Recent Publications -- Fall 2015

Here is a list of publications recently produced by faculty, students and alumni of Sam Houston State University, College of Criminal Justice.

Alexander, M. B., Hodges, T. K., Bytheway, J., & Aitkenhead-Peterson, J.A. (2015). Application of soil in forensic science: Residual odor and HRD dogs. Forensic Science International. Advance online publication.

Blasko, B. L., Friedmann, P. D., Rhodes, A. G., & Taxman, F. S. (2015). The parolee-parole officer relationship as a mediator of criminal justice outcomes. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 42(7), 722-740.

Boutwell, B. B., Nedelec, J., *Lewis, R. H. & Beaver, K. M. (2015). A behavioral genetic test of the evolutionary taxonomy. Evolutionary Psychological Science. Advance online publication.

Cuvelier, S. J., *Jia, D., & Cheng, J. (2015). Chinese police cadets’ attitudes toward police roles revisited. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 38(2), 250-264.

Diamond, B., **Morris, R. G., & Piquero, A. R. (2015). Stability in the underlying constructs of self-control. Crime & Delinquency. Advance online publication.

**Grubb, J. A., & Nobles, M. R. (2015). A spatiotemporal analysis of arson. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. Advance online publication.

Haigle, L.E., & Muftić, L. (2015). Victimology. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Hayes, B. (2015). Impact of victim, offender, and relationship characteristics on frequency and timing of intimate partner violence using life history calendar data. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. Advance online publication.

Hayes, B. (2015) Indirect abuse involving children during the separation process. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. Advance online publication.

Kerrigan, S., **Savage, M., **Cavazos, C., & **Bella, P. (2015). Thermal degradation of synthetic cathinones: Implications for forensic toxicology. Journal of Analytical Toxicology. Advance online publication.

King, W., & Wells, W. (2015). Impediments to the effective use of ballistics imaging information in criminal investigations: Lessons from the use of IBIS in a developing nation. Forensic Science Policy & Management: An International Journal, 6(1-2), 47-57.

**Lee, J., & Gibbs, J. C. (2015). Race and attitudes toward police: The mediating effect of social distance. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 38(2), 314-332.

Lu, H., Liang, B., *Li, Y. & He, N. (2014) Professional commitment and job satisfaction: An analysis of the Chinese judicial reforms from the perspective of the criminal defense. The China Review: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Greater China, 14(2), 159-181.

Lytle, D. J., & Randa, R. (2015). The effects of police satisfaction on fear of crime in a semirural setting. International Criminal Justice Review. Advance online publication.

Maguire, E. R., King, W. R., Wells, W., & Katz, C. M. (2015). Potential unintended consequences of the movement toward forensic laboratory independence. Police Quarterly, 18(3), 272-292.

Muftić, L. R., Bouffard, L. A., & Armstrong, G. S. (2015). Impact of maternal incarceration on the criminal justice involvement of adult offspring: A research note. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. Advance online publication.

**Nolasco, C.A.R.I., del Carmen, R.V., **Steinmetz, Vaughn, M. S., & Spaic, A. (2015). Building legal competency: Foundations for a more effective criminology and criminal justice discipline. Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 26(3), 233-252.

*Smith, M., Muftić, L. R., Deljkic, I., & **Grubb, J. A. (2015). Perceptions of the sex trade in Bosnia and Herzegovina: A comparative analysis of practitioners and future practitioners. International Criminal Justice Review, 25(2), 174-193. DOI: 10.1177/1057567715577832

Tibbetts, S. G., & **Hemmens, C. (2015). Criminological Theory, 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

**Wells, J., Armstrong, T., Boutwell, B., Boisvert, D., Flores, S., **Symonds, M., & Gangitano, D. (2015). Molecular genetic underpinnings of self-control: 5-HTTLPR and self-control in a sample of inmates. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(5), 386.

White, J., Hughes-Stamm, S., & Gangitano, D. (2015). Development and validation of a Rapid PCR Method for the PowerPlex® 16 HS System for forensic DNA identification. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 129(4), 715-723 (2015).

Bold: Faculty
*: Doctoral Students
**: Alumni

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