Alesha Elizabeth Doan

University of Kansas
School of Public Affairs & Administration; Political Science

1541 Lilac Lane
Blake Hall, 504
Lawrence, Kansas
USA
66047
adoan@ku.edu

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Professor Doan’s interdisciplinary research is guided by her broader interests in public policy, organizations and social equity, with a more specialized focus on the development, adoption and implementation of reproductive policies.

Citation:
Opposition and Intimidation: The Abortion Wars and Strategies of Political Harassment. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2007.
Citation:
Politics of Virginity: Abstinence in Sex Education, with Jean C. Williams. Westport, CT: Praeger Publisher, 2008.
Citation:
“Saying No to Abstinence-Only Education: An Analysis of State Decision-Making,” with Deborah McFarlane. Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Fall 2012 42(4): 613-635.
Citation:
“Giving Girls a Shot: An Examination of Mandatory Vaccination Legislation,” with Kellee Kirkpatrick. Policy Studies Journal, May 2013 41(2): 295-318.
Citation:
“Not A Woman, But A Soldier: Exploring Identity through Translocational Positionality,” with Shannon Portillo. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, 2016.
DOI: 10.1007/s11199-016-0661-7
Citation:
“Teaching Morality by Teaching Science: Religiosity and Abortion Regret,” with Shoshanna Ehrlich. In, New Challenges and Conversations in Reproductive Ethics, eds. Lisa Campo-Engelstein and Paul Burcher. Berlin, Germany: Springer (forthcoming).

Substantive Focus:
Law and Policy PRIMARY
Social Policy SECONDARY

Theoretical Focus:
Policy Process Theory SECONDARY
Agenda-Setting, Adoption, and Implementation PRIMARY

Keywords

REPRODUCTIVE POLICY GENDER EQUITY LAW AND SOCIETY