October 1, 2016

An up to date list of my publications can be also be found at my Google Scholar Page.

Peer Reviewed Articles/Chapters

In Press:

Kennedy, MR, DP Kennedy, KR Brancolini. The evolution of the personal networks of novice librarian researchers. Portal.


Osilla, KC, DP Kennedy, S Hunter, E Maksabedian. Developing a Computer-Assisted Social Network Intervention for Substance Use and HIV Risk Behaviors among Housing First Residents. 11(14): 1-11 doi: 10.1186/s13722-016-0061-x

Bromley, E., Kennedy, DP, Miranda, J., Sherbourne, CD, & Wells, KB. The Fracture of Relational Space in Depression: Predicaments in Primary Care Help-Seeking. Current Anthropology. 57 (5): 610-631. doi: 10.1086/688506

Kennedy, DP, Hunter, SB, Osilla, KC, Maksabedian, E, Golinelli, D, & Tucker, JS. A computer-assisted motivational social network intervention to reduce alcohol, drug and HIV risk behaviors among Housing First residents. Addiction science & clinical practice, 11(1), 1-13. doi:10.1186/s13722-016-0052-y


Kennedy-Hendricks A, Schwartz HL, Griffin BA, Burkhauser S, Green Jr. HD, Kennedy DP, Pollack CE. Health implications of social networks for children living in public housing. Health and Place, 36, 145-151.

Jackson, G. TE Trail, DP Kennedy, TN Bradbury, H Williamson, BR Karney. The salience and severity of relationship problems among low-Income Black, White, and Latino couples. Journal of Family Psychology, 30(1), 2–11

Kennedy-Hendricks, A, H Schwartz, R Johnson Thornton, BA Griffin, HD. Green, DP Kennedy, S Burkhauser, CE Pollack. Intergenerational social networks and health behaviors among children living in public housing. American Journal of Public Health. 105 (11), 2291-2297.

Schwartz, H., S Burkhauser, BA Griffin, DP Kennedy, HD Green, A Kennedy-Hendricks, CE Pollack, Do the Joneses Help You Keep Up? A Natural Experiment in Exposure to Nonpoor Neighbors. Housing Policy Debate, 25(2), 320-352. doi:10.1080/10511482.2014.956324

Izquierdo,A, J Miranda, E Bromley, C Sherbourne, G Ryan, DP Kennedy, Kenneth Wells. Grand-parenting experiences among adults with a history of depression: a mixed-methods study. General Hospital Psychiatry. 37(2), 185-191. doi:doi:10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2014.11.009

Anderson, A. T., A. Jackson, L. Jones, D. P. Kennedy, K. Wells and P. J. Chung “Minority Parents’ Perspectives on Racial Socialization and School Readiness in the Early Childhood Period.” Academic Pediatrics. 15(4), 405-411. doi:doi:10.1016/j.acap.2014.11.002

Kennedy, DP, RA Brown, P Morrison, L Vie, Gery Ryan, JS Tucker. Risk Evaluations and Condom Use Decisions of Homeless Youth: A Multi-Level Qualitative Investigation. BMC Public Health. 15(1): 62. DOI 10.1186/s12889-015-1419-9

Kennedy, DP, GL Jackson, HD Green, TN Bradbury, BR Karney. The Analysis of Duocentric Social Networks: A Primer. Journal of Marriage and Family. 77(1): 295-311. DOI: 10.1111/jomf.12151


Kennedy, MR, DP Kennedy. The “use” of an electronic resource from a social network analysis perspective. Library and Information Research. 38(118): 17-34.

Rana, Y, RA Brown, DP Kennedy, GW Ryan, S Stern, JS Tucker. Understanding Condom Use Decision-Making among Homeless Youth using Event-Level Data. Journal of Sex Research. E-print ahead of publication. DOI: 10.1080/00224499.2014.961185.

de la Haye, K., H. Green, Jr., M. Pollard, D. Kennedy and J. Tucker. “Befriending Risky Peers: Factors Driving Adolescents’ Selection of Friends with Similar Marijuana Use.” Journal of Youth and Adolescence: 1-15 DOI: 10.1007/s10964-014-0210-z.

