Publications

BOOKS

The Transfer of Care:  Psychiatric Deinstitutionalization and Its Aftermath, (1985, Routledge & Kegan Paul).

Mental Health Care and Social Policy, (1985, Routledge & Kegan Paul), editor.

Perspectives In Medical Sociology, (1989, fourth edition 2007 -Waveland Press) editor.

No Safe Place:  Toxic Waste, Leukemia, and Community Action,  (1990, University of California Press;  revised edition 1997), Phil Brown and Edwin J. Mikkelsen.

Catskill Culture:  A Mountain Rat’s Memories of the Great Jewish Resort Area  (1998, Temple University Press).

Illness and the Environment:  A Reader in Contested Medicine (2000, New York University Press) edited by J. Stephen Kroll-Smith, Phil Brown, and Valerie Gunter.

In the Catskills: A Century Of The Jewish Experience In “The Mountains” (2002, Columbia University Press), editor.

Social Movements in Health (2005, Blackwell Publishers), co-edited with Stephen Zavestoski.

Toxic Exposures: Contested Illnesses and the Environmental Health Movement (2007, Columbia University Press)

Contested Illnesses: Citizens, Science and Health Social Movements  Phil Brown, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Stephen Zavestoski, and the Contested Illnesses Research Group (2012, University of California Press)

Summer Haven: The Catskills, the Holocaust, and the Literary Imagination  Edited by Holli Levitsky and Phil Brown. Forthcoming, Academic Studies Press.

 

 

ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS

“Notes on Fanon” The Radical Therapist, Vol. 1, No. 2, June-July 1970.   Reprinted in Radical Therapist Collective, ed., The Radical Therapist, (1972, Ballantine).

“Male Supremacy in Freud” The Radical Therapist, Vol. 2, No. 2, September 1971; Reprinted in Jim Smrtic, ed., Abnormal Psychology: A Perspectives Approach, (Wayne, NJ, Avery Publishing, 1979).

“Civilization and Its Dispossessed: Wilhelm Reich’s Correlation of Sexual and Political Repression” The Radical Therapist, Vol. 2, No. 4, December 1971.

“Social Change at Harrowdale State Hospital” Rough Times, Vol. 2, No. 6, April 1972. Reprinted in Radical Therapist Collective, ed., Rough Times, (1973, Ballantine).

“Early Indian Trade in the Development of South Carolina:   Politics, Economics, and Social Mobility in the Proprietary Period, 1670-1719″ South Carolina Historical Magazine, Vol. 76, No. 3, July 1975.

“Political Psychology” Issues in Radical Therapy, No. 20, Fall 1977.

“Political-Economic and Professionalist Barriers to Community Control of Mental Health Services” Journal of Community Psychology, Vol. 6, No. 4, October 1978.

“The Transfer of Care: U.S. Mental Health Policy Since World War II” International Journal of Health Services, Vol. 9, No. 4, November 1979.

“Mental Health Policy Problems” pp. 415-428 in Richard Baron, Irving Rutman and Barbara Klaczynski, eds., The Community Imperative: Proceedings of a National Conference on Overcoming Care of the Mentally Ill, (1980, Philadelphia, Horizon House Institute for Research and Development).

“Social Implications of Deinstitutionalization” Journal of Community Psychology, Vol. 8, No. 4, October 1980.

“The Mental Patients’ Rights Movement and Mental Health Institutional Change” International Journal of Health Services, 1981, 11:523-540.

“Antipsychiatry and the Left” Psychology and Social Theory, 1982, Vol. 1, No. 2:19-28.

“Public Policy Failures in Deinstitutionalization: A Response to Critics” Journal of Community Psychology, 1982, 10:90-94.

“Approaches to Evaluating the Outcome of Deinstitutionalization: A Reply to Christenfeld” Journal of Community Psychology, 1982, 10:256-280.

“Public Policy and the Rights of Mental Patients: A National Study in the United States,” Mental Disability Law Reporter, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1982:55-58.

“Attitudes Toward the Rights of Mental Patients: A National Study in the United States” Social Science & Medicine, 1982, 16:2025-2039.

“Mental Patients as Victims and Victimizers” pp. 183-217 in Andrew Karmen and Donald MacNamara, eds., Deviance and Victimology, Sage Publications, 1983.

“Interdisciplinary Methods of Teaching about Mental Illness” in Paul A. Lacy, ed., Revitalizing Teaching Through Faculty Development, Jossey-Bass, 1983.

