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Applied Sociology 

International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Volume 1, 2015 Elsevier Ltd 

Toward an Understanding of Food Pantry Food Recipients and the Agencies that Serve Them 

Journal of Applied Social Science, Vol. 9 No. 1, Fall 2013

It's Not Just Black and White: The Emergence of the Hispanic and Asian Communities in Northeast Florida

Journal of Applied Social Science, Vol. 4 No. 2, Fall 2010


Community Research Tactics and Social Change
Assessing Needs and Assets in an Inner City Neighborhood

Doing Sociology: Case Studies in Sociological Practice/Chapter 8

2008 Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Presidential Address 
Three "Great Truths" Facing AACS: The Problems, Practicality and Promise of Applied Sociology

Journal of Applied Social Science, Volume 3/Number 1/Spring 2009

Florida's Changing Rainbow: Identifying Emerging Markets through the Examination Racial Composition and Demographic Change in Florida
Population Research and Policy Review, Volume 27:497-517, May 2008

Understanding and Preparing for the Emerging Diversity in the Workplace
The International Journal of Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations, Vol. 6 No. 5, pp. 55-62, 2007

Flower Power: Assessing the impact of the Magnolia Project on Reducing Poor Birth Outcomes in an At-Risk Neighborhood
Journal of Applied Sociology/Sociological Practice, Vol. 22 No. 2/Vol. 7 No. 2, pp. 74-89, Fall-Winter 2005-06

Mobilizing Communities for Teen Pregnancy Prevention: Associations Between Coaltion Characteristics and Perceived Accomplishments
Journal of Adolescent Health, 37 (2005) S31-S41

Does Religiosity Affect Perceptions of Racism in the New South?
Sociation Today: Volume 3, Number 2, Fall 2005

The Song Remains the Same: The Resistance of Racial Attitudes and Perceptions to Change Over Time
International Journal of Diversity in Organizations, Communities and Nations, Volume 4 (2004)

TV or Not TV?: The Impact of the Removal of Television on Assaultive Behavior in a Juvenile Detention Center
Journal for Juvenile Justice and Detention Services, Volume 16, Number 1, pp. 1-17, Spring 2001

Social Isolation in a Southern City: Social Dislocation and Community in Jacksonville
Charting Florida's Future, Chapter 15, Lance DeHaven-Smith and Dena Hurst(editors), Florida Institute of Government, Fall, 1999

God Helps Those who Help Themselves?: The Effects of Religious Affiliation, Religiosity, and Deservedness on Generosity Toward the Poor
Sociology of Religion, Fall 1995 v56 n3 p327(12)

Crime, Neighborhood Perceptions, and the Underclass: The Relationship Between Rear of Crime and Class Position
Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 163-176, 1995

The Dimensions of Poverty: Public Perceptions of the Deserving Poor
Social Science Research 22, 312-332 (1993)

Political Ideology and Political Action in the New Christian Right
Sociological Analysis 1986, 47, 2: 160-168