The Racial and Gender Equity collection brings together a wide variety of research generated by the Portland State University community that is centered on the issues of racial justice, gender equity and related topics. The collection is designed to support people and organizations to interrupt institutionalized racism and sexism while developing knowledge and skills to deepen and broaden diversity, equity, and inclusion in their personal, professional and organizational practices.

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Submissions from 2018

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This is What Diversity Can Look Like, Shirley A. Jackson

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Caged Women Incarceration, Representation, & Media, Shirley A. Jackson and Laurie L. Gordy

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Global Muslim Audiences’ Polysemic Reading of “My name is Khan”: Toward an Emergent Multiculturalism, Priya Kapoor

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Criteria for Active Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide, Christina Kavehrad

Infant Mental Health: A Lens For Maternal And Child Mental Health Disparities, Susanne Klawetter and Karen Frankel

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Naming Brazil's Previously Poor: “New Middle Class” as an Economic, Political, and Experiential Category, Charles H. Klein, Sean T. Mitchell, and Benjamin Junge

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Aristotle's Politics and Slavery in Ancient Athens, Krystyna D. Klucznik

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The Disruptive Potential of a Queer Vegan Praxis, Naomi M. Kolb-Untinen

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Rendering Identity: Normativity in Conventional Contemporary Queer Documentary, Lea G. Kreck

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The Influence of Information on Public Support for Solitary Confinement: a Test of Belief Updating and Confirmation Bias, Kayla J. LaBranche

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Views Across the Pacific: The Galleon Trade and Its Traces in Oregon, Cameron La Follette and Douglas Deur

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The Cycles of Violence Against Native Women: An Analysis of Colonialism, Historical Legislation and the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013, Genevieve M. Le May

Using Data and Stories to Understand Personal Connections to Nature and Attachment to Place, Nicole K. Lewis and Olena Turula

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Exploring Bicycle Accessibility and Equity in Portland, Oregon, Jenny H. Liu

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Determinants of Food Insecurity within University Student Populations: Results of a College Food Pantry Survey, Hannah T. Low

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Mechanisms Controlling Copper Transport in Natural Soils, Julie Luisi

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Do Pro‐Diversity Policies Improve Corporate Innovation?, Roger C. Mayer, Richard S. Warr, and Jing Zhao

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Benevolent Sexism and Racial Stereotypes: Targets, Functions, and Consequences, Jean Marie McMahon

Breaking Barriers to Bike Share: Lessons on Bike Share Equity, Nathan McNeil, Joseph Broach, and Jennifer Dill

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Exploring the Association of Victimization and Alcohol and Marijuana Use among American Indian Youth Living On or Near Reservations: a Mixed Methods Study, Lindsay Nicole Merritt

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Inclusion and Assimilation: Including Change in the Workplace, Marisa Jean Miller

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Foreign Language Anxiety, Sexuality, and Gender: Lived Experiences of Four LGBTQ+ Students, James Donald Mitchell

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The United States ‘Civil’ War: The Forgotten Nation of Cherokee People and their Dynamic Wartime Experience, Lauren E. Monkewicz

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Whither Skamania?, Eavan Moore

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Effective? Ethical? Behavior Control & Algorithmic Management in Virtual Environments, Ryan Moore

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The Rise of Gay Culture and Why Portland is Different, Lucas Y. Morimoto

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Why the Gender of Traditional Authorities Matters: Intersectionality and Women’s Rights Advocacy in Malawi, Ragnhild L. Muriaas, Vibeke Wang, Lindsay J. Benstead, and Boniface Dulani

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Documenting Accessibility, Eric Nambo

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"On the Murder of Rickey Johnson": the Portland Police Bureau, Deadly Force, and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Oregon, 1940 - 1975, Katherine EIleen Nelson

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Culturally Mindful Communication: Essential Skills for Public and Nonprofit Professionals, Masami Nishishiba

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Campus Sexual Assault and (In)Justice: an Inquiry into Campus Grievance Professionals' Roles, Responsibilities, and Perspectives of Justice, Liane Kehaulani O'Banion

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R.I.P (Race in Portland), Christian J. Orellana Bauer

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The Intersections of Good Intentions, Criminality, and Anti-Carceral Feminist Logic: a Qualitative Study that Explores Sex Trades Content in Social Work Education, Meg Rose Panichelli

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Engendering Social Justice in First Year Information Literacy Classes, Conrad R. Pegues

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Understanding Financial Conflict of Interest: Implications for Information Literacy Instruction, Heather B. Perry

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Portland MSA Economic & Population Outlook April 2018, Portland State University, Northwest Economic Research Center and Thomas Potiowsky

The Labor of Social Change: Seasonal Labor Migration and Social Change in Rural Western India, Pronoy Rai

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Stop Labelling Us: Queer Futures for Film Criticism, Aria N. Ramus

