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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
Law and Political Science D-index 37 Citations 13,765 134 World Ranking 236 National Ranking 153

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Philosophy
  • Social science

Criminology, Law, Punishment, Prison and Race are his primary areas of study. His Criminology study incorporates themes from Economic Justice and Politics. Michael Tonry is interested in Disadvantaged, which is a field of Law.

His Punishment study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as American exceptionalism, Electoral politics, National history and Fundamentalism. He interconnects Criminal justice, Legislation and Commission in the investigation of issues within Prison. His Race research incorporates elements of Social policy, Exceptionalism and Ethnic group.

His most cited work include:

  • Crime and Justice: An Annual Review of Research (918 citations)
  • Malign Neglect: Race, Crime, and Punishment in America (651 citations)
  • Penal Populism and Public Opinion: Lessons from Five Countries (293 citations)

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

Michael Tonry mostly deals with Criminology, Law, Punishment, Criminal justice and Imprisonment. His studies in Criminology integrate themes in fields like Economic Justice, Retributive justice and Politics. His work in the fields of Law, such as Commission, Theory of criminal justice, Organised crime and Jurisdiction, overlaps with other areas such as Sentencing guidelines.

His Criminal justice research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Recidivism, Ideology and Race. His Imprisonment study combines topics in areas such as Proportionality, Punitive damages and Conviction. His work on Mass incarceration and Life imprisonment as part of general Prison research is often related to White, thus linking different fields of science.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Criminology (57.07%)
  • Law (36.10%)
  • Punishment (21.95%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2020)?

  • Criminology (57.07%)
  • Law (36.10%)
  • Prison (14.63%)

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

Michael Tonry mainly investigates Criminology, Law, Prison, Punishment and Imprisonment. His Criminology research focuses on Criminal justice in particular. His Commission and Legitimacy study in the realm of Law connects with subjects such as Index.

His work carried out in the field of Prison brings together such families of science as Developed country and Politics. The concepts of his Punishment study are interwoven with issues in Public spending and Public economics. His Imprisonment research incorporates themes from Deterrence and Prison population.

Between 2014 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Is cross-national and comparative research on the criminal justice system useful? (23 citations)
  • Sentencing Fragments: Penal Reform in America, 1975-2025 (14 citations)
  • The Fog Around Cost-of-Crime Studies May Finally Be Clearing: Prisoners and Their Kids Suffer Too (10 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Philosophy
  • Social science

Michael Tonry spends much of his time researching Criminology, Law, Prison, Punishment and Toxicology. His work carried out in the field of Criminology brings together such families of science as Déjà vu and SAFER. His work in the fields of Law, such as Criminal justice, intersects with other areas such as Index and Cross national.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Developed country, Credibility, Commission and Legitimacy, Politics. His Punishment research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Economic Justice, Retributive justice, Dignity and Crime rate. In his research, Michael Tonry performs multidisciplinary study on Toxicology and Wine.

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Best Publications

Gender, Race, and Sentencing

Kathleen Daly;Michael Tonry.
Crime and Justice (1997)

287 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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