Recent Publications

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

Barnes, J.C., Boutwell, B.B., Beaver, K.M. (2013). Genetic risk factors correlate with county-level violent crime rates and collective disadvantage. Journal of Criminal Justice. 41(5), 350-356.

Beaver, K.M., Boutwell, B.B., & Barnes, J.C. (2013). Social support or biosocial support? A genetically informative analysis of social support and its relation to self-control. Journal of Criminal Justice and Behavior. Advance online publication.

Beaver, K.M., Boutwell, B.B., Barnes, J.C., DeLisi, M., Vaughn, M.G. (2013). Exploring the genetic origins of adolescent victimization in a longitudinal sample of adoptees. Victims & Offenders, 8(2), 119-147.

Boisvert, D., Boutwell, B.B., Vaske, J. & Newsome, J. (2013). Genetic and environmental overlap between delinquent peer association and delinquency in adolescence. Criminal Justice and Behavior. Advance online publication.
Bouffard, J.A., & Exum, M.L. (2013). Rational choice beyond the classroom: Decision making in offenders versus college students. Journal of Criminal Justice, 41(6), 438-447.

Bouffard, J.A., & *Petkovsek, M. (2013). Testing Hirschi’s integration of social control and rational choice: are bonds considered in offender decisions? Journal of Crime & Justice. Advance online publication.

Collins, P.A., Iannacchione, B., Hudson, M., Stohr, M.K. & **Hemmens, C. (2013). A comparison of jail inmate and staff correctional goal orientations: Results from across the line. Journal of Crime & Justice, 36(1), 100-115.

**Hanser, R.D. (2013). Community corrections (2nd ed.) Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.
Maguire, E.M., & King, W.R. (2013). Transferring criminal investigation methods from developed to developing nations. Policing & Society, 23(3), 346-361.

*McCoy, L.A., & Miller, H.A. (2013) Comparing gender across risk and recidivism in nonviolent offenders. Women & Criminal Justice 23(2), 1430162.

**Morris, R.G., Barnes, J.C., Worral, J.L., & Orrick, E.A. (2013). Analyzing the presence and consequences of unobserved heterogeneity in recidivism research. Crime & Delinquency. Advance online publication.

**Morris, R.G., & El Sayed, S. (2013). The development of self-reported white-collar offending. Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, 29(3), 369-384.

**Morris, R.G., & Piquero, A.R. (2013) For whom do sanctions deter and label? Justice Quarterly, 30(5), 837-868.

*Naito, M.E., & Vaughn, M.S. (2013). Eyewitness misidentification in the United States. Silliman Law Journal, 6(1), 208-252.

Oliver, W.M., Marion, N.E., & **Hill, J.B. (2013). The purloined letters: Presidential use (and abuse) of signing statements in criminal justice policy. Criminal Justice Policy Review. Advance online publication.

Piquero, A.R., Bouffard, J.A., Piquero, N.L., & Craig, J.M. (2013). Does morality condition the deterrent effect of perceived certainty among incarcerated felons? Crime & Delinquency. Advance online publication.

Piquero, N.L., Vieraitis, L.M., Piquero, A.R., Tibbetts, S. G., & **Blankenship, M. (2013). The interplay of gender and ethics in corporate offending decision-making. Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, 29(3), 385-398.

Pyrooz, D. C. (2013). “From your first cigarette to your last dyin’ day”: The patterning of gang membership in the life-course. Journal of Quantitative Criminology. Advance online publication.

Rothe, D. L., & *Steinmetz, K. F. (2013). The case of Bradley Manning: State victimization, realpolitik and WikiLeaks. Contemporary Justice Review, 16(2), 280-292.

Tewksbury, R., Connor, D.P., & **Worley, R.M. (2013). Why the American Journal of Criminal Justice is a great place to publish: A research note examining frequent authors’ experiences. American Journal of Criminal Justice, 38(3), 341-347.

Walsh, A., & **Hemmens, C. (2013). Introduction to Criminology (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA.: Sage Publications, Inc.

Weir, H., & Orrick, E. (2013). The most prolific female scholars in elite criminology and criminal justice journals. Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 24(3) 273-289.


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*: Doctoral Students

**: Alumni

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