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Research Output 1994 2019

2019

Charting the hidden City: Collecting prison social network data

Whichard, C., Schaefer, D. R. & Kreager, D. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Social Networks.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
Social Support
correctional institution
social network
Prisoners

Estimated costs to the Pennsylvania criminal justice system resulting from the opioid crisis

Zajac, G., Nur, S. A., Kreager, D. A. & Sterner, G., Jul 1 2019, In : The American journal of managed care. 25, 13, p. S250-S255

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Criminal Law
Opioid Analgesics
Costs and Cost Analysis
Public Sector

Evaluating peer-influence processes in a prison-based therapeutic community: a dynamic network approach

Kreager, D. A., Schaefer, D. R., Davidson, K. M., Zajac, G., Haynie, D. L. & De Leon, G., Oct 1 2019, In : Drug and alcohol dependence. 203, p. 13-18 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
Therapeutic Community
Social Support
Therapeutics
Community Networks
1 Citation (Scopus)

Peer Acceptance and Sexual Behaviors from Adolescence to Young Adulthood

Wesche, R., Kreager, D. A., Feinberg, M. E. & Lefkowitz, E. S., May 1 2019, In : Journal of youth and adolescence. 48, 5, p. 996-1008 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Behavior
adulthood
adolescence
acceptance
adolescent
2018
10 Citations (Scopus)

inmate society in the era of mass incarceration

Kreager, D. A. & Kruttschnitt, C., Jan 1 2018, In : Annual Review of Criminology. 1, p. 285-310 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

correctional institution
organization
reintegration
rehabilitation
offense

Policy Brief

Haynie, D. L., Whichard, C., Kreager, D. A., Schaefer, D. R. & Wakefield, S., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of health and social behavior. 59, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Social Networks and Health in a Prison Unit

Haynie, D. L., Whichard, C., Kreager, D. A., Schaefer, D. R. & Wakefield, S., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of health and social behavior. 59, 3, p. 318-334 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
Social Support
Health
Prisoners
Health Behavior

Sources of Social Influence on Adolescents' Alcohol Use

Wesche, R., Kreager, D. A. & Lefkowitz, E. S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Research on Adolescence.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcoholic Intoxication
alcohol
adolescent
Alcohols
female adolescent
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Early Sexual Initiation and Mental Health: A Fleeting Association or Enduring Change?

Wesche, R., Kreager, D. A., Lefkowitz, E. S. & Siennick, S. E., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Research on Adolescence. 27, 3, p. 611-627 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproductive Health
Mental Health
mental health
human being
Statistical Models
3 Citations (Scopus)

Extradyadic sex and union dissolution among young adults in opposite-sex married and cohabiting unions

Frisco, M. L., Wenger, M. R. & Kreager, D. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Social Science Research. 62, p. 291-304 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

young adult
spouse
longitudinal study
adolescent
health
15 Citations (Scopus)

Friends in locked places: An investigation of prison inmate network structure

Schaefer, D. R., Bouchard, M., Young, J. T. N. & Kreager, D. A., Oct 1 2017, In : Social Networks. 51, p. 88-103 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
correctional institution
informal structure
social integration
friendship
1 Citation (Scopus)

Measuring the Criminal Mind: The Relationship Between Intelligence and CSS-M Results Among a Sample of Pennsylvania Prison Inmates

Soyer, M., Mcneeley, S., Zajac, G. & Bucklen, K. B., Nov 1 2017, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 44, 11, p. 1444-1461 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
Intelligence
correctional institution
intelligence
Aptitude
internet community
social network
social attraction
e-mail
website
18 Citations (Scopus)

Where “Old Heads” Prevail: Inmate Hierarchy in a Men’s Prison Unit

Kreager, D. A., Young, J. T. N., Haynie, D. L., Bouchard, M., Schaefer, D. R. & Zajac, G., Aug 1 2017, In : American sociological review. 82, 4, p. 685-718 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

correctional institution
narrative
social order
maturity
mentoring
2016
7 Citations (Scopus)

Doing your own time: Peer integration, aggression and mental health in Dutch male detainment facilities

Kreager, D. A., Palmen, H., Dirkzwager, A. J. E. & Nieuwbeerta, P., Feb 1 2016, In : Social Science and Medicine. 151, p. 92-99 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social integration
Aggression
aggression
Mental Health
mental health
6 Citations (Scopus)

Friends First? The Peer Network Origins of Adolescent Dating

Kreager, D. A., Molloy, L. E., Moody, J. & Feinberg, M. E., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Research on Adolescence. 26, 2, p. 257-269 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

friendship
adolescent
gender
health risk
health behavior
1 Citation (Scopus)

New to online dating? Learning from experienced users for a successful match

Yu, M., Zhang, X. & Kreager, D., Nov 21 2016, Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, ASONAM 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 467-470 4 p. 7752276

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Recommender systems
learning
community
Experiments
experiment
39 Citations (Scopus)

Outcome Findings from the HOPE Demonstration Field Experiment: Is Swift, Certain, and Fair an Effective Supervision Strategy?

