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Gary Sweeten

Assoc Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4420
Assoc Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4420
Publications
  • Gary Sweeten. Group-based trajectory models. Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice (2014).
  • Callie Harbin Burt, Gary Sweeten and Ronald L. Simons. Self-Control through Emerging Adulthood: Instability, Multidimensionality, and Criminological Significance. Criminology (2014).
  • Scott H. Decker, David C. Pyrooz, Gary Sweeten and Richard K. Moule, Jr. Validating self-nomination in gang research: Assessing differences in gang embeddedness across non-, current, and former gang members. Journal of Quantitative Criminology (2014).
  • Gary Sweeten. Group-Based Trajectory Models. Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice (2014).
  • David C. Pyrooz, Gary Sweeten, and Alex R. Piquero. Continuity and change in gang membership and gang embeddedness. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency (2013).
  • Gary Sweeten, Alex R. Piquero, and Laurence Steinberg. Age and the explanation of crime, revisited. Journal of Youth and Adolescence (2013).
  • Gary Sweeten, David C. Pyrooz and Alex R. Piquero. Disengaging from gangs and desistance from crime. Justice Quarterly (2013).
  • Gary Sweeten. Scaling criminal offending. Journal of Quantitative Criminology (2012).
  • Matthew Larson and Gary Sweeten. Breaking up is hard to do: Romantic dissolution, offending, and substance use during the transition to adulthood. Criminology (2012).
  • Paul Nieuwbeerta, Arjan A. J. Blokland, Alex R. Piquero and Gary Sweeten. A life course analysis of offense specialization across age. Introducing a new method for studying individual specialization over the life course. Journal of Quantitative Criminology (2011).
  • Gary Sweeten. Sampson, Robert J., and John H. Laub: Age-graded theory of informal social control. Encyclopedia of Criminological Theory (2010).
  • Robert Apel and Gary Sweeten. The impact of incarceration on employment during the transition to adulthood. Social Problems (2010).
  • Robert J. Apel and Gary Sweeten. Propensity score matching in criminology and criminal justice. Handbook of Quantitative Criminology (2010).
  • Gary Sweeten. Who Will Graduate? Disruption of High School Education by Arrest and Court Involvement. Justice Quarterly (2006).
  • Shawn Bushway, Gary Sweeten, David Wilson. Size Matters: Standard Errors in the Application of Hypothesis Significance Testing in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Journal of Experimental Criminology (2006).
  • . . Taking Stock: The Status of Criminological Theory. Advances in Criminological Theory (2005).
Research Activity
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 502Seminar in Criminology
CRJ 604Advanced Statistical Analysis
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 303Statistical Analysis
CRJ 504Statistical Tools/Criminal Jus
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 521Seminar on the Nature of Crime
CRJ 604Advanced Statistical Analysis
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 492Honors Directed Study
CRJ 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 492Honors Directed Study
CRJ 493Honors Thesis
CRJ 499Individualized Instruction
CRJ 502Seminar in Criminology
CRJ 525Life-Course Criminology
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 303Statistical Analysis
CRJ 492Honors Directed Study
CRJ 493Honors Thesis
CRJ 499Individualized Instruction
CRJ 502Seminar in Criminology
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 308Advanced Criminological Theory
CRJ 502Seminar in Criminology
CRJ 601Seminar, Criminological Theory
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 492Honors Directed Study
CRJ 493Honors Thesis
CRJ 499Individualized Instruction
CRJ 502Seminar in Criminology
CRJ 604Advanced Statistical Analysis
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 308Advanced Criminological Theory
CRJ 525Life-Course Criminology
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 502Seminar in Criminology
CRJ 605Quantitative Methods
CRJ 799Dissertation
Presentations
  • Gary Sweeten. The Long-Term Consequences of Bullying Victimization. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2014).
  • Mario Cano and Gary Sweeten. The effect of skin tone on criminal justice sanctions. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2014).
  • Gary Sweeten. Item Response and Graded Response Models. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2013).
  • Gary Sweeten, Alex Piquero & Robert Brame. Age and the Explanation of Crime, Revisited. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2012).
  • Callie Burt and Gary Sweeten. Self-Control Through Early Adulthood: (In)Stability, (Multi)Dimensionality, and Impact. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2012).
  • Gary Sweeten. Workshop on Employment, Education and Crime. Workshop on Employment, Education and Crime (Mar 2012).
  • Gary Sweeten and David Pyrooz. Does Leaving a Gang Mean Desisting From Crime?. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2011).
  • Robert Apel and Gary Sweeten. The Impact of First-Time Incarceration on Criminal Behavior during the Transition to Adulthood. American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting (Nov 2011).
  • Sweeten, Gary, Sweeten, Gary. Untangling the Causal Effect of Work Involvement on Adolescent Crime, Deviance, & Academic Achievement. American Society of Criminology (Nov 2006).
  • Sweeten, Gary. Adolescent Work for Cutters and Preppies: A Means or an End?. American Society of Criminology (Nov 2005).
  • Sweeten, Gary. Who Will Graduate? Disruption of High School Education by Arrest and Court Involvement. American Society of Criminology (Nov 2004).
  • Sweeten, Gary. School Dropout and Subsequent Offending: Distinguishing Selection from Causation. American Society of Criminology (Nov 2003).
  • Sweeten, Gary. Identifying Turning Points Using Semi-Parametric Group-Based Trajectory Models. NCOVR Desistance Workshop
Service
  • Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Member (2006 - Present)
  • American Sociological Association, Member (2005 - Present)
  • American Society of Criminology, Member (2003 - Present)
  • American Society of Criminology Program Committee, Member (2007 - 2007)
  • Graduate Curriculum Committee, Member (2006 - 2007)
  • Criminology, Reviewer (2006 - 2006)