Research

Research

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.

Latest Research

Mears, Daniel P., and Sonja E. Siennick. 2016. “Young Adult Outcomes and the Life-Course Penalties of Parental Incarceration” Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 53(1):3-35.

Mears, Daniel P., Joshua C. Cochran, and Andrea M. Lindsey. 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.

Mears, Daniel P., and Joshua C. Cochran. 2015. “Mass Incarceration and Prisoner Reentry: A Problem That Will Not Go Away” Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Today 40:1, 4-10.

Stewart, Eric A., Ramiro Martinez, Jr, Eric P. Baumer, and Marc Gertz. 2015. “The Social Context of Latino Threat and Punitive-Latino Sentiment” Social Problems .

Ashley T. Rubin. 2015. “The Consequences of Prisoners’ Micro-Resistance.” Law and Social Inquiry.

Moule, Richard K. Jr., Callie H. Burt, Eric A. Stewart, and Ronald L. Simons. 2015. “Developmental Trajectories of Individuals’ Code of the Street Beliefs through Emerging Adulthood” Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency .

Hill, L., Maier-Katkin, D., & Kinsley, K. . 2015. “Everything Old is New Again: The Criminology/Criminal Justice Freshman Research Seminar” Journal of Criminal Justice Education.

Jacobsen, C, & Maier-Katkin, D. Breivik’s Sanity. 2015. “Right-Wing Terrorism, Mass Murder and the Insanity Defense” Human Rights Quarterly.

Giordano, Peggy C., Jennifer E. Copp, Monica A. Longmore, and Wendy D. Manning. 2015. “Contested Domains, Verbal ‘Amplifiers,’ and Intimate Partner Violence in Young Adulthood” Social Forces.

Daniel P. Mears, Wang, Xia. 2015. “Sentencing and State-Level Racial and Ethnic Contexts” Law and Society Review 49(4):883-915.

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