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Roger G. Dunham, Ph.D.

PROFESSOR OF SOCIOLOGY
CHAIR, SOCIOLOGY DEPARTMENT

Merrick Building, Room 121J
rgdunham@miami.edu
(305) 284-6170

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                                                      Last Updated On:  January 2017


EDUCATION
  • Ph.D., Sociology, Washington State University, 1977

  • M.A., Sociology, Washington State University, 1975

  • B.A., Sociology, University of Washington, 1969


PRIMARY DEPARTMENT
  • Sociology


RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Police decision-making, police use of force, racial profiling by police, juvenile delinquency, deviance theories


RECENT COURSES TAUGHT
  • SOC 370 Juvenile Delinquency

  • SOC 372 Police and Community

  • SOC 470 Theories of Deviance

  • SOC 675 Criminological Theories


RECENT COURSE EVALUATIONS
  • Fall 2012

  • Spring 2012

  • Fall 2011

  • Spring 2011


SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Alpert, G.P., R.G. Dunham and M. Stroshine. Policing: Continuity and Change. 2nd Edition, Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, 2015.

  • Dunham, R.G. and G.P. Alpert (eds.). Critical Issues in Policing: Contemporary Readings. Seventh Edition, Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, 2015. 

  • Dunham, Roger and Nick Petersen.  "Making Black Lives Matter: Evidence-Based Policies for Reducing Bias in Use of Deadly Force." Criminology & Public Policy. Vol. 16, No. 1 (2017).

  • Dunham, Roger and Ana Maria Lobos. "Delinquency and Drug Use in the U.S." (pp. 102-120) in Marten W. Brienen and Jonathan D. Rosen.  Editors, A Time for Change: New Approaches to Drug Policies.  Palgrave Macmillan Publishing Company, 2015.

  • Dunham, R.G. and G.P. Alpert.  "The Foundation of the Police Role in Society." (Ch. 1) in Roger Dunham and Geoffrey (eds.), Critical Issues in Policing: Contemporary Readings. Seventh Edition, Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, 2015.