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October 26, 2015
A new working paper by Professor of Sociology Andrew Papachristos and Michael Sierra-Arevalo (PhD candidate, Sociology) shows evidence that the use of the “focused deterrence...
October 6, 2015
The tragic murders of nine African American people in the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC sparked outrage and the eventual removal of the Confederate flag from...
October 5, 2015
Andrew Papachristos, Tracey Meares and others recently published “Desistance and Legitimacy: The Impact of Offender Notification Meetings on Recidivism among High Risk...
September 14, 2015
In an article in the Atlantic, “Can the Democratic Party Retain Its Hold on Black Voters?” Vesla Weaver and Jennifer Hochchild’s new paper is cited on whether or not...
August 11, 2015
Throughout the week, Balkinization, the popular law blog, will be featuring several posts by members of the I-CSI “Deconstructing Ferguson” working group to commemorate and...
July 20, 2015
Vesla Weaver has just won the 2014 Best Book in Urban Politics award given by APSA, for her book with Amy Lerman, “Arresting Citizenship: The Democratic Consequences of...
July 10, 2015
On Thursday, ISPS Director Jacob Hacker joined Governor Malloy for a bill signing ceremony to commemorate the final passage into law of the “Second Chance Society”...

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