Published Articles


  • Watchese, Joy Ngelor, Michael S. Barton, Frederick Weil & Timothy T. Reling. 2023. A Socio-Spatial Analysis of Race and Crime in New Orleans, Deviant Behavior, 44:8, 1163-1178, - here

  • Barton, Michael S., Frederick D. Weil, and Nicholas Van De Voorde. 2022. "Interrogating the Importance of Collective Resources for the Relationship of Gentrification With Health." Housing Policy Debate:1-17. - here

  • Frederick D Weil. 2020. "Researching Crime After a Disaster: What We Can Learn From a Large Survey in New Orleans After Hurricane Katrina." American Behavioral Scientist, - here

  • Barton, Michael S., Frederick D Weil, Matthew Valasik, Heather M Rackin, Lynnette Coto. 2020. "What was Washed Away and What Was Not: An Assessment of the Impact of Hurricane Katrina on Index Crimes." Forthcoming in the Journal of Crime and Justice. - here

  • Kevin J. Brown and Frederick D. Weil. 2019. "Strangers in the Neighborhood: Violence and Neighborhood Boundaries." Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, - here

  • Frederick D. Weil, Michael S. Barton, Heather M. Rackin, and Matthew Valasik. 2019. "Collective resources and violent crime reconsidered: New Orleans before and after Hurricane Katrina." Journal of Interpersonal Violence, - here

  • Frederick D. Weil, Heather M. Rackin, and David Maddox. 2018. "Collective Resources in the Repopulation of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina," Natural Hazards 94(2): 927-952. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-018-3432-7. - here

  • Barton, Michael S., Frederick Weil, Melinda Jackson, and Darien Hickey. 2016. "An Investigation of the Influence of the Spatial Distribution of Neighborhood Violent Crime on Fear of Crime." Crime & Delinquency. DOI:10.1177/0011128716671874. - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. 2011. "Rise of Community Organizations, Citizen Engagement, and New Institutions," in Amy Liu, Roland V. Anglin, Richard Mizelle, and Allison Plyer, editors, Resilience and Opportunity: Lessons from the U.S. Gulf Coast after Katrina and Rita, pp. 201-219. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press. - here

  • Frederick Weil, Edward Shihadeh, and Matthew Lee. 2011. "The Burdens of Social Capital: How Socially-Involved People Dealt with Stress after Hurricane Katrina." Social Science Research 41(1):110-119.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2011.06.006, here

  • Patterson, Olivia, Frederick D. Weil, and Kavita Patel. 2010. “The Role of Community in Disaster Response: Conceptual Models.” Population Research and Policy Review 29, 2:127-141. DOI 10.1007/s11113-009-9133-x. here

  • Matthew R. Lee, Frederick D. Weil, Edward S. Shihadeh. 2007. “The FEMA Trailer Parks: Negative Perceptions and the Social Structure of Avoidance,” Sociological Spectrum 27: 741–766. - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "Political Culture, Political Structure and Democracy: The Case of Legitimation and Opposition Structure." Research on Democracy and Society, Vol. 2, 1994 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "Cohorts and the Transition to Democracy in Germany after 1945 and 1989." In Henk Becker and Piet Hermkens, eds., Solidarity of Generations? Thesis Publishers, Amsterdam, 1994 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "The Development of Democratic Attitudes in Eastern and Western Germany in a Comparative Perspective." Research on Democracy and Society, Vol. 1, 1993 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "Structural Determinants of Political Tolerance In Germany," Research on Political Sociology 1991 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "Survey Findings on Antisemitism: A Four-National Comparison" (An English translation of: "Umfragen zum Antisemitismus: Ein Vergleich zwischen vier Nationen"), in Werner Bergmann and Rainer Erb, eds., Antisemitismus in der politischen Kultur nach 1945 (Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, 1990), pp. 131-178. - here. ...In German here.

  • Frederick D. Weil. "The Sources and Structure of Legitimation in Western Democracies: A Consolidated Model Tested with Time-Series Data in Six Countries since World War II," American Sociological Review 1989 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "The Stranger, Prudence, and Trust in Hobbes's Theory," Theory and Society 15: 759-788, 1987 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "Cohorts, Regimes, and the Legitimation of Democracy: West Germany since 1945," American Sociological Review 1987 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "The Extent and Structure of Antisemitism in Western Populations Since the Holocaust." Pp. 164-89 in Helen Fein, ed., The Persisting Question: Sociological Perspectives and Social Contexts of Modern Antisemitism, 1987 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "The Variable Effects of Education on Liberal Attitudes: A Comparative-Historical Analysis of Antisemitism using Public Opinion Survey Data," American Sociological Review 1985 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "Tolerance of Free Speech in the United States and West Germany, 1970-79: An Analysis of Public Opinion Survey Data," Social Forces, Vol. 60, No. 4 (Jun., 1982), pp. 973-992 - here

  • Frederick D. Weil. "The Imperfectly Mastered Past: Antisemitism in West Germany Since the Holocaust." New German Critique 20:135 153, 1980 - here

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