Peter Kindle

Peter Kindle

Associate Professor

SOCIAL WORK

Julian Hall 210

Phone: (605) 658-5936

Email: Peter.Kindle@usd.edu

Website: http://sites.usd.edu/peter-a-kindle-p/

Bio:

After a 30 year career as a Certified Public Accountant, Peter returned to graduate school to retrain for an academic career. While earning three graduate degrees in psychology and social work, Peter gained college teaching experience inside a Texas state prison. He joined the USD faculty in 2010.


Teaching Interests:

Social welfare policy, policy analysis, research methods and statistics, mental health, introduction to social work.


Research Interests:

Financial literacy, financial stress/strain, assessment of student learning, systematic policy analysis, the economics of social welfare, and student publications.


Education:

  • Ph D, Social Work, University of Houston, 2009
  • Masters in Social Work, Political Concentration, University of Houston, 2007
  • MA, Behavioral Sciences - Psychology, University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2002
  • Masters of Divinity, Theology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1986
  • BBA, Accounting, University of Texas, 1977

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Licensed Master Social Worker, Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners
  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas State Board of Public Accountancy

Grants:

  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning. (2017 - 2017)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning. (2016 - 2016)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning. (2015 - 2015)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning. (2015 - 2015)
  • Course Design/Redesign Fellowship, Center for Teaching and Learning, USD. (2014 - 2014)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning, USD. (2014 - 2014)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning, USD. (2013 - 2013)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning, USD. (2013 - 2013)
  • Mental health literacy among rural older adults, University of South Dakota. Grant Role: Supporting. (2012 - 2013)
  • CTL Teaching Improvement Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning. (2012 - 2012)
  • 8th Annual Institute on Aging and Social Work, National Institute on Aging. Grant Role: Other. (2011 - 2012)

Publications:

Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning by J. M. Lang, 67-69. Vol. 23, Iss. 1. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work, 2018. (DOI: 10.18084/1084-7219.23.1.67)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty by J. Morduch & R. Schneider, 95-98. Vol. 10, Iss. 1. Poverty & Public Policy, 2018. (DOI: 10.1002/pop4.209)
  • Granruth, Laura, Kindle, Peter A., Burford, Michael L., Delavega, Elena, Johnson, David H., Peterson, Susan M., and Caplan, Mary A.. Changing Social Work Student Perceptions of the Role of Government in Policy Class, 110-121. Vol. 54, Iss. 1. Journal of Social Work Education, 2018.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Direct Payments and Personal Budgets: Putting Personalisation into Practice by J. Glasby and R. Littlechild, 98-99. Vol. 15, Iss. 1. Journal of Evidence-Informed Practice, 2018.
  • Caplan, Mary A., Kindle, Peter A., and Nielsen, Robert. Do We Know What We Think We Know about Payday Loan Borrowing? Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances. Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare, 2017.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Upward Sprial: Using Neuroscience to Reverse the Course of Depression, One Small Change at a Time by Alex Korb, 123-124. Vol. 16, Iss. 1. Social Work in Mental Health, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/15332985.2017.1304496)
  • Kindle, Peter A., and . Curricular Guide for Economic Well-Being Practice. In 2015 EPAS Curricular Guide Resource Series, 110..
  • Caplan, Mary A., Purser, Greg, and Kindle, Peter A.. Personal Accounts of Poverty: A Thematic Analysis of Social Media, 433-456. Vol. 14, Iss. 6. Journal of Evidence-Informed Social Work, 2017. (DOI: 10-1080/23761407.2017.1380547)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy by R. H. Frank, 181-183. Vol. 28, Iss. 3. Journal of Progressive Human Services, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/10428232.2017.1343638)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A., Peterson, Susan, and Schwartz, Charles. The Blame Index: Exploring the Change in Social Work Students' Perceptions of Poverty, 664-675. Vol. 53, Iss. 4. Journal of Social Work Education, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/10437797.2017.1287028)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Financial Crimes: Psychological, Technological, and Ethical issues by M. Dion, D. Weisstub, & J. Richet (Eds.), 59-60. Vol. 14, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2017.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book States of Dependency: Welfare, Rights, and American Governance, 1935-1972 by Karen M. Tani, 495-497. Vol. 16, Iss. 4. Journal of Policy Practice, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/15588742.2017.1376030)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Welfare for the Wealthy: Parties, Social Spending, and Inequality in the United States by C. G. Faricy, 493-494. Vol. 16, Iss. 4. Journal of Policy Practice, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/15588742.2017.1349021)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Welfare Dependency and Extractive Economies: Lessons Learned from Pine Ridge, 9-14. Vol. 3. University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee: The Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change, 2017.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Delavega, Elena. Review of the book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond, 358-360. Vol. 9, Iss. 3. Poverty & Public Policy, 2017. (DOI: 10.1002/pop4.182)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Confronting Suburban Poverty in America by E. Kneebone & A. Berube. Social Work & Christianity, 2017.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Health Care as a Right of Citizenship: The Continuing Evolution of Reform by G. Almgren, 30. Vol. 24, Iss. 3. The New Social Worker, 2017.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Hour between Dog and Wolf: How Risk Taking Transforms Us, Body and Mind by J. Coates, 356-357. Vol. 27, Iss. 4. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/10911359.2017.1287030)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Wealth & Welfare States: Is America a Laggard or Leader? by I. Garfinkel, L. Rainwater, & T. Smeeding, 98-97. Vol. 16, Iss. 1. Journal of Policy Practice, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/15588742.2015.1125330)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Hard Living in America's Heartland: Rural Poverty in the 21st Century Midwest by Paula vW. Dail, 121-123. Vol. 8, Iss. 2. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2016.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Future of Whiteness by L. M. Alcoff, BR-5 to BR-7. Vol. 21, Iss. 1. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work, 2016. (DOI: 10.18084/1084-7219.21.1.BR-5)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Worlds Apart: Poverty and Politics in Rural America by Cynthia M. Duncan, 118-120. Vol. 8, Iss. 2. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2016.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the Book Diversity, Oppression and Change: Culturally Grounded Social Work by F. F. Marsiglia & S. Kulis, 325-326. Vol. 25, Iss. 4. Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 2016. (DOI: 10.1080/15313204.2016.1206498)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Carver County Jail Mental Health Program: Final Evaluation..
