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Criminology and Public Policy
A journal devoted to policy discussions of criminology research findings

Volume 12 Issue 4 • Novemeber 2013

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Criminology, Causality, Public Policy

Editorial Introduction
  • Seeking Causality in a World of Contingency: Criminology, Research, and Public Policy
    Thomas G. Blomberg, Julie Mestre, and Karen Mann
Executive Summary
  • Overview of: “Translating Causal Claims: Principles and Strategies for Policy-Relevant Criminology”
    Robert J. Sampson, Christopher Winship, and Carly Knight
Research Article
  • Translating Causal Claims: Principles and Strategies for Policy-Relevant Criminology
    Robert J. Sampson, Christopher Winship, and Carly Knight
Policy Application Essays
  • Family-Focused Interventions to Prevent Juvenile Delinquency: A Case Where Science and Policy Can Find Common Ground
    Abigail A. Fagan
  • Evidence and Public Policy: The Example of Evaluation Research in Policing
    Daniel S. Nagin and David Weisburd
  • Supermax Prisons: The Policy and the Evidence
    Daniel P. Mears
Afterword
  • Linking Evidence and Criminal Justice Policy
    Alfred Blumstein