• 3293 Citations
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1991 …2019

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Research Output

2019

Criminal courts as inhabited institutions: Making sense of difference and similarity in sentencing

Ulmer, J. T., Jan 1 2019, Crime and Justice. 1 ed. University of Chicago Press, p. 483-522 40 p. (Crime and Justice; vol. 48, no. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

Criminal Justice in Indian Country: A Theoretical and Empirical Agenda

Ulmer, J. T. & Bradley, M. S., Jan 13 2019, In : Annual Review of Criminology. 2, p. 337-357 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Federal Sentencing of Hispanic Defendants in Changing Immigrant Destinations

Ulmer, J. T. & Parker, B. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Justice Quarterly.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Special Issue: New Theory and Research on Sentencing

Ulmer, J. T., Nov 10 2019, In : Justice Quarterly. 36, 7, p. 1145-1147 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

The Race of Defendants and Victims in Pennsylvania Death Penalty Decisions: 2000–2010

Ulmer, J. T., Kramer, J. H. & Zajac, G., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Justice Quarterly.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
1 Scopus citations

Punishment in Indian Country: Ironies of Federal Punishment of Native Americans

Ulmer, J. T. & Bradley, M. S., Jul 29 2018, In : Justice Quarterly. 35, 5, p. 751-781 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Special Issue: Prosecutorial Discretion: Editorial Introduction

Ulmer, J. T., Nov 10 2018, In : Justice Quarterly. 35, 7, p. 1131-1132 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
2017

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

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

Organizational conformity and punishment: Federal court communities and judge-initiated guidelines departures

Ulmer, J. T. & Johnson, B. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology. 107, 2, p. 253-292 40 p., 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

PISS-N-vinegar grad student

Ulmer, J. T., Jan 1 2017, Studies in Symbolic Interaction. Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., p. 151-154 4 p. (Studies in Symbolic Interaction; vol. 49).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Special Issue: Policing and Minority Communities

Ulmer, J. T., Nov 10 2017, In : Justice Quarterly. 34, 7, p. 1127-1128 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 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

The extensive legacy of symbolic interactionism in criminology

Ulmer, J. T., Jan 1 2017, The Handbook of the History and Philosophy of Criminology. wiley, p. 105-122 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

“Mighty Like A River”: The Black Protestant Church and Violence in Black Communities1

Harris, C. T. & Ulmer, J. T., Apr 3 2017, In : Sociological Quarterly. 58, 2, p. 295-314 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2016

Disproportional Imprisonment of Black and Hispanic Males: Sentencing Discretion, Processing Outcomes, and Policy Structures

Ulmer, J. T., Painter-Davis, N. & Tinik, L., Jun 6 2016, In : Justice Quarterly. 33, 4, p. 642-681 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
22 Scopus citations

The role of juvenile adjudications in the disproportional incarceration of African-American and Hispanic defendants

Ulmer, J. T. & Laskorunsky, J. A., Jan 2 2016, In : Journal of Crime and Justice. 39, 1, p. 9-27 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2015

Sentencing, Trends, and Disparities: Crime

Bradley, M. S. & Ulmer, J. T., Mar 26 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 627-633 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014
7 Scopus citations

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

Race and the religious contexts of violence: Linking religion and white, black, and latino violent crime

Ulmer, J. T. & Harris, C. T., Sep 1 2013, In : Sociological Quarterly. 54, 4, p. 610-646 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations

Religion, Self Control, and Substance Use

Desmond, S. A., Ulmer, J. T. & Bader, C. D., May 1 2013, In : Deviant Behavior. 34, 5, p. 384-406 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations
2012

Future Selves and Self-Control Motivation

Silver, E. & Ulmer, J. T., Oct 1 2012, In : Deviant Behavior. 33, 9, p. 699-714 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

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

Recent Developments and New Directions in Sentencing Research

Ulmer, J. T., Feb 1 2012, In : Justice Quarterly. 29, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

154 Scopus citations

Religious Involvement and Dynamics of Marijuana Use: Initiation, Persistence, and Desistence

Ulmer, J. T., Desmond, S. A., Jang, S. J. & Johnson, B. R., Jul 1 2012, In : Deviant Behavior. 33, 6, p. 448-468 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations
2011
6 Scopus citations

Racial/ethnic threat and federal sentencing

Feldmeyer, B. & Ulmer, J. T., May 1 2011, In : Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 48, 2, p. 238-270 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations
53 Scopus citations

The "Liberation" of Federal Judges' Discretion in the Wake of the Booker/Fanfan Decision: Is There Increased Disparity and Divergence between Courts?

Ulmer, J., Light, M. T. & Kramer, J., Dec 1 2011, In : Justice Quarterly. 28, 6, p. 799-837 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations
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

Trial penalties in federal sentencing: Extra-Guidelines factors and district variation

Ulmer, J. T., Eisenstein, J. & Johnson, B. D., Aug 1 2010, In : Justice Quarterly. 27, 4, p. 560-592 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations
2009
35 Scopus citations

Social worlds of stripping: The processual orders of exotic dance

Bradley-Engen, M. S. & Ulmer, J. T., Jan 1 2009, In : Sociological Quarterly. 50, 1, p. 29-60 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2008

Do moral communities play a role in criminal sentencing? Evidence from Pennsylvania

Ulmer, J. T., Bader, C. & Gault, M., Sep 1 2008, In : Sociological Quarterly. 49, 4, p. 737-768 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

35 Scopus citations

The social context of guidelines circumvention: The case of federal district courts

Johnson, B. D., Ulmer, J. T. & Kramer, J. H., Aug 1 2008, In : Criminology. 46, 3, p. 737-783 47 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

147 Scopus citations
2007

Prosecutorial discretion and the imposition of mandatory minimum sentences

Ulmer, J. T., Kurlychek, M. C. & Kramer, J. H., Nov 1 2007, In : Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 44, 4, p. 427-458 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 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

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

Variation in trial penalties among serious violent offenses

Ulmer, J. T. & Bradley, M. S., Aug 2006, In : Criminology. 44, 3, p. 631-670 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

95 Scopus citations
2005

Comment

Ulmer, J. T., Dec 1 2005, In : Contemporary Sociology. 34, 4, p. 440-441 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations
57 Scopus citations
2004

Sentencing in context: A multilevel analysis

Ulmer, J. T. & Johnson, B., Feb 2004, In : Criminology. 42, 1, p. 137-178 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

305 Scopus citations
2003

Demarginalizing symbolic interactionism: A comment on "interactionism's place"

Ulmer, J. T., Jan 1 2003, In : Symbolic Interaction. 26, 1, p. 19-31 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

The Potential Contributions of Quantitative Research to Symbolic Interactionism

Ulmer, J. T. & Wilson, M. S., Jan 1 2003, In : Symbolic Interaction. 26, 4, p. 531-552 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2002

Downward departures for serious violent offenders: Local court "corrections" to Pennsylvania's sentencing guidelines

Kramer, J. H. & Ulmer, J. T., Nov 2002, In : Criminology. 40, 4, p. 897-932 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

131 Scopus citations