Jeanne A Holcomb

Assistant Professor
Full-Time Faculty
College of Arts and Sciences: Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work

Profile

Jeanne is an assistant professor of sociology. Her research interests include: family experiences; health, aging and the lifecourse; child well-being; and social stratification.

Degrees

  • Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Florida

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Latham, K., Fernandez-Baca, D., and Holcomb, J.  "Who Cares for the Kids? Social Parenting in Disney Films". Forthcoming. Journal of Family Issues.

Latham, K. and Holcomb, J.  "Racial Variations of Parity Status as a Predictor of Disability Onset Among Old-Old Women". Journal of Family Issues. Published online (www) >>

Perdue, R., Sbicca, J., and Holcomb, J.  (2012). "A Life Cycle Approach to Food Justice: The Case of Breastfeeding". Environmental Justice, 5(3), 168-172.

Book Chapter

Holcomb, J.  (2012). "First comes the Baby Carriage?: Non-Normative Transitions to Parenthood in Film".  In Sutherland and Feltey (Eds.) Cinematic Sociology (pp. 272-285). Los Angeles, CA: Sage.