Institute of Urban Policy
Institute of Urban Policy


Dr. King Davis & Hyejin Jung

Davis, K. & Jung, H. (2013). New federalism, new freedom and states’ rights: The uncertain and fragmented direction of public mental health policy in the United States. In I. Colby, C. Dulmus, & K.M. Sowers (Eds.), Connecting social welfare policy to fields of practice (7th ed.) (pp.37-79). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Davis, K. & Jung, H. (in press). Disparities and inequalities. The Oxford encyclopedia of social work (20th ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Davis, K. & Jung, H. (in press). Race, marital status and mental illness. In T. Bent-Goodley, Black Families. Washington DC: NASW Press.

Davis, K. & Jung, H. (2012). The mental health field of practice. In C. Dulmus & K. Sower (Eds.), Social work fields of practice: Historical trends, professional issues, and future opportunities (pp.147-157). Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Dr. King Davis

Davis, K. (2012). The linkages between clinical and policy practice in social work. In E. Hoffler & E. Clar (Eds.), Social work matters: The power of linking policy and practice (pp.33-39). Washington DC:  NASW Press.

Davis, K., Lewis, A. N., Zhang, J. & Thompson, A. (2011). Involuntary commitment policy: Disparities in admissions of African American men to state mental hospitals. In J. Schiele. Social welfare policy: Regulation and resistance among people of color (pp. 63-91). New York, NY: Sage Publications.

Davis, K. (2011). Pathways to integrated care: Strategies for African American organizations and communities. Rockville: Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health, 1-36.

Davis, K. (2011). The Central Lunatic Asylum for the Colored Insane: Final Report. Alexandria, VA: National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors, 1-26.

Seth Kessler

Berg, B.K., Kessler, S.A., & Hunt, T.M. (2012). A realist perspective of sport and international relations: US governmental perceptions of Olympic boycott movements, 1936 to 2008. International Journal of Sport and Politics, 4(3), 1-14. doi: 10.1080/19406940.2012.694113

Kessler, S.A., Horton, K., Atwood, R., & Gottlieb, N. (2012). Workplace learning for the public good: Implementation of a standardized, competency-based curriculum in rural and urban Texas WIC clinics. Journal of Workplace Learning, 24(4), 270-285. doi10.1108/13665621211223388

Dr. Shetal Vohra-Gupta

Cook-Heffron, L., Busch-Armendariz, N., Vohra-Gupta, S., Camp, V. (2013). Time to Decide: Initial Verdict of a Non-Report Sexual Assault Examination Policy. American Journal of Nursing.

Prospero, M., Russell, A., & Vohra-Gupta, S. (2012). Effects of Motivation on Educational Attainment: Ethnic and Developmental Differences among First Generation Students Journal of Hispanic Higher Education, (11) 1, 100-119.

Busch-Armendariz, N., Bell, H., DiNitto, D., Vohra-Gupta, S., & Rhodes, D. (2011). The prevalence of sexual assault: Evidence for social work education and practice. Social Work Review, 1(1), 245-269

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