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2022 - Research.com Best Scientist Award

2022 - Research.com Psychology in United Kingdom Leader Award

Fellow of The Academy of Medical Sciences, United Kingdom

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Developmental psychology
  • Statistics

David P. Farrington spends much of his time researching Developmental psychology, Juvenile delinquency, Criminology, Human factors and ergonomics and Injury prevention. Specifically, his work in Developmental psychology is concerned with the study of Life course approach. His study in Juvenile delinquency is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Psychological intervention, Social psychology and Conduct disorder, Clinical psychology.

David P. Farrington works mostly in the field of Clinical psychology, limiting it down to topics relating to Mental health and, in certain cases, Depressed mood and Substance abuse. His Crime prevention and Criminal justice study in the realm of Criminology connects with subjects such as Specialization, Boot camp and Welsh. Human factors and ergonomics and Suicide prevention are frequently intertwined in his study.

His most cited work include:

  • Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders: Risk Factors and Successful Interventions (1109 citations)
  • Age and Crime (938 citations)
  • Effectiveness of school-based programs to reduce bullying: a systematic and meta-analytic review (904 citations)

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

David P. Farrington mostly deals with Criminology, Developmental psychology, Juvenile delinquency, Injury prevention and Clinical psychology. The study incorporates disciplines such as Law and Conviction in addition to Criminology. His research on Developmental psychology frequently links to adjacent areas such as Longitudinal study.

David P. Farrington focuses mostly in the field of Juvenile delinquency, narrowing it down to matters related to Psychological intervention and, in some cases, Systematic review. His studies in Injury prevention integrate themes in fields like Suicide prevention and Human factors and ergonomics. David P. Farrington integrates Suicide prevention with Medical emergency in his research.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Criminology (28.49%)
  • Developmental psychology (24.83%)
  • Juvenile delinquency (22.06%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Developmental psychology (24.83%)
  • Clinical psychology (14.63%)
  • Criminology (28.49%)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Developmental psychology, Clinical psychology, Criminology, Juvenile delinquency and Psychological intervention. His work in the fields of Developmental psychology, such as Aggression, intersects with other areas such as Injury prevention, Human factors and ergonomics and Suicide prevention. He has included themes like Longitudinal study, Cognition, Empathy, Psychopathy and Sample in his Clinical psychology study.

His research integrates issues of Evidence-based practice and Life course approach in his study of Criminology. His Juvenile delinquency study frequently links to related topics such as Demography. His research in Psychological intervention tackles topics such as Systematic review which are related to areas like Crime prevention.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A meta-analysis update on the effects of early family/parent training programs on antisocial behavior and delinquency (133 citations)
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of school-bullying prevention programs: an updated meta-analytical review (108 citations)
  • Risk, promotive, and protective factors in youth offending: Results from the Cambridge study in delinquent development (99 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Developmental psychology
  • Statistics

His main research concerns Developmental psychology, Clinical psychology, Injury prevention, Human factors and ergonomics and Suicide prevention. His study in the field of Juvenile delinquency, Life course approach and Aggression also crosses realms of Protective factor. His studies deal with areas such as Odds ratio, Family income, Systematic review and Young adult as well as Juvenile delinquency.

His Systematic review research incorporates themes from Criminal justice, Criminology and Crime prevention. Within one scientific family, David P. Farrington focuses on topics pertaining to Psychological intervention under Clinical psychology, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Intervention. His Occupational safety and health research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Social psychology, Harm, Psychiatry and Demography.

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Best Publications

Age and Crime

David P. Farrington.
Crime and Justice (1986)

2047 Citations

Who becomes delinquent?: Second report of the Cambridge Study in Delinquent Development,

D. J. West;D. P. Farrington.
(1973)

1910 Citations

Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders: Risk Factors and Successful Interventions

Carl-Gunnar Janson;Rolf Loeber;David P. Farrington.
Contemporary Sociology (1999)

1786 Citations

Effectiveness of school-based programs to reduce bullying: a systematic and meta-analytic review

Maria M. Ttofi;David P. Farrington.
Journal of Experimental Criminology (2011)

1759 Citations

Understanding and Preventing Bullying

David P. Farrington.
Crime and Justice (1993)

1656 Citations

Development and Validation of the Basic Empathy Scale.

Darrick Jolliffe;David P. Farrington.
Journal of Adolescence (2006)

1397 Citations

The delinquent way of life

Joan McCord;D. J. West;D. P. Farrington.
(1977)

1387 Citations

Childhood aggression and adult violence: Early precursors and later-life outcomes.

David P. Farrington.
(1991)

1367 Citations

Early predictors of adolescent aggression and adult violence

David P. Farrington.
Violence & Victims (1989)

1252 Citations

Empathy and offending: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Darrick Jolliffe;David P. Farrington.
Aggression and Violent Behavior (2004)

1241 Citations

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