Publications:

Refereed Journal Articles

L.C. Wang and W.R. Morgan, 2008. ¿Student Perceptions of Using Instant Messaging Software to Facilitate Synchronous Online Class Interaction in a Graduate Teacher Education Course.¿ Journal of Computing in Teacher Education 25(1): 15-21.

S.L. Morgan and W.R. Morgan.  2004.  "Educational Pathways into the Evolving Labour Market of West Africa."  Research in Sociology of Education 14: 225-245.

S.L. Morgan and W.R. Morgan. 1998.  "Education and Earnings in Nigeria, 1974-1992."  Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 16:3-26.

W.R. Morgan and S. Ezekiel.  1995.  "Supplementary Education for African-American Children at Risk." Applied Behavioral Science Review 3(2): 147-163.

W.R. Morgan and J.M. Armer.  1991.  "Structural Accommodation and Cultural Duality:  The Northern Nigerian Education System." International Education 21: 41-48.

W.R. Morgan and J. Michael Armer.  1988.  "Islamic and Western Educational Accommodation in a West African Society:  A Cohort Comparison Analysis."  American Sociological Review 53:  634-639.

W.R. Morgan.  1984.  "The Analysis of NLS Youth in Public and Private Schools:  Response to Coleman and Hoffer."  Sociology of Education 57:  122-127.

W.R. Morgan.  1983.  "Learning and Student Life Quality of Public and Private School Youth."  Sociology of Education 56:  187-202.

W.R. Morgan, Duane F. Alwin, and Larry J. Griffin.  1979.  "Social Origins, Parental Values, and the Transmission of Inequality."  American Journal of Sociology 85:  156-166.

W.R. Morgan and Jack Sawyer.  1979.  "Equality, Equity, and Procedural Justice in Social Exchange."  Social Psychology Quarterly 42: 71-75

Anne Statham Macke and W.R. Morgan.  1978.  "Maternal Employment, Race, and Work Orientation of High School Girls."  Social Forces 57:  187-204.

W.R. Morgan.  1975.  "Bales' role Theory:  An Attribution Theory Interpretation."  Sociometry 38: 429-444.

Michael Hout and W.R. Morgan.  1975.  "Race and Sex Variations in the Causes of the Expected Attainments of High School Seniors."  American Journal of Sociology 81:  364-394.

W.R. Morgan and Terry N. Clark.  1973.  "The Causes of Racial Disorders: A Grievance-Level Explanation."  American Sociological Review 28:  611-624.

W.R. Morgan and Jack Sawyer.  1967.  "Bargaining, Expectations, and the Preference for Equality over Equity."  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology 6: 139-149.

Chapters in Books

W. R. Morgan and J.M. Armer.  1992.  "Western versus Islamic Schooling:  Conflict and Accommodation in Nigeria."  Pp. 75-88 in Bruce Fuller and Richard Rubinson, eds., The Political Construction of Education:  The State, School Expansion, and Economic Change.  New York: Praeger.

W.R. Morgan.  1986.  "Returning to School at Midlife:  Mature Women with Educational  Careers."  Pp. 51-72 in Lois B. Shaw, ed., Midlife Women at Work:  A Fifteen Year Perspective.  Lexington, Mass.:  Lexington Books.

W.R. Morgan, Herbert S.Parnes, and Lawrence J. Less.  1985.  "Leisure Activities and Social Networks."  Pp. 119-145 in Herbert S. Parnes, et al., Retirement Among American Men.  Lexington, Mass.:  Lexington Books.

W.R. Morgan.  1984.  "Quantity of Learning and Quality of Life for Public and Private High School Youth."  Pp.111-156 in Michael E. Borus, ed., Youth and the Labor Market.  Kalamazoo, Michigan:  Upjohn Institute.

Don Ronchi and W.R. Morgan.  1983.  "Springfield, Ohio:  Persisting and Prevailing."  Pp. 42-52 in Neal Q. Herrick, ed., Improving Government: Experiments with QWL Systems.  New York:  Praeger.

W.R. Morgan and Don Ronchi.  1983.  "Columbus, Ohio: Industrial Democracy or Human Relations?"  Pp. 70-80 in Neal Q. Herrick, ed., Improving Government: Experiments with QWL Systems.  New York: Praeger.

W.R. Morgan and Terry N. Clark.  1978.  "The Causes of Racial Disorders:  A Grievance Level Explanation."  Pp. 450-460 in L. Genevie, ed., Collective Behavior and Social Movements.  Itasca, Illinois:  Peacock.

