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College of Education, Criminal Justice, & Human Services

School of Criminal JusticeSchool of Criminal Justice

School of Criminal Justice

Ph.D. Dissertations

2013

Title:  Putting Wayward Kids Behind Bars:  The Impact of Custodial Placement on Recidivism
Author:
  Brian Lovins

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2012

Title:  Gender-Responsive Risk Assessment: A Comparison of Women and Men
Author: 
Valerie Bell

Title:  Meta-Analysis of Early Life Influences on Behavior in Criminals
Author:
  David Carter

Title:  Code of the Hallway:  Examining the Contextual Effects of School Subculture on Physical Violence, Sexual Offending, and Non-Violent Delinquency
Author:
  Kristin Swartz

Title:  Victimization, Fear of Crime, and Perception of Risk in the Workplace: Testing Rival Theories With a Sample of Greek and Greek-Cypriot Journalists
Author: 
Spyridon Kodellas

Title:  An Empirical Examination of Variation on Effective Correctional Program Characteristics by Gender
Author: 
Lori Brusman Lovins

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2011

Title:  Are Needs Related to Pretrial Outcomes?  An Examination of the Hamilton County Inventory of Need Pretrial Screening Tool
Author: 
Krista Gehring

Title:  Unraveling the Sources of Adolescent Substance Use:  A Test of Rival Theories
Author: 
Rachel McArthur

Title:  The Effects of Individual Vulnerability and Lifestyle/Routine Activities on Fear of Crime and Perceptions of Risk in the School Setting
Author: 
Brooke Gialopsos

Title:  Fear of Crime Online:  Examining the Effects of Perceived Risk and Online Victimization of Fear of Cyberstalkingy
Author: 
Billy Henson

Title:  College Students with ADHS: Extending the Lifestyles/Routine Activities Framework to Predict Sexual Victimization and Stalking
Author: 
Jamie Snyder

Title:  How Central Business Districts Manage Crime and Disorder:  A Case Study in the Mechanisms of Place Management in Downtown Cincinnati
Author: 
Khadija Monk

Title:  Disability Status and Victimization Risk among a National Sample of College Students: A Lifestyles-Routine Activities Approach
Author: 
Heidi Scherer

Title: Understanding Organizational and Ecological Impacts on Police Use of Formal Authority:  Testing an Ecological Theory of Police Response to Deviance
Author:  Cody Stoddard

Title: The Effect of Victimization on Women’s Health:  Does the Victim-Offender Relationship Matter?
Author:  Megan Stewart

Title:  Local Law Enforcement in the Realm of Cyberspace:  The Role of Local Law Enforcement Agegncies of Controllling Internet Crime
Author:  James W. Carter, II


2010

Title:  Perceptions of Neighborhood Problems: Agreement Between Police and Citizens and Impact on Citizen Attitudes
Author:  Melissa Winesburg

Title:  Does Changing Ownership Change Crime? An Analysis of Apartment Ownership in Cincinnati
Author:  Troy Payne

Title:  How Much Do Criminologist Know About Crime? Using Environmental Criminology to Assess Our Knowledge of  Crime
Author:  Justin A. Heinonen

Title:  Hurricane Katrina, Citizen Displacement, and Social Control:  A Test of the Threat and Benign Neglect Hypotheses
Author:  Andrew Myer

Title:  Adolescent Deviance Within Families and Neighborhoods
Author:  Rebecca Schnupp

Title:  Diffusion of Innovation and Fraud in the Subprime Mortgage Market
Author:  Cynthia Koller

Title:  Crime on Turkish Streetblocks:  An Examination of the Effects of High Schools, on Premise Alcohol Outlets and Coffee
Author:  Haci Duru

Title:  The Impact of Imprisonment on Reoffending: A Meta-Analysis
Author:  Cheryl Lero Jonson

Title:  Assessing the Effectiveness of the Cincinnati Police Department’s Automatic License Plate Reader System
Author: Murat Ozer

Title:  Improving Statistical Modeling of Repeat Victimization: Zero-Inflated Effect and Bayesian Prediction
Author:  Seong Min Park

Title:  White-Collar Offenders and the Prison Experience:  An Empirical Examination of the “Special Sensitivity” to Imprisonment
Author:  William Stadler

Title:  Being Pursued Online:  Extent and Nature of Cyberstalking Victimization from a Lifestyle/Routine Activities Perspective
Author:  Brad Reyns

Title:  The Construction and Validation of an Institutional Release Risk & Needs Assessment
Author:  Richard Lemke


2009

Title:  Structural Disadvantage, Terrorism, & Non-Terrorist Violent Crime in Turkey
Author:  Ozkan Gok

Title:  Application of Situational Crime Prevention to Female Trafficking for Sexual Exploitation in Turkey
Author: Halil Akbas

Title:  Application of Situational Crime Prevention to Cross-Border Heroin Trafficking in Turkey
Author:  Mehmet Unal

Title:  Girls and Boys, Apples and Oranges?  A Theoretically Informed Analysis of Gender-Specific Predictors of Delinquency
Author:  Charlene Taylor

Title:  Policing Styles in the Suburbs: A Test of Wilson’s Theory of Local Political Culture
Author:  Theresa Ervin-Conover

Title:  Identifying the Correlates of Job Satisfaction for Job Resource Officers
Author:  Audrey Coaston-Shelton

Title:  The Impact of Disorder and Fear on the Routine Activities of High School Students
Author:  Ryan Randa

Title:  The Role of Genes and Abuse in the Etiology of Female Offending
Author:  Jamie Vaske

Title:  Rethinking Gottfredson and Hirshi’s General Theory of Crime:  A Behavioral Genetic Approach
Author:  Danielle Boisvert

Title:  Reconceptualizing Crime as an Independent Variable: The Social and Personal Consequences of Criminal Involvement
Author:  Matthew D. Makarios

Title:  Reconceptualizing Police Use of Force: Comparing the Determinants of Force & Coercion Across Alternative Measures
Author:  Charles Klahm

Title:  Pretrial Release and Social Contexts: Is There a Link?
Author:  Junhyuk Ryu