Category Archives: Criminology & Criminal Justice

On SAGE Insight: Comparing the Effects of Maternal and Paternal Incarceration on Adult Daughters’ and Sons’ Criminal Justice System Involvement

Article title: Comparing the Effects of Maternal and Paternal Incarceration on Adult Daughters’ and Sons’ Criminal Justice System Involvement A Gendered Pathways Analysis From Criminal Justice and Behavior This analysis compares the effects of maternal and paternal incarceration on adult … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Challenges to the effective policing of gun crime in Europe

Article title: The detection and policing of gun crime: Challenges to the effective policing of gun crime in Europe From European Journal of Criminology Despite a shared understanding across the European Union (EU) that access to firearms by the general … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The sociology of sexual harassment and assault – a selection of free articles

The issue of sexual assault, the deceit, the gender stereotypes and the level of taboo surrounding the topic, has once again hit our mainstream news agenda. Yet what is less talked about in these debates is the resulting impact that … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Are We Really Colour-blind? The Normalization of Mass Female Incarceration

From Race and Justice The sharp rise in female incarceration rates in both the United States and New Zealand has received increased attention. Even more pressing are the racial disparities among imprisoned females. It has been well established that the … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Targeting night-time economy venues when promoting rape prevention discourse

Article title: Location, libation and leisure: An examination of the use of licensed venues to help challenge sexual violence From Crime, Media, Culture: An International Journal Anti-rape campaign messages have increasingly targeted men in order to educate them on the … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: To Vote or Not to Vote – How Criminal Violence Shapes Electoral Participation

From Journal of Conflict Resolution One of the most intriguing findings in the literature on political behavior is that victims of violence are more likely to participate in politics than nonvictims. Our current understanding of the relationship between political participation … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: A right to clean air in EU law?

Article title: A right to clean air in EU law? Using litigation to progress from procedural to substantive environmental rights From Environmental Law Review European environmental non-governmental organisations (‘NGOs’) increasingly resort to litigation as a tool to protect the environment. … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Why Do They Do It? Tips for Teaching Intro Criminology

If you’re a criminology professor, you may be wondering how you can more fully engage your students. Whether you’ve been teaching for 20 years or 2 years, it’s likely that you’ve encountered challenges in your classroom. Join SAGE author and … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The Meaning of Ending Life in Prison

Special Section: End of Life in Correctional Settings in France, Switzerland, UK, and the United States From Journal of Correctional Health Care The ending of life in custody should be controversial. Deaths in prison raise issues of accountability, legitimacy, and … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Race and policing in historical context

Article title: Race and policing in historical context: Dehumanization and the policing of Black people in the 21st century From Theoretical Criminology Criminologists have devoted considerable effort to understanding Black Americans’ relationship with the police over the last half-century. Yet, … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Special Issue on Crimmigration in Europe

Guest Editor: Maartjevan der Woude , Vanessa Barker , and Joannevan der Leun From European Journal of Criminology The current wave of mass migration – the largest and most visible since the Second World War – has thrown the international … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Psychological Distress Among Older Prisoners

Article title: Psychological Distress Among Older Prisoners: Associations With Health, Health Care Utilization, and the Prison Environment From Journal of Correctional Health Care Physical and functional health issues among older prisoners may be difficult to address in an environment designed for … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The Impact of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 on Trends in Federal Sex Trafficking Cases

From Criminal Justice Policy Review Trafficking of individuals for forced labor and illegal sexual activity is a serious crime that has received increasing attention in recent years from the media, victim advocacy groups, policymakers, and law-enforcement officials. Attention has been … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Improper Prescribing of Controlled Substances

Article title: A Mixed-Method Analysis of Reports on 100 Cases of Improper Prescribing of Controlled Substances From Journal of Drug Issues Improper prescribing of controlled substances (IPCS) contributes to opioid addictions and deaths by overdose. This article advances understanding of … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Culture, Empathy, Gender, and Domestic Violence Predict Animal Abuse in Adolescents

Article title:  “It’s a Dog’s Life”: Culture, Empathy, Gender, and Domestic Violence Predict Animal Abuse in Adolescents— Implications for Societal Health From Journal of Interpersonal Violence This study investigated the ramifications of animal abuse in an environment wherein the national … Continue reading

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