“Marxism, Psychology, and the Sociology of Mental Health” International Journal of Health Services, 1984, 14:237-264.

“The Right to Refuse Treatment and the Movement for Mental Health Reform” Journal of Health Policy, Politics, and Law, 1984, 9:291-313.

“Psychiatric Treatment Refusal, Patient Competence, and Informed Consent” International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 1986, 8:83-94.

“Mental Hospital Staff Attitudes Towards Mental Patients’ Rights” International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 1986, 8:423-441.

“Tardive Dyskinesia: Barriers to the Professional Recognition of an Iatrogenic Disease” Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1986, 29:116-132. (Phil Brown and Steven C. Funk.)

“Overcoming Institutional and Community Resistance to a Tardive Dyskinesia Management Program” Hospital and Community Psychiatry, 1987,38:65-68 (Marion Wolf and Phil Brown.) Reprinted in Marion E. Wolf and Aron Mosnaim, eds., Tardive Dyskinesia: Biological Mechanisms and Clinical Aspects, 1988, Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press.

“Diagnostic Conflict and Contradiction in Psychiatry”   Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1987, 28:37-50.

“Popular Epidemiology: Community Response to Toxic Waste-Induced Disease in Woburn, Massachusetts and Other Sites”   Science, Technology, and Human Values, 1987, 12(3-4):76-85. (Reprinted in Peter Conrad and Rochelle Kern, eds., The Sociology of Health and Illness (St. Martin’s Press) and in Howard Schwartz, ed., Dominant Themes in Medical Sociology (McGraw-Hill) )

“Mental Patients’ Rights: An Empirical Study of Variation Across the United States” International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 1988, 11:157-165. (Phil Brown and Christopher J. Smith.)

“Recent Trends in the Political Economy of Mental Health Care” Pp. 58-80 in Christopher J. Smith and John Giggs, eds., Location and Stigma: Emerging Themes in the Study of Mental Health and Mental Illness. London: Allen and Unwin, 1989.

“Mental Health Monopoly: Corporate Trends in Mental Health Services” Social Science and Medicine, 1989, 28:1129-1138 (Phil Brown and Elizabeth Cooksey)

Psychiatric Dirty Work Revisited: Conflicts in Servicing Non-Psychiatric Agencies” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, 1989, 2:182-201.

“The Name Game: Toward a Sociology of Diagnosis” Journal of Mind and Behavior, 1990, 11(2-3).

“Public Reaction to Toxic Waste Contamination: Analysis of a Social Movement” International Journal of Health Services, 1990, 20:485-499. (Susan Allen and Phil Brown)

“The Popular Epidemiology Approach to Toxic Waste Contamination” in Stephen Robert Couch and J. Stephen Kroll-Smith, eds., Communities at Risk: Collective Responses to Technological Hazards. Peter Lang Publishers, 1991.

“Themes in Medical Sociology” Journal of Health Policy, Politics, and Law, 1991, 16:595-604. (Reprinted in Howard Schwartz, ed., Dominant Themes in Medical Sociology (McGraw-Hill) )

“Popular Epidemiology and Toxic Waste Contamination: Lay and Professional Ways of Knowing” Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1992, 33:267-281.

“Psychiatric Intake as a Mystery Story” Culture, Medicine, and Psychiatry, 1993, 17:255-280.

“Rationing Medical Care: A Sociological Viewpoint” Research in the Sociology of Health Care, 1993, 10:3-22. (Peter Conrad and Phil Brown).

“The Toxic Waste Movement: A New Kind of Activism” Society and Natural Resources 1994, 7:269-286. (Phil Brown and Susan Masterson-Allen).

“The Meaning and Practice of Self Care by Older Adults” Research on Aging, 1995, 17:8-41. (Ann Dill, Phil Brown, Desiree Ciambrone, and William Rakowski).

” ‘Making a Big Stink’: Women’s Work, Women’s Relationships, and Toxic Waste Activism” Gender & Society , 1995, 9:145-172. (Phil Brown and Faith Ferguson). Reprinted in Carolyn Sachs, ed., Women and Natural Resources, 1997, Taylor and Francis.

“`Some of These Questions May Sound Silly’: Humor, Discomfort, and Evasion in the Mental Status Examination” Research in the Sociology of Health Care, 1995. 12:159-174. (Phil Brown and Margaret Drugovich)

“Naming and Framing: The Social Construction of Diagnosis and Treatment” Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1995, extra issue:34-52.

