Wendy Manning

Wendy-Manning

Position: Distinguished Research Professor of Sociology
Phone: 419-372-2294
Email: wmannin@bgsu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1992

Dr. Manning is interested in how family members define and understand their obligations to each other in an era of increasing diversity and complexity of family relationships. Her work focuses on nonresident fatherhood, unmarried cohabitation, and adolescent relationships.

Recent Publications:

Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (Forthcoming). Cohabitation and intimate partner violence during emerging Adulthood: High constraints and low commitment. Journal of Family Issues. NIHMS: NIHMS829874

Joyner, K., Manning, W. D., & Bogle, B. (Forthcoming). Gender and the stability of same-sex and different-sex relationships among young adults. Demography.

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (Forthcoming). The development of attitudes toward intimate partner violence: An examination of key correlates among a sample of young adults. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. doi: 10.1177/0886260516651311. NIHMSID: 794467

Kaufman-Parks, Angela M., Alfred DeMaris, Peggy C. Giordano, Wendy D. Manning, and Monica A. Longmore. (Forthcoming). Parents and partners: Moderating and mediating influences on intimate partner violence across adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. doi: 10.1177/0265407516676639. NIHMS: NIHMS829867

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2017). Living with parents and emerging adults' depressive symptoms. Journal of Family Issues, 38(16), 2254-2276. doi:10.1177/0192513X15617797. NIHMSID: 701335

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2017). Gender mistrust and intimate partner violence during adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Family Issues, 38(14) 2047-2079. doi: 10.1177/0192513X16686133

Manning, W. D., Payne, K. K., & Stykes, J. B. (2017). Counting marriages in the United States: The value of county-level administrative data. Statistical Journal of the IAOS, 33(3), 719-725, doi: 10.3233/SJI-160338.

Brown, S. L., Manning, W. D., & Payne, K. K. (2017). Relationship quality among cohabiting versus married couples. Journal of Family Issues, 38 (12), 1730-1753. doi: 10.1177/0192513X15622236

Manning, W. D., Brown, S. L., & Stykes, J. B. (2016). Same-sex and different-sex cohabiting couple relationship stability. Demography, Demography 53(4):937-953. doi: 10.1007/s13524-016-0490-x. PMCID: PMC5095690

Longmore, M. C., Manning, W. D., Copp, J. E., & Giordano, P. C. (2016). A prospective study of adolescents’ sexual partnerships on emerging adults’ relationship satisfaction and intimate partner aggression. Emerging Adulthood Emerging Adulthood, 4(6):403-416. doi: 10.1177/2167696816631098. NIHMSID: 795615

Brown, S. L., Stykes, J. B., & Manning, W. D. (2016). Trends in children’s family instability, 1995-2010. Journal of Marriage and Family, 78(5), 1173-1183. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12311. PMCID - In Process

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2016).Couple-level economic/career concerns and intimate partner violence in young adulthood. Journal of Marriage and Family, 78(3), 744-758. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12282. PMCID: PMC4894749

Brown, S. L., Manning, W. D., & Payne, K. K. (2016). Family structure and children's economic well-being: Incorporating same-sex cohabiting mother families. Population Research and Policy Review, 35(1), 1-21. doi: 10.1007/s11113-015-9375-8. PMCID: PMC4301429

Giordano, P. C., Copp, J. E., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2016). Anger, control, and intimate partner violence in young adulthood. Journal of Family Violence. 31(1), 1-13. doi: 10.1007/s10896-015-9753-3. PMCID: PMC4767526

Giordano, P. C., Johnson, W. L., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2016). Parenting in adolescence and young adult intimate partner violence. Journal of Family Issues, 37(4), 443-465. doi: 10.1177/0192513X13520156. PMCID: PMC4758994

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2015). Stay/leave decision-making in non-violent and violent dating relationships. Violence and Victims, 30(4), 581-599. doi: 10.1891/0886-6708.VV-D-13-00176. PMCID: PMC4666798

Giordano, P. C., Copp, J. E., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2015). Contested domains, verbal ‘amplifiers,’ and intimate partner violence in young adulthood. Social Forces. Social Forces 94(2):923-951. doi: 10.1093/sf/sov055. PMCID: PMC4657451

Manning, W. D. (2015). Cohabitation and child well-being. Future of Children, 25(2), 51-64. PMCID: PMC4768758

Manning, W. D. (2015). Family formation processes: Assessing the need for a new nationally representative household panel survey in the United States. Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, 40(1-4), 197-219. doi: 10.3233/JEM-150419. PMCID: PMC4655322

Manning, W. D., & Brown, S. L. (2015). Aging cohabiting couples and family policy: Different-sex and same-sex couples. Public Policy & Aging Report. doi: 10.1093/ppar/prv012. PMCID: PMC4655971

Manning, W. D., & Cohen, J, (2015). Teenage cohabitation, marriage, and childbearing. Population Research and Policy Review, 34(2), 161-177. doi: 10.1007/s11113-014-9341-x. PMCID: PMC4426270.

Johnson, W. L., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2015). The age-IPV curve: Changes in intimate partner violence perpetration during adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 44, 708-726. doi: 10.1007/s10964-014-0158-z. PMCID: PMC4332391

Giordano, P. C., Kaufman, A. M., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2015). Teen dating violence: The influence of friendships and school context. Sociological Focus, 48(2), 150-171. doi: 10.1080/00380237.2015.1007024.

