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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
Psychology D-index 67 Citations 13,631 361 World Ranking 1514 National Ranking 927

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Developmental psychology
  • Social psychology
  • Law

His primary scientific interests are in Developmental psychology, Injury prevention, Longitudinal study, Human factors and ergonomics and Juvenile delinquency. His work investigates the relationship between Developmental psychology and topics such as Biosocial theory that intersect with problems in Behavioural genetics and Criminology. His Injury prevention research includes themes of Suicide prevention and Clinical psychology.

Kevin M. Beaver works mostly in the field of Longitudinal study, limiting it down to topics relating to Adolescent health and, in certain cases, Young adult and Self-efficacy. His study in Human factors and ergonomics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Big Five personality traits, Social psychology, Aggression and Occupational safety and health. His Juvenile delinquency research incorporates elements of Peer group, Etiology and Maturity.

His most cited work include:

  • DO PARENTS MATTER IN CREATING SELF-CONTROL IN THEIR CHILDREN? A GENETICALLY INFORMED TEST OF GOTTFREDSON AND HIRSCHI'S THEORY OF LOW SELF-CONTROL* (253 citations)
  • Cumulative-genetic plasticity, parenting and adolescent self-regulation (232 citations)
  • The Severe 5%: A Latent Class Analysis of the Externalizing Behavior Spectrum in the United States. (168 citations)

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

His scientific interests lie mostly in Developmental psychology, Longitudinal study, Adolescent health, Juvenile delinquency and Clinical psychology. His Developmental psychology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social psychology, Biosocial theory and Association. His studies in Longitudinal study integrate themes in fields like Young adult, Demography, Criminal justice, Injury prevention and Human factors and ergonomics.

His Adolescent health study combines topics in areas such as Allele and Genotype. As a member of one scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Juvenile delinquency, focusing on Sibling and, on occasion, Behavioural genetics. His Clinical psychology study incorporates themes from Psychiatry and Psychopathy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Developmental psychology (71.01%)
  • Longitudinal study (49.51%)
  • Adolescent health (28.60%)

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

  • Developmental psychology (71.01%)
  • Longitudinal study (49.51%)
  • Association (21.10%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Developmental psychology, Longitudinal study, Association, Juvenile delinquency and Clinical psychology. His Developmental psychology research focuses on subjects like Big Five personality traits, which are linked to Openness to experience. His studies deal with areas such as Criminal justice, Longitudinal sample, Marijuana use and Socialization as well as Longitudinal study.

His work deals with themes such as Offspring, Causation, Odds and Confounding, which intersect with Association. His Juvenile delinquency research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Deviance, Injury prevention, Suicide prevention, Immigration and Human factors and ergonomics. His biological study deals with issues like Psychopathic personality, which deal with fields such as Empirical research.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Genome-wide association studies of a broad spectrum of antisocial behavior (92 citations)
  • Genome-wide association studies of a broad spectrum of antisocial behavior (92 citations)
  • The Association Between Psychopathic Personality Traits and Criminal Justice Outcomes: Results From a Nationally Representative Sample of Males and Females: (34 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Statistics
  • Social psychology

His scientific interests lie mostly in Developmental psychology, Association, Longitudinal study, Psychopathy and Criminal justice. His Developmental psychology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Verbal reasoning and Cognitive psychology. Within one scientific family, Kevin M. Beaver focuses on topics pertaining to Confounding under Association, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Behavioural genetics, Odds, Replicate, Sibling and Offspring.

As part of his studies on Longitudinal study, he frequently links adjacent subjects like Longitudinal sample. His Psychopathy research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Scale, Generalizability theory and Clinical psychology. Kevin M. Beaver interconnects Big Five personality traits, Dark triad, Psychopathology, Antisocial personality disorder and Criminal behavior in the investigation of issues within Criminal justice.

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Best Publications

DO PARENTS MATTER IN CREATING SELF-CONTROL IN THEIR CHILDREN? A GENETICALLY INFORMED TEST OF GOTTFREDSON AND HIRSCHI'S THEORY OF LOW SELF-CONTROL*

John Paul Wright;Kevin M. Beaver.
Criminology (2005)

371 Citations

Cumulative-genetic plasticity, parenting and adolescent self-regulation

Jay Belsky;Kevin M. Beaver.
Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry (2011)

359 Citations

Handbook of Crime Correlates

Lee Ellis;John Wright;Kevin M. Beaver.
(2009)

270 Citations

The Severe 5%: A Latent Class Analysis of the Externalizing Behavior Spectrum in the United States.

Michael G. Vaughn;Matt DeLisi;Tracy Gunter;Qiang Fu.
Journal of Criminal Justice (2011)

221 Citations

Self-Control as an Executive Function: Reformulating Gottfredson and Hirschi's Parental Socialization Thesis

Kevin M. Beaver;John Paul Wright;Matt Delisi.
Criminal Justice and Behavior (2007)

218 Citations

Natural born killers: The genetic origins of extreme violence

Christopher J. Ferguson;Kevin M. Beaver.
Aggression and Violent Behavior (2009)

201 Citations

A Gene × Gene Interaction Between DRD2 and DRD4 is Associated with Conduct Disorder and Antisocial Behavior in Males

Kevin M Beaver;John Paul Wright;Matt DeLisi;Anthony Walsh.
Behavioral and Brain Functions (2007)

197 Citations

Genetic and Environmental Influences on Levels of Self-Control and Delinquent Peer Affiliation: Results from a Longitudinal Sample of Adolescent Twins

Kevin M. Beaver;J. Eagle Schutt;Brian B. Boutwell;Marie Ratchford.
Criminal Justice and Behavior (2009)

195 Citations

Monoamine oxidase A genotype is associated with gang membership and weapon use.

Kevin M. Beaver;Matt DeLisi;Michael G. Vaughn;J.C. Barnes.
Comprehensive Psychiatry (2010)

193 Citations

Evidence of Negligible Parenting Influences on Self‐Control, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquency in a Sample of Twins

John Wright;Kevin Beaver;Matt Delisi;Michael Vaughn.
Justice Quarterly (2008)

188 Citations

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