Where does faculty research take us?

By combining theory and practice with critique and imagination, our interdisciplinary research brings various fields into conversation with one another to better understand gender and power.

Books

Bennett, J. M. (2012). Aquinas on the Web? Doing Theology in an Internet Age. London: T&T Clark.

Boyer, M. A., Hudson, N. F., Butler, M. J. (2012). Global Politics: Engaging a Complex World (1st ed.). New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

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Book Chapters

Davis-Berman, J. L., Berman, D. S. (2012). "Should Principles of Challenge-by-Choice be Integral to all Adventure Program Experiences?" In Martin, B., Wagstaff, M. (Ed.), Controversial Issues in Adventure Programming (pp. 17-23). Champaign, Ill: Human Kinetics.

Duggan, A. P., Robinson, J. D., Thompson, T. L. (2012). "Interability Communication." In Giles, H. (Ed.), Handbook of Intergroup Communication (pp. 250-263). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Robinson, J. D., Thompson, T. L. (2012). "Recent trends in research on health portrayals in the media." In Mazzarella, S. (Ed.), Handbook of Medical Content (vol. 3, pp. 463-483). Oxford: Blackwell.

Robinson, J. D., Thompson, T., Turner, J., Agne, R., Tian, Y. (2013). "Recent trends in research on health portrayals in the media." In Valdiva, A. N., Manzzarella, S. R. (Ed.), The international encyclopedia of media studies. Vol. 3: Content and representation (vol. 3, pp. 463-483). Oxford, UK: Blackwell.

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Book Reviews

Bennett, J. M. (2012). "Vatican II: Renewal within Tradition," edited by Matthew Lamb and Matthew Levering (1st ed., vol. 21, pp. 110-113). New York, New York: Pro Ecclesia.

Fleischmann, E. L. "Colonialism and Christianity in Mandate Palestine" (vol. 117, pp. 1700-1701). American Historical Association: American Historical Review.

Fleischmann, E. L. (2012). "From Mission to Modernity: Evangelicals, Reformers, and Education in Nineteenth-Century Egypt." (1st ed., vol. 20, pp. 193-198). Washington, DC: Arab Studies Journal.

Merithew, C. A. (2012). In Joseph Sciorra (Ed.), "Italian Immigrant Radical Culture" (2nd ed., vol. 2, pp. 120-121). New York City: Italian American Review.

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Exhibitions

Huacuja, J. L. (Exhibitor). “MEME: Culture in Transmission.” Herndon Gallery, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH. (November 30, 2012 - February 15, 2013).

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Grants

Fischer, M. R. “NEH Individual Fellowship.” Sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities, $50,000. (August 2011 - June 1, 2012).

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Invited Lectures & Addresses

Bennett, J. M. “Choosing God? Thoughts on Religion, Freedom and The Meaning of Life.” University of Loyola, Maryland, Baltimore, MD. (December 4, 2012).

Bennett, J. M. “Marriage, Singleness and the Beatitudes,” North Park Seminary, Chicago, IL. (September 27, 2012).

Bennett, J. M. “Adoption: Reprise.” University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK. (May 28, 2012).

Bennett, J. M. “Internet Pornography and the Human Person.” Center for Scriptural Exegesis, Philosophy and Doctrine, Dayton, OH. (April 11, 2012).

DesAutels, P. J. “On Making the Profession Better for Women.” Eastern Meeting of the American Philosophical Association (APA), American Philosophical Association, Atlanta, Georgia. (December 29, 2012).

DesAutels, P. J. “Neuroethics: More Questions than Answers.” Public Talk, Center for Professional and Applied Ethics, UNC Charlotte, Center for Professional and Applied Ethics, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC. (October 4, 2012).

DesAutels, P. J. “Advancing Women and Minorities in Academia: Beyond Bias and Barriers.” Workshop for Faculty and Graduate Students, UNC Charlotte, Center for Professional and Applied Ethics, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC. (October 4, 2012).

DesAutels, P. J. “Recruiting and Advancing STEM Faculty at Wright State University.” Faculty Meeting, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Wright State University, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio. (May 11, 2012).

Fischer, M. R. “Rereading Dewey’s Political Philosophy through Addams’s Political Compromises.” Summer Institute in American Philosophy, Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon. (July 17, 2012).

Fischer, M. R. “Jane Addams’s Pragmatist Reconstruction of Politics.” Central European Pragmatist Forum, Central European Pragmatist Forum, Turda, Romania. (June 5, 2012).

Fischer, M. R. “Why Didn’t She Bolt? Addams’s Compromises with the Progressive Party.” Webster University, Webster University Philosophy Department, St. Louis. (March 2, 2012).

