History of the YCW in the USA
Mary Irene Zotti, A Time of Awakening, The Young Christian Worker story in the US, 1938 - 1970, Loyola Press, Chicago, 1991.
Mary Irene Zotti, The Young Christian Workers, in U.S. Catholic Historian, Vol. 9, No. 4, Labor and Lay Movements: Part Two (Fall, 1990), pp. 387-400
Robert Tuzik, Reynold Hillenbrand: The Reform of the Catholic Liturgy and the Call to Social Action, Liturgy Training Publications, Chicago.
Bob Ghelardi, You are Church : The Life and Times of Louis J. Putz, C. S. C. , Prophet, Servant, and Visionary, GOAL/QPC.
Richard P. McBrien, Theodore M. Hesburgh CSC, Leadership Spanning Two Centuries, in Thomas H. Groome, Michael J. Daley, Reclaiming Catholicism: Treasures Old and New, Orbis Books, Maryknoll, 2010.
Paul Leingang, Dynamic duo: Pat and Patty Crowley, in US Catholic, October 2012
Frank Ardito, The Y.C.W. I Remember, ACTA Publications, 2014
Frank R. Ardito, Jr, The Street Sweeper, Vesuvius Press, 2015.
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History and theology of the movements
Bob Pennington, Catholic Practical Theology: A Geneology of the Methodological Turn to Praxis, Historical Reality, the Preferential Option for the Poor, Pacem in Terris Press, 2018.
Paul Misner, Catholic Labor Movements in Europe: Social Thought and Action, 1914-1965, Catholic University of America Press, Washington DC, 2015
Paul Misner, Social Catholicism in Europe, From the onset of industrialization to the First World War, Crossroad Publishing, 1991.
Kevin Ahern, Structures of Grace, Church Organizations and the Global Common Good, Orbis Books, Maryknoll, 2015.