Publications

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. and Gibson, Katherine. In press. “Strategic Use of Evidence in State Level Policymaking: Matching Evidence Type to Legislative Goals.” Policy Sciences.

  • Park, S. Ethan and Mosley, Jennifer E.  In press. “Nonprofit Growth and Decline During Economic Uncertainty." Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership, & Governance.
  • Park, S. Ethan, Mosley, Jennifer E. and Grogan, Colleen M. In press. “Do Residents of Low Income Communities Trust Organizations to Speak on Their Behalf? Differences by Organizational Type.” Urban Affairs Review.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2017. "Yes, Macro Practice Matters: Embracing the Complexity of Real World Social Work." Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership, Governance, 41(1): 10-12. 

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. and Wong, Jade. 2017. Contexts and Settings: Nonprofit Agencies and Organizations. In C. Franklin (Ed.), The Encyclopedia of Social Work Online. New York: Oxford University Press.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2016. "Policy Advocacy." In The Encyclopedia of American Governance, Stephen Schechter, Thomas S. Vontz, Thomas A. Birkland, Mark A. Graber, and John J. Patrick, eds., 48-50. Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference USA.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2015. "Nonprofit Organizations' Involvement in Participatory Processes: The Need for Democratic Accountability." Nonprofit Policy Forum 7(1): 77-83. 

  • Mosley, Jennifer E., and Joseph Galaskiewicz. 2015. "The Relationship Between Philanthropic Foundation Funding and State-Level Policy in the Era of Welfare Reform." Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly 44(6): 1225-1254.

  • Lux, Kimberly, and Jennifer E. Mosley. 2014. "Cross-sector collaboration in the pursuit of social change: Organizations addressing sex trafficking in West Bengal." International Social Work 57(1): 19-26.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2014. "Collaboration, public-private intermediary organizations, and the transformation of advocacy in the field of homeless services." American Review of Public Administration 44(3): 291-308.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2014. "From Skid Row to the Statehouse: How nonprofit homeless service providers overcome barriers to advocacy involvement." In Nonprofits and Advocacy: Engaging Community and Government in an Era of Retrenchment, Steven R. Smith and Robert Pekkanen, eds. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2013. "The beliefs of homeless service managers about policy advocacy: Definitions, legal understanding, and motivations to participate." Administration in Social Work 37(1): 1-17.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2013. "Recognizing new opportunities: Reconceptualizing policy advocacy in everyday organizational practice." Social Work 58(3): 231-9.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E., and Colleen M. Grogan. 2013. "Representation in nonelected participatory processes: How residents understand the role of nonprofit community-based organizations." Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. doi:10.1093/jopart/mus043.

  • Chung, Philip, Colleen M. Grogan, and Jennifer E. Mosley. 2012. "Residents’ perceptions of effective community representation in local health decision-making." Social Science and Medicine 74(10): 1652-9.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2012. "Keeping the lights on: How government funding concerns drive the advocacy agendas of nonprofit homeless service providers." Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 22(4): 841-66.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E., and Mark E. Courtney. 2012. Partnership and the Politics of Care: Advocates’ Role in Passing and Implementing California’s Law to Extend Foster Care. Chicago: Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E., Matthew P. Maronick, and Hagai Katz. 2012. "How organizational characteristics affect the adaptive tactics used by human service nonprofit managers confronting financial uncertainty." Nonprofit Management and Leadership 22(3): 281-303.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2011. "Institutionalization, privatization, and political opportunity: What tactical choices reveal about the policy advocacy of human service nonprofits." Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly 40(3): 435-57.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E., and Alejandra Ros. 2011. "Nonprofits agencies in public child welfare: Their role and involvement in policy advocacy." Journal of Public Child Welfare 5(2-3): 297-317.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2010. "Organizational resources and environmental incentives: Understanding the policy advocacy involvement of human service nonprofits." Social Service Review 84(1): 57-76.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E., and Joseph Galaskiewicz. 2010. "The role of foundations in shaping and responding to social welfare policy change: The case of welfare reform." In American Foundations: Roles and Contributions, Hemlut K. Anheier, and David C. Hammack, eds. 182-204. Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2010. "Organizational theory." In The International Encyclopedia of Political Science, George Thomas Kurian, ed. Washington DC: Congressional Quarterly Press.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2009. "The policy advocacy role of human service nonprofits: Incentives, involvement, and impact." In Human Services as Complex Organizations, 2nd ed., Yeheskel Hasenfeld, ed. 505-31.Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

  • Anasti, Theresa, and Jennifer E. Mosley. 2009. “We are not just a Band-Aid”: How homeless service providers in Chicago carry out policy advocacy. Chicago: University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2008. "Policy advocacy and lobbying in human service organizations." In Handbook of Human Service Management, R. Patti, ed. 457-72. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2008. "Contexts and settings: Nonprofit agencies and organizations." In Encyclopedia of Social Work, 20th ed., Terry Mizrahi and Larry E. Davis, eds. New York: Oxford University Press and NASW.

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2005. "The tsunami relief effort." In Global civil society yearbook 2005/­06, ed. Helmut Anheier, Mary Kaldor, and Marlies Glasius. London: Sage Publica­tions, Ltd. 

  • Mosley, Jennifer E. 2004. 1.“Lobbying.” 2.“Political action committee.” 3.“Social jus­tice.” 4. “Free rider problem.” 5. “Poor law.” 6. “Outdoor relief.” 7. “Workhouse.” 8. “Vouchers.” 9. “Means-testing.” 10. “Social welfare organization.” 11. “Community based organization.”In A dictionary of civil society, philanthropy, and the third sector, ed. Helmut Anheier. London: Europa Publications.