Name:
Prof. N.Prabha Unnithan
Designation:
Professor
Qualification:
B.Sc in majoring in Criminology and Forensic Science, Karnatak University, India.
M.A majoring Criminology, University of Saugar, India.
PhD majoring Sociology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska.
Organization:
Colorado State University
Email:
prabha@utar.edu.my
Email2:
prabha@lamar.colostate.edu
Tel no. :
(970) 491-6615
Fax no. :
(970) 491-2191
Profile
Involvement with UTAR in academic & research


Contact Person:
  - Dr Cheah Phaik Kin
(Faculty of Arts and Social Science)

Employment

 

1987-Present               Professor (1996-Present), Associate Professor (1991-1996), and Assistant Professor (1987-1991); Director, Center for the Study of Crime and Justice (2008-Present); Interim Chair (2005-2006), Department of Sociology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado; Interim Associate Dean of Liberal Arts (1998-1999)

 

1984-1987                   Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, East

Texas State University, Commerce, Texas.

 

1984                            Planning Specialist, Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, Columbus, Ohio.

 

1983                            Instructor, Department of Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska at

Omaha (Lincoln Program), Nebraska.

 

1980-1983                   Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant, Department of     Sociology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska.

 

1976-1979                   Research Fellow, Department of Criminology and Forensic Science, University of Saugar, Sagar, India.

 

Teaching & Administration

 

Graduate Level: Cross-National Research, Deviance, Criminology, Crime Causation and Criminal Justice Policy, Statistics and Data Analysis, Qualitative Research Methods, Sociological Profession, Policy Analysis, Strategic Planning, Evaluation, Planning Research Methods

 

Upper Division: Criminology, Deviant Behavior, White-Collar Crime, Criminal Law, Methods of Sociological Analysis, Criminal Justice Policy Research, Juvenile Delinquency, Sociology of Corrections, Drugs and Society, Law Enforcement and Society, Crime Prevention, Correctional Organizations, Criminal Justice Internship, Sociology Internship

 

Lower Division: Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Statistics and Data Analysis, Crime and the Police in America

 

Awards

 

2007                            Distinction in Advancement Award from the College of Liberal Arts, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado

 

2006                            Consultant of the Quarter (January-March) recognition from Excelsior

Criminal Justice Training Assessment, Albany, New York.

 

2003                            Professional Document Solutions Award for Excellence in Education from the Department of Athletics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado.

 

1999                            Certificate of Appreciation from the Western Social Science Association for support of and contributions to growth of the organization.

 

1995                            Distinguished Book Award from the Mid-South Sociological Association for The Currents of Lethal Violence: An Integrated Model of Suicide and Homicide.  230 pp.  Albany, NY: State University of New York Press (co- authored with Lin Huff Corzine, Jay Corzine and Hugh P. Whitt).

 

1980-1983                   Six Happold Awards for Student Initiated Research, University of Nebraska-Lincoln for travel to national professional meetings to present papers.

 

1980                            Regents' Fellowship, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

 

1978                            Junior Research Fellowship, Indian Council for Social Science Research, New Delhi, India.

 

1976                            Dr. Ganeshram Mukharya Gold Medal for graduating as top student in the Master's program, Department of Criminology, University of Saugar, Sagar, India.

  Research Interests

 Criminology and Deviance

Corrections

Quantitative Methods

Cross-National Research

Police and Society

Violence

Law and Society

Alcohol and Drug Use

 

 Publications & Presentations

Books:

N. Prabha Unnithan (2013, Editor) Crime and Justice in India.  532 pp. New Delhi: Sage.

 

Michael J. Palmiotto and N. Prabha Unnithan (2011) Policing and Society: A Global Approach.

312 pp. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Cengage.