Lattimore, P. K., Mackenzie, D. L., Zajac, G., Dawes, D., Arsenault, E. P. & Tueller, S., Nov 1 2016, In : Criminology and Public Policy. 15, 4, p. 1103-1141 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

probation
supervision
experiment
probationer
Supervision
28 Citations (Scopus)

The Double Standard at Sexual Debut: Gender, Sexual Behavior and Adolescent Peer Acceptance

Kreager, D. A., Staff, J., Gauthier, R., Lefkowitz, E. S. & Feinberg, M. E., Oct 1 2016, In : Sex Roles. 75, 7-8, p. 377-392 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Behavior
acceptance
adolescent
gender
female adolescent
25 Citations (Scopus)

Toward a Criminology of Inmate Networks

Kreager, D. A., Schaefer, D. R., Bouchard, M., Haynie, D. L., Wakefield, S., Young, J. & Zajac, G., Sep 18 2016, In : Justice Quarterly. 33, 6, p. 1000-1028 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Criminology
Prisons
criminology
correctional institution
Cultural Anthropology
2 Citations (Scopus)

When Onset Meets Desistance: Cognitive Transformation and Adolescent Marijuana Experimentation

Kreager, D. A., Ragan, D. T., Nguyen, H. & Staff, J., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology. 2, 2, p. 135-161 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cannabis
adolescent
Reward
social learning
adulthood
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)

All implementation is local: Initial findings from the process evaluation of the honest opportunity probation with enforcement (HOPE) demonstration field experiment

Zajac, G., Lattimore, P. K., Dawes, D. & Winger, L., Jun 1 2015, In : Federal Probation. 79, 1, p. 31-36 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

probation
experiment
evaluation
7 Citations (Scopus)

Gender, contraceptive attitudes, and condom use in adolescent romantic relationships: A dyadic approach

Vasilenko, S., Kreager, D. A. & Lefkowitz, E. S., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Research on Adolescence. 25, 1, p. 51-62 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Condoms
Contraceptive Agents
contraceptive
adolescent
gender
17 Citations (Scopus)

Group differences in delinquency: What is there to explain?

Felson, R. B. & Kreager, D. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Race and Justice. 5, 1, p. 58-87 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

delinquency
offense
Group
crime rate
stereotype
1 Citation (Scopus)

Implementation and Outcomes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Among Female Prisoners

Zajac, G., Jan 1 2015, In : Criminology and Public Policy. 14, 2, p. 295-299 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Prisoners
Therapy
7 Citations (Scopus)

The implementation of Circles of Support and Accountability in the United States

Elliott, I. A. & Zajac, G., Jan 1 2015, In : Aggression and Violent Behavior. 25, p. 113-123 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Social Responsibility
Criminal Law
Social Justice
Prisoners
Sex Offenses

Unnecessary roughness? school sports, peer networks, and male adolescent violence

Kreager, D. A., Mar 2 2015, Sociological Perspectives on Sport: The Games Outside the Games. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 445-463 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

school sports
violence
adolescent
2014
14 Citations (Scopus)

Delinquency and peer acceptance in adolescence: A within-person test of Moffitt's hypotheses

Rulison, K. L., Kreager, D. A. & Osgood, D. W., Jan 1 2014, In : Developmental psychology. 50, 11, p. 2437-2448 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

delinquency
adolescence
acceptance
human being
adolescent
12 Citations (Scopus)

For whom does prison-based drug treatment work? Results from a randomized experiment

Welsh, W. N., Zajac, G. & Bucklen, K. B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Experimental Criminology. 10, 2, p. 151-177 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

therapeutic community
correctional institution
drug
experiment
interaction
15 Citations (Scopus)

"Where have all the good men gone?" Gendered interactions in online dating

Kreager, D. A., Cavanagh, S. E., Yen, J. & Yu, M., Apr 1 2014, In : Journal of Marriage and Family. 76, 2, p. 387-410 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

interaction
contact
Interaction
market
2013
9 Citations (Scopus)

A Multisite Evaluation of Prison-Based Drug Treatment: Four-Year Follow-up Results

Welsh, W. N. & Zajac, G., Jan 1 2013, In : The Prison Journal. 93, 3, p. 251-271 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

therapeutic community
correctional institution
drug
relapse
evaluation
13 Citations (Scopus)

Dating and substance use in adolescent peer networks: A replication and extension

Kreager, D. A., Haynie, D. L. & Hopfer, S., Mar 1 2013, In : Addiction. 108, 3, p. 638-647 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Drinking
Logistic Models
Alcoholic Intoxication
Students
49 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting Recidivism for Released State Prison Offenders: Examining the Influence of Individual and Neighborhood Characteristics and Spatial Contagion on the Likelihood of Reincarceration

