Representative Publications

Goldín, L. (in press). Labor Turnover among Maquila Workers of Highland Guatemala: Resistance and Semiproletarianization in Global Capitalism. Latin American Research Review.

Guilamo-Ramos, V., Jaccard, J., Dittus, P., Gonzalez, B., Casillas, E., Banspach, S. (in press). A comparative study of interventions for delaying the initiation of sexual intercourse in Latino and black youth. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health.

Munson, M.R. & McMillen, J.C. (in press).  Trajectories of depression symptoms among older youth exiting foster care. Social Work Research.

Ruiz Y., Matos S., Kapadia S., Islam N., Cusack A., Kwong S., Trinh-Shevrin C. (in review). Lessons Learned from a Community-Academic Initiative (CAI): The Development of a Core Competency-Based Training for CAI-Community Health Workers. American Journal of Public Health

Guilamo-Ramos, V., Bouris, A., Jaccard, J., Gonzalez, B., McCoy, W. and Aranda, D. (2011). A parent-based intervention to reduce sexual risk behavior in early adolescence: Building alliances between physicians, social workers, and parents. Journal of Adolescent Health 48(2):159-63.

Guilamo-Ramos, V., Jaccard, J., Lushin, V., Martinez, R., Gonzalez, B., McCarthy, K. (2011). HIV risk behavior among youth in the Dominican Republic: The role of alcohol and other drugs. Journal of International Physicians in AIDS Care. Epub ahead of print.

Guilamo-Ramos, V., Jaccard, J., Dittus, P., Gonzalez, B., Bouris, A., & Banspach, S. (2010). The Linking Lives Health Education Program: A randomized clinical trial of a parent-based tobacco use prevention program for Latino and African American youth. American Journal of Public Health, 100(9), 1641-7.

Jaccard, J. and Jacoby, J. (2010). Theory construction and model building skills: A practical guide for social scientists. New York: Guilford.

Munson, M.R., Floersch, J.E., & Townsend, L. (2010).  Are health beliefs related to adherence among adolescents living with mood disorders? Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 37(5), 408-416.

Goldín, L. (2009). Cansados, Flexibles y Desesperanzados. Trabajadores en las Maquilas Rurales de Guatemala. TRACE, Special Issue, Mexico.

Goldín, L. and Rosenbaum, B. (2009). Everyday Violence of Exclusion. Women in Precarious Neighborhoods of Guatemala City, In: Mayas in Post-war Guatemala: Harvest of Violence Revisited, Walter Little and T. Smith, editors, University of Alabama Press.

Jaccard, J. (2009). Unlocking the contraceptive conundrum: Reducing unintended pregnancies
in emergent adulthood. Washington, D.C. National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy.

Guilamo-Ramos, V. Jaccard, J. and Dittus, P. (2008). Parent-adolescent communication about sex: An analysis of parent reluctance to communicate. Health Psychology, 27, 760-769.

Jaccard, J., Guilamo-Ramos, V. Johansson, M. & Bouris, A. (2006). Multiple regression analyses
in clinical child and adolescent psychology.  Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent
Psychology, 35, 456-479.

Jaccard, J. and Blanton, H. (2006). A theory of implicit reasoned action: The role of implicit and
explicit attitudes in the prediction of behavior. In Ajzen, I., Albarracin, D. and Hornik, J.
Prediction and change of health behavior: Applying the reasoned action approach. Mahwah,
New Jersey: Erlbaum.

Jaccard, J., Dodge, T. and Guilamo-Ramos, V. (2005). Meta-cognition, risk behavior and risk outcomes: The role of perceived intelligence and perceived knowledge. Health Psychology, 24, 161-170.

Jaccard, J., and Turrisi, R., (2003) Interaction effects in multiple regression. Newbury Park: Sage.