older Hispanic Subgroups in the United States: Variation by Nativity and Country of Origin, Marc A. Garcia, Catherine Garcia, Chi-Tsun Chiu, Mukaila Raji, and Kyriakos S. Markides

PDF

Erratum: A Comprehensive Analysis of Morbidity Life Expectancies Among Older Hispanic Subgroups in the United States: Variation by Nativity and Country of Origin (Table 3 & Figure 2), Marc A. Garcia, Catherine Garcia, Chi-Tsun Chiu, Mukaila Raji, and Kyriakos S. Markides

PDF

Prevalence and Trends in Morbidity and Disability Among Older Mexican Americans in the Southwestern United States, 1993–2013, Marc A. Garcia and Adriana M. Reyes

PDF

Age of Migration and the Incidence of Cognitive Impairment: A Cohort Study of Elder Mexican-Americans, Marc A. Garcia, Adriana M. Reyes, Brian Downer, Joseph L. Saenz, Rafael A. Samper-Ternent, and Mukaila Raji

PDF

The role of education in the association between race/ethnicity/nativity, cognitive impairment, and dementia among older adults in the United States, Marc A. Garcia, Joseph Saenz, Brian Downer, and Rebeca Wong

PDF

Perceived Discrimination and Adolescent Sleep in a Community Sample, Bridget J. Goosby, Jacob Cheadle, Whitney Strong-Bak, Taylor C. Roth, and Timothy D. Nelson

PDF

Intensive Referral to Mutual-Help Groups: A Field Trial of Adaptations for Rural Veterans, Kathleen M. Grant, Lance Brendan Young, Kimberly A. Tyler, Jamie L. Simpson, R. Dario Pulido, and Christine Timko

PDF

Relationship Satisfaction Among Infertile Couples: Implications of Gender and Self-Identification, Arthur L. Greil, Kathleen S. Slauson-Blevins, Julia McQuillan, Michele H. Lowry, Andrea R. Burch, and Karina M. Shreffler

PDF

Injection Partners, HCV, and HIV Status among Rural Persons Who Inject Drugs in Puerto Rico, Patrick Habecker, Roberto Abadie, Melissa L. Welch-Lazoritz, Juan Carlos Reyes, Bilal Khan, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Choose the Method for Aggregating Religious Identities that Is Most Appropriate for Your Research, Conrad Hackett, Philip Schwadel, Gregory A. Smith, Elizabeth Podrebarac Sciupac, and Claire Gecewicz

PDF

Book Review: Savin-Williams, Ritch C. 2017. Mostly Straight: Sexual Fluidity among Men, Trenton M. Haltom

PDF

Latent Risk Subtypes Based on Injection and Sexual Behavior Among People Who Inject Drugs in Rural Puerto Rico, Dane Hautala, Roberto Abadie, Courtney Thrash, Juan Carlos Reyes, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Shoes @ the Krasl: Photographs, Michael R. Hill

PDF

Why Sociology Needs Science Fiction, Daniel Hirschman, Philip Schwadel, Rick Searle, Erica Deadman, and Ijlal Naqvi

PDF

Are Biological Science Knowledge, Interests, and Science Identity Framed by Religious and Political Perspectives in the United States?, Joseph C. Jochman, Alexis Swendener, Julia McQuillan, and Luke Novack

PDF

Fertility and Infertility: Toward an Integrative Research Agenda, Katherine M. Johnson, Arthur L. Greil, Karina M. Shreffler, and Julia McQuillan

PDF

Nebraskans who support and oppose 'religious freedom' laws actually share many of the same values, Emily Kazyak and Kelsy Burke

PDF

Logics of Freedom: Debating Religious Freedom Laws and Gay and Lesbian Rights, Emily Kazyak, Kelsy Burke, and Mathew Stange

PDF

Backlash or a Positive Response? Public Opinion of LGB Issues after Obergefell v. Hodges., Emily Kazyak and Mathew Stange

PDF

Law and Family Formation Among LGBQ-Parent Families, Emily Kazyak, Brandi Woodell, Kristin S. Scherrer, and Emma Finken

PDF

An Evaluation of the 2016 Election Polls in the United States, Courtney Kennedy, Mark Blumenthal, Scott Clement, Joshua D. Clinton, Claire Durand, Charles Franklin, Kyley McGeeney, Lee Miringoff, Kristen M. Olson, Douglas Rivers, Lydia Saad, G. Evans Witt, and Christopher Wlezien

PDF

Combination interventions for Hepatitis C and Cirrhosis reduction among people who inject drugs: An agent-based, networked population simulation experiment, Bilal Khan, Ian Duncan, Mohamad Saad, Daniel Schaefer, Ashly Jordan, Daniel Smith, Alan Neaigus, Don Des Jarlais, Holly Hagan, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