Holcomb, J. “Food for Thought: Breastfeeding and Food Justice.” International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. (October 14, 2012).

Picca, L. H. “Diversity Training.” Columbus Police Academy, Columbus, OH. (November 6, 2012).

Picca, L. H. “What is Diversity and How Does it Relate to the Marianists?.” Marianist Educational Associates Retreat. (May 7, 2012).

Slade, R. A. “Sam Mendes’s Recuperation of Masculinity.” China Jilian University. (June 15, 2012).

Slade, R. A. “The Passion for Vampires.” Shanghai Normal University, English Department, Shanghai, China. (June 13, 2012).

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Journal Articles

Bennett, J. M. (2012). "Stanley Hauerwas’s Influence on Catholic Moral Theology." Journal of Moral Theology, 1(1), 148-169.

Carter, S. K., Picca, L. H., Murray, B. N. (2012). "Racialization in Public and Private: Memories of First Racial Experiences."Race and Social Problems, 4(3/4), 133-43.

Cassiman, S. A., Abney-Korn, K., Fleetham, D. (2013). "While we were sleeping: From dystopia to global awakening."Perspectives on Global Development and Technology, Spring(12: 1-2), 80-97.

Dasgupta, S. (2012). "Rethinking Participation: Water, Development and Democracy in Neo-Liberal Bangalore." Journal of South Asian Studies.

Davis-Berman, J. L., Berman, D. S. (2012). "Reflections on a Trip: Two Decades Later." Journal of Experiential Education, 35(2), 326-340.

Davis-Berman, J. L., Farkas, J. (2012). "YogaHome:Teaching and research challenges in a yoga program with homeless adults." International Journal of Yoga Therapy, 22, 111-117.

DesAutels, P. J. (2012). "Moral Perception and Responsiveness." Journal of Social Philosophy, 43(3), 13.

Fischer, M. R. (2012). "Locating Royce’s Reasoning on Race." The Pluralist, University of Illinois Press, 7(1 Spring 2012), 104-132.

Fischer, M. R. (2012). "Interpretation’s Contrapuntal Pathways: Addams and the Averbuch Affair." Transactions of the Charles S. Pierce Society.

Huacuja, J. L. (2012). "Borderlands: Critical Subjectivity in Recent Chicana Art." Documents of 20th Century Latin American and Latino Art, Digital Archives and Publication Project of the Museum of Fine Arts.

Hughes, S. M. Hassell (2012). "Lippy Women: Combating Pornography and Censorship on a Catholic Campus." Visual Culture and Gender, 7, 26-38.

Latham, K., Holcomb, J. (2012). "Racial Variations of Parity Status as a Predictor of Disability Onset Among Old-Old Women."Journal of Family Issues. jfi.sagepub.com/content/early/2012/12/26/0192513X12468436

Perdue, R., Sbicca, J., Holcomb, J. (2012). "A Life Cycle Approach to Food Justice: The Case of Breastfeeding."Environmental Justice, 5(3), 168-172.

Picca, L. H., Starks, B., Gunderson, J. (2013). "'It Opened My Eyes:' Using Student Journal Writing to Make Visible Race, Class, and Gender in Everyday Life." Teaching Sociology, 41(1), 82-93.

Poe, D. M. (2012). "Nourishing Difference for the Erotic Couple." L’Esprit créateur, Special Issue: The Recent Work of Luce Irigaray, 52(3), 88-98.

Slade, R. A. (2012). "Remake as Erasure in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre." Horror Studies, 3(1), 57-70.

Strain, M. M., Potter, R. C. (2012). "The Twain Shall Meet’: Rethinking the Introduction to Graduate Studies Course as Interdisciplinary Pedagogy”. Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Teaching Literature, Language, Composition, and Culture, 12(1), 139-160.

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Magazines & Trade Publications

Dasgupta, S. In Tarun Basu (Ed.), “Parabasher Chithi.” Letters from the Diaspora. Calcutta, India.

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Other

Cassiman, S. A., Abney-Korn, K., Fleetham, D. "'Occupying' on Campus: Student and Faculty Experiences." Student Activism and Engagement, SOCHE, Wright State University, Dayton, OH. (June 15, 2012).

Holcomb, J. “Childlessness and Disability Onset among Late Midlife and Older Women.” Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, Denver, CO. (August 17, 2012).

Hudson, N. F. “Women and State Demography, Law, and Violence: New Empirical Research.” International Studies Association Annual Conference, International Studies Association, San Diego, CA. (April 2, 2012).

Hughes, S. M. Hassell (2012). "Night Rider" (poem). Seek It: Writers and Artists Do Sleep. Toronto, ON: Red Claw Press.