Jackson, GL, DP Kennedy, TN Bradbury, BR Karney. A Social Network Comparison of Low-Income Black and White Newlywed Couples. Journal of Marriage & Family, 76(5), 967-982. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12137

Pollard, MS, JS Tucker, K de la Haye, HD Green, DP Kennedy. A Prospective Study of Marijuana Use Change and Cessation Among Adolescents. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 144(0): 134-140 DOI:

Wong, MD, KM Coller, RN Dudovitz, DP Kennedy, R Buddin, MF Shapiro, SH Kataoka, AF Brown, CH Tseng, P Bergman, PJ Chung, Successful Schools and Risky Behaviors Among Low-Income Adolescents. Pediatrics. 134(2): 389-396. doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-3573

Rhoades, H., S Wenzel, D Golinelli, J Tucker, DP Kennedy, B Ewing. Predisposing, enabling and need correlates of mental health treatment utilization among homeless men. Community Mental Health Journal, 50(8): 943-952 DOI: 10.1007/s10597-014-9718-7

Pollack, CE, HD Green, DP Kennedy, BA Griffin, A Kennedy-Hendricks, S Burkhauser, H Schwartz. The impact of public housing on social networks: a natural experiment. American Journal of Public Health. 104(9), 1642-1649. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.301949

Tucker, JS, K De La Haye, DP Kennedy, HD Green Jr, MS Pollard
Peer influence on marijuana use in different types of friendships. Journal of Adolescent Health 54 (1), 67-73


de la Haye, K, HD Green, DP Kennedy, MS Pollard, JS Tucker. Selection and influence mechanisms associated with marijuana initiation and use in adolescent friendship networks. Journal of Research on Adolescence 23 (3), 474-486

Pollard, MS, HD Green, DP Kennedy, M Go, JS Tucker. Adolescent Friendship Networks and Trajectories of Binge Drinking. RAND Working Paper. RAND Corporation.

Kennedy, DP, K de la Haye, HD Green, MS Pollard, JS Tucker. Selection and influence mechanisms associated with adolescent drinking and marijuana use: a comparison of friends and romantic partners. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. 37:74A

Wenzel, SL, H Rhoades, JS Tucker, D Golinelli, DP Kennedy, AJ Zhou, B Ewing. HIV Risk Behavior and Access to Services. AIDS Education and Prevention 24 (3), 270-279

Tucker, JS, SL Wenzel, DP Kennedy, D Golinelli, B Ewing. Sex Trade Behavior among Heterosexually Active Homeless Men. Archives of Sexual Behavior. 42 (8), 1535-15


Wong, MD, K Coller, DP Kennedy. Does improving the educational environment reduce adolescent substance use and exposure to substance-using peers? Results from a natural experiment. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. 36:327A

Pollard, MS, HD Green, DP Kennedy, M Go, JS Tucker. Structural position in adolescent friendship networks and trajectories of adolescent substance use. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. 36:327A

Kennedy, DP, SL Wenzel, RA Brown, JS Tucker, D Golinelli. Unprotected Sex Among Heterosexually Active Homeless Men: Results from a Multilevel
Dyadic Analysis. AIDS and Behavior. 17(5): 1655-1667.

Brown, RA, DP Kennedy, JS Tucker, D Golinelli, SL Wenzel. Monogamy on the Street: A Mixed-Methods Study of Homeless Men. Journal of Mixed-Methods Research. 7(4): 328-346.

Green, HD, M Horta, K de la Haye, J Tucker, DP Kennedy, M Pollard. Peer Influence and Selection Processes in Adolescent Smoking Behavior: A Comparative Study. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 15(2):534-541.

Tucker, JS, MS Pollard, K de la Haye, DP Kennedy, HD Green.
Neighborhood characteristics and the initiation of marijuana use and binge drinking. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 128(1-2): 83-89.

Green, HD, JS Tucker, SL Wenzel, Golinelli D, DP Kennedy, GW Ryan, Zhou, A. Association of childhood abuse with homeless women’s social networks. Child Abuse and Neglect. 36(1):21-31.

Tucker, JS, GW Ryan, D Golinelli, B Munjas, SL Wenzel, DP Kennedy, HD Green, A Zhou. Substance use and other risk factors for unprotected sex: Results from an event-based study of homeless youth. AIDS and Behavior. 16(6):1699-1707

Tucker, JS. J Hu, D Golinelli, DP Kennedy, HD Green Jr, SL Wenzel. Social network and individual correlates of sexual risk behavior among homeless young men who have sex with men. Journal of Adolescent Health 51 (4), 386-392

de la Haye, K, HD Green, DP Kennedy, M Pollard, JS Tucker. Selection and Influence Mechanisms Associated with Marijuana Initiation and Use in Adolescent Friendship Networks. Journal of Research on Adolescence. 23(3)474-486

Kennedy, DP, Tucker JS, Green HG, Golinelli D, Ewing, B. Unprotected Sex of Homeless Youth: Results from a Multilevel Analysis of Individual, Social Network, and Relationship Factors. AIDS and Behavior. 16(7):2015–2032

Tucker JS, J Hu, D Golinelli, DP Kennedy, SL Wenzel, HD Green. Social Network and Individual Correlates of Sexual Risk Behavior Among Homeless Young MSM. Journal of Adolescent Health. 51(4): 386-392.

