PUBLICATIONS

Can’t find a publication online? Let me know: j.schaap@eshcc.eur.nl


Articles in peer-reviewed journals (most recent first)

Schaap, Julian, Vandenberg, Femke & Berghman, Michaël (2020). Balkonconcerten, lockdownsessies en quarantunes: muziek als sociale geleider tijdens de COVID-19-pandemie. Tijdschrift Sociologie 1, 101-114. Link (open access).

Schaap, Julian and Berkers, Pauwke (2020). “You’re Not Supposed to Be into Rock Music”: Authenticity Maneuvering in a White Configuration. Sociology of Race and Ethnicity. Link.

Schaap, Julian and Berkers, Pauwke (2019). “Maybe it’s… skin colour?” How race-ethnicity and gender function in consumers’ formation of classification styles of cultural content. Consumption, Markets and Culture (online first). Link (open access).

Schaap, Julian, Van der Waal, Jeroen and De Koster, Willem (2019). Improving empirical scrutiny of the habitus: A plea for incorporating Implicit Association Tests in sociological research. Sociology (online first). Link or click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian (2019). ‘Are you at the correct concert?’ The mental weighing of gender and race-ethnicity in rock music reception. Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies. Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian and Berkers, Pauwke (2019). De nieuwe Hendrix: Witheid als scheidslijn in de evaluatie van rockmuziek in Nederland en de Verenigde Staten. Sociologie, 14(2-3). Link (open access).

Schaap, Julian, Van Eijck, Koen and Michael, Janna (2019). Cultuursociologie in de Lage Landen. Sociologie, 14(2-3). Link (open access).

Savigny, Heather and Schaap, Julian (2018). Putting the ‘studies’ back in Metal Music Studies. Metal Music Studies 4(3). Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian and Essed, Philomena (2017). De terugkeer van Alledaags Racisme? Een gesprek met Philomena Essed over alledaags racisme, wetenschap en activisme. Sociologie 13(1), 97-112. Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian and Aupers, Stef (2016). “Gods in World of Warcraft exist”: Religious reflexivity and the quest for meaning in online computer games, New Media & Society 19(11). Click here to go to the article. (pdf).

Schaap, Julian (2015). Just like Hendrix: Whiteness and the online critical and consumer reception of rock music in the United States, 2003-2013, Popular Communication 13(4), 272-287. doi:10.1080/15405702.2014.914519. Click here to go to the article. (pdf).

Berkers, Pauwke & Schaap, Julian (2015). YouTube as a virtual springboard: Circumventing gender dynamics in offline and online metal music careers. Metal Music Studies 1(3), 303-318. doi: 10.1386/mms.1.3.303_1. Click here to download pdf.

Aupers, Stef & Schaap, Julian (2015). Beyond belief: Playing with pagan spirituality in World of Warcraft. Online – Heidelberg Journal of Religions on the Internet 7, 190-206. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.11588/rel.2015.0.18514. Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian & Berkers, Pauwke (2014). Grunting alone? Online gender inequality in extreme metal music. IASPM@Journal 4(1), 101-116. doi:/10.5429/2079-3871. Click here to download pdf.


Academic monographs/books (see also here)

Schaap, Julian (2019). Elvis has Finally Left the Building? Boundary Work, Whiteness and the Reception of Rock Music in Comparative Perspective. Doctoral dissertation, Erasmus University Rotterdam. Link.

Berkers, Pauwke & Schaap, Julian (2018). Gender Inequality in Metal Music Production. Bingley, United Kingdom: Emerald Publishing.


Academic book chapters:

Van Bohemen, Samira, Schaap, Julian & Berkers, Pauwke (2020). The Sex Playlist: How Race and Ethnicity Mediate Musically “Composed” Sexual Self-Formation. In: Tofalvy, T. & Barna, E. (Eds). Popular Music, Technology, and the Changing Media Ecosystem (pp. 115-128). Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. Click here for a pdf version of the chapter.

Schaap, Julian & Aupers, Stef (2020). Video and Role Playing Games. In: A. Possamai, A. & A.J. Blasi (Eds.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of the Sociology of Religion, volume 2 (pp. 890-891). Los Angeles, CA et al.: Sage. Click here to download pdf.

Aupers, Stef, Schaap, Julian & De Wildt, Lars (2018). Qualitative in-depth interviews: Studying religious meaning-making in MMOs. In: Sisler, V., Radde-Antweiler, K. & Zeiler, X. (Eds). Methods for Studying Video Games and Religion (Routledge Studies in Religion and Digital Cultures). London: Routledge. Click here for a pdf version of the chapter.

Berkers, Pauwke & Schaap, Julian ( 2018) From Thrash to Cash: Forging and Legitimizing Dutch Metal. In: Mutsears, L. & Keunen, G. (Eds) Made in the Low Countries. London, New York: Routledge (Chapter 6, pp. 61-72). Click here for a pdf version of the chapter.


