Faculty Publications on Lancaster

CSEwL inventoried all books, essays, articles, creative works, and other publications on Lancaster produced by current faculty. The inventory includes over 70 entries and a total of 1,400 pages. We list the scholarship below in alphabetical order. Faculty authors are marked in bold.

Aleci, Linda, Paden de la Fuente, Community Heritage Partners, and Hammel Associates Architects. 2011. “Lancaster Central Market: Assessments, Guidelines, and Recommendations for Preservation and Development.” Lancaster: Community Heritage Partners.


Aleci, Linda (with Nancy B. Kurland) 2015. “From Civic Institution to Community Place: The Meaning of the Public Market in Modern America.” Agriculture and Human Values 32 (3): 505-521.


Anderson, Erik. 2017. “Letters From Lancaster.” In Flutter Point: Essays. Clarksville, TN: Zone 3 Press. https://www.zone3press.com/books/view/flutter_point

Bauman, John F., and David Schuyler. 2008. “Urban Politics and the Vision of a Modern City: Philadelphia and Lancaster after World War II.” The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 132 (4): 377-402.


Callari, Antonio, Evan Gentry, and Berwood Yost. 2015. “Lancaster Prospers? An Analysis of Census Data on Economic Opportunities and Outcomes.” Floyd Institute of Public Policy, Franklin & Marshall College, August 2015. https://www.fandm.edu/uploads/files/57180730379654530-lancastereconomyreportaugust2015.pdf

Cox, Jessica G., Ashley LaBoda, and Najee Mendes. 2020. “‘I’m gonna Spanglish it on you’: Self-reported versus Oral Production of Spanish/English Codeswitching.” Bilingualism: Language and Cognition 23 (2): 446–458. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1366728919000129

Cox, Jessica G., and Gian M. Zlupko. 2019. “Language-Experience Individual Differences and Bilinguals’ Recall of Autobiographical Memories.” International Journal of Bilingualism 23 (5): 1180-1194. https://doi.org/10.1177/1367006917728394

Cox, Jessica G., Julianna M. Lynch, Najee Mendes, and ChengCheng Zhai. 2019. “On Bilingual Aptitude for Learning New Languages: The Roles of Linguistic and Non-Linguistic Individual Differences.” Language Learning 69 (2): 478-514. https://doi.org/10.1111/lang.12341

Crannell, Annalisa. 2011. “The Shad-Fack Transom.” The College Mathematics Journal 42 (4): 309-316. https://doi.org/10.4169/college.math.j.42.4.309

de Wet Andrew, Christopher J. C. Williams, Jaime Tomlinson, and Erin Carlson Loy. 2011. “Stream and Sediment Dynamics in Response to Holocene Landscape Changes in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.” In Wetlands: Integrating Multidisciplinary Concepts, ed. Ben A. LePage, 35-65. Dordrecht: Springer. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789400705500

de Wet Andrew, Jonathan Richardson, and Catherine Olympia. 1989. “Interactions of Land-Use History and Current Ecology in a Recovering ‘Urban Wildland’.” Urban Ecosystems 2: 237–262. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1009584622756

de Wet Andrew. 2016. “Discovering and Characterizing Abandoned Waste Disposal Sites Using LIDAR and Aerial Photography.” Environmental and Engineering Geoscience 22 (2): 113–130. https://doi.org/10.2113/gseegeosci.22.2.113

de Wet, Andrew P. 1994. “Integrating Field Observations with Physical and Computer Models in an Introductory Environmental-Geology Course.” Journal of Geological Education 42 (3): 264-271. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.5408/0022-1368-42.3.264

de Wet, Andrew P., Rob Sternberg, and Jeffrey Winick. 1999. “Interpreting Land-Use History by Integrating Aerial Photographs, Near-Surface Geophysics, and Field Observations Into a Digital Database.” Environmental and Engineering Geoscience 5 (2): 235–254. https://doi.org/10.2113/gseegeosci.V.2.235

Delle, James A. and May Ann Levine. 2004. “Excavations at the Thaddeus Stevens/Lydia Hamilton Smith Site, Lancaster, PA: Archaeological Evidence for the Underground Railroad?” Northeast Historical Archaeology 33: 131-152. ttps://doi.org/10.22191/neha/vol33/iss1/10