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Social Welfare Policy: Responding to a Changing World by J. G. McNutt and R. Hoefer, 32. Vol. 23, Iss. 3. The New Social Worker, 2016.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Rural Social Work: An International Perspective by R. Pugh & B Cheers, 97-99. Vol. 8, Iss. 1. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2016.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Pagan Ethics: Paganism as a World Religion by M. York, 97-99. Vol. 13, Iss. 1. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2016.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Chasing the American Dream: Understanding what Shapes our Fortunes by M. R. Rank, T. A. Hirschl, & K. A. Foster, 132-133. Vol. 37. Journal of Family Economic Issues, 2016. (DOI: 10.1007/s10834-015-9445-4)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Doing Good Better: How Effective Altruism can Help You Make a Difference by William MacAskill, 35. Vol. 23, Iss. 1. The New Social Worker, 2016.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the Book Understanding the Mental Health Problems of Children and Adolescents by K. Painter and M. Scannapieco, 219-220. Vol. 20, Iss. 1. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work, 2015. (DOI: 10.18084/1084-7219.20.1.219)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas about Living Ethically by Peter Singer, 109-110. Vol. 12, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2015.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Rural Social Work in the 21st Century by Michael R. Daley, 153-155. Vol. 7, Iss. 2. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2015.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Teaching Note: Teaching Students to Write Book Reviews, 135-141. Vol. 7, Iss. 2. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2015.
  • Kindle, Peter A., DiNitto, Diana M., and Johnson, David H.. Preventing Poverty: Education and Employment Policy. In Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policy, 331-368. Iss. 8th..
  • Anderson, Rebecca K., Kindle, Peter A., Dwyer, Ashley, Nowak, Julie A., Callaghan, Trisha A., and Arkfeld, Renee. Rural Perspectives on Same-sex Marriage, 201-215. Vol. 27, Iss. 2. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 2015. (DOI: 10.1080/10538720.2015.1022274)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Assault on Social Policy (2nd ed.) by W. Roth & S. J. Peters, 101-103. Vol. 12, Iss. 1. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2015.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Caplan, Mary E.. Understanding Fringe Economic Behavior: A Bourdieusian-Informed Meta-ethnography, 49-71. Vol. 42, Iss. 1. Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare, 2015.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Scarcity: Why having too little means so much by Sendhil Mullainathan, & Eldar Shafir, 284-286. Vol. 25, Iss. 3. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 2015. (DOI: 10.1080/10911359.2014.1003732)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book One Nation under Stress: The Trouble with Stress as an Idea by Dana Becker, 133-134. Vol. 30, Iss. 1. Affilia: Journal of Women and Social Work, 2015. (DOI: 10.1177/0886109914546130 )
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Career Reflections of Social Work Educators by Spencer J. Zeiger, 32-33. Vol. 22, Iss. 1. The New Social Worker, 2015.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Financial Literacy Programs. In Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity, 552-554. Sage, 2014.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Micro Lending Programs. In Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity. Iss. 862-864. Sage, 2014.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Beginnings, Middles, & Endings: Sideways Stories on the Art & Soul of Social Work by Ogden Rogers, 84-86. Vol. 1, Iss. 2. Wichita, Kansas: The Advanced Generalist: Social Work Research Journal, 2014.