 

Mark R. Pogrebin, Paul B. Stretesky and N. Prabha Unnithan (2009) Guns, Violence and

Criminal Behavior: The Offender’s Perspective. 155 pp.  Boulder, CO; Lynne Rienner.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan, Lin Huff-Corzine, Jay Corzine and Hugh P. Whitt (1994) The Currents of Lethal Violence: An Integrated Model of Suicide and Homicide.   230 pp.  Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.  [Winner of the 1995 Distinguished Book Award from the Mid-South Sociological Association]

 

Articles:

 

Alexandra Walker, Lynn Hempel, N. Prabha Unnithan and Mark R. Pogrebin (2014) "Parole and

Social Capital: The Centrality of Homelessness." Journal of Poverty

 

Tara Shelley, Michal J. Hogan, N. Prabha Unnithan and Paul Stretesky (2013) "Public Opinion and Satisfaction with State Law Enforcement." Policing 36

 

N. Prabha Unnithan and Janis Johnston (2012) "Collaboration in Juvenile Justice: A Multi- Agency Study." Federal Probation 76, 3, 22-30.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2011) "Working in Corrections and Teaching about the Field: A Short- Term Insider’s Perspective." Pp. 213-226 in Lee Michael Johnson (Editor) Experiencing Corrections: From Practitioner to Professor. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage.

 

Paul B. Stretesky, Tara O’Connor Shelley, Michael J. Hogan and N. Prabha Unnithan (2010) "Sense-Making and Secondary Victimization among Unsolved Homicide Co-Victims." Journal of Criminal Justice 38: 880-888.

 

Christopher H. Loeffler, Andrew J. Prelog, N. Prabha Unnithan and Mark R. Pogrebin (2010) "Evaluating Shame Transformation in Group Treatment of Offenders." International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 54: 517-536.

 

Carla Barela-Bloom and N. Prabha Unnithan (2009) "Hispanics and Juvenile Court Dispositions: A County-Level Study." Criminal Justice Studies 22: 331-344.

 

Andrew J. Prelog, N. Prabha Unnithan, Christopher H. Loeffler and Mark R. Pogrebin (2009) "Developing a Shame-Based Typology to Guide Treatment for Offenders." Journal of Offender Rehabilitation 48: 249-270.


N. Prabha Unnithan, Mark R. Pogrebin, Paul B. Stretesky and Gerry Venor (2008) "Gun Felons and Gun Regulation: Offenders’ Views About and Reactions to Shall Issue Concealed Carry Policies." Criminal Justice Policy Review 19: 196-214.

 

M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (2008) "Criminological and Criminal Justice Education in

India: A Comparative Note." Journal of Criminal Justice Education 19: 97-109.

 

Paul B. Stretesky, Mark R. Pogrebin, N. Prabha Unnithan and Gerry Venor (2007) "Prisonization and Accounts of Gun Carrying." Journal of Criminal Justice 35: 485-497.

 

M. Z. Khan, N. Prabha Unnithan and Archana Dassi (2007) "Deviance, Delinquency and

Tolerance in a Slum in India: A Quantitative Model." Criminal Justice Studies 20: 269-280.

 

Mark R. Pogrebin, Paul B. Stretesky, N. Prabha Unnithan and Gerry Venor (2006) "Retrospective Accounts of Violent Events by Gun Offenders." Deviant Behavior 27: 479-501.

 

Catherine N. Beighey and N. Prabha Unnithan (2006) "Political Rap: The Music of Oppositional

Resistance." Sociological Focus 39: 133-143.

 

Trina Rose and N. Prabha Unnithan (2006) "Women in State Policing: An Assessment." Pp. 615-

624 In Roslyn Muraskin (Editor) Its a Crime: Women and Criminal Justice.  4th Edition. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2004) "Asian Americans and Juvenile Justice." Pp. 65-76 in Everette B. Penn; Helen Taylor Green and Shaun L. Gabbidon (Editors) Race and Juvenile Justice.  Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press.

 

Paul B. Stretesky and N. Prabha Unnithan (2002) "Criminal Justice versus Education: An

Analysis of the Priorities of Local Policy Makers." Criminal Justice Policy Review 13: 199-218.

