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Here is a listing of the available readings. Refer to your course in Blackboard for any changes/updates.
Please Note: The citations in the Module Readings list may not be in the proper APA format. Double check any citation that you may use from the Readings List.
Module Week 2
Sweeten, Piquero, & Steinberg- Age and the explanation of crime
Sweeten, G., Piquero, A. R., & Steinberg, L. (2013). Age and the explanation of crime, revisited. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 42(6), 921-938.
Cassino & Rodgers- Hirschi's Social Bonding Theory Nearly 45 Years Later
Cassino, P. P., & Rogers, W. S. (2016). Hirschi's Social Bonding Theory Nearly 45 Years Later: A comparison of a traditional, contemporary and hybrid model. Theory in Action, 9(2), 21-44.
Orcutt & Schwabe- Gender, race/ethnicity, and deviant drinking
Orcutt, J. D., & Schwabe, A. M. (2012). Gender, race/ethnicity, and deviant drinking: A longitudinal application of social structure and social learning theory. Sociological Spectrum, 32(1), 20-36.
Module Week 4
Moffitt- Life-course-persistent versus adolescence-limited antisocial behavior
Moffitt, Terrie E. (2006) Life-course-persistent versus adolescence-limited antisocial behavior. Pp. 570-598 in Cicchetti, Dante (Ed); and Cohen, Donald J. (Ed). Developmental Psychopathology: Risk, Disorder, And Adaptation, Vol. 3, 2nd ed. Hoboken, NJ, US: John Wiley & Sons.
Morris & Piquero- For whom do sanctions deter and label
Morris, R. G., & Piquero, A. R. (2013). For whom do sanctions deter and label? Justice Quarterly, 30(5), 837-868.
Module Week 6
Lee & Martinez- Immigration reduces crime
Lee, M. T., & Martinez Jr., R. (2009). Immigration reduces crime: An emerging scholarly consensus. Sociology of Crime, Law & Deviance, 13, 3-16.
Curry, Morales & Hosch- Why are Immigrant Neighborhoods Low Crime Neighborhoods
Curry, T., Morales, M.C. & Hosch, H. M. (2013) Why are Immigrant Neighborhoods Low Crime Neighborhoods? Testing Immigrant Revitalization Theory and Cultural Explanations National Science Foundation Award Number: 1251897; Principal Investigator: Theodore Curry; Co-Principal Investigator: Harmon Hosch, Maria Morales; Organization: University of Texas at El Paso; NSF Organization: SES. Start Date: 02/15/2013.
Module Week 7
Zatz & Portillos- Voices from the barrio
Zatz, Marjorie S., and Edwardo L. Portillos. (2002) "Voices from the barrio: Chicano/a gangs, families, and communities." Criminology 38, 369-402.
Barkan- Violence against Women
Barkan, Steven E. (2015) Violence against Women. Pp 219-238 in Criminology: A Sociological Understanding (6th Ed.) New York: Pearson.
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