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Resource-Oriented Teamwork: A Systemic Approach to Collegial Consultation by J. Herwig-Lempp, 93-94. Vol. 11, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2014.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Econocide: Elimination of the Urban Poor by A. Skirtz, 254-257. Vol. 25, Iss. 3. Journal of Progressive Human Services, 2014. (DOI: 10.1080/10428232.2014.940009)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book New Perspectives on Poverty: Policies, Programs, and Practice by E. D. Giffords & K. R. Garber (Eds.)., 34. Vol. 21, Iss. 3. The New Social Worker, 2014.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Rural Mental Health: Issues, Policies, and Best Practices by K. B. Smalley, J. C. Warren, and J. P. Rainer, 107-109. Vol. 6. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2014.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Cycles of Poverty and Crime in America's Inner Cities by Lewis D. Solomon, 278-281. Vol. 3, Iss. 3. Journal of Forensic Social Work, 2013. (DOI: 10.1080/1936928X.2013.855155)
  • Jones, Lindsey, Kindle, Peter A., Fischer, Natasha, Graupmann, Jessica, Ray, Alicia, Wiksen, Stephanie, and Visser, Jenna. Advice for BSW Students from Alumni of Rural Programs, 157-172. Vol. 18. Journal of Baccalaurate Social Work, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book This Land of Strangers: The Relationship Crisis that Imperils Home, Work, Politics, and Faith by Robert E. Hall, 85-86. Vol. 10, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Facilitative Leadership in Social Work Practice by Elizabeth M. Breshears and Roger Dean Volker, 33. Vol. 20, Iss. 4. The New Social Worker, 2013.
  • Nooney, Lori, Giomo-James, Elisabetta, Kindle, Peter A., Norris, Debra, Myers, Ryan, Tucker, Alyssa, and Stanley, Robert. Rural Food Pantry Users' Stigma and Safety Net Food Programs, 100-105. Vol. 5. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Borrow: The American Way of Debt by Louis Hyman, 80-83. Vol. 24, Iss. 1. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. The Financial Literacy of Social Work Students, 397-407. Vol. 49, Iss. 3. Journal of Social Work Education, 2013. (DOI: 10.1080/10437797.2013.796853)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Invisible Men: Mass Incarceration and the Myth of Black Progress by B. Pettit, 365. Vol. 23, Iss. 3. Research on Social Work Practice, 2013. (DOI: 10.1177/1049731513478841)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Profession of Social Work: Guided by History, Led by Evidence by C. N. Dulmus & K. M. Sowers (Eds.), 28-29. Vol. 20, Iss. 2. The New Social Worker, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Reading Social Research: Studies in Inequalities and Deviance by J. C. Dixon and R. A Singleton (Eds.), 88-89. Vol. 10, Iss. 1. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Moral Underground: How Ordinary Americans Subvert and Unfair Economy by L. Dodson, 98-99. Vol. 10, Iss. 1. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2013.
  • Karger, Howard J., and Kindle, Peter A.. Religion and Social Welfare Policy. In American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, 35-50..
  • Karger, Howard J., and Kindle, Peter A.. Social Welfare and Economics: Redefining the Welfare State in a Global Economy. In Connecting Social Welfare Policies to Fields of Practice, 253-276. Iss. 1. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Religion, Class Coalitions, and Welfare States by Kees Van Kersbergen and Philip Manow, 122-123. Vol. 40, Iss. 1. Social Work and Christianity, 2013.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book A Theory of African American Offending: Race, Racism, and Crime by James D. Unnever & Shaun L. Gabbidon, 186-188. Vol. 2, Iss. 2-3. Journal of Forensic Social Work, 2012. (DOI: 10.1080/1936928X.2012.747423)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book So Rich, So Poor: Why It's so Hard to End Poverty in America by Peter Edelman, 241-243. Vol. 4, Iss. 4. Poverty and Public Policy, 2012. (DOI: 10.1002/pop4.21)
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Fischer, Natasha S.. Review of the book Expanding Work Programs for Poor Men by Lawrence M. Mead, 1-3. Vol. 17. