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Harmony Newman

Harmony Newman

Associate Professor & Graduate Program Coordinator

Pronouns: She, her, hers
Department of Sociology
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-2271
(970) 351-1527
Candelaria 2040
Office Hours
MW 11:00 – 12:30
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Department of Sociology
Campus Box 142
Greeley, CO 80639


Professional/Academic Experience

Research/Areas of Interest

Gender, Motherhood, Social Movements, Health and Illness

Publications/Creative Works

2016 “The Price Mothers Pay, Even When They Aren't Buying It:  Mental Health Consequences of Idealized Motherhood.”  Sex Roles: A Journal of Research 74(11): 512-526 (with Dr. Angela Henderson and Sandra Harmon).

2014 “The Modern Mystique: Organizational Enforcement of Hegemonic Motherhood.” Sociological Inquiry 84(3): 472-491 (with Dr. Angela Henderson).

2014 “Embodied Activism without Bodies? Analysis of Embodiment in the Breastfeeding and Male Circumcision Movements.” Sociology of Health and Illness 36(5): 639-654 (with Dr. Laura Carpenter).

2014 Review of Militant Lactivism?: Attachment Parenting and Intensive Motherhood in the UK and France, by Charlotte Faircloth, 2013.  In Gender & Society 28(2): 328-329.      

2011 Review of Opting Out: Why Women Really Quit Careers and Head Home, by Pamela Stone.  University of California Press, 2007.  In Work and Occupations: An International Sociological Journal 38(4): 514-516.

Honors and Awards

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