Publications

PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES

Jones, Melissa S., Meredith G. F. Worthen, Susan F. Sharp, and David A McLeod. 2018. “Life as She Knows it: The Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Intimate Partner Violence Among Women Prisoners Child Abuse & Neglect.

Jones, Melissa S., Susan F. Sharp, and Meredith G. F. Worthen. 2018. “Broken Hearts and Battered Lives: Adverse and Abusive Life Histories and Externalized Responses to Anger as Pathways to Illicit Drug Use Among Incarcerated Women” Women & Criminal Justice.

Jones, Melissa S., Meredith G. F. Worthen, Susan F. Sharp, and David A. McLeod. 2017.“Bruised Inside Out: The Adverse and Abusive Life Histories of Incarcerated Women as Pathways to PTSD and Illicit Drug Use.” Justice Quarterly

BOOK CHAPTER

Jones, Melissa S. 2016. “Sex Crimes Against Children.” Pp. 384-399 in Sexual Deviance and Society: A Sociological Examination by Meredith G. F. Worthen, London: Routledge.

REPORT

Sharp, Susan F., Melissa S. Jones, and David. A. McLeod. 2014. “Oklahoma Study of Incarcerated Mothers and Their Children.” Oklahoma Commission on Children and Youth.

ENCYCLOPEDIA ENTRY

Jones, Melissa S. “Gang Rape.” Forthcoming in The Encyclopedia of Women and Crime, edited by Frances P. Bernat and Kelly Frailing. Wiley Publishing.

Citations

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