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book New Times, New Challenges: Law and Advice for Savvy Seniors and Their Families by Kenney F. Hegland & Robert B. Fleming, 76. Vol. 9, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Effects of Conservative Religion on Lesbians and Gay Clients and Practitioners: Practice Implications by Ski Hunter, 77-78. Vol. 9, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Myth of the Missing Black Father by R. L. Coles & C. Green (Eds.), 590-591. Vol. 22, Iss. 5. Research on Social Work Practice, 2012. (DOI: 10.1177/1049731512444008)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Social Work in Rural Communities by L. Ginsberg (Ed.), 24-25. Vol. 19, Iss. 3. The New Social Worker, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Off the Books: The Underground Economy of the Urban Poor by Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh, 180-182. Vol. 23, Iss. 2. Journal of Progressive Human Services, 2012. (DOI: 10.1080/10428232.2012.666724)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander, 214-216. Vol. 11, Iss. 2. Journal of Policy Practice, 2012. (DOI: 10.1080/15588742.2012.687709)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Life and Thought of Louis Lowry: Social Work Through the Holocaust by Lorrie Greenhouse Gardella, 24. Vol. 19, Iss. 2. The New Social Worker, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Survival of Rural America: Small Victories and Bitter Harvests by Richard E. Wood, 2. Vol. 7, Iss. 1. Online Journal of Rural Research & Policy, 2012. (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4148/ojrrp.v7i1.1625)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys by Victor M. Rios, 69-71. Vol. 2, Iss. 1. Jourhal of Forensic Social Work, 2012. (DOI: 10.1080/1936928X.2012.658904)
  • Karger, Howard J., and Kindle, Peter A.. Religion and Social Welfare Policy. In American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach (Brief Edition), 37-54. Iss. 1. Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Delavega, Elena. Instructor's Manual and Test Bank for American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, Brief Edition. Boston: Pearson Education, Inc, 2012.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book A Revolution Down on the Farm: The Transformation of American Agriculture since 1929 by Paul K. Conkin. Vol. 3. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A., DiNitto, Diana M., and Johnson, David H.. Preventing Poverty: Education and Employment Policy. In Essentials of Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policy, 195-219. Iss. 1st. Boston: Pearson, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Is There Anything Good About Men? How Cultures Flourish by Exploiting Men by R. F. Baumeister, 29. Vol. 18, Iss. 4. The New Social Worker, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Those Who Work, Those Who Don't: Poverty, Morality, and Family in Rural America by Jennifer Sherman, 220-222. Vol. 26, Iss. 3. Journal of Rural Social Sciences, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Lakotas and the Black Hills: The Struggle for Sacred Ground by Jeffrey Ostler, 609-611. Vol. 35, Iss. 4. American Indian Quarterly, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of Social Work Practice with Men at Risk by Rich Furman, 488-489. Vol. 21, Iss. 4. Research on Social Work Practice, 2011. (DOI: 10.1177/1049731510395408)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book American Dream Dying: The Changing Economic Lot of the Least Advantaged by Peter D. McClelland. Vol. 92, Iss. 0. Families in Society, 2011. (DOI: 10.1606/1044-3894.4009)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Dynamics of Family Policy: Analysis and Advocacy by A. K. J. Butterfield, C. J. Rocha, & W. H. Butterfield, 26-27. Vol. 18, Iss. 2. The New Social Worker, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Jane Addams: Spirit in Action by Louise Knight, 26-27. Vol. 18, Iss. 1. The New Social Worker, 2011.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book So You Think I Drive a Cadillac: Welfare Recipients' Perspectives on the System and Its Reform by Karen Seccombe, 38-39. Vol. 7, Iss. 2. Journal of Social Work Values & Ethics, 2010.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Hollowing out the Middle: The Rural Brain Drain and What it Means for America, 267-269. Vol. 25, Iss. 3. Journal of Rural Social Sciences, 2010.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and DiNitto, Diana M.. Preventing Poverty: Education and Employment Policy. In Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policy, 326-365. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon, 2010.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Student Perceptions of Financial Literacy: Relevance to Practice. Edited by Sophia F. Dziegielewski, PhD, LISW, 470-481. Vol. 36, Iss. 5. Philadelpha, PA: Journal of Social Service Research, 2010.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Cummins, Linda K.. Instructor's Manual and Test Bank for Popple and Leighninger The Policy-Based Profession, 1-59. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon, 2010.
