Kirk Williams, Ph.D.



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Kim, Tia, Nancy G. Guerra, and Kirk R. Williams (2008) “Preventing youth problem behaviors and enhancing physical health by promoting core competencies.” Journal of Adolescent Health: 43:401-407. (PDF full text)

Payne, Pedro and Kirk R. Williams (2008).“Building social capital through neighborhood mobilization: Challenges and lessons learned,” Journal of Preventive Medicine 34: S42-S47. (PDF full text)

Guerra, Nancy G., Kirk R. Williams, Patrick H. Tolan, and Kathy Modecki (2008). “Theoretical and research advances in understanding the causes of juvenile offending,” Pp. 33-53 In Bob Hoge and Nancy G. Guerra (Eds.) Treating Juvenile Offenders, Guilford Press. (PDF full text)

Williams, Kirk R., Louis Tuthill, and Shoon Lio (2008). “A portrait of juvenile offending in the United States.” Pp. 15-32 In Bob Hoge and Nancy G. Guerra (Eds.) Treating Juvenile Offenders, Guilford Press. (PDF full text)

Cook, Clayton R., Kirk R. Williams, Nancy G. Guerra, and Louis Tuthill (2007). “Cyberbullying: What is it and what can we do about it.” Communique Vol. 36: 1-5. (PDF full text)

Williams, Kirk R. and Nancy G. Guerra (2007).“Prevalence and predictors of cyber-bullying,” Journal of Adolescent Health 41: 514-521. (PDF full text)

Wiliams, K.R. & Mattson, S.A. (2006). Qualitative lessons from a community-based violence prevention project with null findings. New Directions for evaluation, 110, 5-17 (PDF full text).

Williams, Kirk R. and Stephen R. Grant (2006). “Empirically examining the risk of intimate partner violence: The Revised Domestic Violence Screening Instrument (DVSI-R),” Public Health Reports 121:400-408. (PDF full text)

Guerra, Nancy G. and Kirk R. Williams (2005) “Contextual influences in the learning of aggression and violence,” In Nancy G. Guerra and Emilie Phillips Smith (Eds.) Ethnicity, Culture, and Youth Violence Prevention, American Psychological Association. (PDF full text)

Williams, K. R. (2005). Arrest and intimate partner violence: Toward a more complete application of deterrence theory. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 10, 660-679 (PDF full text)

Williams, K.R. & Houghton, A.B. (2004). Assessing the risk of domestic violence reoffending: A validation study. Law and Human Behavior, 28(4), 437-455 (PDF full text).

Guerra, Nancy G. and Kirk R. Williams. (2003) “Implementation of school-based Wellness Centers,” Psychology in the Schools 40: 473-487. (PDF full text)

Pampel, Fred and Kirk R. Williams. (2000) “Intimacy and homicide: Compensating for missing data in the SHR,” Criminology 38: 661-680. (PDF full text)



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