 

Michael J. Palmiotto and N. Prabha Unnithan (2002) "The Impact of Citizen Police Academies on Participants: An Exploratory Study." Journal of Criminal Justice 30: 101-106.

 

Eric R. Dowdy, Michael G. Lacy and N. Prabha Unnithan (2002) "Correctional Prediction and the Level of Supervision Inventory." Journal of Criminal Justice 30: 29-39.

 

Michael J. Palmiotto, Michael L. Birzer and N. Prabha Unnithan (2000) "Training In Community

Policing:  A Suggested Curriculum." Policing 23: 8-21.

 

R. N. Singh and N. Prabha Unnithan (1999) "Wife Burning: Cultural Cues for Lethal Violence

Against Women Among Asian Indians in the U. S."  Violence against Women 5: 641-653.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1999) "Criminological Theory and Criminal Justice Policy: In Search of

Pedagogical Connections."  Journal of Criminal Justice Education 10: 101-110.


Eric R. Dowdy and N. Prabha Unnithan (1997) "Child Homicide and the Economic Stress

Hypothesis: A Research Note."  Homicide Studies 1: 281-290.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1997) "Child Homicide in Developed Countries." International Review of

Victimology 4: 313-326.

Ethan W. Hemming and N. Prabha Unnithan (1996) "Determinants of Privatization Levels in

Developing Countries."  Social Science Quarterly 77: 134-144.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1995) "Explaining Collective Violence in India: Social Cleavages and their

Consequences." Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 18: 93-109.

 

Ian Boxill and N. Prabha Unnithan (1995) "Rhetoric and Policy Realities in Developing

Countries: Community Councils in Jamaica, 1972-1980." Journal of Applied Behavioral Science

31: 65-79.

 

Gary Bailey and N. Prabha Unnithan (1994) "Gang Homicides in California: A Discriminant

Analysis." Journal of Criminal Justice 22: 267-275.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1994) "The Processing of Cases of Homicide with Child Victims: Situational and Systemic Contingencies." Journal of Criminal Justice 22: 41-50.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1994) "Children as Victims of Homicide: Making Claims, Formulating

Categories and Constructing Social Problems." Deviant Behavior 15: 63-83.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1994) "Using Student Familiarity and Knowledge to Enliven Large

Sociology Classes." Teaching Sociology 21: 333-336.

 

Timothy P. Rouse and N. Prabha Unnithan (1993) "Comparative Ideologies and Alcoholism: The Protestant and Proletarian Ethics." Social Problems 40: 213-227.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan and Hugh P. Whitt (1992) "Inequality, Economic Development and Lethal Violence: A Cross National Study of Homicide and Suicide." International Journal of Comparative Sociology 33: 182-196.

 

Steven G. Helmericks, Randal L. Nelsen and N. Prabha Unnithan (1991) "The Researcher, the Topic and the Literature: A Procedure for Systematizing Searches of the Literature." Journal of Applied Behavioral Science 27: 284-293.

 

Steven P. Schacht and N. Prabha Unnithan (1991) "Mall Walking and Urban Sociability."

Sociological Spectrum 11: 351-367.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1991) "Children as Victims of Homicide: Part I-Historical and

Anthropological Studies." Criminal Justice Abstracts 23: 146-160.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1991) "Children as Victims of Homicide: Part II-Research on Child

Homicide in Contemporary Societies." Criminal Justice Abstracts 23: 315-330.


M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (1991) "Inter-Caste Conflict and Violence: An Empirical

Examination of its Bases." International Journal of Group Tensions 21: 169-185.

 

Fred Holbert and N. Prabha Unnithan (1990) "Free Will, Determinism and Criminality: The

Self-Perceptions of Prison Inmates." Journal of Criminal Justice 18: 43-53.

 

R. N. Singh and N. Prabha Unnithan (1989) "Free to Write: The Use of Speculative Writing in

Sociology Courses." Teaching Sociology 17: 465-70.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1988) "Marginality, Credibility and Impression Management: The Asian

Sociologist in America." The American Sociologist 19: 372-377.

