Seifert, K., Boulas, J., Huss, M. T., & Scalora, M. J. (2015). Response bias on self-report measures of sexual fantasies among sexual offenders. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 1-13.
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Then and Now: Tracking a Federal Agency’s Threat Assessment Activity Through Two Decades with an Eye Toward the Future
Scalora, M. J., & Zimmerman, W. (2015). Then and now: Tracking a federal agency’s threat assessment activity through two decades with an eye toward the future. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, 2(3-4), 268-274. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/tam0000057.
Hollister, B. A., & Scalora, M. J. (2015). Broadening campus threat assessment beyond mass shootings. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 25(Part A), 43-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2015.07.005
Hodges, H., & Scalora, M. J. (2015). Challenging the political assumption that “Guns don’t kill people, crazy people kill people!” American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 85(3), 211-216.
Parrott, C. T., Neal, T. M. S., Wilson J. K., & Brodsky, S. L. (2015). Differences in expert witness knowledge: Do mock jurors notice and does it matter? Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 43, 69-81.
Neal, T.M.S. (2015). The philosophy of science on testing research and clinical questions. American Psychology-Law News, Winter, 6-8.
Shockley, E., & Fairdosi, A. S. (2015). Power to the people? Psychological mechanisms of disengagement from direct democracy. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 6, 579-586. doi: 10.1177/1948550614568159
To Approach Good Choices or To Avoid Bad Choices?: How Approach and Avoidance “Nudge” Policies Affect Public Trust and Policy Support
“Nudges”–small changes in choice architecture–exert powerful effects on behavior. Governments have taken notice and nudge-related laws and policies have been developed to influence citizens. However, little is known about how people perceive these policies. How do various nudges affect trust in the institutions passing the policies? Who embraces such policies and who rejects them? This […]
Neal, T. M. S., Miller, S. L., & Shealy, R. C. (2015). A field study of a comprehensive violence risk assessment battery. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 42, 952-968. doi: 10.1177/0093854815572252
Herian, M. N., & Neal, T. M. S. (2015). Trust as a multilevel phenomenon: Implications for improved integrative science in trust research. In Shockley, E., Neal, T. M. S., PytlikZillig, L. M., & Borstein, B. H. (Eds.), Interdisciplinary perspectives on trust: Towards theoretical and methodological integration (pp. 117-130). Springer.