Mark Cohan, PhD
Chair and Associate Professor, Anthropology, Sociology, and Social Work
Associate Professor, Women and Gender Studies
Building/Room: Casey 310-08
Teaching and Research Interests
■Gender and Sexuality
■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.