W.R. Morgan.  1972.  "Campus Conflict as Formative Influence."  Pp. 278-291 in James F. Short and Marvin E.Wolfgang, eds., Collective Violence.  Chicago:  Aldine-Atherton.

W.R. Morgan.  1970.  "Faculty Mediation in Campus Conflict."  Pp. 365-382 in Julian Foster and Durward Long, eds., Protest:  Student Activism in America.  New York:  William Morrow.

Books

Herbert S. Parnes, Joan E. Crowley, R. Jean Haurin, Lawrence J. Less, W.R. Morgan, Frank L. Mott, and Gilbert Nestel.  1985.  Retirement among American Men.  Lexington, Mass.:  Lexington Books.

Final Research Reports

W.R.Morgan. 2003 Technical Assistance for the Central/Kinsman HIV/AIDS Education Project: Community Responsive Grant No. 2002011. Final Report to the St. Luke¿s Foundation, Cleveland.

W.R. Morgan. 2002  Mother¿s Drug Treatment and Children¿s Resiliency. Grant R01 DA 9370. Final Report to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Center for Human Resource Research, the Ohio State University, with Department of Sociology, Cleveland State University, and others. 2001. Report on the Ohio Closed Cases Study. Submitted to Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

W.R. Morgan and S.E. Ezekiel.  1993.  "Supplementary Education for Low-Income Youth: Saturday School at an African American Heritage Center." Final Report to the Urban Universities Program of the Ohio Board of Regents. Pp.1-30 [Research Report No.7 of Urban Child Research Center].

W.R. Morgan. 1988. "Employee Involvement Programs and Labor Climates of Union and Nonunion Firms."  Report to the Office of Labor-Management Cooperation, Ohio Department of Development.  Central Ohio Center for Labor-Management Cooperation, The Ohio State University.  Pp. 1-32.

W.R. Morgan.  1988.  "Ohio Labor Climate Study."  Report to the Office of Labor-Management Cooperation, Ohio Department of Development.  Central Ohio Center for Labor-Management Cooperation, The Ohio State University.  Pp. 1-41.

W.R. Morgan.  1985.  "Returning to School at Midlife."  Pp. 76-104 in Lois B. Shaw, ed.  Dual Careers, Volume 6.  Fifteen Year Report on the National Longitudinal Surveys Mature Women's Cohort. A Final Report to the U.S. Department of Labor.  Center for Human Resource Research.


W.R. Morgan.  1985.  "Within-Family Variation in the Educational and Early Occupational Attainment Process."  Pp. 133-159 in R. D'Amico et al., Pathways to the Future VI.  A Final Report to the U.S. Department of Labor on the National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth Labor Market Experience.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan.  1984.  "Business Cycle Effects on College Enrollment Behavior."  Pp. 180-232 in P.Baker, et al., Pathways to the Future V.  A Final Report to the U.S. Department of Labor on the National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth Labor Market Experience.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan.  1984.  "The High School Dropout in an Overeducated Society."  Pp. 215-276 in P. Baker, et al., Pathways to the Future IV.  A Final Report to the U.S. Department of Labor on the National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth Labor Market Experience.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan.  1983.  "Sibling Influences on the Career Plans of Male and Female Youth."  Special Report to the U.S. Department of Labor.  Center for Human Resource Research.  Pp. 1-49.

W.R. Morgan.  1983.  "Schooling Effects on Youth from Public, Catholic, and Other Private High Schools."  Pp. 88-138 in Michael E. Borus, ed., Pathways to the Future III.  A Final Report to the U.S. Department of Labor on the National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth Labor Market Experience.  Center for Human Resource Research.

Samuel L. Guskin, W.R. Morgan, Miriam Cherkes, and Bettina Peel.  1979.  Deafness and Signing on Sesame Street:  Effects on Understanding and Attitudes of Preschoolers."  Final Report to Children's Television Workshop, 1979, pp. 1-265.  Center for Innovation in Teaching the Handicapped, Indiana University.

Marlaine Lockheed and W.R. Morgan.  1979.  "A Causal Model of Teacher's Expectations in Elementary Classrooms."  Princeton, N.J.:  Educational Testing Service, Report RR-79-12.

Dorothy S. Semmel and W.R. Morgan.  1978.  Variables Influencing Educators' Attitudes toward Individualized Education Programs for Handicapped Children."  Final report to Bureau of Education for the Handicapped, U.S. Office of Education.  Center for Innovation in Teaching the Handicapped, Indiana University.  Pp. 1-188.

