AUTHORS' NOTE: This investigation was supported by NIH grant number MH21884 from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
RESPONSES OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM TO LEGISLATION PROVIDING MORE SEVERE THREATENED SANCTIONS
Article first published online: 7 MAR 2006
Volume 14, Issue 4, pages 483–500, February 1977
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SHOVER, N., BANKSTON, W. B. and GURLEY, J. W. (1977), RESPONSES OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM TO LEGISLATION PROVIDING MORE SEVERE THREATENED SANCTIONS. Criminology, 14: 483–500. doi: 10.1111/j.1745-9125.1977.tb00039.x
Neal Shover (Ph.D., 1971, Universip of Illinois-Urbana) is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. With a colleague he is presently engaged in research on the relationship between gender roles and involvement in delinquency. He is also working on A Sociology of the Correctional Industry, to be published by Dorsey Press.
William B. Bankston (Ph.D., 1976, University of Tennessee-Knoxville) is Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of New Orleans. His major interests are devinnce, the sociology of law, and sociological theory, and he has co-authored several articles and papers in these areas.
J. William Curley (MA., 1974, University of Tennessee-Knoxville) is a regional planner with the East Tennessee Development District, which serves local governments in the sixteen counties surrounding Knoxville. He is especially interested in socinl-psychological processes in the etiology of deviance.
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- Article first published online: 7 MAR 2006