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Degrees Ph.D. Sam Houston State University, 2007M.S. Eastern Kentucky University, 2001B.A. University of Kentucky, 1999
Areas of Specialty Criminological TheoryCrime and MediaDrug Use and Abuse
Selected Publications Sarver III, R.A., Dobbs, R.R., Sarver, M.B., Hauptman, S., and del Carmen, A. (2015). Religious Roots of Punitive Attitudes. Law Enforcement Executive Forum, 15(2), 74-85.
III, R. A. (2014). “Uniform Crime Reports.” The Encyclopedia of Theoretical
Sarver III, R.A. (2012). The Social History of Crime and Punishment in America. “Kentucky.” Sage Publications, Inc.
Gann, M.C., Sarver III, R.A., Sarver, M.B. and del Carmen, A. (2012). Perceptions of Alcohol Consumption: An Examinationof Undergraduate Students’ Perception of Harmful Alcohol Consumption as aSocial Problem and its Relationship with Crime. Southwest Journal of Criminal Justice, 8(2), 159-171. Kent, A., Gould, L.A., Sarver III, R.A., and Dobbs, R.R. (2011). Examining the Relationship between Officer Burnout and Probation Violations. Law Enforcement Executive Forum, 11 (1), 83-99.
Sarver III, Robert A., & Lyons, Phillip M (2010). Representativeness of Petit Juries. Applied Psychology in Criminal Justice, 6(2), 30-42.
Whitehead, M., and Sarver III, R.A. (2010). Becker, Howard S.: Labeling and Deviant Careers. The Encyclopedia of Criminological Theory.
Sarver III, R.A., Sarver, M.B., and Dobbs, R.R. (2010). Choosing Criminal Justice: Factors Contributing to the Selection of Criminal Justice as a Major. The Journal of Criminal Justice and Law Review, 2(2), 57-67.
Haba, C.W., Sarver III, R.A., Dobbs, R.R., and Sarver, M.B. (2009). Attitudes of College Students Toward Women in Policing. Women & Criminal Justice, 19(3), 235-250.
del Carmen, A., Rodriguez, J.J., Dobbs, R., Smith, R., Butler, R.R., Sarver III, R.A. (2009). In their own words: A study of Gang Members through their Own Perspective. Journal of Gang Research, 16(2), 57-76.
Hoover, L. T. and Sarver III, R. A. (2004). Drug Abuse Resistance Education: To Continue or Not to Continue? Law Enforcement Executive Forum, 4(5), 163-171.
Academic Career Assistant Professor, USC Upstate, 2010-Present.Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Arlington, 2007-2010.
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