Category Archives: Criminal Justice

Fall Newsletters for the Andrew Young School

A newsletter for each department in the Andrew Young School has been published and is accessible in a new, user-friendly Research Guide: Criminal Justice – library.gsu.edu/cjnews Economics – library.gsu.edu/econnews Public Management and Policy – library.gsu.edu/pmapnews Social Work – library.gsu.edu/swnews Each … Continue reading

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Faculty Honored as Top Criminologists

Brent Teasdale and Leah Daigle were ranked among the world’s top 100 criminologists, according to a paper, “Measuring the Quantity and Quality of Scholarly Productivity in Criminology and Criminal Justice: A Test of Three Integrated Models,” published by Glenn Walters in … Continue reading

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Atlanta Studies Symposium, May 11th in Centennial Hall

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The 4th Annual Atlanta Studies Symposium will be held on May 11th on the campus of Georgia State University.  This interdisciplinary meeting of scholars will take place in Centennial Hall from 8:15 am to 7:00 pm.  We hope to see … Continue reading

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Webinar: Searching by Variable in ICPSR

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Looking for a data to analyze that contains a specific question asked in a survey, aka a specific “variable”? Check out this webinar, “What’s in There? Searching by Variable at ICPSR,” on Tuesday, June 14 at Noon – register here! … Continue reading

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“Bringing W.E.B. Du Bois Back to 21st Century Atlanta” Symposium – April 13

W.E.B. Du Bois (1868–1963), Atlanta-based social scientist and co-founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Photo from the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

Various Georgia State University and Clark Atlanta University academic departments and student organizations are sponsoring the following symposium, “Bringing W.E.B. Du Bois Back to 21st Century Atlanta” on Wednesday, April 13, in the Georgia State Law School at 85 Park … Continue reading

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New Resource: PolicyMap

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With the growing importance of geospatial technology and geographic datasets across all disciplines, the University Library is pleased to offer the Georgia State University community access to PolicyMap. PolicyMap is one of the largest collections of US public geodatasets and … Continue reading

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Pridemore receives award

William Pridemore, Distinguished University Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology, is the recipient of the Gerhard Mueller Distinguished Scholar Award, conferred annually by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS). Pridemore received the award at the International Section’s Awards Reception … Continue reading

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