Delle, James A. and May Ann Levine. 2010. “Remembering the Women of Vine Street: Archaeology and Historic Preservation of an Urban Landscape in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.” In Archaeology and Preservation of Gendered Landscapes, ed. Sherene Baugher and Suzanne Spencer-Wood, 113-138. New York: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1501-6_6

Delle, James A. and May Ann Levine. 2011. “Archaeology, Intangible Heritage, and the Negotiation of Urban Identity in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.” Historical Archaeology 45(1): 51-66. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03376820

Delle, James A. and May Ann Levine. 2015.  “‘Equality of Man Before His Creator’: Thaddeus Stevens and the Struggle against Slavery.” In The Limits of Tyranny: Archaeological Perspectives on the Struggle against New World Slavery, ed. James A. Delle, 121-146. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press. https://muse.jhu.edu/chapter/1727324

Dicklitch, Susan and Amara M. Riley. 2015. “Empowering Students to Make a Difference Now.” Change Magazine of Higher Education 47 (4): 57-60. https://doi.org/10.1080/00091383.2015.1060105

Dicklitch, Susan, Kelly A. Reese, and Alice Yoder. 2012. “A Collaborative Community Approach to Refugee Health: The Exemplary Model of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.” The Journal of Lancaster General Hospital 7 (4): 120-124. http://www.jlgh.org/Past-Issues/Volume-7—Issue-4/Collaborative-Community-Approach-to-Refugee-Health.aspx

Dicklitch, Susan, 2005. “Human Rights-Human Wrongs: Making Political Science Real Through Service-Learning.” In Service-Learning in Higher Education, ed. Dan W. Butin, 127-138. New York: Palgrave. https://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781403968760

Eitzen, Dirk and David Tetzlaff dirs. 1998. The Amish and Us, film. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0283879/

Elliott, Sara J., Peter Wilf, Robert C. Walter, and Dorothy J. Merritts. 2013. “Subfossil Leaves Reveal a New Upland Hardwood Component of the Pre-European Piedmont Landscape Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.” PLOS ONE 8 (11): e79317. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0079317

Fleming, Patrick M., Dorothy J. Merritts, and Robert C. Walter. 2019. “Legacy Sediment Erosion Hot Spots: A Cost-effective Approach for Targeting Water Quality Improvements.” Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 74 (4): 67A-73A. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.74.4.67A

Fleming, Patrick, Erik Lichtenberg, and David A. Newburn. 2018. “Evaluating Impacts of Agricultural Cost Sharing on Water Quality: Additionality, Crowding in, and Slippage.” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 92: 1-19. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeem.2018.08.007

Fleming, Patrick. 2017. “Agricultural Cost Sharing and Water Quality in the Chesapeake Bay: Estimating Indirect Effects of Environmental Payments.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 99 (5): 1208-1227. https://doi.org/10.1093/ajae/aax040

Francis, Elie L., Richard A. Tyrrell, and D. Alfred Owens. 2020. “Perception Response Time and Its Misapplication: An Historical and Forensic Perspective.” Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science 21 (3): 259-265 https://doi.org/10.1080/1463922X.2020.1736204

Gentry, Evan, Melannie Terrasse, and Berwood Yost. 2016. “White Paper on Poverty in Lancaster City.” Floyd Institute of Public Policy, Franklin & Marshall College, November 2016. https://www.fandm.edu/uploads/files/342046373171933143-poverty-in-lancaster.pdf

Hartranft, Jeffrey, Dorothy Merritts, Robert Walter, and Michael Rahnis. 2011. “The Big Spring Run Restoration Experiment: Policy, Geomorphology, and Aquatic Ecosystems in the Big Spring Run Watershed, Lancaster County, PA.” Sustain: A Journal of Environmental and Sustainability Issues 24: 24-30. http://louisville.edu/kiesd/sustain-magazine

Herman, Bernard, Thomas Ryan, and David Schuyler. 2011. “Townhouse: From Borough to City, Lancaster’s Changing Streetscape.” In Architecture and Landscape of the Pennsylvania Germans, 1720-1920, ed. Sally McMurry and Nancy Van Dolsen, 124-125. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. https://www.jstor.org/stable/j.ctt3fhhpg

Kibler, M. Alison and Shanni Davidowitz. 2016. “‘Our Color Won’t Wash Off”: The Desegregation of Swimming in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.” Journal of Civil and Human Rights 2 (1): 3-32. https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5406/jcivihumarigh.2.1.3