Stahler, G. J., Mennis, J., Belenko, S., Welsh, W. N., Hiller, M. L. & Zajac, G., Jun 1 2013, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 40, 6, p. 690-711 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
correctional institution
offender
drug
offense
2 Citations (Scopus)

Recommendation in reciprocal and bipartite social networks - A case study of online dating

Yu, M., Zhao, K., Yen, J. & Kreager, D., Mar 14 2013, Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling and Prediction - 6th International Conference, SBP 2013, Proceedings. p. 231-239 9 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7812 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Bipartite Network
Social Networks
Recommendations
Collaborative filtering
Collaborative Filtering
22 Citations (Scopus)

Women's Education, Marital Violence, and Divorce: A Social Exchange Perspective

Kreager, D. A., Felson, R. B., Warner, C. & Wenger, M. R., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of Marriage and Family. 75, 3, p. 565-581 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

divorce
violence
education
marriage
exchange theory
2012
7 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling criminal careers as departures from a unimodal population age-crime curve: The case of marijuana use

Telesca, D., Erosheva, E. A., Kreager, D. A. & Matsueda, R. L., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of the American Statistical Association. 107, 500, p. 1427-1440 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trajectory
Curve
Modeling
Mixed Effects
Count Data
2011
63 Citations (Scopus)

Dangerous liaisons? dating and drinking diffusion in adolescent peer networks

Kreager, D. A. & Haynie, D. L., Oct 1 2011, In : American sociological review. 76, 5, p. 737-763 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

adolescent
escalation
alcohol consumption
interdependence
friendship
75 Citations (Scopus)

Delinquency And The Structure Of Adolescent Peer Groups

Kreager, D. A., Rulison, K. & Moody, J., Feb 1 2011, In : Criminology. 49, 1, p. 95-127 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peer Group
peer group
delinquency
Drinking
adolescent
33 Citations (Scopus)

Urban revitalization and Seattle crime, 1982-2000

Kreager, D. A., Lyons, C. J. & Hays, Z. R., Nov 1 2011, In : Social Problems. 58, 4, p. 615-639 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gentrification
offense
crime rate
demography
city center
2010
104 Citations (Scopus)

Motherhood and criminal desistance in disadvantaged neighborhoods

Kreager, D. A., Matsueda, R. L. & Erosheva, E. A., Feb 1 2010, In : Criminology. 48, 1, p. 221-258 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vulnerable Populations
motherhood
Marriage
Cannabis
Pharmaceutical Preparations
9 Citations (Scopus)

Partner age differences, educational contexts and adolescent female sexual activity

Koon-Magnin, S., Kreager, D. A. & Ruback, R. B., Sep 1 2010, In : Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. 42, 3, p. 206-213 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

female adolescent
age difference
Sexual Behavior
female student
Coitus
2009
37 Citations (Scopus)
parolee
deprivation
correctional institution
study expectation
housing
135 Citations (Scopus)

The sexual double standard and adolescent peer acceptance

Kreager, D. A. & Staff, J., Jun 1 2009, In : Social Psychology Quarterly. 72, 2, p. 143-164 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Partners
National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
Heterosexuality
Vulnerable Populations
Research
2008
33 Citations (Scopus)

A theory of the value of grandchildren

Friedman, D., Hechter, M. & Kreager, D. A., Feb 1 2008, In : Rationality and Society. 20, 1, p. 31-63 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grandchild
Values
uncertainty
post-industrial society
medical technology
21 Citations (Scopus)

Guarded borders: Adolescent interracial romance and peer trouble at school

Kreager, D. A., Jan 1 2008, In : Social Forces. 87, 2, p. 887-910 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sanction
group relations
adolescent
intermarriage
assimilation
59 Citations (Scopus)

Too cool for school? Violence, peer status and high school dropout

Staff, J. & Kreager, D. A., Sep 1 2008, In : Social Forces. 87, 1, p. 445-472 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

drop-out
violence
school
juvenile delinquency
data network
2007
20 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of prison drug treatment on inmate misconduct: A repeated measures analysis

Welsh, W. N., McGrain, P., Salamatin, N. & Zajac, G., May 1 2007, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 34, 5, p. 600-615 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
correctional institution
therapeutic community
drug
Therapeutic Community
school sports
violence
adolescent
116 Citations (Scopus)

Unneccessary roughness? School sports, peer networks, and male adolescent violence

Kreager, D. A., Jan 1 2007, In : American Sociological Review. 72, 5, p. 705-724 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school sports
social learning
violence
social control
adolescent
36 Citations (Scopus)

When it's good to be "bad": Violence and adolescent peer acceptance

Kreager, D. A., Nov 1 2007, In : Criminology. 45, 4, p. 893-923 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Violence
acceptance
violence
adolescent
school