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Bagdonis, J. M., Hinrichs, C. C., & Schafft, K. A. (2009). The emergence and framing of farm-to-school initiatives: Civic engagement, health and local agriculture. Agriculture and Human Values, 26(1-2), 107–119.
Battaglia, T., Murrell, S. S., Bhosrekar, S. G., Caron, S. E.,Bowen, D. J., Smith, E.,...Rorie, J.-A. (2012). Connecting Boston’s public housing developments to community health centers: Who’s Ready for Change? Progress in Community Health Partnerships, 6(3), 239–248.
Berke, E. M., Koepsell, T. D., Moudon, A. V., Hoskins, R. E., & Larson, E. B. (2007). Association of the built environment with physical activity and obesity in older persons. American Journal of Public Health, 97(3), 486–492.
Boutin-Foster, C., Scott, E., Melendez, J., Rodriguez, A., Ramos, R., Kanna, B., & Michelen, W. (2013). Ethical considerations for conducting health disparities research in community health centers: A socio-ecological perspective. American Journal of Public Health, 103(12), 2179–2184.
Buckner-Brown, J., Tucker, P., Rivera, M., Cosgrove, S., Coleman, J. L., Penson, A., & Bang, D. (2011). Racial and ethnic approaches to community health: reducing health disparities by addressing social determinants of health. Family and Community Health, 34(Supplement 1), S12–S22
Casey, M. M., Eime, R. M., Payne, W. R., & Harvey, J. T. (2009). Using a socioecological approach to examine participation in sport and physical activity among rural adolescent girls. Qualitative Health Research, 19(7), 881–893.
Chang, J., Guy, M. C., Rosales, C., de Zapien, J. G., Staten, L. K., Fernandez, M. L., & Carvajal, S. C. (2013). Investigating social ecological contributors to diabetes within Hispanics in an underserved U.S.-Mexico border community. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10(8), 3217–3232.
Ding, D., Bracy, N. L., Sallis, J. F., Saelens, B. E., Norman, G. J., Harris, S. K., Durant, N.,…& Kerr, J. (2012). Is fear of strangers related to physical activity among youth? American Journal of Health Promotion, 26(3), 189–195.
Dunn, J., Hayes, M. V., Hulchanski, J. D., Hwang, S. W., & Potvin, L. (2006). Housing as a socio-economic determinant of health: Findings of a national needs, gaps and opportunities assessment. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 97(Supplement 3), S11–S15.
Ford, M., Wahlquist, M., Blake, R., Green, C., Streets, J., Fuller, E.,…Garrett-Mayer, E. (2012). Assessing an intervention to improve clinical trial perceptions among predominately African-American communities in South Carolina. Progress in Community Health Partnerships, 6(3), 249–263.
Hicks, S., Duran, B., Wallerstein, N., Avila, M., Belone, L., Lucero, J.,…White Hat, E. (2012). Evaluating community-based participatory research to improve community-partnered science and community health. Progress in Community Health Partnerships, 6(3), 289–299.
Lovasi, G. S., Neckerman, K. M., Quinn, J. W., Weiss, C. C., & Rundle, A. (2009). Effect of individual or neighborhood disadvantage on the association between neighborhood walkability and body mass index. American Journal of Public Health, 99(2), 279–284.
Patel, K., Hargreaves, M., Liu, J., Kenerson, D., Neal, R., Takizala, Z., …Blot, B. (2012). Factors influencing colorectal cancer screening in low-income African Americans in Tennessee. Journal of Community Health, 37(3), 673–679.
Powell, L. M., Slater, S., Chaloupka, F. J., & Harper, D. (2006). Availability of physical activity-related facilities and neighborhood demographic and socioeconomic characteristics: A national study. American Journal of Public Health, 96(9), 1676–1680.
Roman, C. G., Stodolska, M., Yahner, J., & Shinew, K. (2013). Pathways to outdoor recreation, physical activity, and delinquency among urban Latino adolescents. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 45(Supplement1), S151–S161.
Scott, A. J., & Wilson, R. F. (2011). Social determinants of health among African Americans in a rural community in the Deep South: An ecological exploration. Rural and Remote Health, 11(1), 1634–1643.
Sprague, B. L., Trentham-Dietz, A., Gangnon, R. E., Ramchandani, R., Hamptom, J. M., Robert, S. A.,…Newcomb, P. A. (2011). Socioeconomic status and survival after an invasive breast cancer diagnosis. Cancer, 117(7), 1542–1551.
Stringhini, S., Berkman, L., Dugravot, A., Ferrie, J. E., Marmot, M., Kivimaki, M., & Singh-Manoux, A. (2012). Socioeconomic status, structural and functional measures of social support, and mortality: The British Whitehall II cohort study, 1985–2009. American Journal of Epidemiology, 175(12), 1275–1283.
Wynn, T. A., Taylor-Jones, M. M., Johnson, R. E., Bostick, P. B., & Fouad, M. (2011). Using community-based participatory approaches to mobilize communities for policy change. Family and Community Health, 34(Supplement 1), S102-S114.