Knaust, Dirk, Roger D. K. Thomas, and H. Allen Curran. 2018. “Skolithos Linearis Haldeman, 1840 at Its Early Cambrian Type Locality, Chickies Rock, Pennsylvania: Analysis and Designation of a Neotype.” Earth-Science Reviews 185: 15-31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2018.05.009 

Koenig, Biko and Lee Scaralia. 2019. “Populism, Identity Work, and Progressive Organizing in Rural America.” New Political Science 41 (4): 604-621. https://doi.org/10.1080/07393148.2019.1686738

Kolodny, Robin, Kyle Kreider, Steven Medvic, and Daniel Shea. 2008. “The 2006 Pennsylvania Senate Race.” In The Battle for Congress: Iraq, Scandal, and Campaign Finance in the 2006 Election, ed. David B. Magleby and Kelly D. Patterson, 195-209. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers. https://www.crcpress.com/Battle-for-Congress-Iraq-Scandal-and-Campaign-Finance-in-the-2006-Election/Magleby-Patterson/p/book/9781594515569

Kourelis, Kostis and Vasileios Marinis. 2012. “The Immigrant Liturgy: Greek Orthodox Worship and Architecture in America.” In Liturgy in Migration: Cultural Contexts from the Upper Room to Cyberspace, ed. Teresa Berger, 155-175, Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press. https://muse.jhu.edu/chapter/1825544

Kourelis, Kostis and Monica Giacomucci. 2014. “Old Glass in New Light: The Stained Glass Windows of the Lancaster Theological Seminary.” Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society 116 (1): 2-35. www.lancasterhistory.org

Kurland, Nancy B. 2014. “Shared Governance and the Sustainable College.” International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education 15 (1): 63-83. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJSHE-01-2013-0007

Kurland, Nancy B. and Sara Jane McCaffrey. 2016. “Social Movement Organization Leaders and the Creation of Markets for ‘Local’ Goods.” Business & Society 55 (7): 1017-1058. https://doi.org/10.1177/0007650314549439

Kurland, Nancy B., Sara Jane McCaffrey, and Douglas H. Hill. 2012. “The Localism Movement: Shared and Emergent Values.” Journal of Environmental Sustainability 2 (2), article 6: 45-57. https://scholarworks.rit.edu/jes/vol2/iss2/6/

Kurland, Nancy B., Sara Jane McCaffrey, and Deone Zell. 2012. “The Localism Movement: Environmental Leadership in Grassroots Activism.” In Environmental Leadership: A Reference Handbook, ed. Deborah Ringling Gallagher, vol. 2, 304-314. Los Angeles: Sage Publications. https://us.sagepub.com/en-us/nam/environmental-leadership/book234216

Kurland, Nancy B. and Linda S. Aleci. 2015. “From Civic Institution to Community Place: The Meaning of the Public Market in Modern America.” Agriculture and Human Values 32 (3): 505-521. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10460-014-9579-2

Kurland, Nancy B. and Sara Jane McCaffrey. 2020. “Community Socioemotional Wealth: Preservation, Succession, and Farming in Lancaster County, PA.” Family Business Review 33 (1): 1-21. https://doi.org/10.1177/0894486520910876

Levine, Mary Ann. 2014. “Public Archaeology and Service Learning.” In Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology, Public Archaeology and Education Section, ed. Marcua Bezerra, Don Henson, and Barbara Little, 6584-6587. New York: Springer. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9781441904263

Levine, Mary Ann and James A. Delle. 2009. “Archaeology and Community Service Learning at the Thaddeus Stevens and Lydia Hamilton Smith Site, Lancaster, PA.” In Archaeology and Community Service Learning, ed. Michael Nassaney and Mary Ann Levine, 83-109. Gainesville: University Press of Florida. https://www.worldcat.org/title/archaeology-and-community-service-learning/oclc/762631530&referer=brief_results

Levine, Mary Ann, Kelly M. Britt, and James A. Delle. 2005. “Heritage Tourism and Community Outreach: Public Archaeology at the Thaddeus Stevens and Lydia Hamilton Smith Site in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA.” International Journal of Heritage Studies 11 (5): 399-414. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13527250500337447?scroll=top&needAccess=true&journalCode=rjhs20

