Sarah Stage

Professor
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
2151
Professor
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
2151
Professor
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
2151

Biography

Sarah Stage is a professor in the School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies in New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University. Stage is a pioneer in women and gender studies. She authored "Female Complaints," co-edited "Rethinking Home Economics" and "The Moral Panics of Sexuality," and writes for the best-selling textbook "The American Promise." She is a member of the Western Association of Women's Historians, past president, member of the board and head of prize committee (1980 - present). 

Education

  • Ph.D. Yale University 1975
  • M. Phil. Yale University 1971
  • M.A. Yale University 1967
  • B.A. Yale University 1966

Publications

  • James Roark, Michael Johnson, Pat Cohen, Susan Hartmann, and Sarah Stage. Understanding the American Promise Bedford/St. Martins,. The American Promise Concise Edition 2014. (2014).
  • James Roark, Michael P. Johnson, Patricia Cohen, Sarah Stage, and Susan Hartmann. The American Promise: A Concise History. (2013).
  • Breanne Fahs, Mary Dudy, and Sarah Stage. The Moral Panics of Sexuality. (2013).
  • Sarah Stage. "What 'Good Girls Do':The Moral Panic of the first sexaul survey in the U.S.". The Moral Panics of Sexuality (2013).
  • Sarah Stage. What "Good Girl" Do: Katharine Bement Davis and the Moral Panic of the First U.S. Sexual Surve". The Moral Panics of Sexuality (2013).
  • James Roark, Michael P. Johnson, Patricia Cline Cohen, Sarah Stage, and Susan Hartmann. The American Promise 5th edition. (2012).
  • James Roark, Michael P. Johnson, Patricia Cline Cohen, Alan Lawson, Sarah Stage and Susan Hartmann. Understanding The American Promise. (2011).
  • James Roark, Michael P. Johnson, Patricia Cline Cohen, Alan Lawson, Sarah Stage, and Susan Hartmann. Understanding the American Promise: A Brief History. (2011).
  • James Roark, Michael P. Johnson, Patricia Cline Cohen, Alan Lawson, Sarah Stage, Susan M. Hartmann. The American Promise. (2009).
  • Stage, Sarah J, Roark, James, Johnson, Michael P, Cohen, Patricia Cline, Lawson, Alan, Hartmann, Susan M. The American Promise, A Compact History. (2007).
  • Arnesen, Eric, Stage, Sarah J. Enclyclopedia of U.S. Labor and Working Class History. Home Economics (2006).
  • Stage, Sarah J, Roark, James, Johnson, Michael, Cohen, Patricia Cline, Lawson, Alan, Hartmann, Susan M. The American Promise, A History of the United States. (2005).
  • Stage, Sarah J, Roark, James, Johnson, Michael P, Cline Cohen, Patricia, Lawson, Alan, Hartmann, Susan M. The American Promise. (2003).
  • Stage, Sarah J, Roark, James, Johnson, Michael P, Cline Cohen, Patricia, Lawson, Alan, Hartmann, Susan M. The American Promise. (2002).
  • Stage, Sarah J, Roark, James, Cline Cohen, Patricia, Johnson, Michael P, Lawson, Alan, Hartmann, Susan. The American Promise. (2000).
  • Breanne Fahs, Mary Dudy, and Sarah Stage. The Moral Panics of Sexuality. (0).

Courses

Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
HST 328 Women in US History, 1880-1980
AMS 330 American Lives
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
WST 100 Women, Gender, and Society
AMS 276 U.S. Women's Movements
WST 276 U.S. Women's Movements
AMS 330 American Lives
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
HST 328 Women in US History, 1880-1980
AMS 330 American Lives
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
AMS 276 U.S. Women's Movements
WST 276 U.S. Women's Movements
AMS 330 American Lives
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
WST 276 U.S. Women's Movements
AMS 276 U.S. Women's Movements
WST 300 Women & Gender Contempry Soc
AMS 330 American Lives
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
WST 276 U.S. Women's Movements
AMS 276 U.S. Women's Movements
WST 300 Women & Gender Contempry Soc
AMS 330 American Lives
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
HST 328 Women in US History, 1880-1980
WST 370 Chronicling Women's Lives
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
MAS 585 Capstone Course
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
WST 300 Women & Gender Contempry Soc
HST 328 Women in US History, 1880-1980
AMS 330 Documenting American Lives
MAS 590 Reading and Conference
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
HST 328 Women in US History, 1880-1980

