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 2017

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Breaking Barriers to Bike Share: Insights from Bike Share Users, Nathan McNeil, Jennifer Dill, John MacArthur, and Joseph Broach

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Breaking Barriers to Bike Share: Insights from Residents of Traditionally Underserved Neighborhoods, Nathan McNeil, Jennifer Dill, John MacArthur, Joseph Broach, and Steven Howland

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Socioeconomic Determinants of Health Disparities by Race and Ethnicity: the Mediating Role of Social, Psychological and Behavioral Factors, Amanuel Zimam Melekin

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Trace Metals in Stormwater: Alternative Best Management Practices, Jennifer Ibeth Mora

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Nonverbal Communication in Business Setting Between Japan and the U.S., Chi Dao Ozawa

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Living Between Worlds: Arrival and Adjustment Experiences of the Somali Community in Portland, Oregon, Neil A. Panchmatia

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Expanding Stereotype Content Beyond Warmth and Competence, Lauren S. Park

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Cultural Identity and Cuisine in Taiwan, Cassidy A. Pfau

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A New Vision for Timber City USA, Kerry Politzer

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Carlton, OR: Economic and Demographic Profile, Portland State University. Northwest Economic Research Center

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Portland MSA Economic & Population Outlook April 2017, Thomas Potiowsky and Portland State University. Northwest Economic Research Center

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Portland MSA Economic & Population Outlook October 2017, Thomas Potiowsky and Portland State University. Northwest Economic Research Center

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College Affordability, Rabeeb Rahman

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Reducing Stigma Associated with Schizophrenia, James Reling

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Sustaining the Human Spirit of the High School Principal Leading for Equity, Ryan David Richardson

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The Impact of Religious Diversity Management Strategies on Employee Attitudes, Moises E. Rios Jr.

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Symposium on Homelessness, Jan Roberson, Taylor Campi, Alexandre Pomar, Molly Harvis, Matthew Ulsh, Julia Taylor, Amanda Rapinchuk, and Aaron Kaufman

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Papers Please: Immigration, Enforcement, and Remittances, Jose A. Rojas-Fallas

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Higher Education Teacher Training: An Exploration of Civic Engagement Beyond the Classroom, Amy Rottman and Salena Rabidoux

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Intimate Partner Violence Impact Panels for Batterer Intervention: a Mixed-Methods Evaluation of a Restorative Justice Process, Kate Louise Sackett

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"Neither of the Boxes": Accounting for Non-Binary Gender Identities, Erin Patricia Savoia

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Music and Race in the American West, William Steven Schneider

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Closing Schools is Like “Taking Away Part of My Body”: The Impact of Gentrification on Neighborhood, Public Schools in Inner Northeast Portland, Leanne Claire Serbulo

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Contexts of Reception and Constructions of Islam: Second Generation Muslim Immigrants in Post-9/11 America, Shahriyar Smith

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Preserving Housing Choice and Opportunity: A Study of Apartment Building Sales and Rents, Seyoung Sung and Lisa K. Bates

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The Influence of Sense of Community on the Relationship Between Community Participation and Recovery for Individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses, Rachel Elizabeth Terry

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Housing a Homeless Shelter: A Case Study of Community Deliberation, Amie Thurber

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"Are We Building Biking Solidarity": Gendered, Racial, and Spatial Barriers to Bicycling in Portland, Oregon, Kyla Jean Tompkins

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When You Aren't Who Your Friends Are: the Moderating Influence of Racial Similarity on the Association Between Friendships and Mental Well-Being, Philip Tostado

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Evaluating Student Growth in High School Science Education Through the Lens of Science Identity, Vanessa Tran

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Skin in the Game: Voter Preference on the Subject of Bi-Racial Candidate Skin-Tone, Daniel A. Vandehey

Using Maps to Accelerate Social Movements and Reclaim Place, Jennifer Veilleux

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Ground-Truthing: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as Community-Based and Anti-Racist Praxis, Verónica N. Vélez

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Using Cultural Relevancy to Promote African American Brain Health, Miya Walker

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Sappho's Queer Female History, Tess M. Waxman

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Sleep and Young Children's Development of Self-Regulation and Academic Skills, Emily Michelle Weiss

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Discrimination and Health: Sleep and Racism-related Vigilance in Wave 5 of Americans' Changing Lives Study, Jennifer Werekeitzen

