Dr. Andreas Philaretou

School : School of Humanities, Social and Education Sciences
Department : Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Position : Associate Professor, Social Psychology

Dr. Andreas  Philaretou Mailing Address
European University Cyprus,
6, Diogenes Str.
Nicosia
P.O Box: 22006
Cyprus

Website
http://faculty.euc.ac.cy/aphilaretou/

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Email: A.Philaretou@euc.ac.cy A.Philaretou@euc.ac.cy

Profile

Andreas G. Philaretou, Ph.D., PMCMFT, author and lecturer, is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences in the School of Humanities& Social Sciences at European University Cyprus (EUC) (formerly Cyprus College), and a special scientist (part time lecturer) in the Department of Psychology at the University of Cyprus and in the Department of Hotel & Tourism Management at Cyprus Technological University. He has received his BS and MS degrees in Sociology, and his Ph.D. in Human Development, from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. In addition, he earned a Post-Masters Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy (PMCMFT) and had been certified as a Family Life Educator (FLE). Dr. Philaretou, a qualitative methodologist, has taught various social psychology and psychology, courses throughout his academic career as well as a limited number of sociology courses. His research and teaching interests revolve mainly around topics of social psychological significance specifically as they apply to gender and sexuality, sexualized environments, psychosexual well-being, as well as leisure and entertainment, all examined within the framework of established social psychological perspectives. He is the author/co-author of three recently published books (2004, 2006, & 2009) on masculinity, male sexuality, and atypical sexual behaviors. His research has appeared in various peer-reviewed academic journals and presented at several professional international conferences throughout the past decade.

Degrees

Ph.D (Human Development), Virginia Tech, USA
M.S. (Sociology), Virginia Tech, USA

B.S. (Sociology), Virginia Tech, USA

Publications

 

 

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  2. Philaretou, A.G. (2005). The sociocultural dimensions of sexual interactions. Exotics and erotics: Human cultural and sexual diversity. By D.W. Middleton. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, Inc. 2002. 147 pp. Sexuality and Culture, 9:3, 88-90.
  3. Philaretou, A.G. (2005). Sexuality and the Internet. Net.SeXXX: Readings on sex, pornography, and the Internet. Edited by D. Waskul. New York: Peter Lang. 2004. 340 pp. The Journal of Sex Research, 42:2, 180-181.
  4. Philaretou, A.G. (2004). Studs, tools, and the family jewels: Metaphors men live by. By P.F. Murphy. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press. 2001. 167 pp. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 33:5, 520-522.
  5. Philaretou, A.G. (2003). Conceiving sexuality: Approaches to sex research in a postmodern world. By R.G. Parker & J.H. Gagnon. New York: Routledge. 1995. 307 pp. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 32:4, 393-395.
  6. Philaretou, A.G. (2003). Real boys: Rescuing our sons from the myths of boyhood. By W. Pollack. New York: Henry Holt. 1998. 447 pp. Journal of Teaching in Marriage and Family, 2:4, 475-479.
  7. Philaretou, A.G. (2002). Fear of intimacy. By R. W. Firestone and J. Catlett. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. 1999. 358 pp. Journal of Teaching in Marriage and Family, 2:3, 359-362.

