James W. Messerschmidt, Ph.D.
- B.S. Portland State University 1973
- M.S. San Diego State University 1976
- Ph.D. University of Stockholm 1979
James W. Messerschmidt received his Ph.D. from the Criminology Institute in the Department of Sociology at the University of Stockholm, Sweden. He teaches White-Collar Crime, Gender and Crime, and Political Crime. His research interests focus on the interrelation of gender, race, class, sexuality and crime.
"Masculinities, Structure, and Hegemony"(with Stephen Tomsen). Invited chapter for Avi Brisman, Nigel South, and Eamonn Carrabine (eds.), The Routledge Companion to Criminological Theory and Concepts. New York: Routledge, 2016.
Masculinities in the Making: From the Local to the Global, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
Criminology: A Sociological Approach (with Piers Beirne), 6th Edition (NY: Oxford University Press, 2015)
Crime as Structured Action: Doing Masculinity, Race, Class, Sexuality, and Crime. Second Edition. (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014).
Articles and Chapters:
"Masculinities as Structured Action." Invited chapter for C.J. Pascoe and Tristan Bridges (eds.), Exploring Masculinities, 270-300. Oxford University Press, 2015.
"Masculinities and Crime." (with Stephen Tomsen). Invited chapter for Francis T. Cullen et. al., (eds.), Sisters in Crime Revisited: Bringing Gender into Criminology. In Honor of Freda Adler, 281-301. Oxford University Press, 2015.
"Hegemonic Masculinities and the "Selling" of War: Lessons from George W. Bush." Rethinking Transnational Men: Beyond, Between, and Within Nations, edited by Jeff Hearn, Marina Blagojevic and Katherine Harrison. (NY: Routledge, 2013).