Lead Wars: The Politics of Science and the Fate of America’s Children
(Berkeley: University of California Press/ Milbank Memorial Fund, 2013). With David Rosner.
Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution
, (with David Rosner) (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002).
Children, Race, and Power: Kenneth and Mamie Clark's Northside Center
, (with David Rosner), (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1996).
Deadly Dust: Silicosis and the Politics of Occupational Disease in Twentieth Century America
(with D. Rosner) (Princeton: Princeton University Press 199l; paperback 1994). (Noted as "Outstanding Academic Book of 1991" by Choice).
Dying for Work: Safety and Health in the United States
(with D. Rosner) (Indiana: 1987). (Noted as an "Outstanding Academic Books of 1987" by Choice).
"Slaves of the Depression": Workers' Letters about Life on the Job
(with D. Rosner) (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1987).
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
(with M. Park) (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1984).
New Deal for Art
(with M. Park) (Hamilton, N.Y.: Gallery Association of New York State, 1977).
“The Childhood Lead Poisoning Epidemic in Historical Perspective,” Endeavour
40 (June 2016): 93-101 .
“’Unleashed on an Unsuspecting World’: The Asbestos Information Association and Its Role in Perpetuating a National Epidemic,” American Journal of Public Health
, 106 (2016): 834-840. With David Rosner.
“Building the World That Kills Us: The Politics of Lead, Science, and Polluted Homes, 1970 to 2000," Journal of Urban History
, 42 (March 2016), 323 - 345. With David Rosner.
“‘Educate the Individual . . . to a Sane Appreciation of the Risk’: A History of Industry’s Responsibility to Warn of Job Dangers Before the Occupational Safety and Health Administration,” American Journal of Public Health
106 (2016): 28-35. With David Rosner.
"Workers, Industry, and the Control of Information: Silicosis and the Industrial Hygiene Foundation," Journal of Public Health Policy
, 16 (Spring, 1995), 25-58
"Race and Foster Care," Dissent
, (Spring, 1993) (with D. Rosner).