One-step estimation of networked population size: Respondent-driven capture-recapture with anonymity, Bilal Khan, Hsuan-Wei Lee, Ian Fellows, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Tick–tock goes the croc: a high-density EEG study of risk-reactivity and binge-drinking, John E. Kiat and Jacob E. Cheadle

PDF

Memory Gaps in the American Time Use Survey. Investigating the Role of Retrieval Cues and Respondents’ Level of Effort, Antje Kirchner, Ana Lucía Córdova-Cazar, Robert F. Belli, and Robert F. Belli

PDF

Framing and Cultivating the Story of Crime: The Effects of Media Use, Victimization, and Social Networks on Attitudes About Crime, Lisa Kort-Butler and Patrick Habecker

PDF

Public support for the death penalty in a red state: The distrustful, the angry, and the unsure, Lisa Kort-Butler and Colleen M. Ray

PDF

Examining the Effects of a Service-Trained Facility Dog on Stress in Children Undergoing Forensic Interview for Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse, Cheryl A. Krause-Parello, Michele Thames, Colleen M. Ray, and John Kolassa

PDF

“Just because a doctor says something, doesn’t mean that [it] will happen”: Self-perception as having a Fertility Problem among Infertility Patients, Ophra Leyser-Whalen, Arthur L. Greil, Julia McQuillan, and Katherine M. Johnson

PDF

A Comparison of Full and Quasi Filters for Autobiographical Questions, Kristen M. Olson, Megumi Watanabe, and Jolene Smyth

PDF

Item Location, the Interviewer–Respondent Interaction, and Responses to Battery Questions in Telephone Surveys, Kristen Olson, Jolene Smyth, and Beth Cochran

PDF

The Effects of Respondent and Question Characteristics on Respondent Answering Behaviors in Telephone Interviews, Kristen Olson, Jolene Smyth, and Amanda Ganshert

PDF

Building Bigness: Reputation, Prominence, and Social Capital in Rural South India, Eleanor A. Power and Elspeth Ready

PDF

Stability and change in personal fertility ideals among US women in heterosexual relationships, Colleen M. Ray, Sela R. Harcey, Arthur L. Greil, Stacy Tiemeyer, and Julia McQuillan

PDF

Risk Factors for Forced, Incapacitated, and Coercive Sexual Victimization among Sexual Minority and Heterosexual Male and Female College Students, Colleen M. Ray, Kimberly A. Tyler, and Leslie Gordon Simons

PDF

Risk Factors for Forced, Incapacitated, and Coercive Sexual Victimization Among Sexual Minority and Heterosexual Male and Female College Students, Colleen M. Ray, Kimberly Tyler, and Leslie Gordon Simons

PDF

Sharing-based social capital associated with harvest production and wealth in the Canadian Arctic, Elspeth Ready

PDF

The Influence of Multimorbidity on Leading Causes of Death in Older Adults With Cognitive Impairment, Nicholas K. Schiltz, David F. Warner, Jiayang Sun, Kathleen A. Smyth, Stefan Gravenstein, Kurt C. Stange, and Siran M. Koroukian

PDF

The Complexity of Family Reactions to Identity among Homeless and College Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Young Adults, Rachel M. Schmitz and Kimberly A. Tyler

PDF

Cross-national variation in the social origins and religious consequences of religious non-affiliation, Philip Schwadel

PDF

The Political Implications of Religious Non-Affiliation in Emerging Adulthood, Philip Schwadel

PDF

Using Ego Network Data to Inform Agent-based Models of Diffusion, Jeffrey A. Smith and Jessica Burow

PDF

The Effects of Mismatches Between Survey Question Stems and Response Options on Data Quality and Responses, Jolene Smyth and Kristen Olson

PDF

Comparing survey ranking question formats in mail surveys, Jolene Smyth, Kristen Olson, and Allison Burke

PDF

Women’s Work? The Relationship between Farmwork and Gender Self-Perception, Jolene Smyth, Alexis Swendener, and Emily Kazyak

PDF

Rural and urban injection drug use in Puerto Rico: Network implications for human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis C virus infection, Courtney Thrash, Melissa L. Welch-Lazoritz, Gertrude R. Gauthier, Bilal Khan, Roberto Abadie, Kirk Dombrowski, Sandra Miranda De Leon, and Yadira Rolon Colon

PDF

Why Do Cell Phone Interviews Last Longer? A Behavior Coding Perspective, Jerry Timbrook, Kristen Olson, and Jolene Smyth

