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Tia Stevens Andersen

Assistant Professor


Ph.D. 2013, Michigan State University, Criminal justice

M.A. 2006, Bowling Green State University, Sociology

B.A. 2004, Oakland University, Sociology

Office: 206, Currell College
Research Interests: Girls' delinquency and programming, gender and racial inequalities in the juvenile justice system, feminist theory, intersections of race, class, and gender
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Selected Publications

Stevens Anderson, T. (2015). Race, ethnicity, and structural variations in youth risk of arrest: Evidence from a national longitudinal sample. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 42, 900-916.

Stevens, T. & Morash, M. (2015). Racial/ethnic disparities in boys' probability of arrest and court actions in 1980 and 2000: The disproportionate impact of "getting tough" on crime. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 13, 77-95.

Morash, M., Stevens, T., Yingling, J. (2014). Focus on the family: Juvenile court responses to girls and their caretakers. Feminist Criminology, 9, 298-322.