Publications and Creative Works from 2012

Review of Clergy Sexual Abuse Litigation: Survivors Seeking Justice by J. M. Balboni, Sindee Kerker


Janie Crawford: From Object to Subject in Their Eyes Were Watching God, Maureen Goldstein


The Prevalence and Correlates of Depression and Hopelessness among Sex Offenders Subject to Community Notification and Residence Restriction Legislation, Jill S. Levenson, Elizabeth L. Jeglic, and Cynthia Calkins Mercado


Truman’s MacArthur and MacArthur’s Truman: The Roots and Ramifications of the General’s Removal, Robert P. Watson and Ken Hechler

Critical Friends: Curricular Redesign and Implementation of a Small Independent University’s Doctoral and Undergraduate Programs, Katrina Carter-Tellison, Valerie A. Storey, and Priscilla A. Boerger


The Song of the Ape: Understanding the Languages of Chimpanzees, Andrew R. Halloran

Application of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy to the Quality Assurance of Ethanol and Butanol Blended Gasoline, M. Khalique Ahmed and Jacob Levenson


Experiences of Nonoffending Parents and Caretakers in Child Sexual Abuse Cases, Jill S. Levenson, Richard Tewksbury, and Janet DiGiorgio-Miller


Sex Offender Risk and Recidivism in Florida, Jill S. Levenson and Ryan T. Shields

Publications and Creative Works from 2011

Failure to Register as a Predictor of Sex Offense Recidivism: The Big Bad Wolf or a Red Herring?, Jill S. Levenson and Kristen M. Zgoba


The Constructive Marginal of Moby-Dick: Ishmael and the Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity, Jeff Morgan

Preventing Sexual Violence: Can Examination of Offense Location Inform Sex Crime Policy?, Jill S. Levenson, Nicole Colombino, Cynthia Calkins Mercado, and Elizabeth Jeglic

Sex Offender Policies in an Era of Zero Tolerance: What Does Effectiveness Really Mean, Jill S. Levenson


Truman the Bipartisan? Conventional Wisdom and the "Do-Nothing" Congress, Robert P. Watson

Who are the People in Your Neighborhood? A Descriptive Analysis of Individuals on Public Sex Offender Registries, Jill S. Levenson, Alissa R. Ackerman, Andrew J. Harris, and Kristen Zgoba

Community Protection from Sexual Violence: Intended and Unintended Outcomes of U.S. Policies, Jill S. Levenson


Public Memorials and American Life, Robert P. Watson and Mona Doreen Greenberg


Rev. of Helen Taft: Our Musical First Lady by Lewis L. Gould, Robert P. Watson

First Ladies, and Their Influence on Politics, Policy, and the Presidency, Robert P. Watson

Preventing Sexual Abuse: Community Protection Policies and Practice, Jill S. Levenson and Elizabeth J. Letourneau

Roosevelt’s Physical and Psychological Health, Robert P. Watson

Submissions from 2010


Lincoln's Enduring Legacy: Perspectives from Great Thinkers, Great Leaders, and the American Experiment, Robert P. Watson, William D. Pederson, and Frank J. Williams


Fourier Transform Infrared and Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Methods for the Detection of Toxic Diethylene Glycol (DEG) Contaminant in Glycerin Based Cough Syrup, M. Khalique Ahmed, Michael P. McLeod, Jean Nézivar, and Allison W. Giuliani


Sex Offender Treatment is Not Punishment, Jill S. Levenson and David S. Prescott

But I Didn't Do It! Ethical Treatment of Sex Offenders in Denial, Jill S. Levenson

Graham v. Florida: Review of Supreme Court Decision on Sentencing for Minors, Sindee Kerker


Desistance and Attitudes Towards Sex Offenders: Facilitation or Hindrance?, Gwenda M. Willis, JIll S. Levenson, and Tony Ward


Failure to Register as a Sex Offender: Is it Associated with Recidivism?, Jill S. Levenson, Elizabeth J. Letourneau, Kevin Armstrong, and Kristen Marie Zgoba


Effects of South Carolina’s Sex Offender Registration and Notification Policy on Deterrence of Adult Sex Crimes, Jill S. Levenson, Elizabeth J. Letourneau, Dipankar Bandyopadhyay, Kevin S. Armstrong, and Debajyoti Sinha


Residential Proximity to Schools and Daycares: An Empirical Analysis of Sex Offense Recidivism, Jill S. Levenson, Paul A. Zandbergen, and Timothy C. Hart


Widening the Net: The Effects of Transitioning to the Adam Walsh Act’s Federally Mandated Sex Offender Classification System, Jill S. Levenson, Andrew J. Harris, and Christopher Lobanov-Rostovsky

The Effects of Sex Offender Registration and Notification on Judicial Decisions, Jill S. Levenson, Elizabeth J. Letourneau, Dipankar Bandyopadhyay, Kevin S. Armstrong, and Debajyoti Sinha


The Roads to Congress, Robert P. Watson


Effects of South Carolina's Sex Offender Registration and Notification Policy on Adult Recidivism, Jill S. Levenson, Elizabeth J. Letourneau, Dipankar Bandyopadhyay, Kevin S. Armstrong, and Debajyoti Sinha

