Published Articles

(sole author, unless otherwise indicated)

email: fweil@lsu.edu

  • "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, 2011. - here

  • Frederick Weil, Edward Shihadeh, and Matthew Lee, "The Burdens of Social Capital: How Socially-Involved People Dealt with Stress after Hurricane Katrina." In press,Social Science Research.  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, “The FEMA Trailer Parks: Negative Perceptions and the Social Structure of Avoidance,” Sociological Spectrum, 27: 741–766, 2007, special issue on Hurricane Katrina - here

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

  • "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 [charts need to be added]

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

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

  • "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

  • "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

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

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

  • "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

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

  • "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

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

    More reprints to be posted