W.R. Morgan.  1973.  "Selected Background Characteristics of Louisville Respondents, Louisville High School Senior Survey."  Report to Louisville Board of Education.  Institute of Social Research, Indiana University.

W.R. Morgan.  1973.  "Educational and Occupational Plans, School and Social Attitudes of Louisville Respondents, by School, Race, Sex, and Reported Course of Study.  Louisville High School Senior Survey."  Report to Louisville Board of Education.  Institute of Social Research, Indiana University.

Selected Paper Presentations

W.R. Morgan.  2005.  Organizer of ¿Comparative Perspectives on Deviance from the United States and Nigeria: An International Partner University Collaboration.¿  Special session for the centennial annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Philadelphia.  (Reports of four research projects co-authored by CSU and Nigerian colleagues ¿Morgan is senior author in one, coauthor in another).

W.R. Morgan.  2005 ¿Children without Parents in Cleveland, Ohio and Kano, Nigeria: Socio-cultural Accommodations.¿ Presented (25 Feb) at annual meetings of the Society for Cross-Cultural Research, Santa Fe, NM.

W.R. Morgan. 2004.  ¿Doing Qualitative Observation and Writing the Report:  Some General Concerns and Specific Issues for Kano Researchers.¿ Presented to faculty, staff, and students at the Centre for Democratic Research and Training, Mambayya House, Bayero Univrsity, Kano, Nigeria.

W.R. Morgan and R. Sun. 2003 ¿The Bootstrap Theory of American Social Mobility: Are Resilient Children a Fantasy?¿   Presented at annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Atlanta, GA.

W.R. Morgan and G. Ruth. 2002 AGender-Sensitive Drug Treatment for Women with Children: One Year Outcomes.@  Presented at annual meetings of American Society of Criminology, Chicago.

W.R. Morgan and D. Robinson. 2001 AResidential and Outpatient Treatment for Crack Cocaine Abuse: One Year Outcomes for the Mothers= Preadolescent Children.@ Presented at Building International Research on Drug Abuse: Children and Youth at Risk, annual meetings of NIDA INVEST, the International Program of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, held jointly with the annual meetings of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, AZ.

W.R. Morgan. 2000 AHow Children Affect Women=s Treatment.@  Conference on Treating
Women=s Addictions: Research Confronts Reality, Owego, New York.

W.R. Morgan. 2000 AChildren and Mothers in Treatment.@  Conference on Treating Women=s Addictions: Research Confronts Reality, Owego, New York.


W.R. Morgan, D. Robinson, and G. Ruth.  2000.  AIt Takes A Village: Educational Gains for Children in Residential Treatment with Chemically Dependent Mothers.@  Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association, Washington, D.C.

S.L. Morgan and W.R. Morgan.  1994.  "The Declining Returns to Education in a Third World Economy: Kano Nigeria in 1974 and 1992."  The XIII World Congress of the International Sociological Association, Bielefeld, Germany.

W. R. Morgan and S. Ezekiel.  1993.  "Supplementary Education for Low-Income Youth."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Miami, Florida.

W.R. Morgan.  1991.  "Self Awareness Education for Young Children: an Afrocentric Supplementary Education Experiment in Hough."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Cincinnati, Ohio.

W.R. Morgan and J.M. Armer.  1990.  "Structural Accommodation and Cultural Duality:  The Northern Nigerian Education System."  Annual meetings of the African Studies Association, Baltimore.

P. Gerhart, W. R. Morgan, and M. Schenkenberger.  1990.  "Ohio Economic Development:  The Effects of State Intervention to Improve the Labor-Management Relations Climate."  Pp. 46-57 in Proceedings of the Annual Winter Meeting, Industrial Relations Research Association.  Madison, WI:  Industrial Relations Research Association, 1990.

W.R. Morgan.  1988.  "Sibling Effects as Social Comparisons:  A Longitudinal Analysis."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Atlanta.

W.R. Morgan and J. Michael Armer.  1987.  "Islamic and Western Educational Expansion in a West African Society:  A Cohort Comparison Analysis."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Chicago.

J. Michael Armer and W.R. Morgan.  1987.  "Educational Value and Recruitment in an Islamic Society:  The Case of Kano, Nigeria."  Annual meetings of the African Studies Association, Denver.