  • Karger, Howard J., and Kindle, Peter A.. Religion and Social Welfare Policy. In American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, 40-60. Iss. 6. Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2009.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Colby, Ira. School Selection Preferences of Public and Private University MSW Students: A Retrospective Study, 97-113. Vol. 44, Iss. 3. Joural of Social Work Education, 2008.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Social Welfare and Economics: Redefining the Welfare State in a Global Economy. In Conprehensive Handbook of Social Work and Social Welfare, Volume 4, Social Policy and Policy Practice, 343-361. Vol. 4, Iss. 1. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008.
  • Karger, Howard J., Midgley, James, Kindle, Peter A., and Brown, c B.. Controversial Issues in Social Policy (Korean Edition). Iss. 3. Seoul, Korea: Shinjeong Publishing, 2008.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Policy Update. In American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach with Research Navigator, PU-1 to PU-44. Iss. 5b. Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2007.
  • Karger, Howard J., Midgley, James, Kindle, Peter A., and Brown, C B.. Controversial Issues in Social Policy (edited book). Iss. 3. Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2006.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Is the War on Drugs Effective? Yes. In Controversial Issues in Social Policy, 64-69. Iss. 3. Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2006.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Assessing Power and Control Differentials: Understanding Dysfunctional Agency from the Client's Perspective, 93-104. Vol. 14, Iss. 3. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 2006. (DOI: 10.1300/i 137v 14n03?05)
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Erich, Stephen. Perceptions of Social Support among Heterosexual and Homosexual Adopters, 541-546. Vol. 86, Iss. 4. Families in Society, 2005.
  • Karger, Howard J., and Kindle, Peter A.. Religion and Social Welfare Policy. In American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, 38-57. Iss. 5. Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2005.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Self-reflective Helping: Foucaultian Insights on Helping and Power Dynamics, 1-8. Vol. 11, Iss. 2. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 2005. (DOI: 10.1300/J137v11n02•01)
  • Erich, Stephen, Leung, Patrick, and Kindle, Peter A.. A Comparative Analysis of Adoptive Family Functioning with Gay, Lesbian, and Heterosexual Parents and Their Children, 43-60. Vol. 1, Iss. 4. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 2005.
  • Erich, Stephen, Leung, Patrick, Kindle, Peter A., and Carter, Sharon. Gay and Lesbian Adoptive Families: An Exploratory Study of Family Functioning, Adoptive Child's Behavior, and Familial Support Networks, 17-32. Vol. 9, Iss. 1. Journal of Family Social Work, 2005. (DOI: 10.1300/J039v09n01•02)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Boys and Men in African American Families by L. M. Burton et al.. Journal of Evidence Informed Social Work.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Using Evidence of Student Learning to Improve Higher Education by Kuh et al.. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Unbanking of America: How the New Middle Class Survives by Lisa Servon. Poverty & Public Policy.
  • Delavega, Elena, and Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by A. Grant. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment.
  • Goerdt, Lynn, Blaalid, Brooke, Elswick, Susan, Johnson, David J., Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A., Granruth, Laura, and Caplan, Mary A.. Teaching Characteristics and Student Satisfaction: Impact on Social Work Student Interest in Policy. Journal of Social Work Education.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Coming Up Short: Working-class Adulthood in an Age of Uncertainty by J. M. Silva. Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Where Academia and Policy Meet: A Cross-National Perspective on teh Involvement of Social Work Academics in Social Policy by J. Gal & I. Weiss-Gal (Eds.). Journal of Social Policy.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Behind from the Start: How America's War on the Poor is Harming Our Most Vulnerable Children by Lenette Azzi-Lessing. Journal of Social Work.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book The Small-Town Midwest: Resilience and Hope in the Twenty-First Century by J. Couch. Contemporary Rural Social Work.
  • Kindle, Peter A., and Delavega, Elena. Review of the book Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by D. Acemoglu & J. A. Robinson. Journal of Progressive Human Services.
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Review of the book Unlikely Fame: Poor People Who Made History by D. Wagner with J. Nunziato. Journal of Progressive Human Services.