McCaffrey, Sara Jane and Nancy B. Kurland, 2015. “Does ‘Local’ Mean Ethical? The US ‘Buy Local’ Movement and CSR in SMEs.” Organization & Environment 28 (3): 286-306. https://doi.org/10.1177/1086026615586795

McCaffrey, Sara Jane and Nancy B. Kurland. 2014. “Who Defines ‘Local’? Resistance to Harmonizing Standards in Ethical Markets.” Business and Politics 16 (1): 191-210. https://doi.org/10.1515/bap-2012-0026

Medvic, Stephen and Matthew Schousen. 2003. “The 2002 Pennsylvania Seventeenth Congressional District Race.” Political Science and Politics 36 (3): 409. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1049096503002725

Medvic, Stephen K., Matthew M. Schousen, and Michael DeGrande. 2003. “Back to Basics in Pennsylvania Seventeen.” Campaigns and Elections 24 (7): 20-24. http://web.a.ebscohost.com.ezp.fandm.edu/ehost/detail/detail?vid=4&sid=ff754582-77b0-46f6-917a-ae5a4cc04388%40sdc-v-sessmgr01&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZSZzY29wZT1zaXRl#AN=10221599&db=a9h

Merritts, Dorothy, Robert Walter, Michael Rahnis, Jeff Hartranft, Scott Cox, Allen Gellis, Noel Potter, William Hilgartner, Michael Langland, Lauren Manion, Caitlin Lippincott, Sauleh Siddiqui, Zain Rehman, Chris Scheid, Laura Kratz, Andrea Shilling, Matthew Jenschke, Katherine Datin, Elizabeth Cranmer, Austin Reed, Derek Matuszewski, Mark Voli, Erik Ohlson, Ali Neugebauer, Aakash Ahamed, Conor Neal, Allison Winter, and Steven Becker. 2011. “Anthropocene Streams and Base-Level Controls from Historic Dams in the Unglaciated Mid-Atlantic Region, USA.” Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 369: 1–34. http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/369/1938.toc

Merritts, Dorothy, Robert Walter, and Michael Rahnis. 2010. “Water-Powered Milling and Its Legacy as a Source of Suspended Sediment to the Susquehanna River and Chesapeake Bay.” In “Susquehanna River Basin Commission Report State of the Susquehanna 2010.” http://www.srbc.net/stateofsusq/documents/LegacySedimentsFeatureArticle.PDF

Pazzaglia, Frank J., Duane D. Braun, Milan Pavich, Paul Bierman, Noel Potter, Jr., Dorothy Merritts, Robert Walter, Dru Germanoski. 2006. “Rivers, Glaciers, Landscape Evolution, and Active Tectonics of the Central Appalachians, Pennsylvania and Maryland.” In Excursions in Geology and History: Field Trips in the Middle Atlantic States, Geological Society of America Field Guide 8, ed. Frank J. Pazzaglia, 169–197. McLean, VA: Geological Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1130/2006.fld008(09)

Mikoski, Peter, Gian Zlupko, and D. Alfred Owens. 2019. “Drivers’ Assessments of the Risks of Distraction, Poor Visibility at Night, and Safety-related Behaviors of Themselves and Other Drivers.” Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour 62: 416-434. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2019.01.011

Miller, Kirk, Berwood Yost, Christina Abbott, Scottie Thompson, Emily Dlugi, Zachary Adams, Meryl Schulman, and Nicole Strauss. 2017. “Health Needs Assessment of Plain Populations in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.” Journal of Community Health 42: 35-42. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10900-016-0223-5

Miller, Kirk, Berwood Yost, Sean Flaherty, Marianne M. Hillermeier, Gary A. Chase, Carol S. Weisman, and Anne-Marie Dyer. 2007. “Health Status, Health Conditions, and Health Behaviors among Amish Women: Results from the Central Pennsylvania Women’s Health Study.” Women’s Health Issues 17 (3): 162-171. https://www.whijournal.com/article/S1049-3867(07)00036-9/fulltext

Moss, Jeremy. 2014. Centre, film. http://www.jeremymoss.org/films#/untethered/

Owens, D. Alfred, Guido Hesselmann, and Talis Bachman. 2018. “Forward.” Special issue, Visual Experience and Guidance for Action: A Tribute to Bruce Bridgeman, ed. Guido Hesslemann and D. Alfred Owens, Consciousness and Cognition 64: 1-2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2018.08.002

