- PhD, University of California, Riverside - Sociology (2011)
- MA, University of California, Riverside - Sociology
- MS, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign - Human Development & Family Studies
- BA, University of Richmond - Psychology and Sociology
- HDF 110: Oppression - Roots and Impact
- HDF 212: Families in Cultural Perspective
- HDF 397: Special Topics - Global Families
- HDF 411: Families in Social, Legal and Political Contexts
- HDF 602: Professional Development II - Diversity in HDFS
- HDF 603: Human Diversity Within and Between Families
- Racial and ethnic minority families
- Immigrant and transnational families
- Gender and power dynamics
- Intergenerational family relationships
- Family diversity
- Intersectionality and social inequalities
Kang, H., &
Shih, K. Y. (in press). “Actions speak louder than words”: Korean American emerging adults’ perceptions and meaning-making of their parents’ instrumental aspects of parenting.
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Shih, K. Y. (2017). Addressing power and resistance with Chinese American daughters-in-law and their immigrant mothers-in-law. In K. Quek & S. Fang (Eds.),
Transition and Change in Collectivist Family Life – AFTA Springer Briefs in Family Therapy.
Shih, K. Y., & Pyke, K. (2016). Seeing mothers-in-law through the lens of the mothering ideology: An interview analysis of Taiwanese, Taiwanese American, and Mexican American daughters-in-law.
Journal of Family Issues, 37, 1968-1993.
Shih, K. Y. (2016). Transnational families. In Shehan, C. (Ed.),
The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Family Studies. NJ: Wiley Blackwell. doi: 10.1002/9781119085621.wbefs177
Shih, K. Y., & Kang, H. (2016). Asian American families. In Shehan, C. (Ed.), The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Family Studies. NJ: Wiley Blackwell. doi: 10.1002/9781119085621.wbefs293
van Eeden-Moorefield, B., &
Shih, K. (2015). Family diversity. In G. Ritzer (Ed.),
Encyclopedia of Sociology, 2nd Edition. NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.
Shih, K. Y., & Pyke, K. (2010). Power, resistance, and emotional economies in women’s relationships with mothers-in-law in Chinese immigrant families.
Journal of Family Issues, 31(3), 333-357. 10.1177/0192513X09350875
*Reprinted in Shehan, C. (Ed.) (2016).
The Family Issues Reader. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Coltrane, S., &
Shih, K. Y. (2010). Gender and the division of labor. In J. Chrisler & D. McCreary (Eds.),
Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology (pp. 401-422). NY: Springer.