Publications

*Denotes student coauthor at time of publication

Pre-Prints

Schwartz, Joseph A., Emily M. Wright, Ryan Spohn, Michael F. Campagna, Benjamin Steiner, and Ebonie Epinger* (Pre-Print). Changes in Jail Admissions Before and After Traumatic Brain Injury

In Press

Boccio, Cashen, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Kevin M. Beaver (In Press). The Influence of Low Self-Control and Thoughtfully Reflective Decision Making on Criminal Justice Processing.  American Journal of Criminal Justice. DOI: 10.1007/s12103-020-09607-4.

Connolly, Eric J., Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, Fathiyah H. Alqurashi, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Kevin M. Beaver (In Press). Neighborhood Violence, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquent Behavior in Saudi Arabia: A Cross-Cultural Test of Social Structure and Social Learning Theory. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. DOI: 10.1177/0886260519845728.

Schwartz, Joseph A. (In Press). A Longitudinal Assessment of Head Injuries as a Source of Acquired Neuropsychological Deficits and the Implications for Criminal Persistence.  Justice Quarterly.  DOI: 10.1080/07418825.2019.1599044.

2021

Richards, Tara N., Joseph A. Schwartz, and Emily M. Wright (2021). Examining the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences in a Nationally Representative Sample of Native Americans. Child Abuse & Neglect, 111, 104812. DOI: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104812.

Wright, Emily M., and Joseph A. Schwartz (2021). The Influence of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Internalizing and Externalizing Problems in Early Adulthood: Evidence of a Gene x Environment x Gender Interaction. Child Abuse & Neglect, 114, 104962.  DOI:  10.1080/07418825.2019.1599044

2020

Felson, Richard B., Jukka Savolainen, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2020). The Influence of Alcohol Intoxication on Adolescent Coitus and Unprotected Sex: Using Situational Decomposition to Identify Causal Effects. Youth & Society, 52(8), 1395-1431. DOI: 10.1177/0044118X18808116.

Knoblach, Rachael*, Joseph A. Schwartz, Marianna McBride*, & Kevin M. Beaver (2020). Gene-Environment Correlations and Antisocial Behavior.  International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 64(2-3), 187-209. DOI: 10.1177/0306624X19849568.

Lopes, Guiherme S., Andrew W. Holub, Jukka Savolainen, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Todd K. Shackelford (2020). Sex Differences in Cognitive and Moral Appraisals of Infidelity: Evidence from an Experimental Survey of Reactions to the Petraeus Affair. Personality and Individual Differences, 156, 109765. DOI: 10.1016/j.paid.2019.109765.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Brittni Fitter*, and Christopher A. Jodis* (2020). The Detrimental Impact of Brain Injury on Moral Decision Making: Results from A Quasi-Experimental Within-Individual Longitudinal Analysis.  Journal of Experimental Criminology, 16(3), 407-429. DOI: 10.1007/s11292-020-09439-6.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Jukka Savolainen, Douglas A. Granger, & Jessica L. Calvi (2020). Is Crime Bad for Your Health? The Link between Delinquent Offending and Cardiometabolic Risk. Crime & Delinquency, 66(10), 1347-1368.  DOI: 10.1177/0011128720903048.

2019

Schwartz, Joseph A., & Kevin M. Beaver (2019). A Longitudinal Examination of the Association between Intelligence and Rearrest using a Latent Trait-State-Occasion Modeling Approach in a Sample of Previously Adjudicated Youth. Developmental Psychology, 55(12), 2678-2691.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Scott Jessick*, Douglas A. Granger, & Jessica L. Calvi (2019). Co-Twin Relationship Quality as a Moderator of Genetic and Environmental Factors on Urinary Cortisol Levels among Adult Twins.  Psychoneuroendocrinology, 108, 118-126.

Schwartz Joseph A., Christopher A. Jodis*, Kasi M. Breen*, & Brittnee N. Parker* (2019). Brain Injury and Adverse Outcomes: A Contemporary Review of the Evidence.  Current Opinion in Psychology, 27, 67-71.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Starr Solomon*, & Bradon A. Valgardson* (2019). Socialization, Selection, or Both? The Role of Gene-Environment Interplay in the Association between Exposure to Antisocial Peers and Delinquency. Journal of Quantitative Criminology, 35(1), 1-26.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Emily M. Wright, & Bradon A. Valgardson* (2019). Adverse Childhood Experiences and Deleterious Outcomes in Adulthood: A Consideration of the Simultaneous Role of Genetic and Environmental Influences in Two Independent Samples from the United States.  Child Abuse & Neglect, 88, 420-431.

