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Family and Consumer Sciences


Bolton, Debra J. and Francisco M. Hernandez. (2017). Applying Global Perspectives on Fragility to Improve US Communities. Advances in Anthropology, 7, 22-33.

Bolton, Debra (2016). Essential Living Skills: Health and Wellness.

Extension Publication: SD 134


Bolton, Debra and Francisco Hernandez. (2016). Fragile States: Beyond International Borders and into U.S. Communities. New Prairie Press, Kansas State University Libraries. Adult Education Research Conference. Paper 4.


Bolton, Debra (2016). Essential Living Skills: Essential Home Maintenance.

Extension Publication: SD 134C


Bolton, Debra. (2015). Know Yourself, Understand Others, Improve Relationships, Extension Bulletins: MF3215 and MF 3216. www.ksre.ksu.edu


Bolton, Debra and Shannon Dick (2014).  Harper County Community View Assessment

Bolton, Debra, and Shannon Dick. (2013). Finney County Community Assessment Fact Book

Bopp, Melissa; Fallon, E A.; Bolton, DJ.; Kaczynski, A. T.; Lukwago, S; Brooks, A. (2012). Conducting a Hispanic health needs assessment in rural Kansas: building the foundation for community action. Evaluation and Program Planning. 35, 453.

Bopp, Melissa; Fallon, EA.; Bolton, DJ.; Kahl, D. (2012). Engaging community partners to develop a culturally relevant resource guide for physical activity and nutrition. Ethnicity and Disease. 22, 2.

Bolton, Debra J. (2011). Relationships Matter: You and Social Capital. Extension Bulletin http://www.bookstore.ksre.ksu.edu/pubs/MF2992.pdf and http://www.bookstore.ksre.ksu.edu/pubs/MF2993.pdf

Bolton, Debra J. (2011). Social capital in rural southwest Kansas, Dissertation



Martinez, Hector and Bolton, Debra J. (2007). Garden City: Multicultural Issues in Adult Education. Educational Considerations, v35 n1 p36-40.


Contact Information

Debra by Hayes

Dr. Debra Bolton
4500 E. Mary Street
Garden City KS 67846-9132
Phone: 620-275-9164
Fax: 620-276-6028
E-mail: dbolton@ksu.edu


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