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A Photo-Testimonio: Educational Expectations for Resiliencies of First-Generation Latina STEM College Students, Lindsay Romasanta and Daniel D. Liou

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The Influence of the Stonewall Riots, Leah K. Rosenbaum

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Feminism During the Russian Revolution: A Failure on Multiple Fronts, Helen R. Rossmiller

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Mitigating Early Loss of Community Participation in Early Psychosis Services: State of the Science, Tamara G. Sale, Dora M. Raymaker, Mariam Rija, Veronica Gould, Christina Wall, and Ryan P. Melton

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Facility Location Model for Free Clinics to Address Healthcare Disparities in Portland, OR, Mikhaela C. Sample

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Social Entrepreneurial Ventures in Vietnam: An Ideographic Lens, Yolanda Sarason, Kristi Yuthas, and Linh Nguyen

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“The Criminal Class” -- Long Term Social Health Consequences of Mass Incarceration, Spencer D. Schaaf

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Small Steps on the Long Journey to Equality: A Timeline of Post-Legislation Civil Rights Struggles in Portland, Leanne Claire Serbulo

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A Queer and Trans-Inclusive Response to Intimate Partner Violence, Leighann Shields

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Clarifying the Social Roots of the Disproportionate Classification of Racial Minorities and Males with Learning Disabilities, Dara Shifrer

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The Contributions of Parental, Academic, School, and Peer Factors to Differences by Socioeconomic Status in Adolescents’ Locus of Control, Dara Shifrer

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Anti-LGB Hate Crimes: Political Threat or Political Legitimization?, Johanna R. Shreve

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Terrace House Versus The Real World: a Cross-Cultural Comparison of Participants’ Approaches to Conflict in Japanese and American Reality Television Programs, Graham A. Smith

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"The Battling Ground": Memory, Violence, and Resistance in Greenwood, North Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1907-1980, Greta Katherine Smith

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Perceptions of Needs, Assets, and Priorities Among Black Men Who Have Sex With Men With HIV: Community-Driven Actions and Impacts of a Participatory Photovoice Process, Christina J. Sun, Jennifer L. Nall, and Scott D. Rhodes

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Comparing Men who have Sex with Men and Transgender Women who Use Grindr, Other Similar Social and Sexual Networking Apps, or no Social and Sexual Networking Apps: Implications for Recruitment and Health Promotion, Christina J. Sun, Erin L. Sutfin, Laura H. Bachmann, Jason Stowers, and Scott D. Rhodes

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Gender Differences in Sexual and Reproductive Health Protective and Risk Factors of Batswana Adolescents: Implications for Parent and Adolescent Interventions, Christina Sun, Esther S. Seloilwe, Mabel Magowe, Kefalotse S. Dithole, Kim S. Miller, and Janet S. St. Lawrence

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Housing Segregation and Resistance in Portland, Oregon, Carmen P. Thompson

Microaggressions: Intervening in three Acts, Amie Thurber and Robin DiAngelo

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"I Do Not Speak French": Cruising, Magic, and Proust's Queer Sociability, Finn Turner

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Representations of Immigrants in Young Adult Literature, Frances Augusta Ramos Verbruggen

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European Union Defense Integration: The Quixotic Legacy of the Early Treaties, Amanda von Trapp

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Notes from a Native Son and Other Stories, Jacob K. Warren

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Continuing to Build a More Diverse Workforce in the Highway Trades: 2018 Evaluation of the ODOT/BOLI Highway Construction Workforce Development Program, Lindsey Wilkinson and Maura Kelly

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Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership: Economic Impact Analysis -- January 2018 Update, Emma Willingham

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The Pivotal Role that Race Plays in Medical Research: The Tuskegee Syphilis Study, Kristin X. Wong

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Portland Metro Region Construction Workforce Market Study, Worksystems Inc., Oregon Employment Department, Maura Kelly, JM Woolley & Associates, Oregon Tradeswomen, and National Association of Minority Contractors of Oregon

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Bitcoins in Venezuela: Examining the Origins, Nature, and Viability of Cryptocurrencies in the Hyperinflated Country of Venezuela, Connor Wulf

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Strategic Planning to Advance Equity on Campus: A Case Study at Portland State University, Marisa Zapata, Stephen L. Percy, and Sona K. Andrews

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Representations of Feminist Theory and Gender Issues in Introductory-Level Sociology Textbooks, Jena Amber Zarza

Submissions from 2017

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The Minorities Within The Minority, Gloria P. Aiten

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African American Teacher Recruitment: a Case Study in Oregon, Deborah Miller Allen

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The Force of Manhood: the Consequences of Masculinity Threat on Police Officer Use of Force, Aurelia Terese Alston

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The Fur-Trade Archaeology of the Cathlapotle and Meier Sites, Lower Columbia River, Kenneth M. Ames; Katie Henry; Patricia K. Banach; Robert J. Cromwell; Stephanie Catherine Simmons; United States. Department of the Interior; U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Region 1; and Portland State University. Department of Anthropology