Valgardson, Bradon A.*, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2019). A Biosocial Analysis of the Intergenerational Transmission of Violence and Maltreatment.  Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, 35(1), 87-102.

2018

Boccio, Cashen*, Kevin M. Beaver, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2018). The role of Intelligence in Becoming a Successful Criminal: Results from a Longitudinal Sample. Intelligence, 66, 24-31.

Christ, Christa C., Joseph A. Schwartz, Scott F. Stoltenberg, Jonathan R. Brauer, & Jukka Savolainen (2018). The Effect of MAOA and Stress Sensitivity on Crime and Delinquency: An Attempted Replication.  Contemporary Journal of Criminal Justice, 34(3), 336-353. (special issue on replication).

Connolly, Eric J., Joseph A. Schwartz, Dylan B. Jackson, & Kevin M. Beaver (2018). How Far does the Apple Fall from the Tree? Maternal Delinquency and Sex-Specific Patterns of Offspring Delinquent Behavior.  Journal of Criminal Justice, 54, 50-61.

Savolainen, Jukka, Eisman, Andria, Mason, Alex W., Schwartz, Joseph A., Miettunen, Jouko, & Jarvelin, Marjo-Riitta (2018). Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Psychological Deficits: Pathways from Early Cumulative Risk to Late-Adolescent Criminal Conviction. Journal of Adolescence, 65, 16-24.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Eric J. Connolly, & Bradon A. Valgardson* (2018). An Evaluation of the Directional Relationship between Head Injuries and Subsequent Changes in Impulse Control and Delinquency. Journal of Criminal Justice, 56, 70-80.

2017

Barnes, J.C., Sarah El Sayed, Michael TenEyck*, Joseph L. Nedelec, Eric J. Connolly, Joseph A. Schwartz, Brian B. Boutwell, John P. Wright, & Kevin M. Beaver (2017). Estimating Relative Stability in Developmental Research: A Critique of Modern Approaches and a Novel Method. Journal of Quantitative Criminology, 33(2), 319-346.

Connolly, Eric J., Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, Fathiyah H. Alqurashi, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Kevin M. Beaver (2017). Identifying Latent Classes of Antisocial Behavior among Youth from Saudi Arabia: An Assessment of the Co-Occurrence between Aggression, Psychopathy, Self-Control, and Delinquent Behavior. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 15(3), 219-239.

Schoepfer, Andrea, Michael Baglivio, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2017). Juvenile Hybrid White-Collar Delinquency: An Empirical Examination of Various Frauds. Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society, 18(2), 21-38.

Schwartz, Joseph A. (2017). Long-term Physical Health Consequences of Perceived Inequality: Results from a Twin Comparison Design.  Social Science & Medicine, 187, 184-192.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, Fathiyah H. Alqurashi, Eric J. Connolly, & Kevin M. Beaver (2017). Internalizing and Externalizing Problems in Parenting Behavior: Results from a Saudi Arabian Sample of Adults.  International Journal of Social Welfare, 26(3), 263-275.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Eric J. Connolly, & Jonathan R. Brauer (2017). Head Injuries and Changes in Delinquency from Adolescence to Emerging Adulthood: The Importance of Self-Control as a Mediating Influence.  Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 54(6), 869-90.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Eric J. Connolly, Joseph L. Nedelec, & Kevin M. Beaver (2017). Genetic Contributions to the Nonlinear Association between Self-Control and Offending: Examining Changes in Heritability across the Distribution. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 44(9), 1163-1182.

Schwartz, Joseph A., & Jill Portnoy (2017). Lower Catecholamine Activity is Associated with Greater Levels of Anger. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 120, 33-41.

2016

Barnes, J.C., Kevin M. Beaver, Eric J. Connolly, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2016). Identifying the “Truly Disadvantaged”: A Comprehensive Biosocial Approach. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 40(3), 213-223.

Beaver, Kevin M., Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, Fathiyah H. Alqurashi, Eric J. Connolly, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2016). The Association between Psychopathic Personality Traits and Victimization and Exposure to Violence in a Sample of Saudi Arabian Youth. Psychiatric Quarterly, 16(2), 217-228.

Beaver, Kevin M., Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, Fathiyah H. Alqurashi, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Eric J. Connolly (2016). The Effects of Low Self-Control and Delinquent Peers on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drug Use in a Sample of Saudi Arabian Youth. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 60(13), 1569-1587.