 

R. N. Singh, N. Prabha Unnithan and James D. Jones (1988) "Behavioral Impacts of the Fear of

AIDS:  A Sociological Model." Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare 15: 29-48.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan and Jay Corzine (1987) "An Application of Status Politics: Alcohol

Prohibition in India and the United States." Comparative Social Research 10: 185-204.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1986) "Research in a Correctional Setting: Constraints and Biases." Journal of Criminal Justice 14: 401-412.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1985) "A Cross National Perspective on the Evolution of Alcohol

Prohibition." International Journal of the Addictions 20: 591-604.

 

M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (1984) "Criminal Justice Research and Its Utilization for

Policy Making in India." International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice 8:

1-20.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan and Laurie K. Scheuble (1983) "Evaluating an Attempt at Relevance: The

Use of News Item Analysis in Introductory Sociology."  Teaching Sociology 10: 399-403.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan, R. Rajiv Nair, D. R. Singh and M. Z. Khan (1982) "Subcultural Aspects of

Drug Use in an Indian University." Youth and Society 14: 81-102.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan, D. R. Singh and M. Z. Khan (1980) "Psychotropic Drugs among College

Youth: An Appraisal." Sociological Bulletin 29: 171-186.

 

M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (1979) "Socio-cultural Differences between Former and

Current Users of Drugs in a Sample of College Students."  United Nations Bulletin on Narcotics

31: 95-108.

 

M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (1979) "Association of Socio-economic Factors with Drug

Use Among College Students."  United Nations Bulletin on Narcotics 31: 61-69.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan and M. Z. Khan (1979) "The Acquisition of Work Skills by Inmates in Work

Programs." Indian Journal of Social Work 40: 1-14.


 

N. Prabha Unnithan and B. Vishal Trivedi (1978) "The Job Competence of Vocational Staff in

Two Indian Prisons." Social Defence 13: 31-43.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan and M. Z. Khan (1978) "Incentive Pattern in Work Programs." Indian

Journal of Social Work 39: 175-185.

 

M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (1978) "Capability of Inmates and their Interest in Work

Programs." Indian Journal of Social Work 39: 9-26.

 

M. Z. Khan and N. Prabha Unnithan (1978) "Alcohol and Drug Abuse Among College Youth: The Problem in Perspective." Social Defence 13: 21-27.

 

Other Publications:

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2011) "Mohandas K. Gandhi" In Jeffrey Ian Ross, (Editor) Religion and Violence: An Encyclopedia of Faith and Conflict from Antiquity to the Present. Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2004) "Alcohol Use and Crime," "Alcohol Use and the Law," "Hindu Legal Traditions" In J. Mitchell Miller and Richard A. Wright (Editors) Encyclopedia of Criminology. Philadelphia, PA: Routledge.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2003) "Singapore" In Amanda C. Quick (Editor) World Press

Encyclopedia.  Detroit, MI: Gale Publishing.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2001) "Brunei" In Rebecca Marlow-Ferguson (Editor) World Education

Encyclopedia.  Detroit, MI: Gale Publishing.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2000) "Crime Policy Paper," "Journal Article Review," "State Crime Expenditures Analysis," "White-Collar Crime Paper” In Richard A. Wright (Editor) Teaching Criminology: Resources and Issues. 4th Edition. Washington, DC: American Sociological Association.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1997) "Malayalam Speakers" In David Levinson (Editor) American

Immigrant Cultures: Builders of a Nation.   New York: Macmillan Reference.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1997) 8 Contributions to Frank Schmalleger (Editor) Crime and the Justice

System in America: An Encyclopedia.  Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1996) "Crime Policy Paper," "Journal Article Review," "State Crime Expenditures Analysis," "White-Collar Crime Paper” In Richard A. Wright (Editor) Teaching Criminology: Resources and Issues. 3rd Edition. Washington, DC: American Sociological Association.


