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Public views toward crime and correctional policies: Is there a gender gap?


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  • Applegate, Brandon K.
  • Cullen, Francis T.
  • Fisher, Bonnie S.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Criminal Justice.

    Volume (Year): 30 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 2 ()
    Pages: 89-100

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:30:y:2002:i:2:p:89-100

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    1. Sprott, Jane B., 1999. "Are members of the public tough on crime?: The dimensions of public "punitiveness"," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 27(5), pages 467-474, September.
    2. Haghighi, Bahram & Lopez, Alma, 1998. "Gender and perception of prisons and prisoners," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 26(6), pages 453-464, November.
    3. Cullen, Francis T. & Golden, Kathryn M. & Cullen, John B., 1983. "Is child saving dead? Attitudes toward juvenile rehabilitation in Illinois," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 11(1), pages 1-13.
    4. Cullen, Francis T. & Cullen, John B. & Wozniak, John F., 1988. "Is rehabilitation dead? The myth of the punitive public," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 16(4), pages 303-317.
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    1. Cochran, John K. & Sanders, Beth A., 2009. "The gender gap in death penalty support: An exploratory study," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 37(6), pages 525-533, November.
    2. Mancini, Christina & Mears, Daniel P., 2010. "To execute or not to execute? Examining public support for capital punishment of sex offenders," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 38(5), pages 959-968, September.
    3. Payne, Brian K. & Tewksbury, Richard & Mustaine, Elizabeth Ehrhardt, 2010. "Attitudes about rehabilitating sex offenders: Demographic, victimization, and community-level influences," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 38(4), pages 580-588, July.
    4. Cook, Carrie L. & Lane, Jodi, 2009. "The place of public fear in sentencing and correctional policy," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 37(6), pages 586-595, November.
    5. Flory, Christopher M. & May, David C. & Minor, Kevin I. & Wood, Peter B., 2006. "A comparison of punishment exchange rates between offenders under supervision and their supervising officers," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 39-50.
    6. Buckler, Kevin & Cullen, Francis T. & Unnever, James D., 2007. "Citizen assessment of local criminal courts: Does fairness matter?," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 35(5), pages 524-536.
    7. Payne, Brian K. & Gainey, Randy R. & Triplett, Ruth A. & Danner, Mona J. E., 2004. "What drives punitive beliefs?: Demographic characteristics and justifications for sentencing," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 32(3), pages 195-206.


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