Alexandra Slade

President's Professor

  • 1291 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
1990 …2020
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Research Output 1990 2019

2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Anger and Sadness: Gendered Emotional Responses to Climate Threats in Four Island Nations

du Bray, M., Wutich, A., Larson, K., White, D. & Slade, A., Feb 1 2019, In : Cross-Cultural Research. 53, 1, p. 58-86 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate Change
Anger
Climate
anger
Islands
1 Citation (Scopus)

Community hygiene norm violators are consistently stigmatized: Evidence from four global sites and implications for sanitation interventions

Slade, A., Wutich, A., du Bray, M. V., Maupin, J., Schuster, R. C. & Gervais, M. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Social Science and Medicine. 220, p. 12-21 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sanitation
hygiene
Hygiene
norm violation
community

Data Collection in Cross-cultural Ethnographic Research

Wutich, A. & Slade, A., May 1 2019, In : Field Methods. 31, 2, p. 181-189 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

data quality
cultural studies
research planning
time
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development and validation protocol for an instrument to measure household water insecurity across cultures and ecologies: The Household Water InSecurity Experiences (HWISE) Scale

Young, S. L., Collins, S. M., Boateng, G. O., Neilands, T. B., Jamaluddine, Z., Miller, J. D., Slade, A., Frongillo, E. A., Jepson, W. E., Melgar-Quiñonez, H., Schuster, R. C., Stoler, J. B. & Wutich, A., Jan 1 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 1, e023558.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecology
Water
Food Supply
Reproducibility of Results
Ethics
Open Access
Social Welfare
community service
Curriculum
engineering
Students

Fat talk: A citizen sociolinguistic approach

SturtzSreetharan, C., Agostini, G., Slade, A. & Wutich, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Sociolinguistics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sociolinguistics
citizen
redundancy
public space
genre

Household water sharing: a missing link in international health

Stoler, J., Slade, A., Harris, L. M., Wutich, A., Pearson, A. L., Rosinger, A. Y., Schuster, R. C. & Young, S. L., May 1 2019, In : International health. 11, 3, p. 163-165 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water
Water
Health
health
Health Planning
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)
Bariatric Surgery
Weights and Measures
Weight Loss
Equipment and Supplies
Morbid Obesity
3 Citations (Scopus)

Body size, body norms and some unintended consequences of obesity intervention in the Pacific islands

Hardin, J., McLennan, A. K. & Slade, A., Apr 3 2018, In : Annals of Human Biology. 45, 3, p. 285-294 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pacific Islands
Body Size
Obesity
Samoa
Micronesia

Employment and weight status: The extreme case of body concern in South Korea

Han, S. Y., Slade, A. & SturtzSreetharan, C., May 1 2018, In : Economics and Human Biology. 29, p. 115-121 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Republic of Korea
South Korea
Weights and Measures
Occupations
occupation

Friendship as a social mechanism influencing body mass index (BMI) among emerging adults

Bruening, M., van Woerden, I., Schaefer, D. R., Hruschka, D., Slade, A., Whisner, C., Dunton, G. F., Todd, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Laska, M. N., Dec 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 12, e0208894.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

interpersonal relationships
body mass index
Body Mass Index
Students
students
3 Citations (Scopus)

How and why weight stigma drives the obesity 'epidemic' and harms health

Tomiyama, A. J., Carr, D., Granberg, E. M., Major, B., Robinson, E., Sutin, A. R. & Slade, A., Aug 15 2018, In : BMC Medicine. 16, 1, 123.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Weights and Measures
Health
Health Personnel
Drive

Increasing overweight and obesity erodes engagement in one's neighborhood by women, but not men

Schuster, R. C., Han, S. Y., Slade, A. & Wutich, A., Jun 1 2018, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 10, p. 144-149 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Body Size
Social Environment
Retirement
Body Mass Index
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influence of weight concerns on breastfeeding: Evidence from the Norwegian mother and child cohort study

Han, S. Y. & Slade, A., Mar 1 2018, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 30, 2, e23086.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

breastfeeding
breast feeding
Breast Feeding
cohort studies
Cohort Studies

Long-Term Benefits of Short-Term Research-Integrated Study Abroad

Ruth, A., Slade, A., Blasco, D. & Wutich, A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Studies in International Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

studies abroad
career
minority
experience
student
1 Citation (Scopus)