“Popular Epidemiology, Toxic Wastes, and Social Movements” Pp. 91-112 in Jonathan Gabe, ed., Medicine, Health and Risk: Sociological Perspectives. 1995, Oxford, UK: Blackwell.

“Race, Class, and Environmental Health: A Review and Systematization of the Literature” Environmental Research, 1995, 69:15-30.

“Physicians’ Knowledge of and Actions Concerning Environmental Health Hazards: Analysis of Survey of Massachusetts Physicians” Industrial and Environmental Crisis Quarterly , 1996. 9:512-542 (Phil Brown and Judith Kelley)

“Catskill Culture: An Ethnography of Jewish-American Resort Society” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography. 1996, 25:83-119.

“State Level Clustering of Safety Measures and Its Relationship to Injury Mortality” (Phil Brown, Peter Conrad, Jonathan Howland, Nicole Bell, and Martha Lang), International Journal of Health Services 1997, 27:347-357.

“Does Green Mask Gray?: Environmental Equity Issues at the Metropolitan Level” International Journal of Contemporary Sociology 1997, 34:141-158. (Phil Brown, Desiree Ciambrone, and Lori Hunter)

“Social Science and Environmental Activism: A Personal Account” In Philip Nyden, Anne Figert, Mark Shibley, and Darryl Burrows, eds. Building Community: Social Science in Action. 1997: Pine Forge Press.

“Popular Epidemiology Revisited” Current Sociology, 1997, 45:137-156.

“Spinning on its Axes: DSM and the Social Construction of Psychiatric Diagnosis” 1998 28: 525-554 International Journal of Health Services (Elizabeth Cooksey and Phil Brown)

“Health and the Environment” In Peter Conrad, Chloe Bird, and Alan Fremont, eds. Handbook of Medical Sociology. Prentice-Hall. 2000

“A Gulf Of Difference: Disputes Over Gulf War-Related Illnesses” (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski, Sabrina McCormick, Joshua Mandelbaum,Theo Luebke, Meadow Linder) Journal of Health and Social Behavior 2001, 42:235-25

“Print Media Coverage of Environmental Causation Of Breast Cancer” (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski, Sabrina McCormick, Joshua Mandelbaum, and Theo Luebke) Sociology of Health and Illness 2001, 23:747-775

“Science, Policy, Activism, and War: Defining the Health of Gulf War Veterans” (Steve Zavestoski, Phil Brown Meadow Linder, Brian Mayer, and Sabrina McCormick) Science, Technology, and Human Values 2002 27:171-205.

“Environmental Health And Safety, Social Aspects” 2002 International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences

“Looking Back on Love Canal” (Phil Brown and Richard Clapp) 2002 Public Health Reports 117:95-117.

“Policy Outcomes for Contested Environmental Diseases” (Phil Brown, Brian Mayer, Stephen Zavestoski, Sabrina McCormick, and Pamela Webster) 2002 Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 584:175-202.

“Moving Further Upstream: From Toxics Reduction to the Precautionary Principle” (Phil Brown, Brian Mayer, and Meadow Linder), 2002 Public Health Reports. 117:574-586.

“Chemicals And Casualties: The Search For Causes Of Gulf War Illnesses” 2003 Monica Casper, ed., Synthetic Planet: Chemical Politics and the Hazards of Modern Life (Routledge) (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski, Meadow Linder, Sabrina McCormick, and Brian Mayer)

“The Politics of Asthma Suffering: Environmental Justice and the Social Movement Transformation of Illness Experience” (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski , Theo Luebke, Joshua Mandelbaum, Sabrina McCormick, and Brian Mayer), 2003 Social Science and Medicine. 57:453-464

“The Personal Is Scientific, the Scientific is Political: The Environmental Breast Cancer Movement” (Sabrina McCormick, Phil Brown, and Stephen Zavestoski), 2003 Sociological Forum. 18:545-576.

“Qualitative Methods in Environmental Health Research” Environmental Health Perspectives 2003 111:1789-1798.

“Embodied Health Movements: Uncharted Territory In Social Movement Research” (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, Rachel Morello-Frosch, and Rebecca Gasior). Sociology of Health and Illness 2004 26:1-31.

“Patient Activism and the Struggle for Diagnosis: Gulf War Illnesses and Other Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms in the US” (Stephen Zavestoski, Phil Brown, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, Maryhelen D’Ottavi, and Jaime Lucove), Social Science and Medicine. 2004. 58:161-175.