Presentations

  • Karen Lystra and Joanne Goodwin. Working class patterns of Courtship and Love from the farm to Las Vegas. Western Association of Women Historians Annual Conference, Portland State University, Portland, Oreg (May 2013).
  • Sarah Stage. "What 'Good Girls" Do: The Scandal of America's First Sex Survey". Moral Panics of Sexuality Conference, ASU West (Oct 2011).
  • Boehm, Lisa, Appier, Janis, Brown, Leslie, Stage, Sarah. Crossing Internal Boundries: U.S. Women Migrants. Organization of American Historians Conference, Washington, DC (Apr 2006).
  • Stage, Sarah. "She's Leaving Home: The Migration of Girls and Women in 20th Century China and the United States". 13th Annual Berkshire Conference on Women's History (Jun 2005).
  • Stage, Sarah. "Masculinities, Feminism, and Science". Western Association of Women Historians (May 2005).

Service

  • Member Western Association of Women's Historians, past president, member of the board, head of prize committ (1980 - Present)
  • Teaching Women's History Workshop at UCLA, invited partiipant (1980 - Present)
  • Teaching Women's History Workshop, member (2014 - 2015)
  • Member Western Association of Women's Historians, past president and current member (2014 - 2015)
  • SHArCS search committee, chair (2014 - 2015)
  • Women's Studies., member (2014 - 2014)
  • Western Association of Women's Historians, Invited to be Chair and Comment on Panel in Portland, May 2013 (2012 - 2014)
  • Research Cluster: Sexuality: Practice, Senior member (2013 - 2013)
  • CAFT, member (2012 - 2013)
  • Member AMS.WST, and Ethnicity and First Nations group, make our teaching and curriculum more effective (2013 - 2013)
  • Research Cluster: Sexuality Practice and Theory funded by CCICS, facilitator (2012 - 2013)
  • Teaching Workshop on Women's History, UCLA, invited participant (2012 - 2013)
  • Western Association of Women's Histoians (WAWH), pastpresident and member (2011 - 2012)
  • Anthem Pro-Musica. Invited panelist and moderator for performance on significant American Women, Panelist and Moderator (2012 - 2012)
  • CAFT committee, member (2010 - 2012)
  • HARCS Personnel Committee, member (2011 - 2012)
  • Teaching Women's History Workshop, Invited member for annual meeting at UCLA (2011 - 2012)
  • CAFT committee, West Representative (2010 - 2010)
  • Peer Review Committee, Chair (2010 - 2010)
  • HARcS Personnel Committee, member (2010 - 2010)
  • Program Reveiw Committee, HARcS representative (2010 - 2010)
  • New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, presenter at session on Work/Life balance (2008 - 2008)
  • Women's History Month, Coordinator of events (2008 - 2008)
  • Personnel Committee, HARCS, served on committee under Division Director to evaluate 2007 FAR material. (2008 - 2008)
  • Women's Studies Program, Interim Chair (2007 - 2008)
  • ASU West Women's Resource Center, Community Advisory Board (2007 - 2007)
  • Global Engagement, pooint of contact (2007 - 2007)
  • Western Association fo Women Historians, Executive Board (2000 - 2007)
  • Dean Search Committee, member (2006 - 2007)
  • Salary Equity Committee, member (2005 - 2007)
  • Western Association of Women Historians, Chair, Judith Lee Ridge Prize (2005 - 2007)
  • Search Committee, member (2007 - 2007)
  • College Standards Committee, Chair (2006 - 2006)

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