Hughes, S. M. Hassell (2012). "A Mother Is a Frayed Net" (poem) (vol. 5). Melbourne: Rabbit.

Hughes, S. M. Hassell (2012). "Family Planning" (poem) (vol. 5). Melbourne: Rabbit.

Hughes, S. M. Hassell (2012). "Rainbow Man" (poem). N/A: Halfway Down the Stairs.

Hughes, S. M. Hassell (2012). "Aqua Girl" (poem) (Spring 2012 ed., pp. 1). on-line: Goblin Fruit. www.goblinfruit.net

James, V. D. Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy Annual Meeting, SAAP, New York, New York. (March 18, 2012).

Merithew, C. A. “Round Table: Revis(it)ing Class Analysis: Class And Culture.” Histories of Capitalism, Social Science History Association, Vancouver, British Columbia. (November 2, 2012).

Merithew, C. A. “Battered Women: Public Sector Unionism Bashing and Gender Discrimination.” Insurgency and Resistance, North American Labor History Conference, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. (October 19, 2012).

Merithew, C. A. “Women, Labor and Politics in Comparative Perspective.” Insurgency and Resistance, North American Labor History Conference, Detroit, Michigan. (October 19, 2012).

Picca, L. H. (2012). "Two-Faced Racism." In Banks, J., Banks, C. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education (vol. 4, pp. 2198-2201). New York, NY: Sage Publications.

Picca, L. H. “Student Journaling: Bridging the Space between Academia and the Everyday World.” Society for the Study of Social Problems, Denver, CO. (August 18, 2012).

Reeb, R. N., Bringle, R., Coder, K., Majka, T. J., Majka, L. C., Cassiman, S. A., Stayton, L., Steel, A., Snow, N., Mason, S., Bidwell, S., Kasper, K., Bartel, A., DeLuca, H., Anderson, A. “The Psycho-Ecological Systems Model as a Guide for Engaged Scholarship and.” Annual Meeting, International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement, Baltimore, MD. (September 24, 2012).

Velasquez, E. R. (2012). The Philosophy of Latino Identity. In Banks, J. A. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education (pp. 1340-1344). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications

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Papers

Cassiman, S. A. “We Don’t Want Any Unions Here: Defining the 99.” 34th Annual Conference of the National American Labor Historians, National American Labor Historians, Detroit, MI. (October 12, 2012).

Cassiman, S. A., Abney-Korn, K., Fleetham, D. “Imagination as Revolution: A Case Study.” 62nd Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problems, Society for the Study of Social Problems, Denver, CO. (August 16, 2012).

Cassiman, S. A., Abney-Korn, K., Fleetham, D. “While we were sleeping: From dystopia to global awakening.” From Dystopia to Global Awakening, Global Studies Association of North America, Victoria, BC. (May 8, 2012).

Dasgupta, S. “Illicit Traffic: Outlaw Commerce and State Governance in the 21st Century.” American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, American Anthropological Association, San Francisco. (November 15, 2012).

Dasgupta, S. "'We love AIDS:' Pathogen, Risk and Sex Work Rights." American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, American Anthropological Association, San Francisco. (November 15, 2012).

DeAloia, L. “Landscapes of Alienation: Monsters, Mirrors and Voyeurism in Shelley’s Frankenstein and Gardner’s Grendel.”Urban Apocalypse, Urban Renaissance - Landscapes in Science Fiction and Fantasy, Science Fiction Research Association, Detroit MI. (June 30, 2012).

Duggan, A., Thompson, T. L., Robinson, J. D. “A Communication Accommodation Theory explanation for challenges in healthcare interactions with people with disabilities.” European Association for Communication and Health, EACH, St. Andrews, Scotland. (September 2, 2012).

Fischer, M. R. “Social Gospel and Pragmatism in Addams’s Democracy and Social Ethics.” Society for U.S. Intellectual History Annual conference, Society for U.S. Intellectual History, New York City. (November 2, 2012).

Fleischmann, E. L. ”Contestation and Commodification: Female Education in American Protestant Mission Schools in Beirut, c. 1870-1920.” “From Ottoman to Mandate Beirut: Catalyst for Modernities?”, German Orient Institute, Beirut, Lebanon. (April 20, 2012).

Hudson, N. F., Butler, M. J. “Cheap Talk or Deep Discourse? Human Security, Thematic Resolutions, and International Adjudication.” International Studies Association Annual Conference, International Studies Association, San Diego, CA. (April 4, 2012).

