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Crowley, Jocelyn Elise

                                                      defiant dads Jocelyn Elise Crowley
Associate Professor 
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Office: CSB - 549
Phone: (848) 932-2499 X872
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Education and Background
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.P.P., Georgetown University
B.A., Cornell University
American Social Policy, Public Policy, Research Methods 
Child Support, Fathers' Rights, Women and Carework, Women and Politics
  • Crowley, Jocelyn Elise, Margaret Watson, and Maureen Waller.  2008. “Understanding ‘Power Talk:’ Language, Public Policy, and Democracy.”  Perspectives on Politics 6(1): 71-88.

  • Gano, Gretchen, Jocelyn Elise Crowley, and David Guston.  2007. “‘Shielding’ the Knowledge Transfer Process in Human Service Research.” Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 17(1): 39-60.

  • Crowley, Jocelyn Elise. 2003. “The Gentrification of Child Support Enforcement Services, 1950-1984.” Social Service Review 77(4):585-604.

  • Crowley, Jocelyn Elise and Theda Skocpol.  2001.  “The Rush to Organize: Explaining Associational Formation in the United States, 1860s-1920s.” American Journal of Political Science 45(4):813-829.

  • Crowley, Jocelyn Elise.  2001.  “Who Institutionalizes Institutions? The Case of Paternity Establishment in the United States.” Social Science Quarterly 82(2): 312-328.


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