Experiments In Criminology And Law

Author: Christine Horne
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742560284
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This book makes the case that laboratory experiments can help. The strengths of these experiments complement those of traditional methods and field experiments.

Experimental Criminology

Author: Brandon C. Welsh
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107032237
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The essays in this volume report on new and innovative contributions that experimental criminology is making to basic scientific knowledge and public policy.

Design And Analysis Of Time Series Experiments

Author: Richard McCleary
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190661569
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A distinguishing feature of the book is its integration of design and analysis of time series experiments.Drawing examples from criminology, economics, education, pharmacology, public policy, program evaluation, public health, and ...

21st Century Criminology A Reference Handbook

Author: J. Mitchell Miller
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412960193
Size: 62.68 MB
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For instance, in their evaluation of the 1975 Massachusetts Bartley–Fox gun
control law that mandated a year in prison for illegal carrying of firearms, Deutsch
and Alt (1977) used an interrupted time series quasi-experimental design and
found that the passage of the law was associated with a statistically significant
reduction in armed robbery in Boston. However, Hay and McCleary (1979)
reanalyzed these data using a different quasi-experimental time series modeling
approach and ...

Law And Evidence

Author: Charles P. Nemeth
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763766615
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The central judicial consideration governing the admissibility of experiments is
whether the experiment or demonstration is probative and helpful to the court.
The court has broad discretion to allow or even order a demonstration or
experiment. Issues of fairness, accuracy, and similarly situated circumstances
and conditions are fundamental for the court's determination on admissibility. “
Such experiments and demonstrations must be made subject to a control that
makes them reliable ...

Journal Of Criminal Law And Criminology

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Official Organ of the American Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology. to take
their meals with their families. They were punished, but their ... I don't administer
this law in exactly the same way as parole in crime. In parole, the possibility of
reformation is taken into account. ... I have no doubt that next year I will be able to
make some experiments taking a man out within two or three days after he has
been given twelve months. I think I can do that, but I will experiment very

Envisioning Criminology

Author: Michael D. Maltz
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319158686
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Dr. Turner is a member of the American Society of Criminology, the American
Probation and Parole Association, a Fellow of the Academy of Experimental
Criminology, and past Chair of the Division of Corrections and Sentencing,
American Society of Criminology. David Weisburd is Distinguished Professor of
Criminology, Law and Society at George Mason University and Walter E. Meyer
Professor of Law and Criminal Justice at the Hebrew University. He is author or
editor of more ...

Randomized Experiments For Planning And Evaluation

Author: Robert F. Boruch
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780803935105
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Packed with rich and varied examples, Robert F Boruch's book untangles the complexities of randomized field experiments to enable researchers to evaluate better the impact of new programmes.

Crime And Public Policy

Author: James Q. Wilson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199315043
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Sherman, Lawrence. 1998. EvidenceBased Policing. Washington, DC: Police
Foundation. Sherman, Lawrence. 2000. “Gun Carrying and Homicide Prevention.
” Editorial. Journal of the American Medical Association 283: 1193–1195.
Sherman, Lawrence. 2009. “Evidence and Liberty: The Promise of Experimental
Criminology.” Criminology and Criminal Justice 9: 5–28. Sherman, Lawrence.
2011. Experimental Criminology. London: Sage. Sherman, Lawrence, and
Richard Berk. 1984.