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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 44 Citations 13,152 103 World Ranking 1768 National Ranking 887

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Politics

Christopher Uggen mainly investigates Criminology, Social psychology, Voting, Law and Developmental psychology. His Criminology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Diversity and Social control. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Recidivism and Power.

Criminal justice is closely connected to Democracy in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Voting. Christopher Uggen has included themes like Social responsibility, Aging out and Conformity in his Developmental psychology study. His Life course approach research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Marginal Employment and Demographic economics.

His most cited work include:

  • Work as a turning point in the life course of criminals: A duration model of age, employment, and recidivism (795 citations)
  • The endogeneity of legal regulation: Grievance procedures as rational myth (455 citations)
  • Incarceration and Stratification (415 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Criminology, Social psychology, Law, Life course approach and Politics. His Criminology study frequently draws connections to other fields, such as Economic Justice. Christopher Uggen works mostly in the field of Social psychology, limiting it down to topics relating to Developmental psychology and, in certain cases, Affect.

Christopher Uggen undertakes multidisciplinary investigations into Life course approach and Turning point in his work. His research on Politics focuses in particular on Democracy. Christopher Uggen has researched Prison in several fields, including Collateral and Imprisonment.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Criminology (35.23%)
  • Social psychology (16.48%)
  • Law (16.48%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Criminology (35.23%)
  • Law (16.48%)
  • Punishment (7.39%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Christopher Uggen spends much of his time researching Criminology, Law, Punishment, Audit and Life course approach. As a member of one scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Criminology, focusing on Harassment and, on occasion, Power, Phenomenon and Sexual violence. In his study, Imprisonment, Scholarship and Justice is inextricably linked to Prison, which falls within the broad field of Punishment.

His Life course approach study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Foster care, Occupational safety and health and Genocide. His work blends Injury prevention and Social psychology studies together. His studies deal with areas such as Developmental psychology, Positive Youth Development, Job change and Survey data collection as well as Social psychology.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • THE ECONOMIC AND CAREER EFFECTS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT ON WORKING WOMEN. (72 citations)
  • The Growth, Scope, and Spatial Distribution of People With Felony Records in the United States, 1948-2010. (67 citations)
  • Legal Ambiguity in Managerial Assessments of Criminal Records (43 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Surgery

His primary areas of investigation include Audit, Collateral, Sample size determination, Prison and Criminology. His research in Audit intersects with topics in Matching and Family medicine. His studies in Collateral integrate themes in fields like Punishment, Actuarial science, Scholarship and Imprisonment.

The Prison study combines topics in areas such as Health law, Health care, Demographic economics and Environmental health. His Criminology research includes themes of Statistical discrimination and Race. His Race research incorporates themes from Law and Best practice.

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Best Publications

Work as a turning point in the life course of criminals: A duration model of age, employment, and recidivism

Christopher Uggen.
American Sociological Review (2000)

1437 Citations

Locked Out: Felon Disenfranchisement and American Democracy

Jeffrey Manza;Christopher Uggen.
(2006)

1016 Citations

Democratic contraction? Political consequences of felon disenfranchisement in the United States

Christopher Uggen;Jeff Manza.
American Sociological Review (2002)

814 Citations

The endogeneity of legal regulation: Grievance procedures as rational myth

Lauren B. Edelman;Christopher Uggen;Howard S. Erlanger.
American Journal of Sociology (1999)

771 Citations

Incarceration and Stratification

Sara Wakefield;Christopher Uggen.
Review of Sociology (2010)

719 Citations

Citizenship, democracy, and the civic reintegration of criminal offenders

Christopher Uggen;Jeff Manza;Melissa Thompson.
Annals of The American Academy of Political and Social Science (2006)

482 Citations

‘Less than the average citizen’: stigma, role transition and the civic reintegration of convicted felons

Christopher Uggen;Jeffrey Manza;Angela Behrens.
(2013)

467 Citations

Crime in the Breaking: Gender Differences in Desistance

Christopher Uggen;Candace Kruttschnitt.
Law & Society Review (1998)

434 Citations

Sexual Harassment, Workplace Authority, and the Paradox of Power

Heather McLaughlin;Christopher Uggen;Amy Blackstone.
American Sociological Review (2012)

430 Citations

Predictors of desistance among sex offenders: The interaction of formal and informal social controls

Candace Kruttschnitt;Christopher Uggen;Kelly Shelton.
Justice Quarterly (2000)

371 Citations

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