Janet Hinson Shope

Professor of Sociology

Van Meter 140


B.S., Sociology, Birmingham Southern College, 1982
M. Phil., Sociology, The George Washington University, 1988         
Ph.D., Sociology, The George Washington University, 1990

Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest

Gender, Medical Sociology, Sociology of Emotions

Recent Publications/Presentations/Performances

Mullaney, Jamie L. and Janet Hinson Shope. 2012. Paid to Party: Working Time and Emotion in Direct Home Sales. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

Shope, Janet Hinson. "'Lobolo is here to stay': Rural Women and the Contradictory Meanings of Lobola in Post-apartheid South Africa."  Agenda 68.

Shope, Janet Hinson. "You Can't Cross A River Without Getting Wet: A Feminist Standpoint on the Dilemmas of Cross-Cultural Research." Qualitative Inquiry 12:163-184.

Shope, Janet Hinson. "Reflections on the No-Uterus Rule: Pregnancy, Academia, and Feminist Pedagogy." Feminist Teacher 16 (1).

Shope, Janet Hinson. "When Words Are Not Enough: The Search for the Effects of Pornography on Abused Women." Violence Against Women 10:56-72.