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Evaluation of Pre-Apprenticeship and Retention Services in the Construction Trades in Oregon, Lindsey Wilkinson and Maura Kelly

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Prosperity and Industrial Development: Review of Concepts and Measurements, Emma Willingham and Peter Hulseman

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Prosperity and Industrial Development: Review of Concepts and Measurements, Emma Willingham and Peter Hulseman

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Mapping the Nonstationary Internal Tide with Satellite Altimetry, Edward Zaron

Submissions from 2016

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Gender, Networking, and Transnationalism: a Case Study from Dakar, Senegal, Sarah Akin

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Black and Green: How Disinvestment, Displacement and Segregation Created the Conditions For Eco-Gentrification in Portland's Albina District, 1940-2015, Carter William Ause

Alfredo Reyes López: A Bracero Narrative Nearly 100 Years in the Making, Elena Avilés

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Inequality, Position, and Perception: Understanding and Addressing Workplace Harassment in Oregon's Construction Trades, Sasha Mae Bassett

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Trans* Folks in Motion: Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Individuals' Experiences of Transit and Transit Spaces, Jade Benner

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Feminist Horizons: ELO 2016 panel podcast, Kathi Inman Berens

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Identity Construction and Language Use by Immigrant Women in a Microenterprise Development Program, Linda Eve Bonder

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State Regulatory Provisions for Residential Care Settings: An Overview of Staffing Requirements, Paula C. Carder, Janet O'Keefe, Christine O'Keefe, Erin White, and Joshua M. Wiener

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Communication Methods in Healthcare for Latinos with Limited English Proficiency: Physician Language Concordance and Children as Translators, Katie Castellanos

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

Race as Multidimensional: The Personal Shaping the Professional in the Library and Information Field, Clara M. Chu, Linda Absher, Renate L. Chancellor, Shari Lee, Touger Vang, and Karen E. Downing

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Healthy & Empowered Youth: A Positive Youth Development Program for Native Youth, Stephanie N. Craig Rushing, Nichole L. Hildebrandt, Carol J. Grimes, Amanda J. Roswell, Benjamin C. Christensen, and William E. Lambert

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Gender Bias and the Evaluation of Players: Voice and Gender in Narrated Gameplay Videos, Robin April Crowell

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In Defense of Culturally-Specific Organizations: Understanding the Rationale and the Evidence, Ann Curry-Stevens and Jennifer Sita Muthanna

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In Need of a Long Welcome: Supporting the Integration of Newcomers to Portland, Ann Curry-Stevens and Anne Sinkey

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Living on the Edge: The Forgotten Tribulations of Affordable Housing in the Suburbs, Linn Davis

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Reader Response [to Eric Jennings, “The librarian stereotype: How librarians are damaging their image and profession" C&UL 23:1, 93-100], Erica DeFrain, April Hathcock, Turner Masland, Nicole Pagowsky, Annie Pho, Miriam Rigby, and K. R. Roberto

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The Making of Seaside’s “Indian Place”: Contested and Enduring Native Spaces on the Nineteenth Century Oregon Coast, Douglas Deur

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On the Poverty, Rise, and Demise of International Criminal Law, Tiphaine Dickson

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Barriers to Accessing Services by People with Disabilities in Nigeria: Insights from a Qualitative Study, C. Jonah Eleweke and Jannine Ebenso

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Challenges of Empowering People with Disabilities in Nigeria for National Development, C. Jonah Eleweke and Gabriel Soje

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Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Desire for Reversal of Sterilization among U.S. Women, Ginny Garcia-Alexander, Kelly Gonzales, and Elizabeth Carol Hauck

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Is the Right to Bicycle a Civil Right? Synergies and Tensions Between the Transportation Justice Movement and Planning for Bicycling, Aaron Golub

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Creating an Inclusionary Bicycle Justice Movement, Aaron Golub, Melody L. Hoffman, Gerardo Francisco Sandoval, and Adonia Lugo

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Oregon Latino Agenda for Action Stronger Together Fuerza Unida Report: Executive Summary, Cynthia Carmina Gomez and Ronald L. Mize

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Assessing the Everyday Discrimination Scale Among American Indians and Alaska Natives, Kelly Gonzales, Carolyn Noonan, R. Turner Goins, William G. Henderson, Janette Beals, Spero M. Manson, Kelly J. Action, and Yvette Roubideaux