“Lay Involvement in Breast Cancer Research” (Sabrina McCormick, Julia Brody, and Phil Brown). International Journal of Health Services 2004 34:625-646

“Clearing the Air and Breathing Freely: Disputes Over Air Pollution and Asthma” (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski, Theo Luebke, Joshua Mandelbaum, Sabrina McCormick, and Brian Mayer), International Journal of Health Services. 2004 34:39-63

“Social Movements in Health: An Introduction” (Phil Brown and Stephan Zavestoski) Sociology of Health and Illness. 2004 26:679-694.

“The Politics of Asthma Suffering: Environmental Justice and the Social Movement Transformation of Illness Experience” In Where We Live, Work, and Play: A Critical Appraisal of the Environmental Justice Movement, David Pellow and Robert Brulle, eds. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2005. (Phil Brown, Brian Mayer, Stephen Zavestoski, Theo Luebke, Josh Mandlebaum, and Sabrina McCormick).

“Clearing the Air and Breathing Freely: The Health Politics of Air Pollution and Asthma” In Smoke and Mirrors: Air Pollution as a Social and Political Artifact, Melanie Dupuis ed. New York: New York University Press, 2004. (Phil Brown, Steve Zavestoski, Theo Luebke, Josh Mandlebaum, Sabrina McCormick, and Brian Mayer).

“Children’s Asthma Experience and the Importance of Place” (Kirsten Rudestam, Phil Brown, Christine Zarcadoolas, and Catherine Mansell). Health. 2004 8:423-444

“Health Social Movements and Contested Illnesses” Research in Social Movements, Conflict and Change 2004, 25:253-278. (Stephen Zavestoski, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phil Brown, Brian Mayer, Sabrina McCormick, and Rebecca Gasior)

“Gender, Embodiment, and Disease: Environmental Breast Cancer Activists’ Challenges to Science, the Biomedical Model, and Policy” (Stephen Zavestoski, Phil Brown, Sabrina McCormick), Science as Culture 2004, 13:563-586.

“The Benefits of Community Medical Monitoring at Nuclear Weapons Production Sites: Lessons from Fernald” (Benjamin Gerhardstein and Phil Brown). Environmental Law Reporter 2005, XXXV:10530-10538.

“Social Movements in Health: Responses to and Shapers Of a Changed Medical World” In The New Political Sociology of Science: Institutions, Networks, and Power. Kelly Moore and Scott Frickel, eds. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. (Rachel Morello-Frosch, Steve Zavestoski, Phil Brown, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, and Rebecca Gasior). 2005.

“‘A Lab of Our Own’: Environmental Causation Of Breast Cancer and Challenges to the Dominant Epidemiological Paradigm” (Phil Brown, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, Stephen Zavestoski, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Rebecca Gasior, and Laura Senier), Science, Technology, and Human Values 2006, 31:499-536

“The Jewish Community in the Catskills.” In Paul Buhle, ed., Jews in American Popular Culture. NY: Praeger Publishers. 2006.

“Research and Action for Environmental Health and Environmental Justice: A Report on the Brown University Contested Illnesses Research Group” (Laura Senier, Rebecca Gasior Altman, Rachel Morello-Frosch, and Phil Brown) Collective Behavior and Social Movements Newsletter (American Sociological Association) 2006

“Is It Safe? New Ethics for Reporting Personal Exposures to Environmental Chemicals” (Julia Green Brody, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phil Brown, Ruthann A. Rudel, Rebecca Gasior Altman, Margaret Frye, Cheryl C. Osimo, Carla Perez, and Liesel M. Seryak). American Journal of Public Health 2007 97: 1547-1554.

“School Custodians and Green Cleaners: New Approaches to Labor-Environmental Coalitions” (Laura Senier, Brian Mayer, Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch). Organization and Environment 2007 20:304-324.

“Environmental Health as a Core Public Health Component.” In James Colgrove, Gerald Markowitz, and David Rosner, eds., The Contested Boundaries of American Public Health. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2008.

“Environmental Sociologists Help Form Local Environmental Justice Organization” Environment and Technology Section Newsletter (American Sociological Association) (Phil Brown and Laura Senier)

“The Brown Superfund Basic Research Program (SBRP): A Multistakeholder Partnership Addresses Real-World Problems in a Contaminated Community” (Laura Senier, Phil Brown, Benjamin Hudson, Sarah Fort, Elizabeth Hoover, and Rebecca Tillson). Environmental Science and Technology. 2008 42(13):  4655-4662.