Refereed Journal Articles

  • Theocharous, A., Zopiatis, A., & Philaretou, A.G., (2015). The social construction of male tourism deviance: The case of Agia Napa (AN), Cyprus. Sexuality & Culture, 19:4, 816-834.
  • Louca-Papaleontiou, E., Melhuish, E., & Philaretou, A.G. (2012). Introspective abilities in preschool children. Asian Transactions on Basic & Applied Sciences, 2:2, 14-30.
  • Domic, D.I., & Philaretou, A.G. (2012). Trading masculinity for leisure: The disenchantment of Greek Cypriot (GC) females with traditional masculine marriages. Sexuality and Culture, 16:4, 428-448.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2011). Leisured intimacy in organizational settings: An exploratory investigation. The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, 6:1, 207-217.
  • Kassimeris, C., & Philaretou, A.G. (2010). Playing politics with charisma: Archbishop Makarios III and the Cyprus issue. Politics, Culture, and Socialization, 1:4, 337-352.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2009). Sexual harassment in the hospitality industry in the Republic of Cyprus: Theory and prevention. Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 9:3-4, 288-304.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Myrianthous, S. (2009). An exploratory investigation of the quality of life of adults with learning disabilities living in family homes or under residential care. .The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, 14:1, 57-75.
  • Mahfouz, A.Y., & Philaretou, A.G., & Theocharous, A. (2008). Virtual social interactions: Evolutionary, social psychological and technological perspectives. Computers in Human Behavior, 24 (6), 3014-3026.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2007). The social construction of gender role identity: The case of female flight attendants. International Journal of Learning, 14:1, 1-10.
  • Domic D.L., & Philaretou, A.G. (2007). The social construction of interethnic marriages in the Greek Cypriot (GC) Republic of Cyprus: An ethnographic investigation of Greek Cypriot (GC) male marriages to Eastern European (EE) females. Sexuality and Culture, 11:3, 11-31.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Young, C.L. (2007). The social construction of female sexuality in a sexualized work environment (SWE): The case of a comedy club. Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 14:1, 41-62.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Learning about sexual addiction: Theory and intervention. International Journal of Learning, 13:5, 85-92.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2006). Researching sensitive topics through autoethnographic means. The Journal of Men’s Studies, 14:1, 65-78.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Female exotic dancers: Intrapersonal and interpersonal perspectives. Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 13:1, 41-52.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Learning and laughing about gender and sexuality through humor: The Woody Allen case. The Journal of Men’s Studies, 14:2, 133-144.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Teaching and researching sensitive topics: The joys and sorrows of being a human sexuality professor. International Journal of Learning, 12:7, 21-28.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Human sexual trafficking. International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic, and Social Sustainability, 1:3, 57-62.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Mahfouz, A.Y. (2006). Western stereotypes of Arabs and Muslims. International Journal of Knowledge, Culture, and Change Management, 5:2, 131-138.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Mahfouz, A.Y. (2006). Sexuality and the Internet. The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge, & Society, 1:2, 91-97.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005). Eastern-European sex workers in Greek-Cypriot cabarets. Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 12:1, 45-64.
  • Philaretou, A.G., Mahfouz, A.Y., & Allen, K.R. (2005). Use of Internet pornography and men’s well-being. International Journal of Men’s Health, 4:2, 149-169.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2005). The cabaret sex industry in the Republic of Cyprus: An exploratory investigation of Greek-Cypriot male cabaret patronage. Sexuality and Culture, 9, 49-61.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2003). Macro and micro dynamics of male sexual anxiety: Theory and intervention. The International Journal of Men’s Health, 2:3, 201-220.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2001). Reconstructing masculinity and sexuality. The Journal of Men’s Studies, 9:3, 301-321.

 

Books

  • Domic, D., & Φιλαρέτου, Α. (2012). Η συνομωσία της πριγκίπισσας των πάγων. ISBN 9-789963-706396. Pp. 119. Λευκωσία: Εκδόσεις Αρμίδα (www.armidapublications.com).
  • Φελλάς, Κ., Φιλαρέτου, Α., & Καραγιάννη, Σ. (2010). Σεξουαλικές αλληλεπιδράσεις: Η κοινωνική δόμηση των άτυπων σεξουαλικών συμπεριφορών (Greek version of the revised book: “Sexual interactions: The social constructions of atypical sexual variations”). ISBN 978-960-218-662-6. Pp. 266. Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Κριτική ΑΕ (www.kritiki.gr).
  • Philaretou, A.G., Phellas, C.N., & Karayianni, S.S. (2006). Sexual interactions: The social construction of atypical sexual behaviors. ISBN 1-58112-920-3. Pp. 238. Boca Raton, Florida: Universal Publishers (www.universal-publishers.com/index.php).
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2004). The perils of masculinity: An analysis of male sexual anxiety, sexual addiction, & relational abuse. ISBN: 0-7618-2788-9. Pp. 191. Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America (www.univpress.com).

 

