- David Lopez
Office Location: SN 312
Office Phone: 677-3591
- Ph.D. Michigan State University, Sociology, May 1996.
- M.A. Oakland University, Sociology, August 1987.
- B.A. University of California, Psychology, Santa Barbara, June 1981.
Selected Publications and Presentations
“Asian Gang Homicides and Weapons: Criminalistics and Criminology.” Journal of Gang Research 13(4):15-29.
“Goth and Industrial Cultures: Differential Interpretations” (with Karith A. Meyers). 2005.Popular Culture Review 16(1)77-95.
“Gang Membership and Acculturation: ARSMA-II and Choloization” (with Patricia O’Donnell Brummett). Crime & Delinquency 49:627-642, 2003.
The Latino Experience in Omaha: A Visual Essay. Lewiston: Mellen Press. 2001 (Book).
“Latino/a Substance Abuse/Dependency: A Question of Assimilation?” (with Ed A. Munoz). Latino Studies Journal 11:50-69. 2000.
“Misdemeanor Sentencing Decisions: The Cumulative Disadvantage Effect of Gringo Justice.” (with Ed A. Munoz and Eric Stewart). Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences 20:298-319. 1998.
“Saving Private Atzlan: Preserving the Heritage of Latino Service in Wartime.” Dialogo. 1:7-10. 2000.
Research and Interests
Gang supression, subcultures, social control, power.