Guzzo, K. B., Nash, S. P., Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (2015). Unpacking the “black box” of race-ethnic variation in fertility. Race and Social Problems, 7(2), 135-149. doi: 10.1007/s12552-014-9141-2. PMCID: PMC450537

Giordano, P. C., Johnson, W. L., Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Minter, M. D. (2015). Intimate partner violence in young adulthood: Narratives of persistence and desistance. Criminology, 53(3), 330-365. doi: 10.1111/1745-9125.12073. PMCID: PMC4628912

Lyons, H., Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (2015). Gender and casual sexual activity from adolescence to emerging adulthood: Social and life course correlates. The Journal of Sex Research,52(5), 543-557. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2014.906032. PMCID: PMC4494681

Copp, J. E., Kuhl, D. C., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2015). Intimate partner violence in neighborhood context: The roles of structural disadvantage, subjective disorder, and emotional distress. Social Science Research, 53, 59-72. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2015.05.001 PMCID: PMC4509556.

Brown, S. L., Manning, W. D., & Stykes, J. B. (2015). Family structure and child well-being: Integrating family complexity. Journal of Marriage and Family, 77(1), 177-190. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12145

Johnson, W. L., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Longmore, M. A. (2015). Relationship context and intimate partner violence from adolescence to young adulthood. Journal of Adolescent Health, 57, 631-636. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2015.08.014. PMCID: PMC4732696

Nash, S. P., Longmore, M. A., Manning, W. D., & Giordano, P. C. (2015). Strained dating relationships, a sense of mattering and emerging adults' depressive symptoms. Depression and Anxiety. PMCID: PMC4569139

Minter, M. D., Longmore, M. A., Giordano. P. C., & Manning, W. D. (2015). Family of origin and peer influences on intimate partner violence during emerging adulthood. In S. R. Maxwell, & S. L. Blair (Eds.), Violence and crime in the family: Patterns, causes, and consequences (Contemporary perspectives in family research, Volume 9). (pp. 1-22). Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

Manning, W. D., Brown, S. L., & Payne, K. (2014). Two decades of stability and change in age at first union formation. Journal of Marriage and Family 76(2):247-260. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12090. PMCID: PMC4136537

Longmore, M. A., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Copp, J. E. (2014). Intimate partner victimization, poor relationship quality, and depressive symptoms during young adulthood. Social Science Research, 48, 77-89. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2014.05.006. PMCID: PMC4180511

Alvira-Hammond, M., Longmore, M. A., Manning, W. D., & Giordano, P. C. (2014). Gainful activity and intimate partner violence in emerging adulthood. Emerging Adulthood 2(2):116-127. doi: 10.1177/2167696813512305  NIHMSID: 545678

Johnson, W. L., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2014). The influence of intimate partner violence on trajectories of depressive symptoms from adolescence to young adulthood. Journal of Health and Social Behavior 55(1):39-55. doi: 10.1177/0022146513520430  PMCID: PMC3990257

Longmore, M. A., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Copp, J. E. (2014). Intimate partner victimization, poor relationship quality, and depressive symptoms during young adulthood. Social Science Research, forthcoming. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2014.05.006  NIHMSID: 600024

Lyons, H., Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (2014). Young adult casual sexual behavior: life course specific motivations and consequences. Sociological Perspectives 57(1):79-101. doi: 10.1177/0731121413517557 NIHMSID: 5456710

Manning, W. D., Brown, S. L., & Stykes, J. B. (2014). Family complexity among children in the United States. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 654:48-65. doi: 10.1177/0002716214524515

Manning, W. D., Fettro, M. N., & Lamidi, E. (2014). Child well-being in same-sex parent families: Review of research prepared for American Sociological Association Amicus Brief. Population Research and Policy Review forthcoming. doi: 10.1007/s11113-014-9329-6  PMCID: PMC4091994

Manning, W. D., Smock, P., Dorius, C., & Cooksey, E. (2014).Cohabitation expectations among young adults in the United States: Do they match behavior? Population Research and Policy Review 33(2):287-305. doi: 10.1007/s11113-013-9316-3  NIHMSID: 553398

Halpern-Meekin, S. C., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Longmore, M. A. (2013). Relationship churning, physical violence, and verbal abuse in young adult relationships. Journal of Marriage and Family 75(1):2-12. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-3737.2012.01029.x  PMCID: PMC3757923

Halpern-Meekin, S. C., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Longmore, M. A. (2013). Relationship churning in emerging adulthood: On/off relationships and sex with an ex. Journal of Adolescent Research 28(2):166-188. doi: 10.1177/0743558412464524  PMCID: PMC3924753

Longmore, M. A., Johnson, W. L., Manning, W. D., & Giordano, P. C. (2013). HIV testing among heterosexual young adults: The influence of individual attitudes and behaviors, partner’s risk-taking and relationship dynamics. Journal of Sex Research 50(5):489-501. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2012.661101  PMCID: PMC4010152

Lyons, H., Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (2013). Predictors of heterosexual casual sex among young adults. Archives of Sexual Behavior 42(4):585-593. doi:10.1007/s10508-012-0051-3

Stykes, J. B., Manning, W. D., & Brown, S. L. (2013). Nonresident fathers and formal child support: Evidence from the CPS, the NSFG, and the SIPP. Demographic Research 29:1299-1330.  doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2013.29.46