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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 30 Citations 3,783 78 World Ranking 7684 National Ranking 4241

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social psychology
  • Social science

Heith Copes focuses on Social psychology, Criminology, Identity, Narrative and Computer security. His Social psychology research incorporates themes from Context, Mainstream and Subculture. His Criminology research incorporates elements of Masculinity and Empirical research.

His Identity research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Construct, Identity theft and Religious conversion. The Narrative study combines topics in areas such as Intimidation, Content, Ambiguity and Norwegian. His work carried out in the field of Computer security brings together such families of science as Applied psychology, Affect, Internet privacy and Deterrence theory.

His most cited work include:

  • What Have We Learned from Five Decades of Neutralization Research (419 citations)
  • "How Edge Are You?" Constructing Authentic Identities and Subcultural Boundaries in a Straightedge Internet Forum (113 citations)
  • Techniques of Neutralization (103 citations)

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

Heith Copes spends much of his time researching Criminology, Social psychology, Identity, Suicide prevention and Narrative. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Qualitative research and Identity theft. Heith Copes works in the field of Social psychology, focusing on Situational ethics in particular.

Many of his studies on Identity apply to Gender studies as well. In his work, Injury prevention is strongly intertwined with Human factors and ergonomics, which is a subfield of Suicide prevention. His specific area of interest is Narrative, where he studies Narrative identity.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Criminology (42.54%)
  • Social psychology (38.81%)
  • Identity (14.18%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Social psychology (38.81%)
  • Criminology (42.54%)
  • Narrative (11.94%)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Social psychology, Criminology, Narrative, Psychiatry and Ethnography. In his research, Heith Copes performs multidisciplinary study on Social psychology and Meth-. His work on White-collar crime as part of general Criminology study is frequently linked to Neutralization, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of science.

His study in Narrative is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Identity, Cultural stereotypes, Mysticism and Psychoanalysis. The various areas that Heith Copes examines in his Identity study include Methamphetamine use, Stigma, Gender studies and Internet privacy. His Psychiatry research includes themes of Occupational safety and health and Mass incarceration.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The relationships of classic psychedelic use with criminal behavior in the United States adult population (24 citations)
  • Creating visual differences: Methamphetamine users perceptions of anti-meth campaigns (16 citations)
  • Narrative identity, rationality, and microdosing classic psychedelics (15 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Social psychology

Heith Copes mostly deals with Social psychology, Symbolic boundaries, Photo elicitation, Shake and Dysfunctional family. His Social psychology research includes elements of Microdosing, Construct and Rationality. His Construct study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Identity, Narrative identity, Narrative and Context.

His research on Symbolic boundaries frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Perception. His work deals with themes such as Law enforcement and Point, which intersect with Perception. His Dysfunctional family research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Faces of Meth, Morality and The Symbolic.

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Best Publications

What Have We Learned from Five Decades of Neutralization Research

Shadd Maruna;Heith Copes.
Crime and Justice (2005)

639 Citations

"How Edge Are You?" Constructing Authentic Identities and Subcultural Boundaries in a Straightedge Internet Forum

J. Patrick Williams;Heith Copes.
Symbolic Interaction (2005)

231 Citations

Techniques of Neutralization

Heith Copes.
The Encyclopedia of Theoretical Criminology (2014)

149 Citations

“We Weren't Like No Regular Dope Fiends”: Negotiating Hustler and Crackhead Identities1

Heith Copes;Andy Hochstetler;J. Patrick Williams.
Social Problems (2008)

140 Citations

societal attachments, offending frequency, and techniques of neutralization

Heith Copes.
Deviant Behavior (2003)

139 Citations

Transferring Subcultural Knowledge On-Line: Practices and Beliefs of Persistent Digital Pirates

Thomas J. Holt;Heith Copes.
Deviant Behavior (2010)

131 Citations

Gender, Identity, and Accounts: How White Collar Offenders Do Gender When Making Sense of Their Crimes

Paul M. Klenowski;Heith Copes;Christopher W. Mullins.
Justice Quarterly (2011)

123 Citations

techniques of affirmation: deviant behavior, moral commitment, and subcultural identity

Heith Copes;J. Patrick Williams.
Deviant Behavior (2007)

106 Citations

The ‘code of the street’ and the generation of street violence in the UK

Fiona Brookman;Trevor Bennett;Andy Hochstetler;Heith Copes.
European Journal of Criminology (2011)

104 Citations

‘Drive it like you Stole it’ Auto Theft and the Illusion of Normalcy

Michael Cherbonneau;Heith Copes.
British Journal of Criminology (2006)

101 Citations

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