FSU’s College of Criminology and Criminal Justice is home to the nation’s number one criminology faculty in the world. Our team of experts is ranked number one in the nation for research productivity and are among the top 10 for grant acquisition, as demonstrated below. Many of our faculty are industry experts and offer extensive research on topics like gun control, biosocial criminology and social control, to name a few.
The list below contains nearly 1,000 peer-reviewed journal articles published by our faculty, many of which are co-authored with former and current graduate students. To the left is our one-of-a-kind filter box, which allows you to filter articles by topic and leverage our expertise for your personal interests and research endeavors. We hope you enjoy learning about criminology as much as we enjoy expanding the field of research.
2016. “Perceived Criminal Threat from Undocumented Immigrants: Antecedents and Consequences for Policy Preferences” Justice Quarterly 33:239-266.
2016. “Mental Health Service Needs in the Prison Boom: The Case of Children of Incarcerated Mothers” Criminal Justice Policy Review.
2016. “Penal Change as Penal Layering: A Case Study of Proto-Prison Adoption and Capital Punishment Reduction, 1785–1822” Punishment & Society.
2016. “Racial Inequality, Ethnic Inequality, and the System Involvement of At-Risk Youth: Implications for the Racial Invariance and Latino Paradox Theses” Justice Quarterly. In press. .
2016. “Resistance as Agency? Incorporating the Structural Determinants of Prisoner Behaviour” British Journal of Criminology.
2016. “Taking Stock of the Relationship between Gang Membership and Offending: A Meta-Analysis” Criminal Justice and Behavior 43:365-397.
2016. “Out of the Recent Darkness and into the New Light: Managerial Implications Emerging from the Martin- Zimmerman Encounter” Journal of Public Management & Social Policy: Vol. 23: No. 1, Article 2.
2016. “Young Adult Outcomes and the Life-Course Penalties of Parental Incarceration” Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 53(1): 3-35.
2016. “Cynical Streets: Neighborhood Social Processes and Perceptions of Criminal Injustice” Criminology. 54(3):520-547.
2016. “Culture and Formal Social control: The Effect of the Code of the Street on Police and Court Decision-making” Justice Quarterly.
2016. “Neighborhood Disorder and Generalized Trust: A Multilevel Mediation Examination of Fear and Negative Police Efficacy” Journal of Criminal Justice, 46 148-158.
2016. “Offending and Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Criminal Justice: A Conceptual Framework for Guiding Theory and Research and Informing Policy” Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice 32(1):78-103.
2016. “Advancing Criminology and Criminal Justice Policy” Routledge.
2016. “Professionalizing Prison: Primitive Professionalization and the Administrative Defense of Eastern State Penitentiary, 1829–1879” Law & Social Inquiry.
2015. “Contested Domains, Verbal ‘Amplifiers,’ and Intimate Partner Violence in Young Adulthood” Social Forces, 94(2), 923-951.