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Melinda Kane

Melinda D. Kane
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2000
Office: Brewster A-404
Tel: 252.737.2478
E-mail: kanem@ecu.edu

Curriculum Vita

Areas of Interest: Social Movements, Stratification and Inequality, Gay and Lesbian Politics, Gender, Political Sociology


Research

Selected Publications and Papers In Progress

Melinda D. Kane.  Forthcoming, Summer 2013.  "Finding 'Safe' Campuses:  Predicting the Presence of LGBT Student Groups at North Carolina Colleges and Universities."  The Journal of Homosexuality 60(6).

Melinda D. Kane.  Forthcoming, March 2013.  "LGBT Religious Activism:  Predicting State Variations in the Number of Metropolitan Community Churches, 1974-2000."  Sociological Forum 28(1).

Jason Lee Crocket and Melinda D. Kane.  2012.  "Mobilizing in Response to Threat:  The Case of the Ex-Gay Movement."  Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change 33:227-256.

Karen L. Hayslett and Melinda D. Kane. 2011 “‘Out’ in Columbus:  Neighborhood Level Variations in Gay and Lesbian Concentration.”  City & Community 10(2):131-156.

Melinda D. Kane. 2010.  "You've Won, Now What?  The Influence of Policy Success on Gay and Lesbian Mobilization, 1974-1999."  The Sociological Quarterly 51:255:277.