Beaver, Kevin M., Eric J. Connolly, Joseph A. Schwartz, Brian B. Boutwell, J.C. Barnes, & Joseph L. Nedelec (2016). Sexual Orientation and Involvement in Nonviolent and Violent Behaviors: Findings from a Longitudinal Sample of Males and Females. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 45:1759–1769.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph A. Schwartz, J.C. Barnes, Joseph L. Nedelec, John P. Wright, Brian B. Boutwell, & Eric J. Connolly (2016). Genetic and Environmental Influences on being Expelled and Suspended from School. Personality and Individual Differences, 90, 214-218.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph A. Schwartz, Eric J. Connolly, Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, J. C. Barnes, & Brian B. Boutwell (2016). Intelligence and Early Life Mortality: Findings from a Longitudinal Sample of Youth. Death Studies, 40(5), 298-304.

Schwartz, Joseph A. (2016). Biosocial prevention science: A synthesis of two interrelated perspectives. Criminology and Public Policy, 15(3), 1-5.

Schwartz, Joseph A. & Kevin M. Beaver (2016). Revisiting the Association between Television Viewing in Adolescence and Contact with the Criminal Justice System in Adulthood. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 31(14), 2387-2411.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Eric J. Connolly, Kevin M. Beaver, Joseph L. Nedelec, & Michael G. Vaughn (2016). Proposing a Pedigree Risk Measurement Strategy: Capturing the Intergenerational Transmission of Antisocial Behavior in a Nationally Representative Sample of Adults. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 18(6), 772-784.

Woodley, Michael A., Joseph A. Schwartz, & Kevin M. Beaver (2016). How Cognitive Genetic Factors Influence Fertility Outcomes: A Mediational SEM Analysis. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 19(6), 628-637.

2015

Beaver, Kevin M., J.C. Barnes, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Brian B. Boutwell (2015). Enlisting in the Military: The Influential Role of Genetic Factors. SAGE Open, 5(1), 1-8.

Beaver, Kevin M., Eric J. Connolly, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2015). Being a Skilled Fighter is Influenced by Height and Bulk. Journal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology, 1(4), 434-446.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph A. Schwartz, Eric J. Connolly, Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, & Ahmed N. Kobeisy (2015). The role of parenting in the prediction of criminal involvement: Findings from a nationally representative sample of adopted youth. Developmental Psychology, 51(3), 301-308.

Connolly, Eric J., Joseph A. Schwartz, Joseph L. Nedelec, Kevin M. Beaver, & J.C. Barnes (2015). Different Slopes for Different Folks: Evaluating the Underlying Influences on Individual Differences in Growth in Delinquent Peer Association and Delinquency during Adolescence. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 44(7), 1413-1427.

Schwartz, Joseph A. (2015). Socioeconomic Status as a Moderator of the Genetic and Shared Environmental Influence on IQ: A Multilevel Behavior Genetic Approach. Intelligence, 52: 80-89.

Schwartz, Joseph A. & Kevin M. Beaver (2015). A Partial Test of Moffitt’s Developmental Taxonomy: Examining the Role of Genetic Risk. Justice Quarterly, 32(5), 768-791.

Schwartz, Joseph A. & Kevin M. Beaver (2015). Making (Up) the Grade? Estimating the Genetic and Environmental Influences of Inflating Self-Reported Measures of GPA. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 44(5), 1125-1138.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Kevin M. Beaver, & J.C. Barnes (2015). An Examination of Mental Health and Violence among a Nationally Representative Sample of College Students from the United States. PLOS ONE, 10(10), e0138914.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Jukka Savolainen, Mikko Aaltonen, Marko Merikukka, Reija Paananen, & Mika Gissler (2015). Intelligence and Criminal Behavior in a Total Birth Cohort: An Examination of Functional Form, Dimensions of Intelligence, and the Nature of Offending. Intelligence, 51, 109-118.

Wright, John Paul, J.C. Barnes, Brian B. Boutwell, Joseph A. Schwartz, Eric J. Connolly, Joseph L. Nedelec, & Kevin M. Beaver (2015). Mathematical Proof is Not Minutiae and Irreducible Complexity is Not a Theory: A Final Response to Burt and Simons and a Call to Criminologists. Criminology, 53(1), 113-120.

2014

Barnes, J.C., John Paul Wright, Brian B. Boutwell, Joseph A. Schwartz, Eric J. Connolly, & Joseph L. Nedelec (2014). Demonstrating the Validity of Twin Research in Criminology. Criminology, 52(4), 588-626.

Beaver, Kevin M., Christan da Silva Costa, Ana Paula Poersch, Michelle Cristina Freddi, Mônica Celis Stelmach, Eric J. Connolly, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2014). Psychopathic Personality Traits and their Influence on Parenting Quality: Results from a Nationally Representative Sample of Americans.  Psychiatric Quarterly, 85(4), 497-511.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph A. Schwartz, Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, Ahmed Nezar Kobeisy, Curtis S. Dunkel, & Dimitri van der Linden (2014). A closer Look at the Role of Parenting-Related Influences on Verbal Intelligence over the Life Course: Results from an Adoption-Based Research Design. Intelligence, 46: 179-187.

