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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 60 Citations 10,808 178 World Ranking 2159 National Ranking 1274

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social psychology
  • Social science

His main research concerns Juvenile delinquency, Injury prevention, Social psychology, Clinical psychology and Suicide prevention. Wesley G. Jennings is exploring Juvenile delinquency as part of his Developmental psychology and Criminology and Juvenile delinquency studies. His Criminology research includes themes of Procedural justice, Empirical research and Affect.

His Injury prevention study frequently involves adjacent topics like Human factors and ergonomics. In the subject of general Social psychology, his work in Social learning theory is often linked to Social learning, thereby combining diverse domains of study. Suicide prevention is connected with Occupational safety and health and Psychiatry in his research.

His most cited work include:

  • Criminological Theories : Introduction, Evaluation, and Application (660 citations)
  • On the overlap between victimization and offending: A review of the literature (366 citations)
  • Effects of early family/parent training programs on antisocial behavior and delinquency (301 citations)

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

Wesley G. Jennings mostly deals with Criminology, Social psychology, Injury prevention, Developmental psychology and Suicide prevention. His work on Empirical research expands to the thematically related Criminology. His work in the fields of Social psychology, such as Self-control, Social learning theory and Deviance, overlaps with other areas such as Social learning.

His work on Domestic violence as part of his general Injury prevention study is frequently connected to Occupational safety and health, Clinical psychology and Demography, thereby bridging the divide between different branches of science. His Developmental psychology study focuses mostly on Juvenile delinquency, Life course approach and Young adult. His Juvenile delinquency study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Psychological intervention and Parent training.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Criminology (29.72%)
  • Social psychology (27.71%)
  • Injury prevention (25.70%)

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

  • Criminology (29.72%)
  • Life course approach (15.26%)
  • Developmental psychology (23.69%)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Criminology, Life course approach, Developmental psychology, Clinical psychology and Juvenile delinquency. Many of his research projects under Criminology are closely connected to Capital with Capital, tying the diverse disciplines of science together. His Maternal attachment study in the realm of Developmental psychology connects with subjects such as Injury prevention, Human factors and ergonomics and Scale.

His Injury prevention research includes elements of Occupational safety and health and Social psychology. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Young adult and Mental health. Wesley G. Jennings undertakes multidisciplinary studies into Juvenile delinquency and Suicide prevention in his work.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Importance of School Attendance: Findings From the Cambridge Study in Delinquent Development on the Life-Course Effects of Truancy: (56 citations)
  • Dating and intimate partner violence among young persons ages 15–30: Evidence from a systematic review (53 citations)
  • A Path to Serious, Violent, Chronic Delinquency: The Harmful Aftermath of Adverse Childhood Experiences: (45 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Statistics

His primary areas of study are Human factors and ergonomics, Injury prevention, Developmental psychology, Suicide prevention and Juvenile delinquency. Human factors and ergonomics combines with fields such as Social psychology and Officer in his investigation. His is involved in several facets of Developmental psychology study, as is seen by his studies on Aggression and Life course approach.

The Life course approach study combines topics in areas such as Psychiatry and Propensity score matching. Suicide prevention overlaps with fields such as Occupational safety and health and Use of force in his research. His Juvenile delinquency research focuses on subjects like Recidivism, which are linked to Lower prevalence and Persistence.

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Best Publications

Criminological Theories : Introduction, Evaluation, and Application

Ronald L. Akers;Christine S. Sellers;Wesley G. Jennings.
(2000)

1033 Citations

Effects of early family/parent training programs on antisocial behavior and delinquency

Alex R. Piquero;David P. Farrington;Brandon C. Welsh;Richard E. Tremblay.
Journal of Experimental Criminology (2009)

592 Citations

On the overlap between victimization and offending: A review of the literature

Wesley G. Jennings;Alex R. Piquero;Jennifer M. Reingle.
Aggression and Violent Behavior (2012)

555 Citations

Effects of Early Family/Parent Training Programs on Antisocial Behavior & Delinquency

Alex R. Piquero;David P. Farrington;Brandon C. Welsh;Richard Tremblay.
Campbell Systematic Reviews (2008)

474 Citations

On the number and shape of developmental/life-course violence, aggression, and delinquency trajectories: A state-of-the-art review

Wesley G. Jennings;Jennifer M. Reingle.
Journal of Criminal Justice (2012)

274 Citations

On the Malleability of Self‐Control: Theoretical and Policy Implications Regarding a General Theory of Crime

Alex R. Piquero;Wesley G. Jennings;David P. Farrington.
Justice Quarterly (2010)

273 Citations

Cops and cameras: Officer perceptions of the use of body-worn cameras in law enforcement

Wesley G. Jennings;Lorie A. Fridell;Mathew D. Lynch.
Journal of Criminal Justice (2014)

249 Citations

A Longitudinal Assessment of the Victim-Offender Overlap

Wesley G. Jennings;George E. Higgins;Richard Tewksbury;Angela R. Gover.
Journal of Interpersonal Violence (2010)

233 Citations

Sexual delinquency in racine: does early sex offending predict later sex offending in youth and young adulthood?*

Franklin E. Zimring;Alex R. Piquero;Wesley G. Jennings.
Criminology and public policy (2007)

208 Citations

A meta-analysis update on the effects of early family/parent training programs on antisocial behavior and delinquency

Alex R. Piquero;Wesley G. Jennings;Brie Diamond;David P. Farrington.
Journal of Experimental Criminology (2016)

207 Citations

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