The center’s publications are the primary means by which our experts articulate CSD’s vision for change, report on our research, and disseminate applied social innovations to broaden well-being.

Featured Publications

A Global Gateway

The publications database is a gateway to the writings of CSD experts and other thought leaders.  It connects readers to the reports, briefs, working papers, and other works in our repository, as well as to books, chapters, special issues, and articles by CSD authors.

Research Bibliographies

Asset building and civic engagement and service are key areas of inquiry at CSD. To support research in these fields, we have created comprehensive bibliographies on the subjects.

Asset Building

Civic Engagement & Service


Recent Publications

Reverse Social Work’s Neglect of Adults Involved in the Criminal Justice System: The Intersection and Agenda

Pettus-Davis, C. (2019). Reverse social work’s neglect of adults involved in the criminal justice system: The intersection and agenda. In T. B. Bent-Goodley, J. H. Williams, M. L. Teasley, S. H. Gorin (Eds.), Grand challenges for society: Evidence-based social work practice (pp. 352–358). Washington, DC: NASW Press.