Book Chapters

  • Domic, D.I., & Philaretou, A.G. (2012). Breaking the taboo of ethnic homogeny: The social construction of inter-ethnic marriages among Greek-Cypriot (GC) females. In P. W. Schnarrs & J. P. Maurino (Eds.), Men, Masculinity and the Common Good in an Era of Economic Uncertainty (pp. 71-84). Harriman, TN: Men Studies Press.
  • Φιλαρέτου, Α., & Θεοχάρους, Α. (2009). Σεξουαλική Εξάρτηση: Αναψυχή, και Υγεία (Sexual addiction, leisure, & health). In Phellas, C. edited book «Κοινωνία και Υγεία: Ψυχοκοινωνικές και Πολιτισμικές Προσεγγίσεις στον Κυπριακό και Ελλαδικό Χώρο» (Society and Health: Psycho-social and Cultural Approaches in Cyprus and Greece), pp. 61-95. Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Κριτική ΑΕ; ISBN: 978-960-218-651-0.
  • Θεοχάρους, Α., Φιλαρέτου, Α., & Nathanael, G. (2009). Ριψοκίνδυνες Συμπεριφορές, Αναψυχή και Υγεία (Risky Βehaviors, Leisure, & Health). In Phellas, C. edited book «Κοινωνία και Υγεία: Ψυχοκοινωνικές και Πολιτισμικές Προσεγγίσεις στον Κυπριακό και Ελλαδικό Χώρο» (Society and Health: Psycho-social and Cultural Approaches in Cyprus and Greece), pp. 117-149. Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Κριτική ΑΕ; ISBN: 978-960-218-651-0.
  • Mahfouz, A.Y., Theocharous, A., & Philaretou A. (2010). A research model for online social behavior based on an evolutionary, social psychological and technological approach. In N. Kock (ed.), Evolutionary Psychology and Information Systems Research: A New Approach to Studying the Effects of Modern Technologies on Human Behavior, (pp. 269-285). New York: Springer.

 

Non-Refereed Publications

Magazine & Newspaper Articles/Commentaries

  • Philaretou, A.G. (November 19, 2007). Searching for a way out in sorceresses and fortune- tellers (Αναζητώντας διέξοδο σε μάγισσες και χαρτορίχτρες). Fileleftheros Newspaper, # 17276, p. 2. Nicosia, Cyprus.
  • Philaretou, A. G. (November 12, 2006). Sex and Greek Cypriot TV (Σεξ και Κυπριακή Τηλεόραση). TV Star, Vol. 491, p.64. Nicosia, Cyprus.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (December 3, 2006). The psychology of TV (Η Ψυχολογία της Τηλεόρασης). TV Star, Vol. 494, pp. 90-91. Nicosia, Cyprus.

 

Encyclopedia Entries

  • Philaretou, A.G. (2008). Sociobiology. In Sears J.T. (Ed.), The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Love, Courtship, & Sexuality through History: Vol. 6, The Modern World, (pp. 267-271). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2007). Male sexual anxiety. In Flood, M., Gardiner, J.K., Pease B., & Pringle, K. (Eds.), Routledge International Encyclopedia on Men and Masculinities (RIEMM), Vol. 1, (pp. 557-558). London: Routledge.

 

Book Reviews in Refereed Journals

  • Philaretou, A.G. (2010). Safer sex in the city: The experience and management of street prostitution. Edited by D. Canter, M. Ioannou, & D. Youngs. Surrey, UK & Burlington, U.SA.: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 2009. pp. 217, ISBN: 978-0-7546-2615-2. International Journal of Contemporary Sociology: A Discussion Journal of Contemporary Ideas and Research, 47:1, 168-170.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2008). The Good Life: Moral and Ethical Sexual Considerations. Sex and ethics: Essays on sexuality, virtue, and the good life. Edited by Raja Halwani. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2007. 276 pp. The Journal of Sex Research, 45:1, 86-87.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). The Social Construction of Erotophobia. The politics of lust. By J. Ince. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books. 2005. 335 pp. The Journal of Sex Research, 43:3, 292-295.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Children in the global sex trade. By J.O. Davidson. Malden, MA: Polity Press. 2005. 178 pp. Journal of Marriage and Family, 68:2, 533-534.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005). The sociocultural dimensions of sexual interactions. Exotics and erotics: Human cultural and sexual diversity. By D.W. Middleton. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, Inc. 2002. 147 pp. Sexuality and Culture, 9:3, 88-90.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005). Sexuality and the Internet. Net.SeXXX: Readings on sex, pornography, and the Internet. Edited by D. Waskul. New York: Peter Lang. 2004. 340 pp. The Journal of Sex Research, 42:2, 180-181.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2004). Studs, tools, and the family jewels: Metaphors men live by. By P.F. Murphy. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press. 2001. 167 pp. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 33:5, 520-522.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2003). Conceiving sexuality: Approaches to sex research in a postmodern world. By R.G. Parker & J.H. Gagnon. New York: Routledge. 1995. 307 pp. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 32:4, 393-395.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2003). Real boys: Rescuing our sons from the myths of boyhood. By W. Pollack. New York: Henry Holt. 1998. 447 pp. Journal of Teaching in Marriage and Family, 2:4, 475-479.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2002). Fear of intimacy. By R. W. Firestone and J. Catlett. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. 1999. 358 pp. Journal of Teaching in Marriage and Family, 2:3, 359-362.

