University Profile Database

Dr. Beverly L. Stiles

Email Addresses
beverly.stiles@msutexas.edu
My Websites
  • Sociology
    Chair

    Office Location
    O'Donohoe Hall 131
    Office Hours

    Phone
    Voice: (940) 397-4019
    Fax: (940) 397-4682

    Sociology
    Professor

    Office Location
    O'Donohoe Hall 131
    Office Hours

    Phone
    Voice: (940) 397-4019
    Fax: (940) 397-4682
  •   Semester Course # Section Course Name Location Days / Times
    Details Fall 2019 4703 101 Disability and Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2019 4413 X10 Deviant Behavior Online none
    Details Fall 2019 3103 101 The Consumer Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2019 1133 101 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2019 1133 X10 Introductory Sociology Online none
    Details Summer II 2019 3803 X40 Medical Sociology Online none
    Details Summer II 2019 3403 X40 Social Psychology Online none
    Details Summer I 2019 4413 301 Deviant Behavior Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Summer I 2019 1133 X30 Introductory Sociology Online
    Details Spring 2019 4633 201 Sociology of Family Violence Online none
    Details Spring 2019 4353 201 Aging, Death and Dying Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Spring 2019 4233 201 Gender and Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Spring 2019 1133 204 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Spring 2019 1133 X201 Introductory Sociology Online none
    Details Fall 2018 4703 101 Disability and Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2018 4413 X10 Deviant Behavior Prothro-Yeager Hall none
    Details Fall 2018 3433 101 The Family Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2018 1133 105 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2018 1133 X10 Introductory Sociology (on D2L) Online none
    Details Summer II 2018 4733 X40 Spec Top: Diversity and Society Online none
    Details Summer II 2018 3833 X40 Medical Sociology Online none
    Details Summer I 2018 3403 X30 Social Psychology Online none
    Details Summer I 2018 1133 X30 Introductory Sociology Online none
    Details Spring 2018 4633 X20 Sociology of Family Violence Online online
    Details Spring 2018 4633 201 Sociology of Family Violence Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2018 4233 201 Gender in Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2018 1133 206 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2018 1133 X20 Introductory Sociology Online online
    Details Fall 2017 4733 X10 Special Topics: Disability and Society Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Fall 2017 3803 X10 Medical Sociology Online online
    Details Fall 2017 3433 X10 The Family Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Fall 2017 3103 101 The Consumer Society Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Fall 2017 1133 L10 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Summer II 2017 4733 X40 Special Topics: Diversity & Society Online online
    Details Summer II 2017 3403 X40 Social Psychology Online online
    Details Summer I 2017 4413 301 Deviant Behavior Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Summer I 2017 1133 X30 Introductory Sociology Online online
    Details Spring 2017 4633 201 Family Violence Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Spring 2017 4633 X20 The Sociology of Family Violence Prothro-Yeager Hall online
    Details Spring 2017 4233 201 Gender in Society Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Spring 2017 1133 206 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall 100
    Details Spring 2017 1133 X20 Introductory Sociology Online online
    Details Fall 2016 4733 101 Special Topics: Disability and Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Fall 2016 4413 X10 Deviant Behavior Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Fall 2016 3103 101 The Consumer Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Fall 2016 1133 X10 INtroductory Sociology Online online
    Details Fall 2016 1133 LC10 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Summer II 2016 3803 X40 Medical Sociology Online online
    Details Summer II 2016 3733 X40 Juvenile Delinquency Online online
    Details Summer I 2016 4413 301 Deviant Behavior Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Summer I 2016 1133 X30 Introductory Sociology Online online
    Details Spring 2016 4633 201 Sociology of Family Violence Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2016 4633 X20 Sociology of Family Violence Online online
    Details Spring 2016 4233 201 Gender in Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2016 1133 205 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2016 1133 X20 Introductory Sociology Online online
    Details Fall 2015 4413 X10 Deviant Behavior Online online
    Details Fall 2015 3433 101 The Family Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Fall 2015 3433 X10 The Family Online online
    Details Fall 2015 3103 101 The Consumer Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY100
    Details Fall 2015 1133 104 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Summer II 2015 4733 X40 Special Topics: Diversity in Society Online online
    Details Summer II 2015 3403 X40 Social Psychology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Summer I 2015 4733 301 Special Topics: Pop Culture Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Summer I 2015 1133 X30 Introductory Sociology Online online
    Details Spring 2015 4633 201 Sociology of Family Violence Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2015 4233 201 Gender in Society Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
    Details Spring 2015 3733 201 Juvenile Delinquency Prothro-Yeager Hall onlne
    Details Spring 2015 2233 X20 Social Problems Online online
    Details Spring 2015 1133 205 Introductory Sociology Prothro-Yeager Hall PY 100
  • Institution Degree Graduation Date
    Texas A&M University; College Station, TX Ph.D.
    Baylor University M.A.
    Midwestern State University B.A.
  • Institution Position Start Date End Date
    Baylor University Teaching Assistant 1990 1993
    Texas A&M University Research Assistant (for Dr. Howard Kaplan) 1993 1999
    Midwestern State University Professor of Sociology 1999 current
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    Stiles, Beverly L., Newman Chun Wai Wong, and Emily E. LaBeff.  “College Cheating Thirty Years Later: The Role of Academic Entitlement.” Online version published June 2017. Hard copy Forthcoming in Deviant Behavior.

     

    Giles-Gorniak, A. N., Vandehey, M. A., and Stiles, B. L. (2016). Understanding differences in mental health history and behavioral choices in a community sample of individuals with and without body modifications. Deviant Behavior, 37(8), 852-860.

