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»Volume 1, No. 1, June 1998

© 1998 Western Criminology Review


Inaugural Letter from the WSC President

Barbara Bloom, WSC President

Preface to the First Issue

Patrick G. Jackson, WCR Editor

Thematic Issue on Restorative Justice: Theory Meets Practice
Patrick G. Jackson, Editor


Restorative Justice Through Victim-Offender Mediation: A Multi-Site Assessment

Mark S. Umbreit

Restorative Justice in New Zealand: Family Group Conferences as a Case Study

Allison Morris and Gabrielle Maxwell

Victim-Offender Mediation Programs: An Exploration of Practice and Theoretical Frameworks

John R. Gehm

Crime Victims and Restorative Justice in Juvenile Courts: Judges as Obstacle or Leader?

Gordon Bazemore

Restorative Justice Interventions for Juvenile Offenders: A Research Agenda for the Next Decade

Mara F. Schiff

Conference Proceedings

Western Society of Criminology
25th Annual Conference, February 26–28, 1998
Visions of Justice: From Retribution to Restoration

Conference Schedule and List of Panel Presentations

Program Abstracts

»Volume 1, No. 2, January 1999

»Volume 2, No. 1, June 1999

»Volume 2, No. 2, February 2000

»Volume 3, No. 1, January 2001

© 2001 Western Criminology Review


Patrick G. Jackson, WCR Editor


Constructing Images of Workplace Homicide

Ronald Burns

Testing Therapeutic Jurisprudence Theory: An Empirical Assessment of the Drug Court Process

Scott Senjo and Leslie A. Leip

The Portrayal of Crime in the Cypriot Media: An Exploratory Study

Olga Tsoudis

Conference Proceedings

Western Society of Criminology
27th Annual Conference, February 24–26, 2001
Diversity and Justice

Conference Schedule and List of Panel Presentations

Program Abstracts

»Volume 3, No. 2, June 2002

»Volume 4, No. 1, December 2002

»Volume 4, No. 2, February 2003

»Volume 4, No. 3, July 2003

»Volume 5, No. 1, January 2004

»Volume 5, No. 2, July 2004

»Volume 5, No. 3, November 2004

Special Thematic Issue on Environmental Criminology and Crime Analysis
© 2004 Western Criminology Review


Julie Wartell, Elizabeth Groff, & Deborah Lamm Weisel, WCR Guest Editors


The Unspecified Temporal Criminal Event: What is Unknown is Known with Aoristic Analysis and Multinomial Logistic Regression

Martin A. Andresen and Greg W. Jenion

Who Commits Near Repeats? A Test of the Boost Explanation

Kate J. Bowers and Shane D. Johnson

Crime on Public Transport: ‘Static’ and ‘Non-Static’ (Moving) Crime Events

Andrew D. Newton

Conference Proceedings

Environmental Criminology & Crime Analysis
12th International Symposium, July 1-4, 2004.
Hosted by the New Zealand Police

Conference Logo





»Volume 6, No. 1, March 2005

© 2005 Western Criminology Review


Gisela Bichler and Stephen Tibbetts, WCR Editors


Victimization and Attitudes Towards Wife Abuse of Impoverished Minority Women

Shahid Alvi, Martin D. Schwartz, Walter DeKeserdey, and Jacqueline Bachus

Evaluating the Competing Assumptions of Gottfredson and Hirschi’s (1990) A General Theory of Crime and Psychological Explanations of Aggression

Todd Armstrong

Self-Concept and Delinquency: The Effects of Reflected Appraisals by Parent and Peers

David Brownfield and Kevin Thompson

Holiday Revelry and Legal Control of Fireworks: A Study of Neutralization in Two Normative Contexts

Timothy Buzzell

Beyond Minneapolis: A Preliminary Theoretical Model for Alleviating Conceptual Ruts in Domestic Violence Intervention Research

William DeLeon-Granados, William Wells, and Jennie Long

A Circle of Distortion: The Social Construction of Mass Murder in the United States

Grant Duwe

Kids, Cops, Parents, and Teachers: Exploring Juvenile Attitudes toward Authority Figures

Terry Nihart, Kim Michelle Lersch, Christine Sellers, and Tom Mieczkowski

Social Disorganization and the Ability and Willingness to Enact Control: A Preliminary Test