Conferences

Conference Proceedings/Abstracts

  • Philaretou, A.G., & Theocharous, A. (2009, March). The effect of sexual harassment on relational and marital well being. XVII World IFTA Congress. Reconciling Differences: Can Family Therapy Heal the World? Program and Abstracts, p. 200. Portorož, Slovenia.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2008). The intrapersonal and interpersonal consequences of sexual harassment in the service industry in the Republic of Cyprus. In C. Hu (Ed.), Proceedings of the 2008 Annual International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators (ISTTE) Conference, September 30-October 2, 2008, in Dublin, Ireland (Vol. 20, pp. 333-347). St Clair Shores, MI: International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2008). The sociocultural impact of tourism in the Republic of Cyprus. ATLAS Annual Conference: Selling or Telling? Paradoxes in Tourism, Culture and Heritage. Abstract, p. 84. University of Brighton, UK.
  • Philaretou, A. G. (2008). Divorce and its impact on the lives of children. XVI World IFTA Congress. Transformation and Globalizations: Family therapy in the 21st century. Abstracts-Posters, p. 81. Porto, Portugal.
  • Domic, D.L., & Philaretou, A.G. (2006). Fantasy wives: An Ethnographic investigation of the intrapersonal and interpersonal dynamics of Greek-Cypriot (GC) male marriages to Eastern European (EE) females. Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) 47th Annual Meeting. Abstracts, p. 7. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006). The social construction of sexuality in U.S. college bars. European Journal of Sexual Health, Vol. 15-S1, p. S31. Eighth Congress of the European Federation of Sexology. Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005). Female exotic dancing: An exploratory investigation of intrapersonal and interpersonal perspectives. XVII World Congress of Sexology (Sexo 2005) Book of Abstracts (http://www.worldsexualhealth.org/doc/sexoabstracts.pdf), pp. 185-186. Montreal, Canada.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2004). A historical, social, and cultural analysis of the cabaret sex industry in the Greek-Cypriot Republic of Cyprus. Third Annual Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences Conference Proceedings, ISSN: 1539-7300, (http://www.hicsocial.org), pp. 2535-2557. Honolulu, Hawaii.

 