“Pollution Comes Home and Pollution Gets Personal: Women’s Experience of Household Toxic Exposure” (Rebecca Altman, Julia Brody, Ruthann Rudel, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phil Brown, and Mara Averick). Journal of Health and Social Behavior 2008 49:417-435.

“Teaching Small and Thinking Large: Effects of Including Social and Ethical Implications in an Interdisciplinary Nanotechnology Course” (Elizabeth Hoover, Phil Brown, Mara Averick, Agnes Kane, and Robert Hurt) Journal of Nano Education 2008 1:1-10

“Tangible Evidence and Common Sense: Finding Meaning in a Community Health Study” (Madeleine Kangsen Scammell, David Ozonoff, Laura Senier, Jennifer Darrah, Phil Brown, and Susan Santos). Social Science and Medicine 2009 68:143-153.

“‘Toxic Ignorance’ and the Right-to-Know: Assessing Strategies for Biomonitoring Results Communication in a Survey of Scientists and Study Participants” (Rachel Morello-Frosch, Julia Green Brody, Phil Brown, Rebecca Gasior Altman, Ruthann A. Rudel, Carla Pérez). Environmental Health. 2009 8:6.

“Participant Experiences in a Breastmilk Biomonitoring Study” (Nerissa Wu, Michael D. McClean, Phil Brown, Ann Aschengrau, and Thomas F. Webster). Environmental Health. 2009 8:4.

“Reporting Individual Results for Environmental Chemicals in Breastmilk in a Context That Supports Breastfeeding.” (Julia Brody, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phi, Brown, and Ruthann Rudel. 2009. Breastfeeding Medicine 4(2): 121–121

“Linking Exposure Assessment Science with Policy Objectives for Environmental Justice and Breast Cancer Advocacy: The Northern California Household Exposure Study” (Julia Green Brody, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Ami Zota, Phil Brown, Carla Pérez, and Ruthann A. Rudel). American Journal of Public Health 2009 99:S600-S609

Field Analysis and Policy Ethnography: New Directions for Studying Health Social Movements” (Phil Brown, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Stephen Zavestoski, Laura Senier, Rebecca Altman, Elizabeth Hoover, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, and Crystal Adams) In Jane Banaszak-Holl, Sandra Levitsky, and Mayer Zald,, eds., Social Movements and the Transformation of American Health Care. Oxford University Press. 2010.

“Health Social Movements: History, Current Work, and Future Directions” (Phil Brown, Crystal Adams, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Laura Senier, and Ruth Simpson). Forthcoming in Peter Conrad, Chloe Bird, Allan Fremont, and Stefan Timmermans, eds., Handbook of Medical Sociology. 2010

“Qualitative Approaches for Studying Environmental Health” In Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, Raymond DeVries, and Robert Dingwall, eds., Handbook of Qualitative Health Research. Sage. 2010.

“Labor-Environmental Coalition Formation: Framing and the Right-to-Know” (Brian Mayer, Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch) Sociological Forum 2010 25:745-768.

“Institutional Review Board Challenges Related to Community-Based Participatory Research on Human Exposure to Environmental Toxins: A Case Study” (Phil Brown, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Julia Green Brody, Rebecca Gasior Altman, Ruthann A. Rudel, Laura Senier, Carla Pérez and Ruth Simpson) Environmental Health 2010 9:39

“Experts, Ethics, and Environmental Justice: Communicating and Contesting Results from Personal Exposure Science” (Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phil Brown, Julia Green Brody, Rebecca Gasior Altman, Ruthann A. Rudel, Ami Zota, and Carla Perez). In Gwen Ottinger and Benjamin Cohen, eds., Engineers, Scientists, and Environmental Justice . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. 2011.

“Community Voice, Vision and Resilience in Post-Hurricane Katrina Recovery” (Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phil Brown, Mercedes Lyson, Alison Cohen, and Kimberly Krupa). Environmental Justice 2011 4:71-80

“Social Movements and Health” (Phil Brown, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Stephen Zavestoski, Laura Senier, Rebecca Altman, Elizabeth Hoover, Sabrina McCormick, Brian Mayer, and Crystal Adams) In. Bernice A. Pescosolido, Jack K. Martin, Jane McLeod, and Anne Rogers, eds. Handbook of Health, Illness & Healing: Blueprint for the 21st Century New York: Springer).2011

“Disentangling the Exposure Experience: The Roles of Community Context and Report-back of Environmental Exposure Data” (Crystal Adams, Phil Brown, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Julia Green Brody, Ruthann Rudel, Ami Zota, Sarah Dunagan,Jessica Tovar, ­ and Sharyle Patton). Journal of Health and Social Behavior 2011 52 (2):180-196.

