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Boss, P., Beaulieu. L., Wieling, E., Turner, W. & LaCruz, S. (2003). Healing loss, ambiguity, and trauma: A community-based intervention with families of union workers missing after the 9/11 attack in New York City. Journal of Marital & Family Therapy, 29(4), 455-467. Special Issue: Grief and Loss. Winner of 2004 Marvin Sussman Award.

Boss, P., Caron, W., & Horbal, J. (1988). Alzheimer's Disease and ambiguous loss. In C. S. Chilman & E. W. Nunnally (Eds.), Chronic illness and disability: Families in trouble series, (Vol. 2, pp. 123-140). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Boss, P., Caron, W. , Horbal, J., & Mortimer, J. (1990). Predictors of depression in caregivers of dementia patients: Boundary ambiguity and mastery. Family Process, 29, 245-254.

Boss, P., Caron, W., Horbal, J., & Mortimer, J. (1990). Predictors of depresssion in caregivers of dementia patients: Boundary ambiguity and mastery. Family Process, 29(3), 245-254.

Boss, P., Dahl, C., & Kaplan, L. (1996). The meaning of family: The phenomenological perspective in family research. In S. Moon & D. Sprenkle (Eds.), Research methods in family therapy (pp. 83-106). New York: Guilford.

Boss, P., Doherty, W., LaRossa, R. Schumm, W., & Steinmetz, S. (Eds.). (1993/2009). Sourcebook of family theories and methods: A contextual approach. New York: Plenum. (Reprinted in paperback by Springer in 2009.)

Boss, P., Gage, G., Greenberg, J., & Pearce-McCall, D. (1985). The management of stress in midlife Minnesota families (Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin No. Ad-MR-2822.) St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota.

Boss, P., Greenberg, J., & Pearce-McCall, D. (1990). Measurement of boundary ambiguity in families. (Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin No. 593-1990; Item No. Ad-SB 3763). St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota.

Boss, P. (in press). Building resilience: The example of ambiguous loss. In B. Huppertz (Ed.,) Approaches to psychic trauma:Theory and practice (pp. 91-105). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Boss, P., Kaplan, L., & Gordon, M. (1995, September). Accepting the circle of life. Center for Urban and Regional Affairs Reporter, 25(3), 7-11.

Boss, P., Kaplan, L., & Gordon, M. (1995, September). Accepting the circle of life. Center for Urban and Regional Affairs Reporter, 25(3), 7-11.

Boss, P., McCubbin, H. L., & Lester, G. (1979). The corporate executive wife's coping patterns in response to routine husband-father absence: Implications for family stress theory. Family Process, 18(1), 79-86.

Boss, P., Pearce-McCall, D., & Greenberg, J. (1987). Normative loss in mid-life families: Rural, urban, and gender differences. Family Relations, 36(4), 437-443. (Published in book form,1988.)

Boss, P., Pearce-McCall, D., & Greenberg, J. (1988). Normative loss in midlife families: Rural, urban, and gender differences. In R. Marotz-Baden, C. B. Hennon, & T. Brubaker (Eds.), Rural families in America: Stress, adaptation, and revitalization. St. Paul, MN: National Council on Family Relations.

Boss, P., Roos, S., & Harris, D. L. (2011). Grief in the midst of uncertainty and ambiguity. In R. A. Neimeyer, D. L Harris, H. R. Winokuer, & G. F. Thornton (Eds.), Grief and bereavement in contemporary society: Bridging research and practice (pp. 163-175). New York: Taylor and Francis.

Boss, P. (with Mulligan, C.) (2013). Family stress reader: Classic and contemporary readings. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Caron, W., Boss, P., & Mortimer, J. (1999). Family boundary ambiguity predicts Alzheimer’s outcomes. Psychiatry: Interpersonal & Biological Processes, 62(4), 347-356.

Caron, W., Boss, P., & Mortimer, J. (1999). Family boundary ambiguity predicts Alzheimer's outcomes. Psychiatry: Interpersonal & Biological Processes, 62(4), 347-356.

Dahl, C., & Boss. P. (2005). The use of phenomenology for family therapy research: The search for meaning. In D. Sprenkel & F. Piercy (Eds.), Research methods in family therapy (2nd ed., pp. 63-84). New York: Guilford.

Doherty, W., & Boss, P. (1991). Values and ethics in family therapy. In A. Gurman & D. Kniskern (Eds.), Handbook of family therapy. Vol. II (pp. 606-637). New York: Brunner/Mazel.