Harmony, Jeff Morgan


Three Ways of Looking at Campbell McGrath’s “Ode to Bureaucrats”, Jeff Morgan

Using Comic Book Superheroes to Develop Critical Thinking, Information Literacy, Speaking, and Writing Skills, Elaine M. Deering

Publications and Creative Works from 2009


Curriculum Placement, Race, Class and Gender Differences in Wage Growth Amongst Non-College Workers: Evidence from the NELS 1988—2000 Data, Katrina Carter-Tellison, Ian Sakura-Lemessy, and Donna-May Sakura-Lemessy


Unique Spectral Features of DNA Infrared Bands of Some Microorganisms, M. Khalique Ahmed, Frank Amiama, and Earl A. Sealy

Sex Offender Polygraph Examination: An Evidence-based Management Tool for Social Workers, Jill S. Levenson


America's War on Terror, Robert P. Watson, Tom Lansford, and Jack Covarrubias

Review of Unified School District #1 v. Redding, Sindee Kerker


Review of First Ladies and the Fourth Estate: Press Framing of Presidential Wives, Robert P. Watson


How Safe are Trick or Treaters? An Analysis of Child Sex Crime Rates on Halloween, Jill S. Levenson, Mark Chaffin, Elizabeth J. Letourneau, and Paul Stern


Stress Experiences of Family of Registered Sex Offenders, Jill S. Levenson and Richard Tewksbury

Perceptions of Sex Offenders About Treatment: Satisfaction and Engagement in Group Therapy, Jill S. Levenson, Mark J. Macgowan, John W. Morin, and Leo P. Cotter

Treatment Experiences of Civilly Committed Sex Offenders: A Consumer Satisfaction Survey, Jill S. Levenson and David S. Prescott

A Look in the Mirror: Sexual Abuse Professionals' Perceptions About Sex Offenders, Jill S. Levenson, Timothy Fortney, and Juanita N. Baker

Views of Sexual Abuse Professionals About Sex Offender Notification Policies, Jill S. Levenson, Timothy Fortney, and Juanita N. Baker

Sex Offender Treatment: Consumer Satisfaction and Engagement in Therapy, Jill S. Levenson, David S. Prescott, and David A. D'Amora

Defining an American: South Florida Authors in the Fusion Chamber, Jeff Morgan


Diagnostic Reliability and Sex Offender Civil Commitment Evaluations: A Reply to Wollert (2007), Jill S. Levenson and Dennis M. Doren

Educational Leadership – Perceptions and Determinants of Moral and Ethical Behaviour, Malcolm O. Asadoorian III and Valerie A. Storey

Making Sense of the Census in Sri Lanka: Up-Country Tamils and Sri Lankan Tamil Nationalism, Daniel Bass

On Thomas Lux’s Poetry: Who’s Laughing and What Good Does the Laughing Do?, Jeff Morgan

Sex Offender Residence Restrictions, Jill S. Levenson

Sex Offender Residence Restrictions and Community Re-entry, Jill S. Levenson

Short Steps Short Breaths, E=MC2, and Am I a Mind or Breath, Lizbeth Keiley


The Architecture of Dreams and Spring Break, Jeff Morgan

Submissions from 2008


Essentials of Inferential Statistics, Malcolm O. Asadoorian III and Demetri Kantarelis


Examination of Perceived Drinking Norms and Binge Drinking Attitudes in College, Robert G. Riedel II, Debra L. Ainbinder, and Jessica M. Bendjebar

Sex Offense Recidivism, Risk Assessment, and the Adam Walsh Act, Jill S. Levenson

Supreme Court Decision Kennedy v. Louisiana in Review, Sindee Kerker

Examining the Impact of Sex Offender Residence Restrictions on Housing Availability, Kristen M. Zgoba, Jill S. Levenson, and Tracy McKee

Modeling Climate Feedbacks to Electricity Demand: The Case of China, Malcolm O. Asadoorian III, Richard S. Eckaus, and C. Adam Schlosser

Collateral Consequences of Sex Offender Residence Restrictions, Jill S. Levenson


Israel and the Legacy of Harry S. Truman, Michael J. Devine, Robert P. Watson, and Robert J. Wolz

The Impact of Specialized Sex Offender Legislation on Community Re-entry, Cynthia Calkins Mercado, Shea Alvarez, and Jill S. Levenson

The Real Mrs. Lincoln: The Nature and Extent of Scholarship on Mary Todd Lincoln, Robert P. Watson, Dale Berger, and Richard M. Yon

The Relationship Between Victim Age and Gender Crossover Among Sex Offenders, Jill S. Levenson, Jennifer Becker, and John W. Morin

Variations in the Recidivism of Treated and Non-treated Sexual Offenders in New Jersey: An Examination of Three Time Frames, Jill S. Levenson and Kristen M. Zgoba


Evidence–Based Practices for Risk Assessment, Jill S. Levenson


Exhibitionism: Assessment and Treatment, Jill S. Levenson and John W. Morin


Paper Tigers on the Prowl: Rumors, Violence and Agency in the Up-Country of Sri-Lanka, Daniel Bass

The Family Business: The Pendergast Machine in Kansas City, John Daily

Values in Hospital Leadership: A Case Study of a Highly Performing Health System, Malcolm O. Asadoorian III, Valerie A. Storey, Thomas E. Beeman, and Amanda P. Cartwright