Wendy Manning

Position: Distinguished Research Professor of Sociology and
Dr. Howard E. and Penny Daum Aldrich Distinguished Professor
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., Joyner, K., Hemez, P., & Cupka, C. (Forthcoming). Measuring cohabitation in four national surveys. Demography.

Allen, A., Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (Forthcoming). Young adult parents’ work-family conflict: The role of parenting stress and parental conflict. Contemporary Perspectives in Family Research.

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (Forthcoming). Desistance from crime during the transition to adulthood: The influence of parents, peers, and shifts in identity. Journal of Research on Crime and Delinquency.

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (Forthcoming). Neighborhood norms, disadvantage, and intimate partner violence perpetration. Sociological Forum.

Finkeldey, Jessica G., Longmore, M. A., Giordano, P. C., & Manning, W. D. (Forthcoming). Identifying as a troublemaker/partier in young adulthood: The influence of parental incarceration and emotional independence. Journal of Child and Family Studies.

Giordano, P. C., Copp, J. E., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (Forthcoming). When worlds collide: Involvement with friends and intimate partner violence in young adulthood. Social Forces.

Giordano, P. C., Copp, J. E., Manning, W. D. & Longmore, M. A. (Forthcoming). Linking parental incarceration and family dynamics associated with intergenerational transmission: A life course perspective. Criminology.

Kaufman-Parks, A. M., Longmore, M. A., Giordano, P. C., & Manning, W. D. (Forthcoming). Inducing jealousy and intimate partner violence among young adults. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships doi: 10.1177/0265407518802451

Anyawie, M., & Manning, W. D. (2019). Cohabitation and contraceptive use in the United States: A focus on race and ethnicity. Population Research and Policy Review, 38(3), 307-325doi: 10.1007/s11113-018-09506-x

Manning, W. D., Smock, P., & Fettro, M. N. (2019). Cohabitation and marital expectations among single millennials in the U.S. Population Research and Policy Review, 38(3), 327-346. doi: 10.1007/s11113-018-09509-8

Lamidi, E., Manning, W. D. & Brown, S. L. (2019). Change in the stability of first premarital cohabitation among women in the U.S.” Demography, 56(2), 427-450. doi: 10.1007/s13524-019-00765-7

Joyner, K., Manning, W. D., & Prince, B. (2019). The qualities of same-sex and different-sex in young adulthood. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 81(2), 487-505.

Guzzo, K. B., Hemez, P., Anderson, L., Manning, W. D., & Brown, S. L. (2019). Is variation in biological and residential ties to children linked to mothers’ parental stress and perceptions of co-parenting?” Journal of Family Issues 40(4): 488-517. doi: 10.1177/0192513X1882172. NIHMSID: 1010131

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2019). The development of attitudes toward intimate partner violence: An examination of key correlates among a sample of young adults. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 34(7):1357-1387. doi: 10.1177/0886260516651311. NIHMSID: 794467

Manning, W. D., Longmore, M. A., & Giordano, P. C. (2018). Cohabitation and intimate partner violence during emerging Adulthood: High constraints and low commitment. Journal of Family Issues, 39(4), 1030-1055. doi: 10.1177/0192513X16686132. NIHMS: NIHMS829874

Copp, J. E., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2018). Parental incarceration and child well-being: Conceptual and practical concerns regarding the use of propensity scores. Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, 4, 1-12. doi: 10.1177/2378023118779306

Eickmeyer, K. J., & Manning, W. D. (2018). Serial cohabitation in young adulthood: Baby boomers to millennials. (2018). Journal of Marriage and Family, 80, 826-840. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12495

Kaufman-Parks, A. M., DeMaris, A., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2018). Familial effects on intimate partner violence perpetration across adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Family Issues, 39(7), 1933-1961. doi: 10.1177/0192513X17734586

Kaufman-Parks, A. M., DeMaris, A., Giordano, P. C., Manning, W. D., & Longmore, M. A. (2018).  Intimate partner violence perpetration from adolescence to young adulthood: Trajectories and the role of familial factors. Journal of Family Violence, 33(1), 27-41.  doi: 10.1007/s10896-017-9924-5

Joyner, K., Manning, W. D., & Bogle, B. (2017). Gender and the stability of same-sex and different-sex relationships among young adults. Demography, 54(6), 2351-2374.

Kaufman-Parks, Angela M., Alfred DeMaris, Peggy C. Giordano, Wendy D. Manning, and Monica A. Longmore. (2017). Parents and partners: Moderating and mediating influences on intimate partner violence across adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 34(8):1295-1323. doi: 10.1177/0265407516676639. PMCID: PMC5718617

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