Ruth A. Triplett, Ivan Y. Sun, and Randy R. Gainey

Reactions of Victimized Youth: Strain as an Explanation of School Delinquency

Lisa Hutchinson Wallace, Justin W. Patchin, and Jeff D. May

Community, Strain, and Delinquency: A Test of a Multi-Level Model of General Strain Theory

Jennifer Wareham, John K. Cochran, Richard Dembo, and Christine S. Sellers

Research Note

Girl “Crew” Members Doing Gender, Boy “Crew” Members Doing Violence: An Ethnographic and Network Analysis of Maria Hinojosa’s New York Gangs

Laura L. Hansen


An Ethical Paradigm for Sex Offender Treatment: Response to Glaser

Jill Levenson and David D’Amora

Glaser Response to Levenson and D’Amora

Bill Glaser

Book Reviews

Book Review of State Crime: Governments, Violence, and Corruption

Jana Bufkin

Book Review of Forensic Psychology: Concepts, Debates, and Practice

John DeFrancesco

»Volume 7, No. 1, January 2006

»Volume 7, No. 2, August 2006

»Volume 7, No. 3, December 2006

»Volume 8, No. 1, April 2007

»Volume 8, No. 2, October 2007

»Volume 9, No. 1, August 2008

»Volume 9, No. 2, December 2008

»Volume 10, No. 1, June 2009

»Volume 11, No. 1, April 2010

»Volume 11, No. 2, July 2010

»Volume 11, No. 3, December 2010

»Volume 12, No. 1, March 2011

»Volume 12, No. 2, August 2011

»Volume 12, No. 3, November 2011

»Volume 13, No. 1, April 2012

»Volume 13, No. 2, August 2012

Complete issue 13(2) in Adobe Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Stuart Henry, Christine Curtis, and Karen S. Glover, Co-Editors
© 2012 Western Criminology Review

Keynote Presentation

The Supreme Court Needs to Enter the 21st Century

Erwin Chemerinsky


Sex Offender Myths in Print Media: Separating Fact from Fiction in U.S. Newspapers

Marcus A. Galeste, Henry F. Fradella, and Brenda Vogel

Incarcerated Sex Offenders’ Perceptions of Family Relationships: Previous Experiences and Future Expectations

Richard Tewksbury and David P. Connor

Specifying the Dynamic Relationships of General Strain, Coping, and Young Adult Crime

Jennifer L. Huck, Daniel R. Lee, Kendra N. Bowen, Jason D. Spraitz, and James H. Bowers, Jr.

Commentary and Call for Papers on AB 109

Realignment in California: Policy and Research Implications

Barbara Owen and Alan Mobley

»Volume 13, No. 3, November 2012

»Volume 14, No. 1, April 2013

Complete issue 14(1) in Adobe Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Stuart Henry, Christine Curtis, and Nicole Bracy, Co-Editors
© 2013 Western Criminology Review

Keynote Address from the 2013 WSC Conference, Berkeley, California

“Get Dirty”

John R. Hepburn

Feature Articles

Victims as Stakeholders: Research from a Juvenile Court on the Changing Roles of Victims in Restorative Justice

William R. Wood

Experiencing Prejudice and Violence among Latinos: A General Strain Theory Approach

Anthony W. Hoskin

Critical Criminology & Justice Studies Articles

Malleable Mandates: Liberal Ideology and the Politics of Protection and Punishment in the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act

Sonya Goshe

Youth Justice Innovation on the West Coast: Examining Community-Based Social Justice Organizations through a Left Realist Lens

Tim Goddard and Randolph R. Myers

Commentary: Reflecting on Gil Geis’s Ethics of Joint Publishing

Faculty-Student Collaborative Research: Experiencing the Ethics of Joint Publishing with Gilbert Geis

Colin Goff

Collaborative Lessons Learned under the Tutelage of Gilbert Geis

Mary Dodge

Hands in the Clay: Mentoring, Students, and Criminological Reformation

Alan Mobley

Five Reasons Why I Agree with Gil Geis: Publish with Your Students

Francis T. Cullen

Comparative Observations on Collaborative Research and Joint Publishing: A Response to Gilbert Geis

Gregg Barak

On the Ethics of Collaborative Authorship: The Challenge of Authorship Order and the Risk of “Textploitation”

Stuart Henry

»Volume 14, No. 2, August 2013

»Volume 14, No. 3, November 2013

»Volume 15, No. 1, April 2014