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 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.
2015. “A Neo-Institutional Account of Prison Diffusion” Law & Society Review.
2015. “Perceived Criminal Threat from Undocumented Immigrants: Antecedents and Consequences for Policy Preferences” Justice Quarterly.
2015. “Resistance or Friction: Understanding the Significance of Prisoners’ Secondary Adjustments” Theoretical Criminology.
2014. “General Theory of Crime” Oxford Handbook on Prisons and Imprisonment.
2014. “A Review of the Genetic and Gene-Environment Interplay Contributors to Antisocial Phenotypes” The Development of Criminal and Antisocial Behavior: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Applications.
2014. “MAOA Genotype Contributes to Violent and Criminal Behaviors” Taking Sides:Controversial Issues in Crime and Delinquency (11th Edition).
2014. “The Relationship Between Self-Control in Adolescence and Social Consequences in Adulthood: A Genetically Informative Analysis” Journal of Criminal Justice.
2014. “The Impact of Physical Exercise on Inmate Offending and Violent Behavior: A Neurocognitive Perspective” The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Forensic Neuroscience.
2014. “Who Goes to Prison?” Oxford Handbook on Prisons and Imprisonment.
2014. “Stop, Question, and Assess: Comments on Rosenfeld and Fornango” Justice Quarterly.
2014. “‘Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop’: Self-Control, Risky Lifestyles, and Repeat Victimization” Journal of Quantitative Criminology.
2014. “Prior Problem Behavior Accounts for the Racial Gap in School Suspensions” Journal of Criminal Justice.
2014. “Evaluating Contemporary Crime Drops in America, New York City, and Many Other Places” Justice Quarterly.