Book reviews in peer-reviewed journals:

Schaap, Julian (2019). [Review of: Michael Ramirez, Destined for greatness. Passions, dreams, and aspirations in a college music town. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press (2018)]. In: Work & Occupations. Find it here.

Schaap, Julian (2018). [Review of: Kirsten Dyck, Reichsrock: The International Web of White-Power and Neo-Nazi Hate Music, Pub: New Brunswick, New Jersey & London, Rutgers University Press (2017)]. In: Volume!. La revue des musiques populaires, (14: 2), 253-255. Find it here.

Schaap, Julian (2014). Gebonden aan witheid: witte identiteiten en de onbedoelde (re)productie van racisme [Review of: Hughey, M.W., White Bound: Nationalists, Antiracists, and the Shared Meanings of Race, Pub.: Stanford University Press, Stanford (2012)] In: Sociologie, 10(1), 78-83. Click here to download pdf.


Popular press book chapters:

Julian Schaap (2017). Hoe wordt smaak bepaald? In: A. Rinnooy-Kan & B. de Graaf (eds.). Hoe zwaar is licht? Meer dan 100 dringende vragen aan de wetenschap. Amsterdam: Balans. ISBN: 978-94-6003-443-5. Click here to download pdf.

Julian Schaap (2016).  Waar is de Rotterdamse lelijkheid gebleven? In: E. Liukku & S. Mandias (eds.). Help, we zijn populair! Rotterdam stad in verandering. Rotterdam: nai010uitgevers. ISBN 978-94-6208-306-6.
(Winner of the Rotterdamse Persprijs 2017)

Berkers, Pauwke & Schaap, Julian (2016). Elvis has left the building, or hasn’t he? In: P. Koudstaal (ed.). Music Brings Us Together. Hamburg: Gudberg Verlag. ISBN 978-39-4306-121-5.


Popular press & non-academic publications:

Schaap, Julian (2018, September). Headbangen of hiphoppen: Wat heeft dat nou met kleur te maken? Sociale Vraagstukken | link.

Schaap, Julian, Jeroen van der Waal & Willem de Koster (2017, August). Wat kunnen sociologen met de Implicit Association Test?. Sociologie Magazine

Schaap, Julian (2017, January). Alternatieve Zustersteden: The Atlanta Way. Vers Beton | link.

Schaap, Julian & Aupers, Stef (2016, December). Op zoek naar God in populaire cultuur. Sociologie Magazine 24(4), 22-24 | link | pdf.

Schaap, Julian (2016, November). “I can’t believe it’s not Rotterdam!” Of wat er te geloven valt van die hele stadsmarketing. Vers Beton | link.

Schaap, Julian (2016, September). Vijf maanden in hyper-reëel Amerika. Faces of Science | link.

Schaap, Julian (2016, May). Rockgitarist? Waarschijnlijk een witte man. Faces of Science | link.

Peters, Julia & Schaap, Julian (2016, April). Shit happens: Rotterdamse nietsisten over de eindigheid en nutteloosheid van het bestaan. Vers Beton | link.

Peters, Julia & Schaap, Julian (2016, April). Shit happens: How religious nones from Rotterdam deal with the pointlessness of existence. Erasmus Magazine | link.

Schaap, Julian (2016, February). Waar is de Rotterdamse lelijkheid gebleven? Vers Beton | link

Schaap, Julian (2015, December). De sleutel van (kansrijk) Rotterdam? Vers Beton | link

Schaap, Julian (2015). Heeft Elvis het pand verlaten? Sociologie Magazine 2/2015, 26-28. Link | Click here to download pdf.

Berkers, Pauwke & Schaap, Julian (2014). Elvis has left the building, or has he? Gutenberg Press: Hamburg. Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian (2014). Op vakantie naar de loopgraven: tussen herinnering en memento mori. ThemaTijdschrift: Huis Doorn, augustus 2014 (2).

Schaap, Julian (2012). Militainment: Guns, drones & joysticks. Roest Magazine, summer 2012 (49), 12-14.

Schaap, Julian (2012). Dealing with the Diabolical. Roest Magazine, spring 2012 (48), 12-14. Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian (2011). Load, aim, shoot: De fotograferende soldaat, Roest Magazine, winter 2011/12 (47), 12-14. Click here to download pdf.

Schaap, Julian (2011). Kernfysica: Een lastige wetenschap. Roest Magazine, winter 2010/11 (46).

Schaap, Julian (2010). Pseudo-fascistische underground muziek. Roest Magazine, winter 2010/11 (45).

Schaap, Julian (2010). Berlijn versus München: van Weimar-adelaars tot Struikelstenen. Roest Magazine, summer 2010 (44). Click here to download pdf.