Mahala Stewart

Lecturer

Education

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2018
M.A., Sociology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2015
B.A., Sociology, University of Maine, 2009

Research Areas

Gender, Race, and Class Inequalities; Family; Education; Feminist Theory; Qualitative Methods

Selected Publications

Brown, Marni and Dyer Stewart, Mahala. Forthcoming. "Intersections of Gender, Sexuality, and Family Diversity." Invited chapter in Social Studies of Gender: A Next Wave Reader. Edited by Christine Wood, Cognella Academic Publishing.

Brown, Marni, Misra, Joya, and Dyer Stewart, Mahala, editors. 2017. Gendered Lives, Sexual Beings: A Feminist Antholody, SAGE Publishing.

Blackstone, Amy and Dyer Stewart, Mahala. 2016. "There's More Thinking to Decide: How the Childfree Decide Not to Parent." The Family Journal 24(3): 296-303.

Dyer Stewart, Mahala and Gerstel, Naomi. 2016. “Family Care Policies.” The Encyclopedia of Adulthood and Aging, edited by Susan Krauss Whitbourne.

Blackstone, Amy and Dyer Stewart, Mahala. 2012. “Choosing to Be Childfree: Research on the Decision not to Parent” Sociology Compass 6: 718-727.