     

    Brown, Elise, Laura Spiller, Beverly L. Stiles and Lon Kilgore. 2013.  “Sexual Coercion Risk and Women’s Sport Participation.”  Physical Culture and Sport, Studies and Research., Vol. VII, pp. 5-11

     

    Kelsey, Katherine R., Beverly L. Stiles, Laura Spiller and George Diekhoff. 2012 “Assessment of Therapists’ Attitudes towards BDSM.”  Journal of Psychology and Sexuality , Vol., pp. 1-13.

     

    Spiller, Laura, Beverly L. Stiles, David Carlston, and Laura Hise. 2012 `“Perceived Vulnerability to HIV Infection, Anti-gay Prejudice, and  College Student Behavior.”   PSI CHI Journal of Psychological Research, Vol 17, pp. 73-79.

     

    Stiles, Beverly and Robert E. Clark. 2011.  “BDSM: A Subcultural Analysis of Sacrifices and Delights.”  Journal of  Deviant Behavior,  February, Vol. 32, pp. 158-189.

     

    Peden, Jamie, Beverly L. Stiles, Michael Vandehey, and George Diekhoff.  2008.  "The Effects of External Pressures and Competitiveness on Characteristics of Eating Disorders and Body Dissatisfaction." Journal of Sport and Social Issues. November, Vol. 32, pp. 415-429.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L.and Howard B. Kaplan.  2008. "The Effect of Early Incarceration on Life Outcomes."   International Journal of Sociological Research., June, Vol. 11, pp. 23-37.

     

    Stiles, Beverly, Robert E. Clark and John Hensley.  2008.  “Aspects of Healthy Sexuality within the BDSM Lifestyle.” International Journal of Sociological Research. June, Vol. 11, pp. 79-90.

     

    Loomis, Dana, Beverly L. Stiles, and Russell Porter.  2007.  “Protecting the Confidentiality of HIV and AIDS Patients:  The Implications of the Electronic Medical Record.”  Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology, May, Vol. 35, pp. 79-88.

     

    Porter, Russell, and Beverly L. Stiles.  2007. “Healthcare Decision Ethics:  Cognitive and Affective Domains.”  Journal of Health Administration Ethics, July, Vol.1, pp. 51-72.

     

    Porter, Russell, and Beverly L. Stiles.  2006.   “Presenting a Typology of Healthcare Ethics.” Journal of Health Administration Ethics, July, Vol. 1, pp. 1-15.

     

    Powell, David, Beverly L. Stiles, Greg Haff, and Lon Kilgore.  2005. "The Notion of Masculinity in Male Collegiate Road Cyclists."  Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology, Nov., Vol. 33, pp.153-161.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L., and Howard B. Kaplan.  2004. "Factors Influencing Change Behavior:  Risk Reduction for HIV Infection."  Social Behavior and Personality, Aug., Vol. 32 (6), pp. 511-534.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L. and Howard B. Kaplan.  2004. "Adverse Social Comparison Processes and Negative Self-Feelings:  A Test of Alternative Models."  Social Behavior and Personality, Feb., Vol. 32 (1), pp. 31-44.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L., Shaheen Halim, and Howard B. Kaplan.  2003.  “Fear of Crime Among Individuals With Physical Limitations.”  Criminal Justice Review, Nov., Vol. 28 (2), pp. 232-253.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L.  2002.  "Patterns of Modern Contraceptive Use in India." Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology, Nov., Vol. 33, pp. 199-209.

     

    Halim, Shaheen and Beverly L. Stiles.  2001.  "Differential Support for Police Use of Force, The Death Penalty, and Perceived Harshness of the Courts:  Effects of Race, Gender, and Region."  Journal of Criminal Justice and Behavior, Feb., Vol. 28, pp. 3-23.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L., Xiaoru Liu, and Howard B. Kaplan.  2000.  “Relative Deprivation and Deviant Adaptations:  The Mediating Effects of Negative Self-Feelings.”  Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Feb., Vol. 37(1), pp. 64-90.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L.  1998.  “Vegetarianism:  Identity and Experiences as Factors in Food Selection.”  Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology, Nov., Vol. 26(2), pp. 213-225.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L., Robert E. Clark, and Emily E. LaBeff.  1997.  “Sexuality and Paraplegia:  Myths and Misconceptions Among College Students,”  Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology, Vol.  25(2), pp. 227-236.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L. and Howard B. Kaplan.  1996.  “Stigma, Deviance and Negative Social Sanctions,”  Social Science Quarterly, Sept., Vol. 77(3), pp. 685-696.

     

    Stiles, Beverly L.  1995.  "Benevolence as Deviant Behavior:  A Test of the Sympathy Effect," Journal of Deviant Behavior, Jan-March, Vol. 16(1), pp. 81-92.

     

    Non-Refereed Publications

     

    Stiles, Beverly. 2009. “Eating Disorders in Athletics: External Pressures and Appearance Expectations Play Role.” Momsteam online magazine (http://www.momsteam.com), February 2009. (This was a requested publication from the editor)

     

    Porter, Russell, Nathan Moran, Roe Roberts and Beverly Stiles. 2006.  "Cross-National Correctional Healthcare." World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems.  NY:  Gale Publications

     

    Stiles, Beverly L. and Robert E. Clark.  Book Review.  2004. “Marital and Sexual Lifestyles in the United States:  Attitudes, Behaviors and Relationships in Social Context.” (2002) by Linda Rouse.  Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, May-June, Vol. 30 (3), pp. 219-221

     

    LaBeff, Emily and Beverly L. Stiles.  2000.  “Paraplegia as Stigma.”  The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Deviant Behavior, Nov., Vol. 4, pp. 451-453.