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Architecture, Fire, and Storage: Cathlapotle and Meier Features, Kenneth M. Ames; Katie Henry; Stephanie Butler; William Gardner-O’Kearney; Emily E. Shepard; United States. Department of the Interior; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Region 1; and Portland State University. Department of Anthropology

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The Zooarchaeology of the Cathlapotle and Meier Archaeological Sites, Lower Columbia River, Kenneth M. Ames; Katie Henry; Virginia L. Butler; Gay Frederick; R. Lee Lyman; Tim Riley; Antonia Rodrigues; J. Shoshana Rosenberg; Camilla F. Speller; Dongya Yang; United States. Department of the Interior; U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Region 1; and Portland State University. Department of Anthropology

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Geoarchaeology and Miscellaneous Reports: Cathlapotle and Meier Archaeological Sites, Lower Columbia River, Kenneth M. Ames; Katie Henry; Melissa Darby; Stephen Coursalt Hamilton; Charles P. Hodges; Kendal McDonald; Leslie M. O'Rourke; Jonathan M. White; United States. Department of the Interior; U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Region 1; and Portland State University. Department of Anthropology

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Lithic Technology, Projectile Points, Osseous Artifacts, and Artifact Classification of the Cathlapotle and Meier Archaeological Sites, Lower Columbia River, Kenneth M. Ames; Katie Henry; Kristen Ann Fuld; Sara J. Davis; Stephen C. Hamilton; Cameron M. Smith; United States. Department of the Interior; U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Region 1; and Portland State University. Department of Anthropology

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Social Complexity and Corporate Households of the Southern Northwest Coast of North America A.D. 1450-1855, Kenneth M. Ames; Elizabeth A. Sobel; Katie Henry; United States. Department of the Interior; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Region 1; and Portland State University. Department of Anthropology

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Ethnographic and Archaeological Perspectives on the Use Life of Northwest Alaskan Pottery (Chapter 7), Shelby Anderson

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Aquatic Adaptations and the Adoption of Arctic Pottery Technology: Results of Residue Analysis, Shelby L. Anderson, Shannon Tushingham, and Tammy Y. Buonasera

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Explaining Unequal Transportation Outcomes in a Gentrifying City: the Example of Portland, Oregon, Eugenio Arriaga Cordero

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Data From: Diversity of ACRL Publications, Editorial Board Demographics: A report from ACRL’s Publications Coordinating Committee, Association of College & Research Libraries Publications Coordinating Committee

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Reading Latinx and LGBTQ+ Perspectives: Maya Christina Gonzalez and Equity Minded Models at Play, Elena Avilés

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The Trials of Displacement: Transnationalism and Interdisciplinary Feminisms in Demetria Martínez’s The Block Captain’s Daughter, Elena Avilés

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Sexual Assault Prevention on College Campuses and the Need to Include LGBTQ Students, Noor Ayesh

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Rings, Rungs, and Rugs: Harmony Hammond’s Floor Pieces and Wrapped Sculptures (1973-1984), Gina R. Barnhill

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This Is A Black Spatial Imaginary, Lisa Bates and Sharita A. Towne

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Lesbians in the Middle Ages: Bietris de Romans, Maggie A. Benware

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Digital Humanities and Social Justice: a UO podcast, Kathi Inman Berens and Laura Sanders

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Gentrification and Displacement: An Environmental Justice Challenge For Social Work in Urban Environments, Eileen M. Brennan, Kevin Jones, and Ryan Elizabeth Bender

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"So, you're not doing this right": Perception Versus Reality of Transgender Students' Experiences at Portland State, Charles N. Breyer

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The 2016 Presidential Election: Demographic Transformation and Racial Backlash, Skyler Lillian Brocker-Knapp

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“Listen to What your Jotería is Saying”: Coverage of the 2016 Orlando Shooting by English- and Spanish-Language Media, Julian A. Bugarín Quezada

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An Exploration of Effective Community College Instructors' Use of Culturally Competent Pedagogies, Aylin Bunk

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Red Pens, White Paper: Wider Implications of Coulthard’s Call to Sovereignty, Brian Burkhart; David J. Carlson; Billy Stratton; Theodore C. Van Alst, Jr.; and Carol Edelman Warrior

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Oregon Community-Based Care Survey: Adult Foster Homes, Paula C. Carder, Sheryl DeJoy Elliott, Ozcan Tunalilar, Sarah Dys, and Margaret B. Neal

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Paradigms & Possibilities of Incarceration-Related Records, Rhiannon Cates

I Still Live Here, Christy Chan

I Still Live Here, Christy Chan

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Pro-Life PDX! An Exploration of Values and Feminism in Portland's Pro-Life Community, Belen H. Chapin

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Communities of Concentrated Poverty: A Proposal for Oregon, Sara A. Chopp