Gary W. Bailey and N. Prabha Unnithan (1995) "A Method for Distinguishing Gang Homicides from Non-Gang Homicides."  International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts Journal 9: 27-32.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1994) "Nayars: Tradition and Change in Marriage and the Family" Chapter in Melvin Ember, Carol Ember and David Levinson (Editors) Portraits of Culture: Ethnographic Originals.  Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1993) "Other Societies: Division and Violence in India" Essay in D. Stanley Eitzen and Maxine Baca-Zinn’s In Conflict and Order: Understanding Society. 6th Edition. Boston: Allyn and Bacon.  [Revised for and Reprinted in subsequent editions.]

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1992) "Juvenile Justice Opinion Paper," "Paper on the Future of Juvenile Justice." In Maureen Kelleher (Editor) Syllabi and Instructional Materials for Courses in Juvenile Delinquency. 2nd Edition. Washington, DC: American Sociological Association.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1989) "Crime Policy Paper," "Journal Article Review," "Position Paper," "Television and Crime," "Uniform Crime Reports Analysis." In Richard A. Wright, Max Ewalt and Linda B. Deutschmann (Editors) Crime and Control: Syllabi and Instructional Materials for Criminology and Criminal Justice. Washington, DC: American Sociological Association.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1986) Introduction to Sociology: Syllabus and Handbook for Independent

Study.  Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Division of Continuing Studies.

 

Laurie W. Eells and N. Prabha Unnithan (1985) "Norm Violation, Deviance, Labeling, Folkways and Mores." In Roger Barnes and Edgar Mills (Editors) Techniques for Teaching Sociological Concepts.  Washington, DC: American Sociological Association.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1984) "Law and Society: Essay Assignment, ""Television Research Report," "Book Review Assignment" In Linda B. Deutschmann and Richard A. Wright (Editors) Crime and Control: Syllabi and Instructional Materials for Criminology and Criminal Justice. Washington, DC: American Sociological Association.

 

Articles in Progress:

 

D. J. Rogers and N. Prabha Unnithan (In Review) "Solving ‘Cold’ Cases of Homicide: A

Comparison of Two Definitions."

 

Chris Moloney and N. Prabha Unnithan (In Review) "Invasive Species as Social Problems: Claims Making and Typification in the Case of Burmese Pythons."

 

Masahiro Kagawa and N. Prabha Unnithan (In Review) "From Central Planning to a Market

Economy: The Policy Transition in Vietnam from 1976 to the Present."


Book Reviews:

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2010) Understanding the Police in India by Arvind Verma and K.S. Subramaniam. International Criminal Justice Review 20: 438-440.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2007) Prison Writing: A Collection of Fact, Fiction, and Verse edited by

Julian Broadhead and Laura Kerr. International Criminal Justice Review 17: 147-149.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2002) Wayward Icelanders: Punishment, Boundary Maintenance and the

Creation of Crime by Helgi Gunnlaugsson and John F. Galliher. Contemporary Sociology 31:

82-83.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2001) Crime and Immigrant Youth by Tony Waters. Contemporary

Sociology 30: 524-525.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2000) Criminalization and Prisoners in Japan: Six Contrary Cohorts by

Elmer H. Johnson. International Criminal Justice Review 10: 133-135.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2000) When Push Comes to Shove: A Routine Conflict Approach to

Violence by Leslie W. Kennedy and David R. Forde. Contemporary Sociology 29: 747-748.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2000) War Stories: An Oral History of Life Behind Bars by Susann Walens.

Criminal Justice Review 25: 101-102.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1997) Alcohol and Homicide: A Deadly Combination of Two American

Traditions by Robert Nash Parker. Contemporary Sociology 25: 88-89.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1993) Social Threat and Social Control edited by Allen E. Liska.

