Cultural Sociology

[Co-authored with Emily Sandusky and Thomas Davidson].  “Culture in Politics and Politics in Culture:  Institutions, Practices and Boundaires.” Pp. 102-31 in The New Handbook of Political Sociology, eds. Thomas Janoski, Cedric de Leon, Joya Misra, and Isaac William Martin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Link to article.

“On the Construction Sites of History:  Where Did Donald Trump Come From?” Special Issue on 2016 US Election American Journal of Cultural Sociology 5(3): 322-337.

Reprinted in Politics of Meaning/Meaning of Politics: Cultural Sociology of the 2016 US Presidential Election, eds. Jason L. Mast and Jeffrey C. Alexander.  NY Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 97-114.

[Co-authored with Emily Sandusky]. “Political Culture.” In Oxford Bibliographies in Sociology. Ed. Janeen Baxter. New York: Oxford University Press. Link to article.

[Co-authored with Alicia Eads].  “Risk is for the Rich?  Childhood Vaccination Resistance and the Culture of Health.”   Special Issue:  Social, Science and Medicine 165: 233-45.

[Co-authored with Michele Lamont]   “Mutuality, Mobilization, and Messaging for Health Promotion: Toward Collective Cultural Change.” Special Issue:  Social Science and Medicine, 165: 201-205.

[Guest Editor and Contributor]. Michele Lamont, Alonso Plough, and Matthew Trujillo “Special Issue:  Mutuality, Health Promotion and Collective Cultural Change. Social, Science and Medicine 165.

“Sociology of Culture.”  In James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Volume 5. Oxford: Elsevier, pp. 617-621.

[Guest Editor and Contributor].  “Theme Issue:  Methods, Materials and Meanings:  Designing Cultural Analysis.” Qualitative Sociology 37 (2).

“How Do We Know What We Mean?  Epistemological Dilemmas in Cultural Sociology.” Qualitative Sociology 37(2):  141-.151

[Co-authored with Frederick F. Wherry and Paul Lichterman] “Dramatic Performances in the Play of Politics: Egypt, Obama, and the Works of Jeffrey Alexander.”  British Journal of Sociology 64 (1):  164-174.

“Events as Templates of Possibility:  An Analytic Typology of Political Facts.”  In The Oxford Handbook of Cultural Sociology,   Jeffrey C. Alexander, Ronald Jacobs and Philip Smith, eds.  NY:  Oxford University Press: 613-635.

“I rituali pubblici e la rappresentazione dell’identita politica.”  Rassegna Italiana di Sociologia 39 (Settembre):  359-386.

“Politics and Culture:  A Less Fissured Terrain.”  Annual Review of Sociology 23 (August):  361-83.

“Fissured Terrain:  Methodological Approaches and Research Styles in Culture and Politics.”  In Sociology of Culture:  Emerging Theoretical Perspectives, ed. Diana Crane. London:  Basil Blackwell: 91-116.

“Cultural Form and Political Meaning:  State Subsidized Theater, Ideology and the Language of Style in Fascist Italy.”  American Journal of Sociology 99 (March):  1237-1286.

Awarded, 1995, the Annual Prize for Best Article in Cultural Sociology from the Culture Section of the American Sociological Association.
Reprinted, 2002, in The Cultural Sociology Reader, ed. Lyn Spillman  (New York: Basil Blackwell).

“Culture and Politics:  Charting a Sociological Landscape.”  Culture. 7 (Spring/Summer):7-8.

“Talking the Nation and Inventing the State:  Intellectual Practice in Ceausescu’s Romania.”  “Symposium on Eastern Europe,” Contemporary Sociology, 21 (May):  306-8.

“Cultural Production Italian Style:  Intellectuals, Markets and Regimes,” Review Essay.  Italian Politics and Society Newsletter (Fall) No. 34: 19-22.

“The Organization of Political Ideology:  Culture, State and Theater in Fascist Italy.”  American Sociological Review  56 (October):  639-651.