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Faculty Publications

A guide to the books published by Wayne State University faculty.

Recent Faculty Publications

Explore monograph and chapter publications authored or edited by Wayne State University faculty and staff over the past 3 years. 

View more extensive listings using the Books by Year or Books by School/College sections of this guide.

Aging Nationally in Contemporary Poland: Memory, Kinship, and Personhood (2021)

Jessica C. Robbins, Ph.D. Anthropology, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Detroit in 50 Maps (2021)

Alex Hill, Ph.D., GIS Director, Adjunct Professor, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Department of Public Health, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

The Expanding Universe of Writing Studies: Higher Education Writing Research (2021)

Chapter 6: “Thin-Slice Methods and Contextualized Norming: Innovative Assessment Methodologies for Austere Times.” Written with Ellen Barton, Jeff Pruchnic, Ruth Boeder, Jared Grogan, Sarah Primeau, Joseph Torok, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Tanina Foster, WSU School of Medicine and Karmonos Cancer Institute. 

Minority Report: Dissent and diversity in science (2021)

William Lynch, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Narrative Art and the Politics of Health (2021)

Aaron Martin, Ph.D. Political Science, Senior Lecturer in the Irvin D. Reid Honors College.

Chapter 6 "The Cultural Production of Commodifying Under Resourced Bodies."

At the Forefront of Political Psychology: Essays in Honor of John L. Sullivan (2020)

Ewa Golebiowska, Professor of Political Psychology and Political Behavior.

Chapter 7: "Ethnic and Religious Tolerance in Poland through the Lens of the Sullivan."

Becoming a Transformative Leader: A Guide to Creating Equitable Schools (2020)

Carolyn Shields, Ph.D., Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, College of Education

Calling Memory into Place (2020)

Dora Apel, Ph.D. Art History, Professor Emerita- Modern and Contemporary Art History.

A Companion to Federico Fellini (2020)

Elena Past, Ph.D., Professor of Italian. Wrote chapter "Environmental Fellini."

Critical Essays on Elmore Leonard (2020)

Chapter 1: Nostalgia and Authenticity in Elmore Leonard's Conflicted Heroes
Michael Scrivener, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Derrida's In/Voice (2020)

Chris Tysh, M.A., Senior Lecturer, Department of English.

Detroit's Hidden Channels: The Power of French-Indigenous Families in the Eighteenth Century (2020)

Karen Marrero, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Exit and Voice: the paradox of cross-border politics in Mexico (2020)

Lauren Duquette-Rury, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

French Connections: cultural mobility in North America and the Atlantic world, 1600-1875 (2020)

Karen Marrero, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Chapter "From Voyageurs to Emigrants : Leaving the St. Lawrence Valley for the Detroit River Borderland, 1796-1846" by Guillaume Teasdale and Karen L. Marrero

Hark, Hark! Hear the Story of a Science Educator (2020)

Jazlin Ebenezer, Ph.D., Teacher Education Division, College of Education.

The Inner Coast: Essays (2020)

Donovan Hohn, M.A., M.F.A., Associate Professor/Coordinator of Creative Writing, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Invisible Ink: A Memoir (2020)

Guy Stern, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor Emeritus of German and Slavic Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Medical Arabic (2020)

Abderrahman Zouhir, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Arabic Language Coordinator & Graduate Advisor for MALL Program and Near Eastern Languages, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Abdulqadir Abdulkarim, Ph.D., Professor of Arabic Applied Linguistics & Second Language Acquisition, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Reckonings: Numerals, cognition, and history (2020)

Stephen Chrisomalis, Ph.D. Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Respect: The Poetry of Detroit Music (2020)

Michael Liebler, M.A.T., Senior Lecturer, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Scorpionfish: A novel (2020)

Natalie Bakopoulos, M.F.A., Assistant Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Water, Rhetoric, and Social Justice: A Critical Confluence (2020)

Chapter 7: Naturalizing Environmental Injustice: How Privileged Residents Make Sense of Detroit’s Water Shutoffs

Rahul Mitra, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Communication, College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts

Kelsey Mesmer, Ph.D. Candidate, Instructor, Thomas C. Rumble Fellow in the Department of Communication, College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts

Mostafa Aniss, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Communication, College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts.

 

Weaponized Whiteness: The constructions and deconstructions of white identity politics (2020)

Fran Shor, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science (2019)

Moh Malek, Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Fellow in Molecular/Cellular Exercise Physiology, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Animal Models in Cancer Drug Discovery (2019)

Ramzi M. Mohammad, Ph.D., Professor, Oncology, School of Medicine
Asfar Azmi, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Oncology, School of Medicine

Balkan Blues: Consumer politics after state socialism (2019)

Yuson Jung, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Communication in Times of Trouble (2019)

Matthew Seeger, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Fine, Performing, and Communication Arts. Professor, Department of Communication.

Comprehensive Dictionary of Audiology, illustrated (2019)

Dr. Brad Stach, Ph.D., Professor and Audiology Clinical Director, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Connected Vehicles: intelligent transportation systems (2019)

Radovan Miucic, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering

Constitutional Law in the United States (2019)

Robert A. Sedler, J.D. Distinguished Professor of Law, Law School

Criminal Pretrial Advocacy (2019)

Peter Henning, J.D. Professor of Law, Law School

A Critical Introduction to Language Evolution: Current Controversies and Future Prospects (2019)

Ljiljana Progovac, Ph.D. Professor and Graduate Director of Linguistics. Department of English and Linguistics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Diagnosis Narratives and the Healing Ritual in Western Medicine (2019)

Dr. James Meza, M.D. Assistant Professor and Clinical Educator. Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine

Economic Foundations of Law (3rd ed.) (2019)

Stephen Spurr, Ph.D.  Professor, Department of Economics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Elizabeth Bowen (2019)

Chapter 4 Obnoxiousness and Elizabeth Bowen’s Queer Adolescents 

renée c. hoogland, Ph.D., Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Evolved Emotions: An interdisciplinary and functional analysis (2019)

Glenn Weisfeld, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Psychology., College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Expanding the Black Film Canon : race and genre across six decades (2019)

Lisa Doris Alexander, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of African American Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Genome Chaos: Rethinking Genetics, Evolution, and Molecular Medicine (2019)

Henry Heng, Ph.D. Professor of Molecular Medicine and Genetics and of Pathology, Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, School of Medicine

The Idea of Suicide: Contagion, Imitation and Cultural Diffusion (2019)

Michael Kral, Ph.D,. Associate Professor, School of Social Work

Industrial Organization: minds, bodies, and epidemics (2019)

Li Way Lee, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Economics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Italian Ecocinema Beyond the Human (2019)

Elena Past, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Classical and Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

The Legacy of Rulership in Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl's Historia de la Nación Chichimeca (2019)

Leisa Kauffmann, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Classical and Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Our Selves (2019)

George C. Galster, Ph.D. Clarence Hilberry Professor of Urban Affairs and Distinguished Professor Emeritus, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mid-Career Faculty: Trends, Barriers and Possibilities (2019)

Anita Welch, Ph.D. Professor, Teacher Education Division, College of Education

Modeling, Stochastic Control, Optimization, and Applications (2019)

George Yin, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor, Department of Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Spectral Geometry of Shapes (2019)

Jing Hua, Ph.D. Professor of Computer Science, College of Engineering.

Strains of dissent : popular music and everyday resistance in WWII France, 1940-1945 (2019)

Kelly Jakes, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, College of Fine, Performing, and Communication Arts

Work Across the Lifespan (2019)

Boris Baltes (editor), Ph.D., Professor of Industrial/Organizational Psychology and Vice President of Academic Personnel, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.