Papers Prior to 2000

Bobo, Lawrence. 1999. “Prejudice as Group Position: Micro-Foundations of a Sociological Approach to Racism and Race Relations.” Journal of Social Issues 55: 445-472.

Bobo, Lawrence and Ryan A. Smith. 1998. "From Jim Crow Racism to Lassiez-Faire Racism: The Transformation of Racial Attitudes in America." Pp. 182-220 in Beyond Pluralism: Essays on the Conception of Groups and Group Identities in America, edited by Wendy Katkin, Ned Landsman, and Andrea Tyree. Urbana, IL.: University of Illinois Press.

Lawrence Bobo, James R. Kluegel, and Ryan A, Smith, "Laissez-Faire Racism: The Crystallization of a Kinder, Gentler Anti-black Ideology." Pp. 15-42 in Racial Attitudes in the 1990s: Continuity and Change, edited by S. A. Tuch and J. K. Martin. Greenwood, CT.: Praeger.

Bobo, Lawrence and James R. Kluegel. 1997. “Status, Ideology and Dimensions of Whites’ Whites’ Racial Beliefs and Attitudes: Progress and Stagnation.” Pp. 93-120 in Racial Attitudes in the 1990s: Continuity and Change, edited by S. A. Tuch and J. K. Martin. Greenwood, CT.: Praeger.

Bobo, Lawrence and Vincent L. Hutchings. 1996. “Perceptions of Racial Group Competition: Extending Blumer’s Theory of Group Position to a Multiracial Social Context.American Sociological Review 61: 951-972. (Honorable Mention, Gordon W. Allport Award Competition).

Zubrinsky, Camille L. and Lawrence Bobo. 1996. “Prismatic Metropolis: Race and Residential Segregation in the City of Angels.Social Science Research 25: 335-374.

Bobo, Lawrence and Camille L. Zubrinsky. 1996. "Attitudes on Residential Integration: Perceived Status Differences, Mere In-Group Preference, or Racial Prejudice?" Social Forces 74: 883-909.

Sidanius, Jim, Felicia Pratto, and Lawrence Bobo. 1996. "Racism, Conservatism, Affirmative Action and Intellectual Sophistication: A Matter of Principled Conservatism or Group Dominance?" Journal of Personality and Social Psychology 70:476-490.

Johnson, James, Melvin Oliver, and Lawrence Bobo. 1994. "Understanding the Contours of Deepening Urban Inequality: Theoretical Underpinnings and Research Design of a Multi-City Study." Urban Geography 15: 77-89.

Bobo, Lawrence and James R. Kluegel. 1993. "Opposition to Race-Targeting: Self-Interest, Stratification Ideology, or Racial Attitudes?" American Sociological Review 58: 443-464.

Bobo, Lawrence. 1991. "Social Responsibility, Individualism, and Redistributive Policies." Sociological Forum. 6:1, 71-92.

Bobo, Lawrence and Franklin D. Gilliam. 1990. "Race, Sociopolitical Participation, and Black Empowerment." American Political Science Review 84: 377-393.

Bobo, Lawrence. 1989. "Keeping the linchpin in place: Testing the multiple sources of opposition to residential integration." Revue Internationale de Psychologie Sociale 2:3, 305-323.

Bobo, Lawrence and Frederick C. Licari. 1989. "Education and Political Tolerance: Testing the Effects of Cognitive Sophistication and Target Group Affect." Public Opinion Quarterly 53: 285-308.

Bobo, Lawrence.1988. "Group conflict, prejudice, and the paradox of contemporary racial attitudes." Eliminating racism. Springer US, 85-114.

Bobo, Lawrence. 1988. "Attitudes Toward the Black Political Movement: Trends, Meaning, and Effects on Racial Policy Preferences." Social Psychology Quarterly 51: 287-302.

Schuman, Howard and Lawrence Bobo. 1988. "Survey-Based Experiments on White Racial Attitudes Toward Residential Integration." American Journal of Sociology 94:273-299.

Bobo, Lawrence. 1983. "Whites' Opposition to Busing: Symbolic Racism or Realistic Group Conflict?" Journal of Personality and Social Psychology 45: 1196-1210. (Honorable Mention, Gordon W. Allport Award Competition)