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: gender, masculinities, and sexualities; criminology, youth crime, and violence; and political sociology.
Gender Reckonings: New Social Theory and Research. Edited by James W. Messerschmidt, Pat Martin, Michael Messner, and Raewyn Connell. New York: New York University Press, 2018.
“Hegemonic, Non-Hegemonic, and “New” Masculinities” (with Michael Messner). Invited chapter for Gender Reckonings: New Social Theory and Research. Edited by James W. Messerschmidt, Pat Martin, Michael Messner, and Raewyn Connell. New York: New York University Press, 2018.
“Masculinities and Femicide.” Invited contribution to Special Issue on “Femicide.” Qualitative Sociology Review, 13 (3): 70- 79, 2017.
“Adolescent Boys, Heteromasculinities, and Sexual Violence.” Invited contribution to Special Issue on “Violence in Schools.”CEPS Journal: Center for Educational Policy Studies Journal,7 (2): 113-126, 2017.
“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, 2017.
“Masculinities, Crime, and Criminal Justice” (with Stephen Tomsen). Invited chapter for Michael Tonry (ed.) Oxford Handbooks Online. New York: Oxford University Press. 2017.
“Joan Acker and the Shift from Patriarchy to Gender.” (with Tristan Bridges) Gender, Work and Organization. 2017:1-3. https://doi.org/10.1111/gwao.12226
Hegemonic Masculinity: Formulation, Reformulation, and Amplification. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. May 2018.
Masculinities and Crime: A Quarter Century of Theory and Research, 25-Year Anniversary Edition. (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. September, 2018.
"Osama Bin Laden And His Jihadist Global Hegemonic Masculinity" (with Achim Rohde). Gender & Society, August, 2018.
“Multiple Masculinities.” Invited chapter for Barbara Risman et.al, (eds). Handbook of Sociology of Gender. New York: Springer, June, 2018.
“Trump and the Politics of Fluid Masculinities” (with Tristan Bridges). In Men’s Lives 10th edition, edited by Michael Kimmel and Michael Messner. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, June, 2018.
“Masculinities and Crime” (with Stephen Tomsen). Invited chapter for W. DeKeseredy and M. Dragiewicz eds. Handbook of Critical Criminology, Second Edition. NY: Routledge, April, 2018.
“Masculinities and Interpersonal Violence” (with Stephen Tomsen). Invited chapter for Lucas Gottzein et.al., (eds.) Handbook of Masculinities Studies. New York: Routledge.
“Routine, Reflexivity, or Both? Theorizing Gender Practice” (with Pat Martin and Tristan Bridges)