Cutting into a pink or blue cake seems innocent enough—but honestly, it's not.
Emily S. MannWhat's Wrong with Gender-Reveal Parties: 1. They conflate sex and gender; 2. They reinforce harmful gender stereotypes; 3. They reinforce the sex/gender binary and are thus inherently exclusionary. #WGST307
US women aren't having enough kids to replace the current generation. Some blame women for waiting, others say this country fails to support mothers.
Emily S. Mann“From 2010 to 2018, the birth rate, or number of live babies born in a year, increased by 14.6% among women who were 35 to 39, according to the CDC. Over that same period, the birth rate increased by 15.7% for women between the ages of 40 and 44.”
From mass incarceration to mass deportation, our nation remains in deep denial.
Emily S. MannOp-Ed by Michelle Alexander: “Mass incarceration and mass deportation have less to do with crime and immigration than the ways we’ve chosen to respond to those issues when black and brown people are framed as the problem.“
Popular self-help pregnancy literature suggests a “generational disconnect” between pregnant women and their mothers, emphasizing the incommensurate experiences of the two generations. Based on longitudinal, in-depth interviews with a diverse group...
(2020). Foreign objects in college bodies: young women’s feelings about long-acting reversible contraception (LARC). Women & Health. Ahead of Print.
Emily S. MannHappy to share my first pub of 2020, co-authored with my students Ashley White, @CynthiaBeavin, and Gabrielle Dys: "Foreign objects in college bodies: young women’s feelings about long-acting reversible contraception (LARC)"
For some Angelenos, there’s no greater gift during the holidays than a steaming hot tamale. We’re also looking at some fascinating developments in the produce world, including the comeback of an ancient spud.
Emily S. MannAre you on the market and do sexualities research related to crime/law/social control? UNLV sociology is hiring. App due Jan 15, 2020. I used to work in that department and highly recommend it.