Selected Bibliography for Alessandra González

Senior Research Associate

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Published Works

"Women’s University Attainment and Labor Force Participation in Gulf Cooperation Council Countries," Alessandra L. González, in B. English, M. E. Frederickson and O. Sanmiguel-Valderrama: Global Women's Work: Perspectives on Gender and Work in the Global Economy. New York: Routledge, 2019.

"The Veil You Know: Individual and Societal-Level Explanations for Wearing the Hijab in Comparative Perspective." Lubna A. Al-Kazi and Alessandra L. González; Social Compass, 2018, 65(5), pp. 566-90.

"Women in the News: A US–Arab Gulf Comparison," Alessandra L. González, in E. Maestri and A. Profanter: Arab Women and the Media in Changing Landscapes. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 75-90

""Not at All Religious": Irreligiosity as Social Deviance in a Majority Muslim Context." Alessandra L. González; Deviant Behavior, 2016, 37(2), pp. 184-95.

""Working with Patriarchy: Strategies for Women’s Empowerment in Comparative Perspective."," Alessandra L. González, in M. M. Aman and M. J. Aman: Middle East Conflicts & Reforms. Washington, DC: Westphalia, 2014, pp. 275-92

"How Women Engage Homegrown Terrorism." Alessandra L. González, Joshua D. Freilich and Steven M. Chermak; Feminist Criminology, 2014, 9(4), pp. 344-66.

Islamic Feminism in Kuwait : The Politics and Paradoxes; Alessandra L. González; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013

""Who Is an Islamic Feminist and What Does He Look Like?"," Alessandra L. González, in A. Nassef: Islam and International Relations: Mutual Perceptions. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013, pp. 39-49

""Choosing through the Iron Veil: Gender and Power among Elite Women in Kuwait"," Alessandra L. González, in S. DasGupta, R. Driskell, N. Yeates and Y. Braun: Women’s Encounter with Globalization. London: Frontpage Publications, 2012.

Variations in the Sociology of Islam and Gender : A Multi-Level Analysis of Islam and Gender in Majority Muslim Contexts.; Alessandra L. González; Ph.D Dissertation, Baylor University, 2011.

"Complicating the “Clash of Civilizations”: Gender and Politics in Contemporary Kuwait." Alessandra L. González and Lubna Al-Kazi; Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion, 2011, pp. 64-84.

"Measuring Religiosity in a Majority Muslim Context: Gender, Religious Salience, and Religious Experience among Kuwaiti College Students—a Research Note." Alessandra L. González; Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 2011, 50(2), pp. 339-50.