Darrell J. Steffensmeier

    • 5613 Citations
    • 38 h-Index
    1973 …2019

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    • 5613 Citations
    • 38 h-Index
    • 68 Article
    • 6 Chapter
    • 3 Review article
    • 1 Comment/debate
    2019

    Age and Crime in South Korea: Cross-National Challenge to Invariance Thesis

    Steffensmeier, D., Lu, Y. & Na, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Justice Quarterly.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Age-crime relation in India: Similarity or divergence vs. hirschi/gottfredson inverted j-shaped projection?

    Steffensmeier, D. J., Lu, Y. & Kumar, S., Jan 1 2019, In : British Journal of Criminology. 59, 1, p. 144-165 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    3 Scopus citations
    2018

    Immigration and violent crime in California, 1980-2012: Contextualization by temporal period and race/ethnicity

    Feldmeyer, B., Steffensmeier, D., Harris, C. T. & Tasharrofi, S., Apr 2018, In : Migration Letters. 15, 2, p. 197-214 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2017

    Age and its relation to crime in taiwan and the united states: Invariant, or does cultural context matter?

    Steffensmeier, D., Zhong, H. & Lu, Y., May 2017, In : Criminology. 55, 2, p. 377-404 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    10 Scopus citations

    Confessions of a dying thief: A tutorial on differential association

    Steffensmeier, D. J. & Ulmer, J. T., Jul 28 2017, Social Learning Theory and the Explanation of Crime. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 227-264 38 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Gendered Opportunities and Risk Preferencesfor Offending Across the Life Course

    Schwartz, J. & Steffensmeier, D. J., Jun 1 2017, In : Journal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology. 3, 2, p. 126-150 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    Intersectionality of Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Age on Criminal Punishment

    Steffensmeier, D., Painter-Davis, N. & Ulmer, J., Aug 1 2017, In : Sociological Perspectives. 60, 4, p. 810-833 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    30 Scopus citations

    Taking criminal opportunity seriously: An actor-centered approach

    Steffensmeier, D. J. & Ulmer, J. T., Jul 12 2017, Advances in Criminological Theory. Taylor and Francis, Vol. 19. p. 361-398 38 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    5 Scopus citations
    2015

    Gender and Arrests for Larceny, Fraud, Forgery, and Embezzlement: Conventional or Occupational Property Crime Offenders?

    Steffensmeier, D., Harris, C. T. & Painter-Davis, N., May 1 2015, In : Journal of Criminal Justice. 43, 3, p. 205-217 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations
    2014

    The age and crime relationship: Social variation, social explanations

    Ulmer, J. T. & Steffensmeier, D. J., Jan 1 2014, The Nurture Versus Biosocial Debate in Criminology: On the Origins of Criminal Behavior and Criminality. SAGE Publications Inc., p. 377-396 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    42 Scopus citations
    2013
    63 Scopus citations

    Patterns and Trends in Elder Homicide Across Race and Ethnicity, 1985-2009

    Feldmeyer, B. & Steffensmeier, D., May 1 2013, In : Homicide Studies. 17, 2, p. 204-223 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations
    15 Scopus citations
    2012

    Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Structural Disadvantage and Crime: White, Black, and Hispanic Comparisons*

    Ulmer, J. T., Harris, C. T. & Steffensmeier, D., Sep 1 2012, In : Social Science Quarterly. 93, 3, p. 799-819 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    28 Scopus citations

    Stability and change in girls' delinquency and the gender gap: Trends in violence and alcohol offending across multiple sources of evidence

    Schwartz, J. & Steffensmeier, D., Jul 1 2012, Delinquent Girls: Contexts, Relationships, and Adaptation. Springer New York, Vol. 9781461404156. p. 3-23 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    12 Scopus citations
    2011

    Older inmates' pursuit of good health: a focus group study.

    Loeb, S. J. & Steffensmeier, D., Jul 2011, In : Research in Gerontological Nursing. 4, 3, p. 185-194 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations

    Predictors of self-efficacy and self-rated health for older male inmates

    Loeb, S. J., Steffensmeier, D. & Kassab, C., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 67, 4, p. 811-820 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    19 Scopus citations
    53 Scopus citations

    Violence by teenage girls: Trends and context

    Zahn, M. A., Brumbaugh, S., Steffensmeier, D., Feld, B. C., Morash, M., Chesney-Lind, M., Miller, J., Payne, A. A., Gottfredso, D. C. & Kruttschnitt, C., Dec 1 2011, Not So Nice: Girls' Delinquency Issues. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 107-145 39 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    2010

    Scope And Conceptual Issues In Testing The Race-Crime Invariance Thesis: Black, White, And Hispanic Comparisons

    Steffensmeier, D., Ulmer, J. T., Feldmeyer, B. & Harris, C. T., Nov 1 2010, In : Criminology. 48, 4, p. 1133-1169 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    50 Scopus citations
    2009
    35 Scopus citations

    Assessing trends in women's violence via data triangulation: Arrests, convictions, incarcerations, and victim reports

    Schwartz, J., Steffensmeier, D. J. & Feldmeyer, B., Aug 7 2009, In : Social Problems. 56, 3, p. 494-525 32 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    50 Scopus citations

    Immigration effects on homicide offending for total and race/ethnicity-disaggregated populations (White, Black, and Latino)

    Feldmeyer, B. & Steffensmeier, D. J., Aug 1 2009, In : Homicide Studies. 13, 3, p. 211-226 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    55 Scopus citations

    Trends in girls' delinquency and the gender gap: Statistical assessment of diverse sources

