- 1976 : Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y. ; Ph.D. in Sociology
- 1969 : Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA ; B.A. in Sociology
- 1987 : California State University East Bay;
Emeritus | [Professor | Associate | Assistant Professor
[Research Methods | Medical Sociology | Race/Ethnic Relations | Urban Sociology]
- 2005 University of Paris IV, La Sorbonne ;
[Seminars: Race Relations in U.S. | Research Methods]
- 1993 : Network Research and Training Group, Oakland, CA
[Program Evaluations and Community Needs Assessments]
PUBLICATIONS [books since 2004]
BP. Bowser, C. Word, T. Seddon (2014) Understanding Drug Use and Abuse: A Global Perspective. London:Palgrave-MacMillan.
Paul Lovejoy and BP. Bowser (2013)(eds.), The Transatlantic Slave Trade and Slavery: New Directions in Teaching and Learning. Trenton, N.J.: Africa World Press.
BP. Bowser (2012) Gangster Rap and Its Social Cost: Exploiting Hip Hop and Using Racial Stereotypes to Entertain America.Amherst, N.Y.: Cambria Press.
BP. Bowser (2007) The Black Middle Class: Mobility and Vulnerabilities. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers.
BP. Bowser, E. Quimby and M. Singer (eds.)(2007) When Communities Assess their AIDS Epidemics: Results of Rapid Assessment of HIV/AIDS in Eleven U.S. Cities. Lanham: Lexington Books.
BP. Bowser, S. Mishra, C. Keback, and G. Lemp (eds.)(2004) Preventing AIDS:Community-Science Collaboration. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Press.
PUBLICATIONS [JOURNAL ARTICLES SINCE 2007]
Bowser, B.P., Word, C.O., Fullilove, R.E. and Fullilove, M.T. (2014) Post-Script to the Crack Epidemic and Its Links to HIV, Journal of Equity in Health3(1): 45-54(www.jehonline.org/current_issue.html).
Bowser, B. P., Lewis, D. and Dogan, D. (2011) 'External Influences on Drug Treatment Interventions: East Palo Alto's Free-at-Last', J. Addict Med, 5(2), 115-122.
BP. Bowser, D. Lewis, D. Dogan and C. Word (2010) Drug Treatment Clients and their Community Peers: How They Differ,Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse. 9:89–105.
BP. Bowser, T. Jenkins-Barnes, C. Dillard Smith and G. Lockett (2009) Harm Reduction for Drug Abusing Ex-Offenders: Outcome of the Cal-Pep MORE Project. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work. 7(1-2): 15-29.
BP. Bowser, L. Ryan, C. Dillard Smith, and G. Lockett (2008) Outreach-Based Drug Treatment for Minority Women: The Cal-Pep Risk-Reduction Demonstration Project. International Journal of Drug Policy. 19(6): 492-5.
BP. Bowser (2007) Ethnography of Racial Identities in Paris: Public Indicators of Social Hierarchy. Social Science Information, 46 (4): 591-605