PDF

Poor Parenting, Attachment Style, and Dating Violence Perpetration among College Students, Brian Ermon Tussey, Kimberly A. Tyler, and Leslie Gordon Simons

PDF

Examining the Feasibility of Ecological Momentary Assessment Using Short Message Service Surveying with Homeless Youth: Lessons Learned, Kimberly A. Tyler and Kristen Olson

PDF

Understanding the Link between Victimization and Alcohol Use among Homeless Youth Using Ecological Momentary Assessment, Kimberly A. Tyler, Kristen M. Olson, and Colleen M. Ray

PDF

Bullying at School and on the Street: Risk Factors and Outcomes Among Homeless Youth, Kimberly A. Tyler and Rachel Schmitz

PDF

Child abuse, mental health and sleeping arrangements among homeless youth: Links to physical and sexual street victimization, Kimberly A. Tyler and Rachel Schmitz

PDF

Role of Social Environmental Protective Factors on Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms among Midwestern Homeless Youth, Kimberly A. Tyler, Rachel M. Schmitz, and Colleen M. Ray

PDF

The Role of Protective Behavioral Strategies, Social Environment, and Housing Type on Heavy Drinking among College Students, Kimberly A. Tyler, Rachel M. Schmitz, Colleen M. Ray, Scott A. Adams, and Leslie Gordon Simons

Link

Child abuse, mental health and sleeping arrangements among homeless youth: Links to physical and sexual street victimization, Kimberly Tyler and Rachel M. Schmitz

PDF

An Analysis of Interviewer Travel and Field Outcomes in Two Field Surveys, James Wagner and Kristen Olson

PDF

A Demands and Resources Approach to Understanding Faculty Turnover Intentions Due to Work–Family Balance, Megumi Watanabe and Christina Falci

PDF

Effects of a Government-Academic Partnership: Has the NSF-Census Bureau Research Network Helped Improve the U.S. Statistical System?, Daniel H. Weinberg,; John M. Abowd; Robert F. Belli; Noel Cressie; David C. Folch; S. H. Holan; Margaret C. Levenstein; Kristen Olson; Jerome P. Reiter; Matthew D. Shapiro; Jolene Smyth; Leen-Kiat Soh; Bruce D. Spencer; Seth E. Spielman; Lars Vilhuber; and Christopher K. Wikle

PDF

Discovery Orientation, Cognitive Schemas, and Disparities in Science Identity in Early Adolescence, Patricia Wonch Hill, Julia McQuillan, Amy Spiegel, and Judy Diamond

2017

PDF

THE ROLE OF THE BROKER IN MIXED-METHODS COLLABORATION: A CASE STUDY OF SOCIAL NETWORKS AND RISK PRACTICES AMONG PEOPLE WHO INJECT DRUGS IN THE RURAL UNITED STATES, Roberto Abadie

PDF

To Enroll or Not to Enroll? A Researcher Struggles with the Decision to Involve Study Participants in a Clinical Trial That Could Save Their Lives, Roberto Abadie

PDF

Social determinants of HIV/HCV co-infection: A case study from people who inject drugs in rural Puerto Rico, Roberto Abadie, Melissa L. Welch-Lazoritz, Bilal Khan, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Public health framing and attribution: Analysis of the first lady’s remarks and news coverage on childhood obesity, Jennifer A. Andersen, Lindsey E. Wylie, and Eve M. Brank

PDF

Literature Review Group Exercise for Undergraduates, Brandon Bosch

PDF

Contextualizing the Relationship between Culture and Puerto Rican Health: Towards a Place-Based Framework of Minority Health Disparities, Giovani Burgos, Fernando I. Rivera, and Marc A. Garcia

PDF

Christian sex advice websites offer a peek into evangelical politics, Kelsy Burke

PDF

Using Network Sampling and Recruitment Data to Understand Social Structures Related to Community Health in a Population of People Who Inject Drugs in Rural Puerto Rico, Mayra Coronado-García, Courtney R. Thrash, Melissa L. Welch-Lazoritz, G. Robin Gauthier, Juan Carlos Reyes, Bilal Khan, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Hepatitis C serosorting among people who inject drugs in rural Puerto Rico, Ian Duncan, Ric Curtis, Juan Carlos Reyes, Roberto Abadie, Bilal Khan, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Needle acquisition patterns, network risk and social capital among rural PWID in Puerto Rico, Ian Duncan, Patrick Habecker, Roberto Abadie, Ric Curtis, Bilal Khan, and Kirk Dombrowski

PDF

Aging and Disability Among Hispanics in the United States: Current Knowledge and Future Directions, Marc A. Garcia, Brian Downer, Michael Crowe, and Kyriakos S. Markides