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Angie Henderson

Angie Henderson


Department of Sociology
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-2195
Cand 2016
Office Hours
Tuesday 8:30-9:30 and 11:00-12:30, and by appointment
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Department of Sociology
Campus Box 142
Greeley, CO 80639


Ph.D. in Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

Professional/Academic Experience

Research/Areas of Interest

Publications/Creative Works


Allen, K. R., & Henderson, A. C. (in press). Family Theories: Foundations & Applications. Malden, MA: Wiley.

Book Reviews:

Henderson, A.C. 2013. The Tender Cut: Inside the Hidden World of Self-Injury. Social Science Journal, volume 50 (2), 274-275.

Book Chapters:

Allen, Katherine, Angie Henderson and Michelle Murray. 2019. “Theoretical Approaches to Grandparenting.”  In Grandparenting: Influences on the dynamics of family relationships. (Bert Hayslip, Jr. & Christine A. Fruhauf).  New York, NY: Springer.

 Angie Henderson, Christine Ingoldsby & Mark Shuey.  2017. “The Hierarchy Within Women’s Sports: NARPs, No-Bow Lesbos and Horizontal Violence.”  in Women in Sports: Breaking Barriers, Facing Obstacles.  Adrienne Milner & Jomills Henry Braddock II.  ABC-CLIO Publishers.

Henderson, A.C.  2013.  “Defining Caregiving Relationships: Using Intergenerational Ambivalence Theory to Explain Burden Among Racial and Ethnic Groups” in More Than Blood: Today’s Reality and Tomorrow’s Vision of Family.  Sherilyn Marrow & Dennis A.V. Leoutsakas.  Kendall Hunt Publishing Company.

Juried Manuscripts:

Allen, Katherine R. & Angie Henderson. 2018. Writing a Family Theories Textbook: A Pedagogical Praxis.  Invited Commentary, Journal of Family Theory & Review. DOI: 10.1111/jftr.12292

 Guyer, Lauren & Angie Henderson. 2019. Human Trafficking & Sporting Events.  In Global Crime: An Encyclopedia of Cyber Theft, Drug Smuggling, Human Trafficking, Weapon Sales, and Other Illegal Activities.  Edited by Philip Reichel.

 Angie Henderson, Sandra Harmon & Harmony Newman. 2016. The Price Mothers Pay, Even When They Are Not Buying It: Mental Health Consequences of Idealized Motherhood. Sex Roles: An International Journal of Research, 74: 512-526. doi:10.1007/s11199-015-0534-5

Murdock, Jennifer, Molly Strear, Michael Jenkins-Guarnieri, and Henderson, A. C. 2014. Collegiate Athletes and Career Identity. Sport, Education and Society, DOI: 10.1080/13573322.2014.924920

Newman, Harmony D. and Angie C.Henderson.  2014. "The Modern Mystique: Organizational Enforcement of Hegemonic Motherhood" Sociological Inquiry,84(3), 472-491.

Henderson, A. C. and Jennifer Murdock.  2012. "Getting Students Beyond Ideologies: Using Heterosexist Guided Imagery in the Classroom." Innovations in Higher Education, volume 37, number 3.

Honors and Awards

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