Moral Biocitizenship: Discursively Managing Food and the Body after Bariatric Surgery

SturtzSreetharan, C., Trainer, S., Wutich, A. & Slade, A., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Linguistic Anthropology. 28, 2, p. 221-240 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

surgery
food
eating habits
speaking
Surgery
6 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity stigma as a globalizing health challenge

Slade, A., SturtzSreetharan, C. & Wutich, A., Feb 13 2018, In : Globalization and Health. 14, 1, 20.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Obesity
Weights and Measures
Fats
Health
Australasia
research methods
food
health
video
childbirth
3 Citations (Scopus)
Shame
Depression
Weights and Measures
Pediatric Obesity
Obesity
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

Blogs as elusive ethnographic texts: Methodological and ethical challenges in qualitative online research

Kurtz, L. C., Trainer, S., Beresford, M., Wutich, A. & Slade, A., Jan 1 2017, In : International Journal of Qualitative Methods. 16, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

weblog
social media
qualitative method
qualitative research
2 Citations (Scopus)

Eating in the Panopticon: Surveillance of Food and Weight before and after Bariatric Surgery

Trainer, S., Wutich, A. & Slade, A., Mar 24 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Medical Anthropology: Cross Cultural Studies in Health and Illness. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
eating behavior
surgery
surveillance
Eating
3 Citations (Scopus)

Emotion, Coping, and Climate Change in Island Nations: Implications for Environmental Justice

Du Bray, M. V., Wutich, A., Larson, K., White, D. & Slade, A., Aug 1 2017, In : Environmental Justice. 10, 4, p. 102-107 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental justice
Climate Change
Social Justice
Islands
Emotions
8 Citations (Scopus)

Fat planet: Obesity, culture, and symbolic body capital

Anderson-Fye, E. P. & Slade, A., Jan 1 2017, The University of New Mexico Press. 262 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

social science
history

Hope and worry: Gendered emotional geographies of climate change in three vulnerable U.S. communities

Du Bray, M. V., Wutich, A. & Slade, A., Apr 1 2017, In : Weather, Climate, and Society. 9, 2, p. 285-297 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
geography
community
climate
interview

Introduction: Making sense of the new global body norms

Slade, A., Jan 1 2017, Fat Planet: Obesity, Culture, and Symbolic Body Capital. The University of New Mexico Press, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

3 Citations (Scopus)

Not ‘Taking the Easy Way Out’: Reframing Bariatric Surgery from Low-effort Weight Loss to Hard Work

Trainer, S., Slade, A. & Wutich, A., Jan 2 2017, In : Anthropology and Medicine. 24, 1, p. 96-110 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
surgery
Weight Loss
Southwestern United States
Bariatrics
14 Citations (Scopus)

Weight, gender, and depressive symptoms in South Korea

Slade, A., Han, S. Y. & SturtzSreetharan, C., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Human Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Republic of Korea
South Korea
gender
Depression
Weights and Measures
2016
12 Citations (Scopus)

Bariatric surgery patients' perceptions of weight-related stigma in healthcare settings impair post-surgery dietary adherence

Raves, D. M., Slade, A., Trainer, S., Han, S. Y. & Wutich, A., Oct 10 2016, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 7, OCT, 1497.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Perception
Bariatric Surgery
Delivery of Health Care
Weights and Measures
Weight Loss
6 Citations (Scopus)
Body Image
Weight Gain
Cohort Studies
Mothers
Depression
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-Cultural Perceptions of Water Risks and Solutions Across Select Sites

Larson, K., Stotts, R., Wutich, A., Slade, A. & White, D., Feb 7 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Society and Natural Resources. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water
resident
pollution
Bolivia
Melanesia
6 Citations (Scopus)
Social Support
Weights and Measures
Exercise
Students
Weight Gain
8 Citations (Scopus)

Publically Misfitting: Extreme Weight and the Everyday Production and Reinforcement of Felt Stigma

Slade, A., Trainer, S., Han, S. & Wutich, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Medical Anthropology Quarterly.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reinforcement
Weights and Measures
Cues
Weight Loss
lack
5 Citations (Scopus)

