Publications

Book:

Collins, Caitlyn. Making Motherhood Work: How Women Manage Careers and Caregiving. Forthcoming Feb. 2019 with Princeton University Press.


Peer-Reviewed Articles:

Collins, Caitlyn, Katherine Jensen, and Javier Auyero. 2017. “A Proposal for Public Sociology as Localized Intervention and Collective Enterprise: The Makings and Impact of Invisible in Austin.Qualitative Sociology 40(2):191-214.

Rudrappa, Sharmila and Caitlyn Collins. 2015. “Altruistic Agencies and Compassionate Consumers: Moral Framing of Transnational Surrogacy.” Gender & Society 29(6):937-959.

Pudrovska, Tetyana, Deborah Carr, Michael McFarland, and Caitlyn Collins. 2013. “Higher-Status Occupations and Breast Cancer: A Life-Course Stress Approach.” Social Science & Medicine 89:53-61.

Janning, Michelle, Caitlyn Collins, and Jacqueline Kamm. 2011. “Gender, Space, and Objects in Divorced Families.” Michigan Family Review 15(1):35-58.

Janning, Michelle, Jill Laney, and Caitlyn Collins. 2010. “Spatial and Temporal Arrangements, Parental Authority, and Young Adults’ Post-Divorce Experiences.” The Journal of Divorce and Remarriage 51(7):413-427.


Chapters in Edited Volumes:

Collins, Caitlyn. 2018. “The Promise and Limits of Work-Family Supports in a Shifting Policy Landscape: A Double Bind for Working Mothers in Western Germany.” Pp. 141-167 in Contemporary Parenting and Parenthood: From News Headlines to New Research, ed. Michelle Janning. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger Press.

Collins, Caitlyn and Jennifer Glass. 2018. “Effects of Work-Family Policies on Parenthood and Wellbeing.” Pp. 337-439 in Handbook of Child and Family Policy, ed. Guðný Björk Eydal and Tine Rostgaard. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Collins, Caitlyn. 2015. “The Difference between a Cocktail Waitress and a Stripper? Two Weeks.” Pp. 115-137 in Invisible in Austin: Life and Labor in Austin, Texas, ed. Javier Auyero. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press.

Collins, Caitlyn and Michelle Janning. 2010. “The Stuff at Mom’s House and the Stuff at Dad’s House: The Material Consumption of Divorce for Adolescents.” Pp. 163-177 in Childhood and Consumer Culture, eds. David Buckingham and Vebjørg Tingstad. Hampshire, England: Palgrave Macmillan.


Manuscripts in Progress:

Collins, Caitlyn. “Who to Blame and How to Solve It: Mothers’ Perceptions of Work-Family Conflict Across Western Policy Regimes.” Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Marriage and Family.

Collins, Caitlyn. “Is Maternal Guilt a Cross-National Experience?” Revise and Resubmit, Qualitative Sociology.

Collins, Caitlyn. “A Right or a Privilege? How Mothers Frame Work-Family Policy Support.”

Collins, Caitlyn and Ellie Zimmerman. “The Birth of the Motherhood Penalty: Pregnancy Announcements at Work.”

Collins, Caitlyn and Rachel Hellman. “The Meanings Mothers Attach to Outsourced Childcare and Housework.”


Other Writing:

Collins, Caitlyn. 2018. “Americans Love Seeing Swedish Dads Out With Their Kids. This is a Problem.” Slate, April 11.

Collins, Caitlyn. 2017. “In Germany, Parents Can Sue the Government for Failing to Provide Child Care.” The Atlantic, January 10.

Op-Eds:

Javier Auyero, Caitlyn Collins, and Katherine Jensen. 2015. “Exposing the Underbelly of Austin’s Economic Segregation.” Austin American-Statesman, June 24.

Collins, Caitlyn, Katherine Jensen, Kristine Kilanski, and Javier Auyero. 2015. “The Other Side of Austin, TX.” Metropolitiques, March 2.

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