    Steffensmeier, D. J. & Schwartz, J., Dec 1 2009, The Delinquent Girl. Temple University Press, p. 50-83 34 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    21 Scopus citations

    Trends in the gender gap in violence: Reevaluating ncvs and other evidence

    Schwartz, J., Steffensmeier, D., Zhong, H. & Ackerman, J., May 1 2009, In : Criminology. 47, 2, p. 401-425 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    45 Scopus citations
    2008

    Comparing incarcerated and community-dwelling older men's health

    Loeb, S. J., Steffensmeier, D. & Lawrence, F., Mar 1 2008, In : Western Journal of Nursing Research. 30, 2, p. 234-249 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    38 Scopus citations
    2007

    Elder crime patterns and current trends, 1980-2004

    Feldmeyer, B. & Steffensmeier, D., Jul 1 2007, In : Research on Aging. 29, 4, p. 297-322 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations

    Gender and serious violence: Untangling the role of friendship sex composition and peer violence

    Haynie, D. L., Steffensmeier, D. & Bell, K. E., Jul 1 2007, In : Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice. 5, 3, p. 235-253 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    41 Scopus citations

    In Their Own Words: Older Male Prisoners' Health Beliefs and Concerns for the Future

    Loeb, S. J., Steffensmeier, D. & Myco, P. M., Sep 1 2007, In : Geriatric Nursing. 28, 5, p. 319-329 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    29 Scopus citations
    2006

    Black and white control of numbers gambling: A cultural assets-social capital view

    Steffensmeier, D. & Ulmer, J. T., Feb 2006, In : American sociological review. 71, 1, p. 123-156 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20 Scopus citations
    172 Scopus citations

    Gender Gap Trends for Violent Crimes, 1980 to 2003: A UCR-NCVS Comparison

    Steffensmeier, D., Zhong, H., Ackerman, J., Schwartz, J. & Agha, S., Jan 2006, In : feminist criminology. 1, 1, p. 72-98 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    78 Scopus citations

    Is there no place for culture in a sociology of legal and illegal enterprise?

    Ulmer, J. T. & Steffensmeier, D. J., Jan 1 2006, In : American Sociological Review. 71, 1, p. 162-166 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    4 Scopus citations
    23 Scopus citations
    2005

    An assessment of recent trends in girls' violence using diverse longitudinal sources: Is the gender gap closing?

    Steffensmeier, D., Schwartz, J., Zhong, H. & Ackerman, J., May 2005, In : Criminology. 43, 2, p. 355-406 52 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    202 Scopus citations
    2004

    Ethnicity effects on sentence outcomes in large urban courts: Comparisons among white, black, and Hispanic defendants

    Demuth, S. & Steffensmeier, D. J., Dec 1 2004, In : Social Science Quarterly. 85, 4, p. 994-1011 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    151 Scopus citations

    The impact of gender and race-ethnicity in the pretrial release process

    Demuth, S. & Steffensmeier, D., May 2004, In : Social Problems. 51, 2, p. 222-242 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    91 Scopus citations
    2001

    Ethnicity and judges' sentencing decisions: Hispanic-black-white comparisons

    Steffensmeier, D. & Demuth, S., Feb 1 2001, In : Criminology. 39, 1, p. 145-176 32 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    227 Scopus citations

    Judges' race and judicial decision making: Do black judges sentence differently?

    Steffensmeier, D. J. & Britt, C. L., Jan 1 2001, In : Social Science Quarterly. 82, 4, p. 749-764 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    70 Scopus citations
    2000

    Ethnicity and sentencing outcomes in U.S. Federal Courts: Who is punished more harshly?

    Steffensmeier, D. & Demuth, S., Jan 1 2000, In : American sociological review. 65, 5, p. 705-729 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    379 Scopus citations

    Gender, structural disadvantage, and urban crime: Do macrosocial variables also explain female offending rates?

    Steffensmeier, D. & Haynie, D., May 2000, In : Criminology. 38, 2, p. 403-438 36 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    123 Scopus citations
    37 Scopus citations
    49 Scopus citations
    1999

    Making sense of recent U.S. crime trends, 1980 to 1996/1998: Age composition effects and other explanations

    Steffensmeier, D. & Harer, M. D., Aug 6 1999, In : Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 36, 3, p. 235-274 40 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    48 Scopus citations

    Women and men policymakers: Does the judge's gender affect the sentencing of criminal defendants?

    Steffensmeier, D. & Hebert, C., Mar 1999, In : Social Forces. 77, 3, p. 1163-1196 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    89 Scopus citations
    1998

    The interaction of race, gender, and age in criminal sentencing: The punishment cost of being young, black, and male

    Steffensmeier, D., Ulmer, J. & Kramer, J., Nov 1 1998, In : Criminology. 36, 4, p. 763-793 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    801 Scopus citations
    1996

    Gender and crime: Toward a Gendered Theory of Female Offending

    Steffensmeier, D. & Allan, E., Jan 1 1996, In : Annual Review of Sociology. 22, p. 459-487 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    568 Scopus citations

    Race and prison violence

    Harer, M. D. & Steffensmeier, D. J., Aug 1 1996, In : Criminology. 34, 3, p. 323-350 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    168 Scopus citations
    1995

    Age differences in sentencing

    Steffensmeier, D., Kramer, J. & Ulmer, J., Sep 1995, In : Justice Quarterly. 12, 3, p. 583-602 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    124 Scopus citations
    1993

    GENDER AND IMPRISONMENT DECISIONS

    STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL., KRAMER, JOHN. & STREIFEL, CATHY., Aug 1993, In : Criminology. 31, 3, p. 411-446 36 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    315 Scopus citations