Contemporary Sociology 22: 240-241.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1993) Pre-School in Three Cultures by Joseph Tobin, David Wu and Dana

Davidson. Journal of Comparative Family Studies 24: 153-157.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1989) Sitting in Judgement by Stanton Wheeler, Kenneth Mann & Austin

Sarat. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 33: 265-267.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1978) Criminology: Problems and Perspectives by Ahmad Siddique. Social

Defence 12: 52-53.

 

Commentary:

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2012) "Finding Sociology in Colorado." American Sociological Association

Footnotes (February).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2010) "Waiting to be Published, or What Happens after the Social Science

Journal has Accepted Your Paper." Western Social Science Association Newsletter (Fall).


N. Prabha Unnithan (2009) "Editorial Comment: Crime and Justice in India.” Journal of

Contemporary Criminal Justice 25: 128-130.

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (2007) "Dealing with Rejection: A Quick Guide on What to Do When an Academic Journal Turns Down Your Paper." Western Social Science Association Newsletter (Fall).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1999) "Crafting a Book Review." Western Social Science Association

Newsletter (Fall).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1996) "Police Civilian Review Boards: Answer or Problem?"  The Fort

Collins Coloradoan (April 5).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan, Lin Huff-Corzine, Jay Corzine and Hugh P. Whitt (1996)Winners

of the 1995 MSSA Book Award Explain their Academic Heritage.” Mid-South Sociological

Association Forum (Spring).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1994) "Stealing Books and the Sociological Imagination."  American

Sociological Association Footnotes (January).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1992) "Violence No Stranger in India."  The Fort Collins Coloradoan

(December 13).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1978) "Curing the Drug Habit."  Indian Express Community Welfare

Section (New Delhi, India, February 2).

 

N. Prabha Unnithan (1978) "Experiences of a Social Researcher."  Hindustan Times Sunday

Magazine (New Delhi, India, January 22).

 

Doctoral Dissertations/Master’s Theses Directed

 

2013    Tyler Wilson, M. A., Restorative Justice and Shoplifting: Participant Awareness of

Harm, Decision-Making, and Recidivism. (Co-Chair with Tara Shelley)

 

2009    Michelle Elias, M.A., Aggressive Driving and Road Rage: A Sociological Perspective.

 

2007    Brian Christian, M.A., Militarization of the Police.

 

2007    Susan Singley, M.A., Exploring Interest in Farm to Cafeteria Programs: A Statewide

Survey of Colorado K-12 Food Service Directors.

 

2006    Carla Flanhofer, M. A., Women and Methamphetamine: A Qualitative Examination of

Use and Economic Integration (Co-Chair with Paul Stretesky).

 

2005    Carla Barela-Bloom, M. A., Examining a Culturally Relevant Model of Secondary

Education: Evaluation of the Hispanic Latino Leadership Institute.


2004    Patrick Borus, M. A., Police Impersonation: Publicized Cases and State Laws.

 

2000    Jeremy Arney, M. A., Listening to the Political Voice of Young Adults.

 

2000  Jennifer Moore, M. A., Standards-Based Education Reform: A Colorado Case Study.

 

1999    Guadalupe Arias, M. A., Examining the Knowledge of Policing Concepts.

 

1998  Catherine Beighey, M. A.,  Political Rap: A Counter-Hegemonic Cry from the Heart ofAmericas Ghettos?

 

1998  Gayle Rhineberger, M. A., Views of Correctional Personnel on Crime Causation: Free Will or Determinism?

 

1995  Takeshi Onodera, M. A.,  The Study of Japanese Policing in a Comparative Context.

 

1992  Kara (Plender) Brouwer, M.  A., Rehabilitation for Drunk-Driving Offenders: The

Turning Points Program.

 

1992   Timothy P. Rouse, Ph. D., The Media and Moral Reform: The New York Times

andAlcohol Prohibition.

 

1991    Gary W. Bailey, Jr., M. A., Gang Homicides in California.

 

1988    Ransom Whittle, Ph. D., Sexual Assault and Women Who Report the Offense: A Descriptive Study (Co-chair with Ronny Turner).