Dr. Jacquelyn White applies theories and research from social psychology to problems of sexual aggression and victimization, social influence, and gender issues. Her research focuses primarily on gender issues and aggression using research techniques ranging from laboratory experiments to surveys and interviews. She has published numerous articles and chapters, most recently applying an ecological developmental perspective to aggression and violence, and she is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences.
- Aggression, Conflict, Peace
- Gender Psychology
- Interpersonal Processes
- Persuasion, Social Influence
- Sexuality, Sexual Orientation
- Travis, C. B., & White, J. W. (2000). Sexuality, society, and feminism. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
- Smith, P. H., White, J. W., & Holland, L. J. (2003). A longitudinal perspective on dating violence among adolescent and college-age women. Journal of American Public Health Association, 93, 1104-1109.
- White, J. W., Merrill, L., & Koss, M. P. (2001). Predictors of premilitary courtship violence in a Navy recruit sample. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 16, 910-927.
- White, J. W., Russo, N. F., & Travis, C. B. (Eds.). (2001). Women's lives, feminist research, and the decade of behavior. Special Issue of Psychology of Women Quarterly, 25.
- White, J. W., & Smith, P. H. (2004). Sexual assault perpetration and re-perpetration: From adolescence to young adulthood. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 31, 182-202.
- White, J. W., Smith, P. H., Koss, M. P., & Figueredo, A. J. (2000). Intimate partner aggression: What have we learned? Commentary on Archer's meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 126, 690-696.
- Introduction to Social Psychology
- Sex, Gender, and Behavior
Department of Psychology
University of North Carolina
Greensboro, North Carolina 27402-6164
- Phone: (336) 256-0014
- Fax: (336) 334-5066