Tucker JS, J Sussell, D Golinelli, A Zhou, DP Kennedy, SL Wenzel
Understanding Pregnancy-Related Attitudes and Behaviors: A Mixed Method Study of Homeless Youth. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. 44(4): 252-261.

de la Haye, K, HD Green, DP Kennedy, A Zhou, D Golinelli, SL Wenzel, JS Tucker. Who is Supporting Homeless Youth? Predictors of Support in Personal Networks. Journal of Research on Adolescence. 22(4): 604-616.

Tucker JS, SL Wenzel, D Golinelli, DP Kennedy, B Ewing, S Wertheimer. Understanding heterosexual condom use among homeless men. AIDS and Behavior. 17(5): 1637-1644.

Go, MH, Tucker JS, Green HG, Pollard MS, Kennedy DP. Social Distance and Homophily in Adolescent Smoking. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 124(3):347-354

Kennedy, DP, R Brown, S Wenzel, JS Tucker, H Green, D Golinelli, Ewing, B. Masculinity and HIV Risk among Homeless Men in Los Angeles. Psychology of Men and Masculinity. 4(2) 156-167.

Wenzel, SL, Rhoades, H, H Hsun-Ta, D Golinelli, JS Tucker, DP Kennedy, HD Green, B Ewing, Behavioral Health and Social Normative Influence: Correlates of Concurrent Sexual Partnering Among Heterosexually-Active Homeless Men AIDS and Behavior. 16(7): 2042-2050.

Wenzel, SL, H Rhoades, JS Tucker, D Golinelli, DP Kennedy, A Zhou, B Ewing. HIV Risk Behavior and Access to Services: What Predicts HIV Testing among Heterosexually Active Homeless Men? AIDS Education and Prevention. 24(3): 270-279


Pollard, MS, JS Tucker, HG Green, DP Kennedy, MH Go, Romantic attraction and adolescent smoking trajectories Addictive Behaviors. 36 (12):1275-1281

Derose KP, DE Kanouse, DP Kennedy, K Patel, A Taylor, A Martínez, The role of faith-based organizations in HIV prevention and care in Central America. RAND Health Quarterly. 1(1):5

Bharmal, N, DP Kennedy, L Jones, C Lee-Johnson, D Morris, B Caldwell, A Brown, T Houston, C Meeks, R Vargas, I Franco, R Razzak, AF Brown. Through Our Eyes: Exploring African-American Men’s Perspective on Factors Affecting Transition to Manhood. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 27(2): 153-159. doi:10.1007/s11606-011-1836-0

Tucker JS, Edelen MO, Go MH, Pollard MS, Green HG, Kennedy DP. Resisting Smoking When a Best Friend Smokes: Do Self-Regulation, Social Bonding, and Household Smoking Matter? Journal of Research on Adolescence. 22(1): 113-122.

Brown, RA, DP Kennedy, JS Tucker, S Wenzel, D Golinelli, S Wertheimer, G Ryan. Sex and relationships on the street: How homeless men judge partner risk on Skid Row. AIDS and Behavior. 16(3):774-784.

Rhoades, HR, SL Wenzel, D Golinelli, JS Tucker, DP Kennedy, HD Green, A Zhou. The Social Context of Homeless Men’s Substance Use. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 118(2-3):320-325.

Kennedy DP, HD Green, C McCarty, JS Tucker. Non-experts’ Recognition of Structure in Personal Network Data. Field Methods. 23(3):287-306

Wong, E, DP Kennedy, S Gaillot, G Marshall. Making Sense of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Illness Perceptions Among Traumatic Injury Survivors. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. 3(1): 67-76.


Kennedy, DP, Pollard MS Tucker JS, Green HG, Go, MH. Adolescent Romantic Relationships and Change in Smoking Status. Addictive Behaviors. 36 (4) 320–326.

Kennedy DP, BO Cowgill, LM Bogart, R Corona, GW Ryan, DA Murphy, T Nguyen and M Schuster. Parents’ Disclosure of Their HIV Infection to Their Children in the Context of the Family. AIDS and Behavior. 14(5):1095-1105

Derose KP, DE Kanouse, DP Kennedy, K Patel, A Taylor, A Martínez, The role of faith-based organizations in HIV prevention and care in Central America. RAND Manuscript MG-891.

Coker, TR, HG Sareen, PJ Chung, DP Kennedy, BA Weidmer, and MA Schuster. Improving Access to and Utilization of Adolescent Preventive Health Care: The Perspectives of Adolescents and Parents. Journal of Adolescent Health. 47:133-142.

Go, MH, HG Green, DP Kennedy, MS Pollard, & JS Tucker. Peer Influence and Selection Effects on Adolescent Smoking. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 109(1-3): 239-242.

Golinelli D, GW Ryan, HD Green, DP Kennedy, JS Tucker, SL Wenzel. Sampling to reduce respondent burden in personal network studies. Field Methods. 22(3):217-230.