Iannarino, N., Thompson, T. L. “The Therapeutic Potential of Humorous Illness Narratives.” International Communication Association Annual Conference, International Communication Association, Phoenix, AZ. (May 26, 2012).

Jaffe, T. “Social Catholicism and Class Identity in Chile’s Young Catholic Workers Movement.” Oral History Association Annual Meeting, Oral History Association, Cleveland, OH. (October 10, 2012).

Merithew, C. A. “Home Bodies: Class, Gender, and Environment.” Histories of Capitalism, Social Science History Association, Vancouver, British Columbia. (November 2, 2012).

Merithew, C. A. “Agnes Burns Wieck and Making Class Disability.” Collaborations, Cultures, and Communities, Society for Disability Studies, Denver, Colorado. (June 23, 2012).

Poe, D. M. “Biography as Philosophy: The Power of Personal Example for Sustainable and Peaceful Praxis.” Sustaining Justice, Greening Peace, Peace and Justice Studies Association, Tufts University; Boston, MA. (October 5, 2012).

Potter, R. C. “NIMBY Rhetoric: Blaimers, Bashers, and Bystanders.” AESS 2012 Annual Conference, Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences, Santa Clara, California. (June 21, 2012).

Slade, R. A. “The Gothic in the Horror Film since 1960.” 2012 Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Assoc, PAMLA, Seattle, WA. (October 25, 2012).

Strain, M. M. “What Happens After the Service Learning Class? Institutionalizing Sustained Engagement.” Conference on College Composition and Communication, National Council of the Teachers of English, St Louis. (March 22, 2012).

Whisnant, R. S. “Pornography and Humiliation.” Contemporary Radical Feminism in the Age of Porn, Stop Porn Culture, San Diego, CA. (June 18, 2012).

Whisnant, R. S. “Pornography and Humiliation.” Annual conference, American Philosophical Association, Pacific Division, Seattle, WA. (April 7, 2012).

Whisnant, R. S. “Pornography and Humiliation.” Race, Gender, Class, Sexuality Symposium, Wright State University, Dayton, OH. (February 24, 2012).

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Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

Berman, D. S., Davis-Berman, J. L. (2012). "Finding a place for adventure therapy and therapeutic adventure on the continuum of care." (pp. 66-76). European Science and Art Publishing: 5th International Adventure Therapy Conference Proceedings.

Pascual, D., Hannah, P.-G., Holcomb, J. (2012). "Overlapping Identities: The Case of Japanese Immigrants in Cali, Colombia." (vol. 3). Houston, TX: Rice Working Papers in Linguistics.

Picca, L. H. (2012). "Race and the Social Context: Language, ‘Colorblindness,’ and Intergroup Contact." In Doyle, D. M., Furry, T. J., Bazzell, P. D. (Ed.), Ecclesiology and Exclusion: Boundaries of Being and Belonging in Postmodern Times (pp. 119-124). Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.

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Posters

Cassiman, S. A. “Neoliberalism, Poverty and Austerity: What role for Social Work.” Social Work and Social Development, International Federation of Social Work, Stockholm, Sweden. (July 9, 2012).

Drodge, K., Gilbert, A., Phelps, C. E. Roecker “Measuring perceived gender roles.” Roesch Social Sciences Symposium, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH. (December 1, 2012).

Duggan, A., Thompson, T., Robinson, J. D., Petronio, S., Bach, B. “A Communication Accommodation Theory explanation for challenges in healthcare interactions with people with disabilities.” European Association for Communication in Healthcare, Scotland, UK. (September 4, 2012).

Riding, L. E., Zois, C. J., Heekin, J. “Explaining the Link Between Secondary Psychopathy and Alexithymia.” American Psychological Association Conference, American Psychological Association, Orlando, FL. (August 2, 2012).

Zois, C. J., Dixon, L. J., Goodnight, J., Gordon, C. L., Riding, L. E. “An Examination of Gender Differences in the Construct Validity of the Silencing the Self Scale.” American Psychological Association Conference, American Psychological Association, Orlando, FL. (August 2, 2012)

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Reviews of Faculty Work

Huacuja, J. L. “Art Everywhere: The Cultural Transmission of Cultural DNA.” Dayton City Paper, Dayton, OH. (December 30, 2012).

Huacuja, J. L. “Meme Exhibit Will Have Vistors Talking.” Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH. (December 6, 2012).

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Workshops

Picca, L. H., Thompson-Miller, R. “Accountability and Active Strategies for Resisting Racism: Student Journal Writing.” White Privilege Conference, Albuquerque, NM. (March 30, 2012).

Strain, M. M. “Gateways to the Past: Conducting Archival Research.” Conference on College Composition and Communication, NCTE, St Louis. (March 21, 2012).

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