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Angie Henderson

Angie Henderson


Department of Sociology
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-2195
(970) 351-1527
Candelaria 2016
Office Hours
On Sabbatical Fall 2022
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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