Awards and Honors:

  • President's Award for Research Excellence - Established Faculty, School of Health Sciences Nominee, USD, 2018
  • Faculty Research on Teaching Effectiveness in Policy Award, Influencing Social Policy, 2018
  • Member, Sigma Theta Chapter, Phi Alpha Honor Society, 2018
  • Outstanding Faculty Award for Distinguished Service, School of Health Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2018
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work, 2018
  • Nominee, Research on Teaching Effectiveness in Policy Award, Influencing Social Policy, 2018
  • Policy Fellow, Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change, University of Memphis, 2017
  • Nominee, Belbas-Larson Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of South Dakota, 2015
  • Course Design/Redesign Fellowship, Center for Teaching and Learning, 2014
  • Nominee, Outstanding Faculty Research Achievement Award, School of Health Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2014
  • Nominee, Belbas-Larson Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of South Dakota, 2013
  • Nominee, Oustanding Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence, School of Health Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2013
  • Participant, Eighth Annual Institute on Aging and Social Work, National Institute on Aging, 2011

Presentations:

  • Elswick, Susan, Delavega, Elena, Morrow, Veronica, Johnson, David H., Kindle, Peter A., Blaalid, Brooke, Granruth, Laura B., Burford, Michael L., Geordt, Lynn A., Thompson, Jeffrey D.. Changing Students' Belief in a Just World: In-Class Simulations as Effective Pedagogy. Presented at the 64th Annual Program Meeting, Orlando, Florida. (November 2018)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Finding Community in Imperfection. Presented at the South Dakota Annual Conference, Watertown, South Dakota. (September 28, 2018)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Junkman, Kori, Bankston, Garrett, Larson, Savanna, Haugen, Brianna, Warne, Karlie. Assessing Support for Transgender Rights: A New Scale, Suggested Uses. Presented at the 10th Annual Texas Transgender Nondiscrimination Summit, Houston, Texas. (July 2018)
  • Lyons, Abraham, Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Earned Income Tax Credit: Unequal Access and Unequal Outcomes. Presented at the 22nd Annual Conference, Washington, DC. (January 12, 2018)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Opportunity for Equity in the Community: Museum Field Trips for Disadvantaged Children. Presented at the 22nd Annual Conference, Washington, DC. (January 11, 2018)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Culture and Relationships: Ethical Challenges and Rurality. Presented at the 63rd Annual Program Meeting, Dallas, Texas. (October 21, 2017)
  • Granruth, Laura B., Kindle, Peter A., Caplan, Mary A., Johnson, David J.. Characteristics of Effective Policy Instructors in Social Work. Presented at the 63rd Annual Program Meeting, Dallas, Texas. (October 20, 2017)
  • Mangum-Johnson, Benetra, Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Social Work Education to Meet the Cultural Challenges of our Changing Demographics. Presented at the 63rd Annual Program Meeting, Dallas, Texas. (October 20, 2017)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Welfare Dependency and Extrative Economies: Lessons Learned from Pine Ridge. Presented at the 2017 Hooks Policy Papers, Memphis, Tennessee. (October 5, 2017)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Chalcraft, Jessice, Goetsch, Lauren, Jarding, Morgan. Predicting Rural Attitudes toward Immigration and Immigrant Assimilation. Presented at the 42nd National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Jackson, Tennessee. (July 21, 2017)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Blaming in the Rural Context. Presented at the 42nd National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Jackson, Tennessee. (July 20, 2017)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Delavega, Elena. Understanding Welfare Economics. Presented at the 42nd National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Jackson, Tennessee. (July 20, 2017)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Helping the Working Poor in the Post-Trump Era: The EITC. Presented at the Policy Conference 2.0, St. Louis, Missouri. (June 3, 2017)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Culture and Relationships: Ethical Challenges in Social Work. Presented at the 5th Social Work Symposium, Memphis, Tennessee. (April 21, 2017)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Assessing Attitudes toward Poverty: The Blame Index. Presented at the NEDTalk, Memphis, Tennessee. (April 20, 2017)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A., Cohen, Gregory. Back to the Future: Teaching Economics in the Social Work Curriculum. Presented at the 34th BPD Annual Conference, New Orleans, Lousiana. (March 5, 2017)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Delavega, Elena. Food, Poverty, and Politics: Social Work's Ethical Obligations. Presented at the 34th BPD Annual Conference, New Orleans, Lousiana. (March 2, 2017)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A., Johnson, David H., Elswick, Susan E.. Building a Collaborative: The Social Welfare Research Consortium. Presented at the 62nd Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. (November 5, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Burford, Michael L., Granruth, Laura B., Caplan, Mary A.. Changing Social Work Students' Perceptions of the Supportive Role of Government. Presented at the 62nd Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. (November 4, 2016)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Does the Color of the State Affect the Likelihood to Take Food Stamps?. Presented at the 41st National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, El Paso, Texas. (July 7, 2016)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Rural Food Poverty and Food Stamps Non-Claim Rates. Presented at the 41st National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, El Paso, Texas. (July 7, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Bankston, Garrett, Haugen, Brianna, Junkman, Kori, Larson, Savanna, Warne, Karlie. Predicting Support for Transgender Rights. Presented at the 41st National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, El Paso, Texas. (July 6, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Food, Poverty, and Politics: Bridging the Rural-Urban Divide. Presented at the Graduate Social Work Policy Class, Athens, Georgia. (May 24, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Food, Poverty, and Politics: Bridging the Rural-Urban Divide. Presented at the 4th Social