Many members of the FCRG engage in research examining the public’s (as well as professional’s) attitudes towards people who have offended, people who have a stigmatised sexual interest, or people who have engaged in gambling behaviours.
Recent published studies in this topic area include:
- Roberts, A., Murphy, R., McNally, E. J., Derevensky, J., & Sharman, S. (2022). Teacher attitudes towards and awareness of adolescent gambling behavior in the UK. International Gambling Studies, 1-25.
- Hartley, M., & Bartels, R. M. (2022). Public perception of men who have committed intrafamilial and extrafamilial sexual offences against children. Sexual Abuse, 10790632211062188. – Open Access
- Maroño, A., & Bartels, R. M. (2020). Examining the judgments of pedophiles in relation to a non-sexual offense. Psychology, Crime & Law, 26(9), 887-901.
- Hogue, T. E., & Harper, C. A. (2019). Development of a 21-item short form of the Attitudes to Sexual Offenders (ATS) Scale. Law and Human Behavior, 43(1), 117.
Recent poster presentations related this area include: