College of Arts and Sciences

Mark Cohan, PhD

  • Mark Cohan, PhD
    PhD, Sociology
    Associate Professor, Anthropology, Sociology, and Social Work, Women and Gender Studies
    Phone: 206-296-6493
    Building/Room: Casey 304


    Teaching and Research Interests

     ■Gender and Sexuality
     ■Social Psychology
     ■Narrative and Discourse
     ■Men and Masculinities
     ■Sociology of Steampunk

    Key Publications and Presentations 

    Mark Cohan. “The Problem of Gears and Goggles: Managing Membership Boundaries and Identities in the Steampunk Subculture.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association, San Diego, CA, March 22 – 25, 2012.

    Mark Cohan & Kathleen Cook. [In press.] “Two Sides of the Same Coin: The Sociological and Psychological and Social Psychology of Crime.” Helfgott, J.B. (Ed.). Criminal Psychology, Volumes 1-4. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers.

    Book review. The Bully Society: School Shootings and the Crisis of Bullying in America’s Schools by Jessie Klein. Gender and Society [in press.]

    Mark Cohan. (2009). “Bad Apple: The Social Production and Subsequent Reeducation of a Bad Teacher.” Change, (November/December), 32-36.

    Mark Cohan. (2009). “Adolescent Heterosexual Males Talk About the Role of Male Peer Groups in Their Sexual Decision-Making.” Sexuality and Culture, 13:152-177.