J. Michael Armer and W.R. Morgan.  1986.  "Western Educational Recruitment in an Islamic Society:  the Case of Kano, Nigeria."  Annual meetings of the Southern Sociological Society, New Orleans.

W.R. Morgan.  1985.  "Public versus Private Schools for Hispanic Youth."  Planning Seminar on Education and the Economy:  Does Education Pay for Hispanics?  Tomas Rivera Center, The Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA.

W.R. Morgan.  1984.  "Uses of The National Longitudinal Surveys of Labor Market experience for Studies of Student College Choice."  Student Choice Data Conference, Harvard University Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA.

W.R. Morgan.  1983.  "Schooling Effects on Youth from Public, Catholic, and Other Private High School."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Detroit.

W.R. Morgan.  1983.  "New Data Available for the National Longitudinal Surveys."  Annual meetings  of the American Educational Research Association, Montreal.  (ERIC document ED 234 064).


W.R. Morgan.  1982.  "The Shift from Apprenticeship Training to Formal Schooling and its Consequences for the Social Organization of Kano Youth."  The 25th annual meeting of the African Studies Association, Washington, D.C.

W.R. Morgan and Don Ronchi.  1981.  "Humanism or Humanizing:  A Question of Priorities in the Columbus Department of Public Service."  QWL and the 80's: An International Conference on Quality of Working Life, Toronto.

Don Ronchi and W.R. Morgan.  1981.  "Persisting and Prevailing in Springfield, Ohio."  QWL and the 80's:  An International Conference on Quality of Working Life, Toronto.

W.R. Morgan and J. Michael Armer.  1981.  "Occupational Identity Formation in a Nonwestern Society."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Toronto.

W.R. Morgan.  1980.  "Uses of Longitudinal Designs for Survey Research in West Africa."  Annual meetings of the African Studies Association, Philadelphia.

W.R. Morgan.  1979.  "A Critique of Economic Man."  Development Symposium of the First Annual Social Science Week, Bayero University, Kano.

W.R. Morgan, Duane F. Alwin, and Larry J. Griffin.  1978.  "Social Origins, Parental Values, and the Inter-Generational Transmission of Inequality."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, San Francisco.

W.R. Morgan.  1977.  "Academic and Interracial Climate Effects on Student Transfers from Desegregated Schools."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Chicago.

Marlaine Lockheed and W.R. Morgan.  1977.  "Teacher's Expectations in Elementary Classrooms." Annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association, New York.

John Cardascia and W.R. Morgan.  1974.  "Sex-Role Innovation in the Occupational Preferences of High School Girls."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Montreal.

Sheldon Levy, Ross Stagner, W.R. Morgan, Monroe Miller, Russell Geen, and Richard Gorenson.  1970.  "Developing New Strategies for the Study of Intergroup Conflict."  Proceedings of the 78th annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Miami:  872.

W.R. Morgan.  1969.  "Faculty Mediation of Student Protest."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, San Francisco.

W.R. Morgan and Jack Sawyer.  1968.  "How Presumed Disadvantage Hurts Cooperation."  Proceedings of the 76th annual convention of the American Psychological Association:  403-404.

W.R. Morgan and Jack Sawyer.  1968.  "The Greener Grass Phenomenon."  Annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Boston.

Evaluation Reports and Case Studies, 1986-1988

W.R. Morgan.  Evaluation of the Training Seminar for the Ohio Highway Patrol/Fraternal Order of Police-Ohio Labor Council Joint Labor-Management Committees.  Center for Human Resource Research.


W.R. Morgan. Evaluation of the Training Conference for the Ohio Department of Taxation/AFSCME-OCSEA Joint Labor-Management Committees.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan, Don Ronchi, and Robert Kri. A Case Study of Fairton City Recreation:  Quality of Work Life in the Public Sector.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan. QWL:  the Reality and the Promise.  Paper presented as invited address at the Mayor's Special Reception for City of Columbus Administrators. Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan.  Evaluation of the Joint Labor-Management Committee Training Conference of the Fraternal Order of Police-Ohio Labor Council Bargaining Units of the Ohio Department of Liquor Control, Mental Health, Mental Retardation, and Natural Resources.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan and Thomas Kruglinski. A Case Study of the Budd Company Frankfort Plant and United Auto Workers Local 1886 Employee Involvement Program.  Center for Human Resource Research.

W.R. Morgan and Christine Cooper.A Case Study of the Ohio Bell and Communication Workers of America Quality of Work Life Program.  Center for Human Resource Research.