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.
2015. “A Neo-Institutional Account of Prison Diffusion” Law & Society Review.
2015. “Resistance or Friction: Understanding the Significance of Prisoners’ Secondary Adjustments” Theoretical Criminology.
2015. “A Biosocial Explanation for Male-Female Differences in Criminal Involvement” The Biosocial Vs. Nurture Debate in Criminology: On the Origins of Criminal Behavior and Criminality.
2015. “Why We Need a Nature/Nurture Book in Criminology” The Biosocial Vs. Nurture Debate in Criminology: On the Origins of Criminal Behavior and Criminality.
2014. “Self-Control and Victimization: A Meta-Analysis” Criminology.
2014. “Prior Problem Behavior Accounts for the Racial Gap in School Suspensions” Journal of Criminal Justice.
2014. “Evolutionary Behavioral Genetics of Violent Crime” Evolution of Violence.
2014. “Resisting Rape: The Effects of Victim Self-Protection on Rape Completion and Injury” Violence Against Women.
2014. “The Racial Foundations of Whites’ Support for Child Saving” Social Science Research.
2014. “Three Waves of American Prison Development, 1790-1920” Punishment and Incarceration: A Global Perspective, Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance.
2014. “Do More Police Generate More Crime Deterrence?” Crime and Delinquency.
2014. “Prisoners’ Assessments of Mental Health Problems among their Children” International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.
2014. “Interpolating U.S. Decennial Census Tract Data from as Early as 1970 to 2010: A Longitudinal Tract Database” The Professional Geographer.