(* indicates that Ken was a committee member of this student)



Smith, J. V.

Attitudes of Selected Community Residents Toward the Community, M.A., 1965

Calhoun, Harriott Dixon

Community Involvement and Perception of Community Leadership, M.A., 1967

Ross, Peggy Johnston

Individual Factors in Mobility Potential: A Study of Selected AFDC Recipients, M.A., 1968

See, Patricia Williams

The Labeling and Allocation of Deviants in a Southern State: A Sociological Theory, Ph.D., 1968

Hess, G. M.

Leadership Structure and Project Accomplishment: A Study of a Negro Sub-Community, M.A., 1969

Barrentine, Benjamin Franklin

"Indigenosity:" Its Substantive Meaning as Relates to the Utilization of Nonprofessional Personnel in..., M.A., 1969

Cotton, G. C.

Some Intervening Factors Between Community Structure and Project Accomplishment: A Comparative Study of Projects Related to Mental Health, M.S., 1970

Singh, Sangeeta Swarup

The Alienation Syndrome: a Before and after Study of the Welfare Poor, M.S., 1970

Whitlington, S. E.

The Occupational Aspirations of Selected AFDC Recipients, M.A., 1970

Osborn, Charles E., Jr.

The Disaster Culture Concept: A Study of Elements Which Comprise the Notion of a Separate Culture, M.S., 1970

Singh, Raghu Nath

Levels of Involvement of Local Actors in Watershed Development Leadership Roles, Ph.D., 1971

Williams, J. H.

1971 (Sociology Faculty, U.S. Air Force Academy)




Etuk, Efiong

Community Development as a Theoretical Concept, M.S., 1973

Martin, Kenneth M.

Power Structures and Extra-Local Relationships of Rural Pennsylvania Communities, M.S., 1973

Smith, Ronald W.J.

Smith, Ronald W.J. Community Environment and Levels of Voluntary Association Activity, M.S., 1975

Ham, Kum Shik

Community Activeness and Community Structure, Ph.D., 1976

Etuk, Efiong

Structural Correlates of Poverty: Implications for Public Policy, Ph.D., 1976

Miller, Michael K.

Health Status, Health Resources, and Consolidated Structural Parameters: Implications for Public Health Care Policy, Ph.D., 1976. (Thesis supervised by C. S. Stokes)

Luloff, Albert E.

Community Adoption of Flood Insurance: A Study of Structural and Interactional Influences, Ph.D., 1977

Martin, Kenneth E.

An Evaluation of the Effect of the Public Affairs Leadership Program on Increasing Community Participation: a Quasi-Experimental Study, M.S., 1977

Woolley, Barbara

Evaluation of Change as a Result of Participation in a Rural Leadership Education Program, M.S., 1978

* Bylund, Robert A.

A Rural Urban Comparison of the Housing Quality of Elderly Americans in 1975, Ph.D., 1979

* Newsom, Theodore J.

A Conceptual Framework and Methodology for Integrating Social Impact Assessment with Planning and Decision-Making, Ph.D., 1980

* Chou, Bih-er

A Contextual Analysis of Fertility Behavior in a Sample of Thai Villages, Ph.D., 1981

Lancelle, Mark A.

The Labor Market Experiences of Hired Farm Laborers: Gender, Ethnicity, and the Influence of Human Capital, Ph.D., 1981

Israel, Glenn D.

Community and Community Leadership Structure: Persistence and Change in an Eastern Boomtown, M.S., 1982

Swanson, Louis E., Jr.

Farm & Trade Center Transition in an Industrial Society: PA, 1930-1960, Ph.D., 1982

Lloyd, Robert C.

The Influence of Vertical and Horizontal Linkages on Manufacturing Employment in Rural Communities of Pennsylvania, Ph.D., 1983

* Robbins, Rebecca A

Rhetorical Analysis of Two Contemporary Statements Reflecting American Indian and Non-Indian World-Views, Ph.D., 1983

* Giles, Jr., Dwight E.

Social Participation and Mutual Support: A Study of the Relationship Between Voluntary Association Participation and Use of Informal Helping Networks, Ph.D., 1984

Martin, Kenneth E.

Local Participation in the Federal Grant System Community Structure and Conduct as Determinants of Performance, Ph.D., 1984

* Preston, Deborah Bray

The Effects of Marital Status, Sex Roles, Stress, Coping, and Social Support on the Health of the Elderly, Ph.D., 1984

Foster, Karen P.

Estimating the Effects of Income on Three Household Responses to High Energy Costs: A Multi-Variative Approach, M.S., 1985

Hsieh, Yeu-sheng

Occupational Incongruity and Job Dissatisfaction in Taiwan, Ph.D., 1985

Israel, Glenn

Community Activeness in New Hampshire Towns, Ph.D., 1985

Martin, Kenneth M.

The Influence of Rurality on Poverty: A Study of Counties in the Northeastern United States, Ph.D., 1985

Jayatilaka, M. Wijaya

Vertical Integration and Social Well-Being of Rural Communities: A Study ofAgricultural Modernization in Sri Lanka, Ph.D., 1986

Houts, Sandra S.

Social Learning Theory and Food Behavior, Ph.D., 1986. (Thesis supervised by R. H. Warland)

* Camasso, Michael J.

Variability in the Delivery of Preventive Medical Care: Dimensions, Determinants, Decisions, Ph.D., 1987

Bridger, Jeffrey C.

The Growth Machine: A Qualitative Assessment, M.S., 1988

Chen, Alexander Nai-Chi

Employment Turbulence, Employment Growth, and Homicide Change: A Social Impact Assessment Study, Ph.D., 1988

* Rodgers, Michelle S.

A Survey of Role Strain of Females in Dual Provider Families, M.S., 1988

* Tsai, Hsiu-Mei

A Socio-Psychological Model of Food Behavior: An Examination of Sodium Intake, Ph.D., 1988

* Or, Ori Bet

Gossip in a Small Kibbutz Community, Ph.D., 1989

Woodruff, Barbara Anne

Social Control of Drinking and Driving: The Effectiveness of Pennsylvania Act 289-1982, Ph.D., 1989/1990

* Harris, Rosalind Patrice

Black Land Grant Institutions and Third World Agriculture within the Title XII Program: Is There Room for Maneuver? Ph.D., 1990

Kassab, Cathy D.

The Impact of Changing Levels of Employment in Services and Manufacturing on Income and Its Distribution in Communities of the Mid-Atlantic Region, Ph.D., 1990

McLaughlin, Diane Krantz

Influence of Labor Market Structure on Differences in Outcomes and Operation in Local Labor Markets, Ph.D., 1990

* Hamilton, Lee F.

The Structure Underlying Extension Agents' Educational Program Decisions, Ph.D., 1991

Tallichet, Suzanne E.

Moving Up Down in the Mine: Sex Segregation in Underground Coal Mining, Ph.D., 1991

* Beck, Frank D.

The Effect of Absentee-Owned Firms on Employment Change in Small Urban Places and Towns within a Rural Region of the Northeastern United States, Ph.D., 1992

* Harp, Aaron J.

Science and Legitimation: The Case of Integrated Pest Management, Ph.D., 1992

Miller, S. K.

A Structurationist Interpreation of Land Use Conflict in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Ph.D., 1992

Chen, Zhengping

Information Access and Rural Community Development, M.S., 1993

Zekeri, Andrew A.

The Adoption of Economic Development Strategies by Groups and Local Officials in Pennsylvania Communities, Ph.D., 1993

Bridger, Jeffrey C.

Power, Discoure, and Community: The Case of Land Use, Ph.D., 1994