Refereed Conference Presentations

  • Philaretou, A.G., & Karavaglides, C. (2017, March). Redefining male sexual anxiety based on the hyper-masculine adonis complex. Poster presented at the AMSA’s (American Men’s Studies Association) 25th annual conference on men & masculinities. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  • Domic D., & Philaretou, A.G. (2017, March). The effects of supermodel advertising on the conception of body image of 18-25-year-old Greek Cypriot females. Poster presented at the AMSA’s (American Men’s Studies Association) 25th annual conference on men & masculinities. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2016, March). Unmasking the “call girl” sex work trade: Deconstructing and reconstructing the “call girl” persona of the Eastern European worker in Cyprus. Poster presented at the AMSA’s (American Men’s Studies Association) 24th annual conference on men & masculinities. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Lidvinova, L. (2015, March). Parenting style & behavioral adjustment of Russian boys & girls in elementary schools in Cyprus: A cross cultural & gender comparison. Paper presented at the AMSA’s, CSMM (Center for the Study of Men & masculinities), & Men Engage 23rd annual conference on men and masculinities. The Roosevelt Hotel, New York, NY.
  • Philaretou, A.G., Livadiotou, C., Plevri, M., Kimitri, G., Georgiou, K., & Spyrou, S. (2014, March). Cassocks, patriarchy, & masculinity: An experimental investigation on enclothed cognition and Greek Cypriot gender role perceptions. Paper presented at AMSA’s 22nd annual conference on men and masculinities. University of Washington, Tacoma, WA.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2013, April). Sex workers and paradise: An exploratory investigation of streetwalkers in the Republic of Cyprus. Paper presented at AMSA’s 21st annual conference on men and masculinities. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2012, March). Young men's accounts of risk behaviors in Agia Napa, Cyprus. Paper presented at AMSA’s (American Men’s Studies Association) 20th annual conference on men and masculinities. University of Saint Thomas, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Domic, D.L., & Philaretou, A.G. (2011, April). Imported masculinity, leisury sex, and marriage: An exploratory investigation of the social psychological variants of interethnic marriages among Greek Cypriot females. Paper presented at AMSA’s 19th annual conference on men and masculinities. University of Missouri, Kansas City.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2011, July). Leisury intimacy in organizational settings: An exploratory investigation. Virtual paper presentation at the 6th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. Louisiana, New Orleans, U.S.A.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Theocharous, A. (2010, March). The perils of intimate relationships in organizational settings. Paper presented at AMSA’s 18th annual conference on Men and Masculinities. Atlanta, GA.
  • Theocharous, A., Philaretou, A.G., & Nathanael, G. (2009, July). Social networks and tourist behavior: An ethnographic investigation of Ayia Napa, Cyprus. Paper presented at the Leisure Studies Association (LSA) Conference. Canterbury Christ Church University, United Kingdom.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Myrianthous, S. (2009, July). An exploratory investigation of the quality of life of adults with learning disabilities in home or residential care. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. Athens, Greece.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Theocharous, A. (2009, March). The effect of sexual harassment on relational and marital well being. Poster presented at the XVII World Family Therapy Congress (Reconciling Differences: Can Family Therapy heal the World?). Portorož, Slovenia.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A. G. (2008, September). The intrapersonal and interpersonal consequences of sexual harassment in the service industry in the Republic of Cyprus. Paper presented at the International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators (ISTTE) annual meeting. Dublin, Ireland.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A. G. (2008, November). Leisury sex: An exploratory investigation of human sex trafficking in the 21st century. Poster presented at the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) annual meeting. San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Theocharous, A., & Philaretou, A.G. (2008, July). The sociocultural impact of tourism in the Republic of Cyprus. Paper presented at the Atlas Annual Conference (Selling or Telling? Paradoxes in Tourism, Culture & Heritage). University of Brighton, United Kingdom.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2008, March). Divorce and its impact on the lives of children. Poster presented at the XVI World Family Therapy Congress (Transformations & Globalizations: Family Therapy in the 21st Century). Porto, Portugal.
  • Kassimeris, C., & Philaretou, A.G. (2007, September). An exploratory investigation of the social psychological variants of a charismatic personality: The case of archbishop Makarios the III. Paper presented at the political psychology section of the 4th European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) General Conference. Pisa, Italy.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Mahfouz, A.Y. (2007, August). Cyberdating: Evolutionary perspectives. A roundtable presented at the 102nd American Sociological Association (ASA) annual meeting. New York, NY.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2007, June). The Social construction of gender role identity: The case of female flight attendants. Virtual paper presentation at the 14th International Conference on Learning. University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Domic, D.L., & Philaretou, A.G. (2006, November). Fantasy wives: An Ethnographic investigation of the intrapersonal and interpersonal dynamics of Greek-Cypriot (GC) male marriages to Eastern European (EE) females. Poster presented at the 47th Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006, June). The social construction of sexuality in U.S. college bars. Paper presented at the 8th Congress of the European Federation of Sexology. Prague Congress Center, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2006, June). Learning about sexual addiction: Theory and Intervention. Virtual presentation at the 13th International Conference on Learning. Sam Sharpe Teachers College & Montego Bay Community College, Montego Bay, Jamaica.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005, July). Female exotic dancing: An exploratory investigation of intrapersonal and interpersonal perspectives. Poster presented at the XVII World Congress of Sexology (Sexo 2005). Palais des congrès de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005, July). Teaching and researching sensitive topics: The joys and sorrows of being a human sexuality professor. Virtual paper presentation at the 12th International Conference on Learning. University of Granada, Granada, Spain.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Mahfouz, A.Y. (2005, July). Stereotypes in contemporary society: The negative portrayal of Arabs and Muslims in the media. Virtual presentation at the 5th International Conference of Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organizations. University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005, February). Human sexual trafficking. Paper presented at the 1st International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Social, and Economic Sustainability. East-West Center, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Mahfouz, A.Y. (2005, February). Sexuality and the Internet. Paper presented at the 1st International Conference on Technology, Knowledge, and Society. University of California, Berkeley.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2005, April). Learning about gender and sexuality through humor: The Woody Allen case. Paper presented at AMSA’s 13th annual conference. Nashville, TN.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2005, June). Cybersex addiction: Therapeutic interventions. Paper presented at AFTA-IFTA (American Family Therapy Association-International Family Therapy Association), 2005 International Conference on Family Therapy. Washington, DC.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2004, June). A historical, social, and cultural analysis of the cabaret sex industry in the Greek-Cypriot Republic of Cyprus. Paper presented at the 3rd Annual Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences. Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2004, April). Doing male gender: An exploratory investigation of the origins of male sexuality. Paper presented at AMSA’s 12th annual conference. Aurora University, Aurora, IL.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2003, November). The social construction of sex work: An exploratory investigation of sexuality, masculinity, and family structure. Poster presented at NCFR (National Council of Family Relations), 65th annual conference. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • Young, C.L., & Philaretou, A.G. (2003, November). A qualitative investigation of the social construction of female sexuality in a sexualized work environment. Paper presented at SSSS, 45th annual meeting. San Antonio, TX.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2003, February). Eastern-European girls and Southern-Mediterranean boys: A social constructionist investigation of Eastern-European female sex workers and Greek-Cypriot male cabaret patrons. Paper presented at annual SOYUZ (Soviet Union) Research Symposium. Amherst College, Amherst, MA.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2002, November). The autobiographical mode: Sensitivities, ethics, and dilemmas of researching sensitive topics. Discussion paper presented at 32nd Theory Construction and Research Methodology (TCRM) Workshop. Houston, TX.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Bird, G.W. (2000, June). Dynamics of physical distress for managerial families: An exploratory investigation of work and family determinants. Paper presented at Twelfth Annual Research Symposium: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine and College of Human Resources and Education. Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Bird, G.W. (1999, November). An exploratory investigation of stress outcomes for male city managers and their marital partners. Paper presented at NCFR, 61st annual conference. Irvine, CA.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (1999, April). Reconstructing masculinity and sexuality. A roundtable presented at Inquiring Voices, 2nd Annual College of Human Resources and Education Graduate Student Research Conference. Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (1999, March). Men's sexual anxieties: A critical investigation. Paper presented at AMSA’s 7th annual conference. Nashville, TN.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Bird, G.W. (1999, February). Work and family dynamics for dual-career couples. Paper presented at SCFR (Southeastern Council on Family Relations) annual conference. Atlanta, GA.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (1998, February). Unspoken truths: Underlying issues on male sexual anxiety. A roundtable presented at SCFR annual conference. Atlanta, GA.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (1998, March). An exploratory investigation of stress outcomes for city managers and their marital partners. Paper presented at Inquiring Voices, 1st Annual College of Human Resources and Education Graduate Student Research Conference. Virginia Tech, Donaldson-Brown Hotel & Conference Center, Blacksburg, VA.