“From Diagnosis to Social Diagnosis” (Phil Brown, Mercedes Lyson, and Tania Jenkins) Social Science and Medicine 2011. 73:939-943.

“Lessons Learned from Flame Retardant Use and Regulation Could Enhance Future Control of Potentially Hazardous Chemicals” (Phil Brown and Alissa Cordner). Health Affairs 2011 30 (5):1-9.

“Public Sociology for Environmental Health and Environmental Justice” (Alissa Cordner, Alison Cohen, and Phil Brown). Pp. 97-106 in Philip Nyden, Leslie Hossfeld, and Gendolyn Nyden, eds. Public Sociology; Research, Action, and Change. Los Angeles: Sage. 2011.

“Place-based Environmental Health Justice Education: A Community-University-Government-Middle School Partnership” (Alison K. Cohen, Allison Waters, and Phil Brown) Environmental Justice 2012. 5(4): 188-197.

“Measuring The Success Of Community Science: The Northern California Household Exposure Study” (Phil Brown, Julia Green Brody, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Jessica Tovar, Ami R. Zota, and Ruthann A. Rudel). Environmental Health Perspectives 2012, 120:326–331.

“Research Ethics for Environmental Health and Justice: Academics and Movement-Building” (Alissa Cordner, David Ciplet, Rachel Morello-Frosch, and Phil Brown) Social Movement Studies 2012, 11:161-176.

“Reflexive Research Ethics in Fetal Tissue Xenotransplantation Research” (Bindu Pannikar, Natasha Smith, and Phil Brown). Accountability in Research: Policies and Quality Assurance 2012. 19(6):344-369.

Moments of Uncertainty: Ethical Considerations and Emerging Contaminants” (Alissa Cordner and Phil Brown) Sociological Forum. 2013. 28(3):63-107.

“Integrating Medical and Environmental Sociology with Environmental Health: Crossing Boundaries and Building Connections Through Advocacy” Journal of Health and Social Behavior 2013 54 144 – 163.

“Chemical Regulation on Fire: Rapid Policy Successes on Flame Retardants” (Alissa Cordner, Phil Brown, and Margaret Mulcahy). Environmental Science & Technology.2013 47(3): 7067–7076 DOI: 10.1021/es3036237.

“Bridging Research and Environmental Regulatory Processes: The Role of Knowledge Brokers,” (Kelly G. Pennell, Marcella Thompson, James W. Rice, Laura Senier, Phil Brown, Eric Suuberg). Environmental Science & Technology. 2013 47(21):11985-11992.

“Science, Social Justice, and Post-Belmont Research Ethics: Implications for Regulation and Environmental Health Science.” (Rachel Morello-Frosch and Phil Brown). In Handbook of Science, Technology, and Society. Edited by Daniel Kleinman and Kelly Moore. 2014. Routledge.

“Health Social Movements” in William Cockerham, Robert Dingwall, and Stella Quah, eds. Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Health, Illness, Behavior, and Society. (Alissa Cordner, Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch). Wiley-Blackwell. In press.

“Health” in David Pellow, Joni Adamson, and William Gleason, eds. Keywords in the Study of Environment and Culture. (Alissa Cordner, Phil Brown, and Rachel Morello-Frosch) In press.

“Playing with Fire: The World of Flame Retardant Activism and Policy” in Players and Arenas: The Interactive Dynamics of Protest (Alissa Cordner, Phil Brown, and Margaret Mulcahy) Edited by Jan Willem Duyvendak and James M. Jasper. Amsterdam University Press. In press.

“Reporting individual results for biomonitoring and environmental exposures: Lessons learned from environmental communication case studies” (Julia G Brody, Sarah C Dunagan, Rachel Morello-Frosch, Phil Brown, Sharyle Patton and Ruthann A Rudel) Environmental Health 2014, 13:40 doi:10.1186/1476-069X-13-40

Ductal carcinoma in situ: a brief review of treatment variation and impacts on patients and society” (Christine M. Vatovec, Mujde Z. Erten, Jane Kolodinsky, Phil Brown, Marie Wood, Ted James, and Brian L. Sprague). Critical Reviews in Eukaryotic Gene Expression. In press

“Firefighters and Flame Retardant Activism” (Alissa Cordner, Kathryn Rodgers, Rachel Morello-Frosch, and Phil Brown) New Solutions. In press.