Abigail SAGUY

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Abigail SAGUY

Associate Professor in the UCLA Department of Sociology and Associate Professor in the UCLA Department of Gender Studies.

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Professeur Associée et vice-présidente de Undergraduate Education, au Département de Sociologie de l'UCLA

Juin 2013
Professeur invitée, L’Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris

Juin 2012
Professeur invitée, Université de Paris 8

Juillet 2012
Visiting Scholar, Centre de Sociologies des Organisations (CNRS — Sciences Po)

Assistant Professor, UCLA Department of Sociology

Fellow, Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University

Fellow, Robert Wood Johnson Scholars in Health Policy Research Program (Yale site)
Eté 2000
Lecturer, Department of Sociology, Princeton University

Nominations Committee. Sociologists for Women in Society. 2012-2015. Elected Position.

Chair-Elect, Chair, and Outgoing Chair, ASA Bodies and Embodiment Section. 2012-2015. Elected Position

Associate Editor, Social Problems. 2011-2014.
Editorial Board, American Sociological Review. 2013-.
Editorial Board, American Journal of Cultural Sociology. 2012-.
Editorial Board, Fat Studies. 2011-2014.
Editorial Board, Sociological Forum, 2008-present.
UCLA Center for the Study of Women Advisory Committee (CSWAC). 2011-present.

"How to Describe it? Why the Term ‘Coming Out’ Means Different Things in the U.S. and France", Sociological Forum, Décembre 2014.

"Gendered Homophobia and the Contradictions of Workplace Discrimination for Women in the Building Trades", Gender & Society, Juin 2014.

"Reporting Risk, Producing Prejudice: How News Reporting on Obesity Shapes Attitudes about Health Risk, Policy, and Prejudice", Social Science and Medicine, Juin 2014.

"Comment parler du harcèlement sexuel ? Une comparaison franco‐ américaine", La Découverte, Novembre, 2013.

What is Sexual Harassment?: From Capitol Hill to the Sorbonne, University of California Press, 2013.

What’s Wrong with Fat? The War on Obesity and its Collateral Damage, Oxford University Press, 2013.

"Les conceptions juridiques du harcèlement sexuel en France et aux Etats‐Unis : Avant et après l’affaire DSK", Travail, Genre et Sociétés, Novembre 2012.

"Coming Out as Fat: Rethinking Stigma", Social Psychology Quarterly, Mars 2011.

"Medical and Scientific Debates over Obesity", Oxford University Press, Mars, 2011.

"Social Problem Construction and National Context: News Reporting on ‘Overweight’ and ‘Obesity’ in the U.S. and France", Social Problems, Novembre 2010.

"Morality and Health: News Media Constructions of Overweight and Eating Disorders", Social problems, Mai 2010.

"Culture and Law: Beyond a Paradigm of Cause and Effect", The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Septembre 2008.

"Fat in the Fire? Science, the News Media, and the ‘Obesity Epidemic", Sociological Forum, Mars 2008.

"The Epidemiology of Overweight and Obesity: Public Health Crisis or Moral Panic?", International Journal of Epidemiology, Février 2006.

"What is Sexual Harassment? From Capitol Hill to the Sorbonne", Thomas Jefferson Law Review, Octobre 2005.

"Weighing Both Sides: Morality, Mortality and Framing Contests over Obesity", Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law, Octobre 2005.

"Constructing Social Problems in an Age of Globalization: A French‐American Comparison", American Sociological Review, Avril 2005.

"National Specificity in an Age of Globalization: Sexual Harassment Law in France", Contemporary French and Francophone Studies, Octobre 2004.

"Cross‐National Understandings of Sexual Harassment: The United States and France Compared", Yale University Press, Novembre, 2003.

"Sex, Inequality, and Ethnography: Response to Erich Goode", Qualitative Sociology, Décembre 2002.

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