 

 

 

Non-Refereed / Invited Presentations

  • Domic, D., & Philaretou, A.G. (2013, October). Η Συνομωσία της Πριγκίπισσας των Πάγων (The Ice Princess Conspiracy). Book launch presentation. European University Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2013, May). The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: Sexual Enjoyment & Addiction in Mass Consumer Society. Erasmus Faculty Mobility Teaching Program, Department of Psychology, University of Social Sciences & Humanities, Warsaw, Poland.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2010, December). Σεξουαλική αναψυχή και άτυπες σεξουαλικές συμπεριφορές (Leisured sexuality and atypical sexual behaviors). Όμιλος Φιλοξενίας και Τουρισμού (Tourism and Hospitality Student Association). Τεχνολογικών Πανεπιστήμιων Κύπρου (Cyprus University of Technology). Λεμεσός (Limassol). Κύπρος (Cyprus).
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2010, October). Family disintegration and weakening of religious values of Children: The effects of religiosity on marriages, families, and children. The Eighth Doha Conference for Interfaith Dialogue. Raising the New Generation on a Foundation of Values and Traditions: Religious Perspectives. Doha, Qatar.
  • Philaretou, A.G., Phellas, C.N., & Karayianni, S.S. (2006). Sexual interactions: The social construction of atypical sexual behaviors. Book launch presentation. European University Cyprus (formerly Cyprus College), Nicosia, Cyprus.
  • Philaretou, A.G. (2004, February). Doing research through autobiography: Ethics and dilemmas. Paper presented at Kercher Series Presentation. Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI.
  • Philaretou, A.G., & Allen, K.R. (2002, November). The effect of Eastern-European prostitution on the personal and familial lives of Greek-Cypriot males. Paper presented on the effect of structural changes on families in Cyprus and Latvia: The International Project for the Study of Families. Western Michigan University, Department of Family & Consumer Sciences. Kalamazoo, MI.
 
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