Owens, D. Alfred, Jingyi Gu, and Rebecca D. McNally. 2018. “Perception of the Speed of Self-motion vs. Object-motion: Another Example of Two Modes of Vision?” Special issue, Visual Experience and Guidance for Action: A Tribute to Bruce Bridgeman, ed. Guido Hesslemann and D. Alfred Owens, Consciousness and Cognition 64: 61-71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2018.07.006

Pettegrew, David and Kostis Kourelis. 2020. “The Greek Communities of Harrisburg and Lancaster: A Study of Immigration, Residence, and Mobility in the City Beautiful Movement,” Pennsylvania History 87 (1): 66-87. http://www.psupress.org/Journals/jnls_PennsylvaniaHistory.html

Schuyler, David A. 1991. “‘Indications . . . of Progress in Taste and Refinement’: The Lancaster and Woodward Hill Cemeteries.” Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society 93: 66-83. http://lancasterhistory.org

Schuyler, David. 1988. “Myth, Memory, and the Meaning of Community: Sunnyside (Lancaster, Pennsylvania) and the Limits of Planning.” Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 142 (4): 614-638. https://www.jstor.org/stable/3152285

Schuyler, David A. 2002. City Transformed: Redevelopment, Race, and Suburbanization in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1940-1980. University Park, PA: Penn State University Press. http://www.psupress.org/books/titles/0-271-02207-8.html

Schuyler, David A. 2004. “Musser Park: An Enduring Gift to the City of Lancaster,” Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society 106 (Fall): 68-83. http://lancasterhistory.org

Schuyler, David, Anna Goorevich, and Elisabeth Rohde. 2020. “Hickory Tree Heights: Lancaster’s First Public Housing Project.” Journal of Lancaster County’s Historical Society 122 (Summer): 248-261. http://lancasterhistory.org

Thomas, Roger D. K., Bruce Runnegar, and Kerry Matt. 2020. “Pelagiella Exigua, an Early Cambrian Stem Gastropod with Chaetae: Lophotrochozoan Heritage and Conchiferan Novelty.” Paleontology 63 (4): 601-627. https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.5tb2rbp0q.

Voli, Mark, Dorothy Merritts, Robert Walter, Eric Ohlson, Katherine Datin, Michael Rahnis, Laura Kratz, Wanlin Deng, William Hilgartner, and Jeffrey Hartranft. 2009. “Preliminary Reconstruction of a Pre-European Settlement Valley Bottom Wetland, Southeastern Pennsylvania.” Water Resources Impact 11 (5): 11-13. http://www.awra.org/impact/issues/0909imp_toc.pdf

Walter, Robert and Dorothy Merritts. 2008. “Natural Streams and the Legacy of Water-Powered Milling,” Science 319 (5861): 299-304. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/319/5861/299.short

Weisman, Carol S., Marianne M. Hillemeier, Gary A. Chase, Anne-Marie Dyer, Sara A. Baker, Mark Feinberg, Danielle Symons Downs, Roxanne L. Parrott, Heather K. Cecil, John J. Botti, Colin MacNeill, Cynthia H. Chuang, and Berwood Yost. 2006. “Preconceptional Health: Risks of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes by Reproductive Life Stage in the Central Pennsylvania Women’s Health Study (CePAWHS).”  Women’s Health Issues 16 (4): 216-226. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.whi.2006.01.001

Wilcock, Peter, Robert C. Walter, and Dorothy J. Merritts. 2008. “What to Do About Those Dammed Streams.” Science 321 (5891): 910-912. DOI:10.1126/science.321.5891.910b

Yost, Berwood, Christina Abbott, Jennifer Harding, and Angela Knittle. 2005. “Among the Amish: Interviewing Unique Populations on Sensitive Topics.” Public Opinion Pros (June 2005). https://web.archive.org/web/20150910073909/http://www.publicopinionpros.norc.org/from_field/2005/june/yost.asp

Yost, Berwood, Christina Abbott. Scottie Thompson-Buckland, Mary Whitmoyer, and Kirk Miller. 2020. “Psychological Stress and Birth Outcomes in Amish Women before and after the Nickel Mines Shooting.” Journal of Amish and Plain Anabaptist Studies 8 (1): 75-84. https://ideaexchange.uakron.edu/amishstudies/

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