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Cross-Cultural Understanding, Sajjad Haider

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Emerging from the Rubble of Postcolonial Studies: Book History and Australian Literary Studies, Per Henningsgaard

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The Dispute Over Seeds: Indigenous and Peasant Struggles for Food Sovereignty in Chiapas, Mexico., Carol Hernandez-Rodriguez

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Mind the Gap: Gender's Effect on Quality of Elected Members of Parliament in the United Kingdom, Alyssa Lenore Herr

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Portland Made Collective Survey Report 2015, Charles H. Heying, Stephen Marotta, and Austin Cummings

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Substantive Representation by the Unelected: The Role of Staff Gender on Mayoral Priorities in U.S. Cities, Sara M. Hottman

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Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison, and Redemption, Walidah Imarisha

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Trespass, Veronika Ivanova

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My Story, My Identity: Doctoral Students of Color at a Research University, Audrey J. Jaeger and Karen J. Haley

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Black Americans and the South African Anti-Apartheid Campaign in Portland, Oregon, Ethan Johnson

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How Felon Disenfranchisement Legislation Alters Citizenship and How it Can Be Challenged, Shanae Jung

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Social Capital and Cultural Identity for U.S. Korean Immigrant Families: Mothers' and Children's Perceptions of Korean Language Retention, Su-Jin Sue Jung

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When do High and Low Status Group Members Support Confrontation? The Role of Perceived Pervasiveness of Prejudice, Kimberly Barsamian Kahn, Manuela Barreto, Cheryl R. Kaiser, and Marco Silva Rego

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Price Control, Profiteering, and Public Cooperation: the Lagos Market Women's Association and the Limits of Colonial Control, Emily Kamm

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Between Fact and Fiction: Can There be a Postcolonial Feminist Ethnography?, Priya Kapoor

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The Impacts of Microaggressions on the Performance of Multiracial and Monoracial College Students, Jasmine S. Keith

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6 Reasons to Relax about Portland's Recent Sell-Offs, Thomas Kerr

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From the Frontlines of the Housing Crisis: Two Vulnerable Tenants Discuss Their Experiences in Portland's Increasingly Brutal Housing Market, Thomas Kerr

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Tourist Attractions: Performing Race and Masculinity in Brazil's Sexual Economy, Book Review of, Charles H. Klein

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Real Talk: Developing a Computer-Delivered Sexual Health Program for Black Men Who Have Sex With Men, Charles H. Klein and Carmela Lomonaco

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The Link Between Artemisia Gentileschi’s Biography and Her Artistic Oeuvre, Emma Komers

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Cities in Dust, Nicole Levine

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Since Time Immemorial: The Decline of Columbia River Basin Salmon, Samuel J. Levin

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Forging Links Between Food Chain Labor Activists and Academics, Charles Z. Levoke, Nathan McClintock, Laura-Anne Minkoff-Zern, Amy K. Coplen, Jennifer Gaddis, Joann Lo, Felipe Tendick-Matesanz, and Anelyse M. Weiler

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Geogenic Cadmium Pollution and Potential Health Risks, With Emphasis on Black Shale, Yizhang Liu, Tangfu Xiao, Robert Perkins, Jianming Zhu, Zhengjie Zhu, Yan Xiong, and Zengping Ning

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Psychosocial Adaptation to Disability Within the Context of Positive Psychology: Philosophical Aspects and Historical Roots, Hanoch Livneh and Erin Martz

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Agent-Based Model Simulating Pedestrian Behavioral Response to Environmental Structural Changes, Amy Lobben and Christopher Bone

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Exploring Transnational Economic, Social, and Political Participation of Mexican Immigrants in Oregon, Anabel López Salinas

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The Effects of Imperialism on the US: 1899-1902, Logan Marek

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Where Is Portland Made? The Complex Relationship between Social Media and Place in the Artisan Economy of Portland, Oregon (USA), Stephen Marotta, Austin Cummings, and Charles H. Heying

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Self-Infantilizing Women: Paternalism in Abortion Lawmaking and Legislator Gender, Cherie H. Martin

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State of Clark County: Trends from Greater Portland Pulse, Sheila A. Martin and Portland State University. Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies

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Intercultural Interactions Among Burmese Refugees in Multicultural Middle School Classrooms, Matthew Carl McParker