Pollard, MS, Tucker JS, Green HG, Kennedy, DP, Go, MH. Friendship Networks and Trajectories of Adolescent Tobacco Use. Addictive Behaviors. 35(7): 678–685

Tucker, JS, SL Wenzel, D Golinelli, GW Ryan, A Zhou, R Beckman, DP Kennedy & HD Green. Is substance use a barrier to protected sex among homeless women? Results from between- and within-subjects event analyses. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 21(1): 86-94

Kennedy, DP, SL Wenzel, JS Tucker, HD Green, D Golinelli, GW Ryan, R Beckman and A Zhou. Unprotected Sex of Homeless Women Living in Los Angeles County: An Investigation of the Multiple Levels of Risk. AIDS and Behavior. 14(4):960-973.


Gravlee, CC, DP Kennedy, R Godoy, WR Leonard, Methods for collecting panel data: What can cultural anthropology learn from other disciplines? Journal of Anthropological Research. 65 (3): 453-483

Mendez-Luck, CA, DP Kennedy, SP Wallace, Guardians of health: The Dimensions of Elder Caregiving among Women in a Mexico City Neighborhood. Social Science and Medicine. 68(2): 228-234

Ryan, GW, SA Stern, L Hilton, JS Tucker, DP Kennedy, D Golinelli, and SL Wenzel. When, where, why and with whom homeless women engage in risky sexual behaviors: A framework for understanding complex and varied decision-making processes. Sex Roles. 61 (7-8):536–553

Tucker, JS, DP Kennedy, GW Ryan, SL Wenzel, D Golinelli, J Zazzali, and C McCarty. Homeless Women’s Personal Networks: Implications for Understanding Risk Behavior. Human Organization. 68(2): 129-140

Wenzel, S, HD Green, Jr., JS. Tucker, D Golinelli, DP Kennedy, G Ryan, A Zhou. The Social Context of Homeless Women’s Alcohol and Drug Use. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 105(1-2): 16-23


Mendez-Luck, CA, DP Kennedy, and SP Wallace, Concepts of burden in giving care to older relatives: A study of female caregivers in a Mexico City neighborhood. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology. 23(3): 265-282

Bogart, LM., BW Cowgill, DP Kennedy, GW Ryan, DA Murphy, J Elijah, and M Schuster. HIV-related stigma among people with HIV and their families: A qualitative analysis. AIDS and Behavior. 12(2): 244-254

Perz, SG, J Warren, and DP Kennedy, Contributions of Racial-Ethnic Reclassification and Demographic Processes to Indigenous Population Resurgence: The Case of Brazil. Latin American Research Review. 43(2): 7-33


Kennedy, DP. Disciplinary stereotypes and reinventing the wheel on culture. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 2006; 29(6): 31-32.

Kennedy, DP. Evolutionary Materialism and Darwinian Conflict Theory: A Critical Analysis of Stephen Sanderson’s Extensions of Cultural Materialism. In Studying Societies and Cultures: Marvin Harris’s Cultural Materialism and Its Legacy. Ed. by L.A. Kuznar and S.K. Sanderson. Boulder: Paradigm Publishers. Pp. 238-255.


Kennedy, DP. Ethnography and Scale Adaptation Field Methods. 17(4): 412-431.


Kennedy, DP. Cognitive Models of Fertility Decline in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Population and Environment. 25(3): 243-274.


Kennedy, DP and SG Perz. Who are Brazil’s ‘Indígenas’? Contributions of Census Data Analysis to an Anthropological Demography of Indigenous Populations. Human Organization. 59(3): 311-324.

Other Publications


Kennedy DP. Building an inter-disciplinary network on culture and HIV risk perception. National Institutes of Health, Office of Behvaioral and Social Sciences Research. Healthier Lives through Behavioral and Social Sciences Blog. March 11, 2015.


Kennedy DP, and CC Gravlee. Dear Qual and Quant. Anthropology News. 44(9): 56.

Kennedy DP, and CC Gravlee. Presenting Papers. Anthropology News. 44(8): 68.

Kennedy DP, and CC Gravlee. Dear Qual and Quant. Anthropology News. 44(1): 56.


Kennedy, DP Gender, Culture Change, and Fertility Decline In Honduras: An Investigation In Anthropological Demography. Dissertation, University of Florida.


Stansbury, JP, DP Kennedy, CA Smith, E Trevathan, and MT Medina. La Epilepsia en Olancho: Perspectivas Sobre el Mejoramiento del Tratamiento de los Epilepsias en los Areas Rurales de Honduras. En La Memoria del VII Seminario de Antropologia de Honduras, Dr.George Hasemann. Tegucigalpa: Instituto Hondureña de Antropologia e Historia.