The fat self in virtual communities: Success and failure in weight-loss blogging

Trainer, S., Slade, A., Wutich, A., Kurtz, L. & Niesluchowski, M., Aug 1 2016, In : Current Anthropology. 57, 4, p. 523-528 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

virtual community
Fat
Weight Loss
Virtual Community
Blogging
9 Citations (Scopus)

Weight-related stigma is a significant psychosocial stressor in developing countries: Evidence from Guatemala

Hackman, J., Maupin, J. & Slade, A., Jul 1 2016, In : Social Science and Medicine. 161, p. 55-60 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Guatemala
Developing Countries
developing country
Thinness
Weights and Measures
2 Citations (Scopus)

Weight stigma and eating behaviors on a college campus: Are students immune to stigma's effects?

Slade, A., Brennhofer, S., van Woerden, I. & Bruening, M., Dec 1 2016, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 4, p. 578-584 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Feeding Behavior
Students
Weights and Measures
Eating
Body Weights and Measures
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)
Tropics
Genetic Structures
subtropics
tropics
population structure
10 Citations (Scopus)

Obese, fat, or "just big"? Young adult deployment of and reactions to weight terms

Trainer, S., Slade, A., Williams, D. & Chavez, J. R., Sep 1 2015, In : Human Organization. 74, 3, p. 266-275 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

young adult
health
university
trend
eating behavior
1 Citation (Scopus)

Obesity: Cultural and Biological Factors

Slade, A., Mar 26 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

biological factors
cultural factors
medicalization
food supply
public health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Translating human biology (introduction to special issue)

Slade, A. & Mckenna, J. J., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 27, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biology
Biological Sciences
translation (genetics)
environmental damage
environmental degradation
14 Citations (Scopus)

Translating obesity: Navigating the front lines of the "war on fat"

Trainer, S., Slade, A., Hruschka, D. & Williams, D., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 27, 1, p. 61-68 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

obesity
fat
Obesity
Fats
lipids
2014
5 Citations (Scopus)
Paraguay
Bolivia
Muslim
India
low wage
2 Citations (Scopus)

Children's perceived water futures in the United States southwest

Vins, H., Wutich, A., Slade, A., Beresford, M., Ruth, A. & Roberts, C., Sep 1 2014, In : Human Organization. 73, 3, p. 235-246 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water
technical innovation
present
Southwest
Water
28 Citations (Scopus)

Disentangling basal and accumulated body mass for cross-population comparisons

Hruschka, D., Hadley, C. & Slade, A., 2014, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 153, 4, p. 542-550 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Mass Index
Population
chronic illness
Human Body
Young Adult
31 Citations (Scopus)

Food, water, and scarcity: Toward a broader anthropology of resource insecurity

Wutich, A. & Slade, A., 2014, In : Current Anthropology. 55, 4, p. 444-468 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

anthropology
food
water
resources
hunger
8 Citations (Scopus)

Food insecurity and body norms among rural Guatemalan Schoolchildren

Maupin, J. & Slade, A., 2014, In : American Anthropologist. 116, 2, p. 332-337 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrition situation
schoolchild
evaluation
ecology
prejudice
14 Citations (Scopus)

Hard paths, soft paths or no paths? Cross-cultural perceptions of water solutions

Wutich, A., White, A. C., White, D., Larson, K., Slade, A. & Roberts, C., Jan 13 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 1, p. 109-120 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water
infrastructure
urban site
natural resource
water resource
88 Citations (Scopus)

Stigma and the perpetuation of obesity

Slade, A., 2014, In : Social Science and Medicine. 118, C, p. 152-158 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Emotions
demographic situation
stigmatization
body weight
15 Citations (Scopus)

Stigmatized neighborhoods, social bonding, and health

Wutich, A., Ruth, A., Slade, A. & Boone, C., Dec 1 2014, In : Medical Anthropology Quarterly. 28, 4, p. 556-577 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Stigma
Health
health
Mental Health
mental health
2013
26 Citations (Scopus)
Developing Countries
developing country
Gross Domestic Product
Benchmarking
Population
5 Citations (Scopus)

Fairness and the human right to water: A preliminary cross-cultural theory

Wutich, A., Slade, A., Sigurdsson, S., Stotts, R. & York, A., Aug 15 2013, The Social Life of Water. Berghahn Books, p. 220-238 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

cultural theory
human rights
fairness
water