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Ruth Armstrong & Amy Ludlow. (2020). 'What's so good about participation? Politics, ethics and love in Learning Together'.  Methodological Innovations


Paolo Campana

Paolo Campana. (2020). Human Smuggling: Structure and Mechanisms. Crime and Justice, 49, 471- 519

Paolo Campana & F. Varese. (2020). Studying organized crime networks: data sources boundaries and the limits of structural measures. Social Networks


Ben Crewe

Ben Crewe & Alice Ievins. (2020). 'Tightness’, recognition and penal powerPunishment & Society Journal

Ben Crewe, Susie Hulley & S. Wright. (2020). Life Imprisonment from Young Adulthood: Adaption, Identity and Time. Palgrave.

Jane Dominey & Loraine Gelsthorpe. (2020). Who cares? Probation practice and privatisation. In L. Gelsthorpe, P. Mody & B. Sloan (Eds.), Spaces of Care. Hart  

Manuel Eisner

A. Neaverson, A. L. Murray, D. Ribeaud & Manuel Eisner. (2020). A Longitudinal Examination of the Role of Self-Control in the Relation between Corporal Punishment Exposure and Adolescent AggressionJournal of Youth and Adolescence, 49, 1245-1259

J-L. van Gelder, M. Averdijk, D. Ribeaud & Manuel Eisner. (2020). Sanctions, short-term mindsets, and delinquency: Reverse causality in a sample of high school youth. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 25(2), 199–218

A. L. Murray, Manuel Eisner & D. Ribeaud. (2020). Within-person analysis of development cascades between externalising and internalising problems. The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 61(6), 681-688

Manuel Eisner & A. Nivette. (2020). Violence and the Pandemic, published by the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation

A. Nivette, ... L. Shanahan & Manuel Eisner. (2020). Non-compliance with COVID-19-related public health measures among young adults: Insights from a longitudinal cohort study.  SocArXiv Papers

Lilly Shanahan,... Denis Ribeaud & Manuel Eisner. (2020). Emotional distress in young adults during the COVID-19 pandemic: evidence of risk and resilience from a longitudinal cohort studyPsychological Medicine

M. Liem, K. Krüsselmann & Manuel Eisner. (2020). From Murder to Imprisonment: Mapping the Flow of Homicide Cases—A Systematic ReviewHomicide Studies. 23(3), 207-219

A. Steinhoff, ..., Manuel Eisner & . Shanahan. (2020). Self-injury from early adolescence to early adulthood: age-related course, recurrence, and services use in males and females from the community.  European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry




Manuel Eisner Violence and Pandemic report

David P. Farrington

David P. Farrington. (2020). The Integrated Cognitive Antisocial Potential (ICAP) theory: Past, present and futureJournal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology, 6, 172-187

David P. Farrington. (2020). Homicide in eight countries from 1980 to 2000: The flow from crimes committed to time served in prison.  Homicide Studies, 24, 268-282

David P. Farrington. (2020). Childhood risk factors for criminal career duration: Comparisons with prevalence, onset, frequency and recidivismCriminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 30, 159-171.

David P. Farrington. (2020). Interactions between resting heart rate and childhood risk factors in predicting convictions and antisocial personality scores. Crime and Delinquency, 66, 1369-1391

I. Zych, David P. Farrington, V. Llorent, D. Ribeaud & Manuel Eisner. (2020). Childhood Risk and Protective Factors as Predictors of Adolescent Bullying Roles.  International Journal of Bullying Prevention

G. Zara, David P. Farrington & S. Jung. (2020) Denial in sex offending treatment: Examining criminal career diversity. Journal of Forensic Psychology Research and Practice, 20, 451-473.

B. Fox, David P. Farrington, A. Kapardis & O. Hambly. (2020). Evidence-Based Offender Profiling. Abingdon: Routledge







Book Cover-Evidenced-Based Offender Profiling


Loraine Gelsthorpe, P. Mody & B. Sloan (Eds). (2020). Spaces of Care

Spaces of Care - Book

Adrian Grounds

Adrian Grounds, David P. Farrington & Anthony Bottoms. (2020). Professor Donald West, MD, LittD, FRCPsych; June 9, 1924 – January 31, 2020 (Obituary)Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 30(2-3), 151-152

J. Gunn, P. J. Taylor, A. Forrester, J. Parrott & Adrian Grounds. (2020). Telemedicine in prisons: A Crime in Mind perspective. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 30(2-3), 65-67


Beth Hardie. (2020). Studying Situational Interaction: Explaining behaviour by analysing person-environment convergence

Beth Hardie Book

T. Young & Susie Hulley & G. Pritchard. (2020). A ‘good job’ in difficult conditions: Detectives’ reflections, decisions and discriminations in the context of ‘joint enterprise’. Theoretical Criminology, 24(3).


Ben Jarman. (2020). Only one way to swim? The offence and the life course in accounts of adaptation to life imprisonment.  British Journal of Criminology

J. Laursen, K. Mjaland & Ben Crewe. (2020). ‘It’s Like a Sentence Before the Sentence’—Exploring the Pains and Possibilities of Waiting for Imprisonment. British Journal of Criminology



Ben Laws. (2020). Reimaging ‘the Self’ in Criminology: Transcendence, Unconscious States and the Limits of Narrative Criminology.   Theoretical Criminology

Ben Laws & E. Lieber. (2020). ‘King, Warrior, Magician, Lover’: Understanding expressions of care among male prisoners. European Journal of Criminology.


Peter Neyroud, D. B. Wilson & L. Mazerolle. (2020). Campbell Collaboration systematic reviews and the Journal of Experimental Criminology: Reflections on the last 20 years. Journal of Experimental Criminology


A-K. Henriksen & Anna Schliehe . (2020). Ethnography of young people in confinement: on subjectivity, positionality and situated ethics in closed space. Qualitative Research, 20(6), 837-853


A co-authored report by the Lancet Group Commission (Guy C.M. Skinner). (2020). Institutionalisation and deinstitutionalisation of children 1: a systematic and integrative review of evidence regarding effects on developmentThe Lancet, Psychiatry


Guy C. M. Skinner

Guy C. M. Skinner & David P. Farrington. (2020). A systematic review and meta-analysis of premature mortality in offendersAggression and Violent Behavior

Guy C. M. Skinner & David P. Farrington. (2020). A systematic review and meta-analysis of offending versus suicide in community (non-psychiatric and non-prison) samplesAggression and Violent Behavior

Guy C.M. Skinner, David P. Farrington & J. P. Shepherd. (2020). Offender trajectories, health and hospital admissions: relationships and risk factors in the longitudinal Cambridge Study in Delinquent Development. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 113, 110-118


I. Zych, Maria M. Ttofi, V. J. Llorent, David P. Farrington, D. Ribeaud & Manuel Eisner. (2020). A Longitudinal Study on Stability and Transitions Among Bullying Roles. Child Development, 91(2), 527-545

P-O. H. Wikström. (2020). Explaining Crime and Criminal Careers: the DEA Model of Situational Action Theory. Journal of Devlopemntal Life-Course Criminology, 6, 188–203  

Members of the Institute of Criminology and University associates, former Metropolitan Police Commissioners and UK Chief Constables. (2020). How to Count Crime: the Cambridge Harm Index Consensus.  The Cambridge Journal of Evidence-Based Policing