Beaver, Kevin M., Brian B. Boutwell, J.C. Barnes, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Eric J. Connolly (2014). A Quantitative Genetic Analysis of the Associations among Language Skills, Peer Interactions, and Behavioral Problems in Childhood: Results from a Sample of Twins. Merrill Palmer Quarterly, 60(2), 142-167.

Schwartz, Joseph A. & Kevin M. Beaver (2014). Exploring Whether Genetic Differences between Siblings Explain Sibling Differences in Criminal Justice Outcomes. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55(1), 90-103.

Schwartz, Joseph A. & Kevin M. Beaver (2014). A Biosocial Examination of Missingness in Criminological Research. Journal of Criminal Justice, 42(6),452-461.

Schwartz, Joseph A., Meghan W. Rowland, & Kevin M. Beaver (2014). A Genetically Informed Test of Cholesterol Levels and Self-Control, Depressive Symptoms, Antisocial Behavior, and Neuroticism. Journal of Affective Disorders.  164(1), 139-147.

2013

Beaver, Kevin M., Eric J. Connolly, Joseph A. Schwartz, Mohammed S. Al-Ghamdi, & Ahmed N. Kobeisy (2013). Genetic and Environmental Contributions to Stability and Change in Levels of Self-Control. Journal of Criminal Justice, 45(5), 300-308.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph A. Schwartz, Eric J. Connolly, Joseph L. Nedelec, Mohammed Said Al-Ghamdi, & Ahmed N. Kobeisy (2013). The Genetic and Environmental Architecture to the Stability of IQ: Results from Two Independent Samples of Kinship Pairs. Intelligence, 41(5), 428-438.

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph A. Schwartz, Joseph L. Nedelec, Eric J. Connolly, Brian B. Boutwell, & J.C. Barnes (2013). Intelligence is Associated with Criminal Justice Processing: Arrest through Incarceration.  Intelligence, 41(5), 277-288.

Schwartz, Joseph A., & Kevin M. Beaver (2013). Examining the Effects of Dopamine Genes on Verbal IQ within and between Families.  Journal of Neural Transmission, 120(3), 477-486.

Schwartz, Joseph A., & Kevin M. Beaver (2013). Serious Fighting-Related Injuries Produce a Significant Reduction in Intelligence. Journal of Adolescent Health, 53(4),520-525.

2012

Beaver, Kevin M., Joseph L. Nedelec, Meghan W. Rowland, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2012). Genetic Risk for Antisocial Behaviors and ADHD Symptomatology: Findings from an Adoption-Based Study. Child Development and Human Behavior, 43(2), 293-305.

Nedelec, Joseph L., Joseph A. Schwartz, Eric J. Connolly, & Kevin M. Beaver (2012). Exploring the Association between IQ and Differential Life Outcomes: Results from a Longitudinal Sample of Monozygotic Twins. Temas em Psychologia, 20(1), 31-44.

Rowland, Meghan W., Joseph A. Schwartz, Joseph L. Nedelec, & Kevin M. Beaver (2012). Social Bias and the Development of Self-Control: Results from a Longitudinal Study of Children and Adolescents. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 57(5), 557-577.

2011

Beaver, Kevin M., J. C. Barnes, Joshua S. May, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2011). Psychopathy, Genetic Risk, and Gene-Environment Correlations. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 38(9), 896-912.

Beaver, Kevin M., Meghan W. Rowland, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Joseph L. Nedelec (2011). The Genetic Origins of Psychopathic Traits in Adult Males and Females: Results from an Adoption-Based Study. Journal of Criminal Justice, 39(5), 426-432.

Bichler, Gisela, Carlena Orosco, & Joseph A. Schwartz (2011). Take the Car Keys Away: Urban Structure and the Long Road to Delinquency. Journal of Criminal Justice, 40(1), 83-93. 

Schwartz, Joseph A., & Kevin M. Beaver (2011). Evidence of a Gene × Environment Interaction between Perceived Prejudice and MAOA Genotype in the Prediction of Criminal Arrests. Journal of Criminal Justice, 39(5), 378-384.

2010

Bichler, Gisela, Joseph A. Schwartz, & Carlena Orosco (2010). Assessing Subgroup Travel Variability with Segmented Non-Linear Regression. Crime Patterns and Analysis, 3(1), 14-37.