Work Symposium, Memphis, Tennessee. (April 15, 2016)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. The Blame Game: Student Attitudes toward Poverty. Presented at the 33rd Annual Conference, Dallas, Texas. (April 3, 2016)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Candy and Taxes: Teaching Tax Policy in the Social Work Curriculum. Presented at the 33rd Annual Conference, Dallas, Texas. (April 2, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Rural Parents' Perspectives on Child Welfare: Contextual Differences. Presented at the 33rd Annual Conference, Dallas, Texas. (April 2, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Sullivan-Cosetti, Marilyn, Cooper, H. Stephen. Social Work Educators' Perspectives on the BSW-MSW Research-Statistics Continuum. Presented at the 33rd Annual Conference, Dallas, Texas. (March 31, 2016)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Culturally Competent Financial Education. Presented at the Continuing Professional Education Webinar, Vermillion, SD. (December 16, 2015)
  • Kindle, Karen, Kindle, Peter A.. Rural preservice teachers' beliefs about ELLs. Presented at the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers, Costa Mesa, CA. (November 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Delavega, Elena. Can You See the Bootstraps? Changing Students' Perceptions of Poverty. Presented at the 61st Annual Program Meeting, Denver, Colorado. (October 17, 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Crider, Erica, Gauer, Alexa, Griffith, Scott, Langley, Stacey, Miles, Tammi, Patterson, Kimber, Robideau, Nicole, Smart, Jessica, Westin, Melanie. Reducing White Bias toward Native Americans in the Midwest. Presented at the 40th National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Vermillion, South Dakota. (July 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Peterson, Susan. Establishing a Baseline for Assessing Changes in Student Attitudes in Policy Class. Presented at the Policy Conference 2.0, Austin, Texas. (May 30, 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Crider, Erica, Gauer, Alexa, Griffith, Scott, Langley, Stacey, Miles, Tammi, Patterson, Kimber, Robideau, Nicole, Smart, Jessica, Westin, Melanie. Reducing White Bias toward Native Americans in the Midwest. Presented at the Third Social Work Symposium, Memphis, Tennessee. (April 24, 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Caplan, Mary A.. Understanding Fringe Financial Behavior. Presented at the Convening on Financial Capability and Asset Building, St. Louis, MO. (April 17, 2015)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A.. Can You See the Bootstraps?. Presented at the 32nd Annual Conference, Kansas City, MO. (March 6, 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Using Collaborative Conversations to Facilitate Professor/Student Discussions on Religion, Values, and Sexual Orientation. Presented at the 32nd Annual Conference, Kansas City, Missouri. (March 6, 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Improving Student Motivation through Rigorous Assignments. Presented at the 32nd Annual Conference, Kansas City, MO. (March 5, 2015)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Are We Teaching Financial Education Correctly?. Presented at the 60th Annual Program Meeting, Tampa, Florida. (October 25, 2014)
  • Delavega, Elena, Kindle, Peter A., Schneider, Gary F.. Indirect Measures of Student Competencies: Diversity in Practice, Human Rights & Justice. Presented at the 60th Annual Program Meeting, Tampa, Florida. (October 24, 2014)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Delvo, Haley, Erickson, Anna, Fischbach, Megan, Hansen, Garrett, Kunishige, Miki, Kvamme, Megan, Menke, Alyssa, Moreno, Michelle, Schnitzler, Amber, Stonehocker, Arial, Ulrich, Jessica, Webb, Jill. Rural Parents' Perspectives on the Rights of the Child. Presented at the 39th Annual National Institute for Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Silver City, New Mexico. (July 16, 2014)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Johnson, David H.. Teaching Critical Thinking in Policy Class. Presented at the 59th Annual Program Meeting, Dallas, Texas. (November 1, 2013)
  • Kindle, Peter A., Fischer, Natasha, Graupmann, Jessica, Jones, Lindsey, Ray, Alicia, Utech, Stephanie, Visser, Jenna. Employment Challenges Reported by BSW Graduates of Rural Social Work Programs. Presented at the 38th Annual National Institute for Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. (July 18, 2013)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Beyond the Classroom: Teaching Undergraduates to Write Book Reviews. Presented at the 30th Annual Meeting of the Association of Baccalaureate Program Directors, Inc., Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (March 7, 2013)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Financial Strain and Mental Health: A Survey of Recent Findings. Presented at the 58th Annual Program Meeting, Washington, DC. (November 11, 2012)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Financial Literacy/Capability in a Rural Context. Presented at the 37th Annual National Institute for Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas, Nashville, Indiana. (July 17, 2012)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Sustaining Faculty Writing with Scant Resources: What One Person Can Do. Presented at the 29th Annual Conference of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Portland, Oregon. (March 17, 2012)
  • Pasupuleti, Sudershan, Sullivan-Cossetti, Marilyn, Horvath, Violet, Kindle, Peter A.. Best Practices on Teaching Research Courses at BSW Programs. Presented at the 29th Annual Conference of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Portland, Oregon. (March 16, 2012)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Teaching Undergraduate Statistics without Math. Presented at the 29th Annual Conference of the Baccalureate Social Work Program Directors, Portland, Oregon. (March 16, 2012)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Teaching Statistics Without Math. Presented at the 57th Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, George. (October 30, 2011)
  • Caplan, Mary E., Kindle, Peter A.. Toward a Strengths-based Understanding of Fringe Economic Behavior. Presented at the 57th Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. (October 29, 2011)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Financial Strain and Mental Wellness: Attenuating Cortisol Reactivity. Presented at the 13th Annual Yankton Area Mental Wellness Conference, Yankton, SD. (June 8, 2011)
  • Kindle, Peter A.. Exploring the Financial Knowledge Needed to Escape the Fringe Economy. Presented at the 56th Annual Program Meeting, Portland, Oregon. (October 17, 2010)