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Don Hummer

Criminal Justice and Public Administration
Pennsylvania State University
United States of America


Don Hummer (Ph.D., Michigan State University) is co-author/editor of, The Culture of Prison Violence (2008, Pearson), Handbook of Police Administration (2008, Taylor & Francis: CRC Press), and the forthcoming The Technology Revolution in Criminal Justice (Palgrave-MacMillan). His work, focused primarily on offender treatment and control, has appeared in peer-reviewed outlets such as Aggression & Violent Behavior, Probation Journal, Law & Policy, and The Prison Journal.

Research Interest

Institutional and Community Corrections, Institutional and Community Violence, Evidence-Based Practice and Justice System Policy, Violence Prevention


  • Byrne JM, Taxman FS, Allyn P (2008) The Culture of Prison Violence. Boston, MA.

  • Hummer D, Douds A, Howard D, Gabbidon SL (2016) Public Perceptions of Pennsylvania Residents on the 'Affluenza' as a Correlate of Deviance. Journal of Crime and Justice 39: 230-242.

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