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Vol 9:2   August, 2017 

Forget ‘Moral Panics’
Mark Horsley, Teesside University, U.K.

Going inside crime and punishment: the oranges of anti-rehabilitative justice
Anna King, Georgian Court University

Epistrophe: desideratum for a loving justice 
Michael DeValve, Fayetteville State University 


Vol 9:1    February 2017

What are the barriers to recovery perceived by people discharged from a medium-secure forensic mental health unit? An interpretative phenomenological analysis
Simon R. Stuart, NHS Lanarkshire, Scotland
Louise Tansey, NHS Lothian, Scotland
Ethel Quayle, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Dialogical Nature of Transferential Processes: Tacit Moral Frameworks
Kevin Glenn, MSC, LAC & Paul McCormick Utah Valley University

Social Structure and Sociobiology: A Radical-Political Economic Reinterpretation
Michael J. Lynch, University of South Florida
Paul B. Stretesky Northumbria University

Criminology and Violence: Reflections on Elliott Currie’s The Roots of Danger
Don Crewe, Leeds Becket University

The Roots of Danger Elliott Currie Commentary
Steve Hall, Tesside University, UK

Response to Crewe and Hall
Elliott Currie, University of California, Irvine, and Queensland University of Technology
 

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Vol 8:2,    August,2016

Vol 8: 1,   February, 2016

 

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Vol 7: 2    August, 2015

Vol 7: 1    February, 2015

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Vol 6: 2    July, 2014

Vol 6: 1    January, 2014 

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Vol 5: 2    July, 2013

Vol 5: 1    January, 2013

Conceptualization, Operationalization,Construct Validity, and Truth in Advertising
i
n Criminological Research
Randy Martin, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Jeffrey W. Cohen, University of Washington-Tacoma (as of 8/16/2012)
David R. Champion, Slippery Rock University


Hospitality and the Homeless: Jacques Derrida in the Neoliberal City
Bryan Hogeveen,University of Alberta
Joshua Freistadt, University of Alberta

Can One Paint Criminology?
Ronnie Lippens, Keele University
Interviewed by James Hardie-Bick, Keele University


Integrating Assumptions about Crime, People, and Society
The Author’s Response to the Commentary  of Toward a Unified Criminology:
Robert Agnew, Department of Sociology, Emory University

 

Book Reviews: 

A Theory of African American Offending: Race, Racism, and Crime
James D. Unnever, University South Florida
Shaun L. Gabbidon, Penn State Harrisburg
Routledge
ISBN: 978-0-415-88358-0

Review
David Polizzi, Indiana State University


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Vol 4: 2    July, 2012

Integrating Assumptions about Crime, People, and Society

New York University Press, 2011
Robert Agnew, Emory University

The Challenges of Integrating Criminology:A Commentary on Agnew?s Toward a Unified Criminology
Stuart Henry, San Diego State University

The Perversion of Criminology
Matthew Robinson, Appalachian State University
 

The Power Of One?: Reflections On Agnew?s Unified Theory Of Crime

James D. Unnever, University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

 

Toward a Unified Criminology: Integrating Assumptions about Crime, People, and Society: A Commentary
Avi Brisman, Eastern Kentucky University

 

In Search of the Ethical in Criminal Justice Practice
David Polizzi, Indiana State University
Michelle Brown, University of Tennessee

 

What's A Just War Theorist?
Aleksander Jokic, Portland St. University

 

Just War, Genocide, or Necessity: A Critical Response to Jokic
David Polizzi, Indiana State University

 

Gadd, D., & Jefferson, T. (2007). Psychosocial criminology: An introduction. Los Angeles, CA: Sage
Review by Roger Schaefer, Washington State University

 

Alexander, M. (2010). The new Jim Crow: Mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness. New York, NY: The New Press
Review by: Justin Grinage, University of Minnesota



Vol. 4 (2)  January 2012 (Special Edition)

Special Edition Topic:
Does Evolutionary Psychology Have a Place in Criminology?


Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief, Associate Professor Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice Indiana State University

Featured Article:

The Role of Evolutionary Explanations in Criminology
By Russil Durrant, Victoria University of Wellington & Tony Ward, Deakin University


Commentary:

Barak Responds to Durrant and Ward on Evolution and Crime
Gregg Barak, Eastern Michigan University

Once More into the Breach: Revisiting the Metaphor of Mechanism in Evolutionary Psychological Explanations
By Edwin E. Gantt & Jeffrey L. Thayne, Brigham Young University

Expanding Our Thinking on Theorizing Criminology and Criminal Justice? The Place of Evolutionary Perspectives in Integrative Criminological Theory
By Stuart Henry, San Diego State University

The Evolutionary Psychology of Crime
By David M. Buss, University of Texas, Austin



Vol. 4   (1)  January, 2012

Social Control on Public Buses
By David Patrick Connor & Richard Tewksbury, University of LouisvilleFuture Scholars: Student Papers:


WikiLeaks and Realpolitik
By Kevin F. Steinmetz, Sam Houston State University

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Vol. 3 (2)  August, 2011

2011
Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief, Associate Professor Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice Indiana State University

Liberated Voices: Juvenile Offenders? Perceptions of the Therapeutic Relationship
By John S. Ryals, Jr., Department of Juvenile Services, Jefferson Parish, LA


Is Capital Punishment Just? Assessing the Death Penalty Using Justice Theory
By Matthew Robinson, Government & Justice Studies, Appalachian State University
 

Book Review: Essential Criminology 3rd Edition
By Roger Schafer, Washington State University

 

Vol. 3  Issue 2  August 2011, Continued:

Special Feature: Student Articles

Guest Editor, Roger Schaefer, Washington State University
Guest Associate Editor, Heather Pruss, Indaina University

Guest Editor's Statement
By Roger Schaefer, Washington State University, Criminal Justice Program

Understanding Others? Experience: Phenomenology and/Beyond Violence
By Joshua Freistadt, University of Alberta

 

Redefining Genocide: The International Criminal Court?s Failure to Indict on the Darfur Situation
By Simeon Sungi, Indiana University

Conflict In Darfur: Calculation And Inadequate International Response
By Bob Zaremba, Eastern Michigan University


Vol. 3   (1 ) January, 2011

Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief

Justice-Rendering Schemas: A Typology for Forms of Justice and a Prolegomenon for Transformative Justice
By Dragan Milovanovic, Justice Studies Department, Northeastern Illinois University


Democratic Criminology: The Place of Criminological Expertise in the Public Sphere
By Aaron Fichtelberg and Aaron Kupchik, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, University of Delaware


Filling in the Gaps in Culture-Based Theories of Organizational Crime
By Adam Trahan, University of North Texas, Department of Criminal Justice

Knowledge Reifying Force-Intention-Harm K(F+I+H): The Nature and Structure of Crime: A Multidimensional Theoretical Model
By Ehor Boyanowsky & Jonathan Yasayko, Simon Fraser University

Inmate Mental Health, Solitary Confinement, and Cruel and Unusual Punishment: A Preliminary Response To Commentators
By Heather Y. Bersot, M.S., and By Bruce A. Arrigo, Ph.D.*, UNC Charlotte

Book Review: "Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race" (George Yancy)
By David Polizzi, Ph.D., Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice Indiana State University


Book Review: "Been a Heavy Life: Stories of Violent Men" (Lois Presser)
By Laura King


Book Review: "Criminology: An Integrated Approach" (Gregg Barak)
By Joshua Smallridge


Book Review: "A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Criminology." (Ronnie Lippens)
By Tyler Wall



Vol. 3 ( 2)  August, 2011


Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief, Associate Professor Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice Indiana State University

Liberated Voices: Juvenile Offenders? Perceptions of the Therapeutic Relationship

By John S. Ryals, Jr., Department of Juvenile Services, Jefferson Parish, LA

Is Capital Punishment Just? Assessing the Death Penalty Using Justice Theory
By Matthew Robinson, Government & Justice Studies, Appalachian State University

Book Review: Essential Criminology 3rd Edition
By Roger Schafer, Washington State University

 

Vol 2   (3)  December, 2010

Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief

Arguing the 8th Amendment for the Mentally Ill: Can Aristotle Help?

By Annalise Acorn, University of Alberta

Inmate Mental Health, Solitary Confinement, And Cruel And Unusual Punishment: An Ethical And Justice Policy Inquiry

By Heather Y. Bersot, M.S., UNC Charlotte and
By Bruce A. Arrigo, Ph.D.*, UNC Charlotte


Commentary on "Inmate Mental Health," Solitary Confinement, And Cruel And Unusual Punishment: An Ethical And Justice Policy Inquiry.
By Terry A. Kupers, M.D., M.S.P.

Care for Convicts
By Lois Presser, The University of Tennessee and
By Beth Easterling, The University of Tennessee


Dignity, Virtue, and Punishment: The Ethical Justification of Disciplinary Segregation in Prisoners
By Tony Ward Victoria University of Wellington


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Vol. 2  ( 2)  July, 2010

Editor?s Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief

The Interstitial And Creativity: Bergson And Fitzpatrick On The Emergence Of Law 

By Ronnie Lippens, Keele University, UK

Power: The Supposed Definitions Revisited
By Dr Don Crewe, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

Wrongful Incarceration: A Foucauldian Analysis

By Eric Dunning, University Of Alabama

A ?Morphological Sphinx?: On The Silence Of The Assassin Leon Czolgosz
By
Cary Federman, Montclair State University

In Search Of The Human In The Shadows Of Correctional Practice: A Theoretical Reflection
David Polizzi, Indiana State University
Shadd Maruna, Queen's University, Belfast
 


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Vol. 2  (1)  January, 2010


Editor?s Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief

A Foucaultian Analysis of ?Tripping? on Death Row
By Sandra McGunigall-Smith,  Matthew R. Draper, Kayla Birmingham, David Durtschi; Utah Valley University

The Mediated Body as the Site for Contested Agencies: MS-13 as a Case Study
By Heather Pruss, Indiana University

The Symbolic Capital of Capital Punishment: A Scholarly Reflection
By Jennifer Grimes, Indiana State University

Epidemiological Criminology (EpiCrim): Definition and Application 
By Mark M. Lanier, PhD

The Emergence of Habitual Criminals in 19th Century Britain: Implications for Criminology
By George Pavlich, Professor of Law and Sociology, University of Alberta


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Vol. 1  ( 2 ) July, 2009

Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief

Beyond Agency and Structure: Methodological Considerations for
Researching the Use of Restrictive Physical Intervention Against
Children in Jail

By Don Crewe PhD, Roehampton University, London

Macro-Micro Theoretical Integration: An Unexplored Theoretical Frontier

By Lisa R. Muftic, Georgia State University

Radio Frequency Identification Technology & the Risk Society: A Preliminary Review & Critique for Justice Studies
By Brian Sellers, M.S., Department of Criminology University of South Florida and  Bruce A. Arrigo, Ph.D., Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Critical Discourse: Criminology and the Social Sciences
Phenomenology, Postmodernism, and Philosophical Criminology:
A Conversational Critique
 
By David Polizzi, Indiana State University Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice, and  Bruce A. Arrigo, University of North Carolina, Charlotte Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology

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Vol. 1  (1)  January, 2009

Editor's Statement
By David Polizzi, Editor in Chief

Kill Method: A Provocation
By Jeff Ferrell, Texas Christian University

Quantitative versus Qualitative Methods:  Understanding Why
Quantitative Methods are
Predominant in Criminology and Criminal Justice

By George E. Higgins, University of Louisville

Qualitative versus Quantitative Methods:  Understanding Why
Qualitative Methods are Superior for Criminology and Criminal Justice

By Richard Tewksbury, University of Louisville

Inescapable Morality: Responding to the Qualitative versus
Quantitative Issue

By Matthew R. Draper, Utah Valley University

Fear of Crime and Punishment
By Annalise Acorn, University of Alberta

 

 

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