Here are some of my academic journal articles:
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Death/dying, bodies, and mourning
Timmermans, Stefan, and Pamela J. Prickett. 2022. "Who Counts as Family? How Standards Stratify Lives." American Sociological Review. Online first.
Prickett, Pamela J., and Stefan Timmermans. 2022. "'If No One Grieves, No One Will Remember”: Religion and the Mourning of Abandoned Babies." British Journal of Sociology. https://doi.org/10.1111/1468-4446.12934 (open access)
Timmermans, Stefan, and Pamela J. Prickett. 2021. “The Social Autopsy.” Sociological Methods and Research. https://doi.org/10.1177/00491241211036163
Sohn, Heeju, Stefan Timmermans, and Pamela J. Prickett. 2020. “Loneliness in Life and in Death? Social and Demographic Patterns of Unclaimed Deaths.” PloS one 15(9): e0238348. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238348 (open access)
Mirto, Giorgia, Simon Robins, Karina Horsti, Pamela J. Prickett, Deborah Ruiz Verduzco, and Victor Toom. 2020. “Chapter 5, Mourning missing migrants: Ambiguous loss and the grief of strangers” in Border Deaths: Causes, Dynamics and Consequences of Migration-related Mortality. Paolo Cuttitta and Tamara Last (eds). Amsterdam University Press.
Mental health and race
Prickett, Pamela J. 2021. “When the Road is Covered in Nails: Making Sense of Madness in an Urban Mosque.” Social Problems 68(1): 136–151. https://doi.org/10.1093/socpro/spz057 (open access)
Dan Bolger and Pamela J. Prickett. 2021. “Where Would You Go? Race, Religion, and the Limits of Pastor Mental Health Care in Black and Latino Congregations.” Religions 12(12), 1062. https://doi.org/10.3390/rel12121062 (open access)
Islam and urban inequality
Prickett, Pamela J. 2019. “Changing Constructions of Religious Visibility: The Case of an African American Muslim Community in South Central LA.” Social Compass 66(1): 49-61. https://doi.org/10.1177/0037768618813765
Prickett, Pamela J. 2018. “Complexity Beyond Intersections: Race, Class, and Neighborhood Disadvantage among African American Muslims.” Social Inclusion 6(2), 98-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.17645/si.v6i2.1416
Prickett, Pamela J. 2015. “Negotiating Gendered Religious Space: The Particularities of Patriarchy in an African American Mosque.” Gender & Society 29(1): 51-72. https://doi.org/10.1177/0891243214546934
Prickett, Pamela J. 2014. “Contextualizing from Within: Perceptions of Physical Disorder in a South Central L.A. African American Mosque.” City & Community 13 (3): 214-232. https://doi.org/10.1111/cico.12078