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Gordon P. Waldo

Gordon P. Waldo

Professor Emeritus
315D Eppes Hall
gwaldo@fsu.edu

Education

Ph.D. 1967, Ohio State University; Sociology
M.A. 1965, Ohio State University; Sociology
B.A. 1960, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Psychology

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Introduction to Research Methods in Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Statistics in Criminal Justice
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Corrections
  • Criminal and Delinquent Behavior
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Research Methods in Sociology
  • Introduction to Statistics in Sociology
  • Social Problems
  • Sociology of Deviance
  • Proseminar in Criminology
  • Law and Society
  • Epidemiology of Crime
  • Measurement Problems in the Study of Crime
  • Typologies of Crime and Criminal Careers
  • Prevention of Crime and Delinquency
  • Advanced Law and Social Control
  • Seminar on the Relationship Between Drugs and Violence
  • Seminar on the Death Penalty
  • International Crime and Control
  • Evaluation Research
  • Basic Research Methods
  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Applied Statistics

Research Interests

  • Research methods
  • Law and social control
  • Corrections
  • Delinquency
  • Juvenile justice

Select Publications

  • Waldo, Gordon and Ray Paternoster. “Tinkering With the Machinery of Death: Failure of a Social Experiment.” Punishment and Social Control (enlarged second edition), edited by Thomas G. Blomberg and Stanley Cohen. New York, Aldine De Gruyter, 2003:311-352.
  • Waldo, Gordon, Thomas G. Blomberg, and Deborah Chester. 2002. “Assessment of the Program Implementation of Comprehensive Victim Services in a One-Stop Location.” International Review of Victimology 9:149-174.
  • Waldo, Gordon, Thomas G. Blomberg, and Mark R. Yeisley. 2001. “Data-Driven Juvenile Justice Education.” National Juvenile Detention Association , Richmond, Kentucky.
  • Waldo, Gordon and Thomas G. Blomberg. June 2002. “Evaluation Research, Policy and Politics.” Evaluation Review 26(3):340-351.
  • Waldo, Gordon, Aline Major, Deborah Chester, Ranee McEntire, and Thomas G. Blomberg. June 2002. “Pre-Post and Longitudinal Evaluation of Juvenile Justice Education.” Evaluation Review 26(3):301-321.
  • Waldo, Gordon and Thomas G. Blomberg. June 2002. “Integrating Research, Policy and Practice in Juvenile Justice Education.” Evaluation Review 26(3):241-250.
  • Waldo, Gordon and Thomas G. Blomberg. June 2002. “Implementing an Evaluation Research and Accountability-Driven System for Juvenile Justice Education in Florida.” Evaluation Review 26(3):239-240.
  • Stahly, Deborah, Gordon Waldo, Mark Yeisley, Christopher Krebs, Ranee McEntire and Thomas G. Blomberg. 2001. “Privatization in Florida Juvenile Justice Education.” in Data-Driven Juvenile Justice Education . Edited by Thomas Blomberg, Gordon Waldo, and Mark Yeisley, National Juvenile Detention Association, Richmond, Kentucky, 2001.
  • Yeisley, Mark, Emily Earp, Gordon Waldo and Thomas G. Blomberg. 2001. “Development and Utilization of a Comprehensive Juvenile Justice Education Database.” in Data-Driven Juvenile Justice Education . Edited by Thomas G. Blomberg, Gordon Waldo, and Mark Yeisley, National Juvenile Detention Association, Richmond, Kentucky.
  • Yeisley, Mark, Emily Earp, Gordon Waldo, and Thomas G. Blomberg. 2001. “Development and Utilization of a Comprehensive Juvenile Justice Education Database.” in Data-Driven Juvenile Justice Education . Edited by Thomas G. Blomberg, Gordon Waldo, and Mark Yeisley, National Juvenile Detention Association, Richmond, Kentucky.
  • Waldo Gordon, and Thomas G. Blomberg. 2001. “Accountability and Assistance in Florida's Juvenile Justice Education.” in Data-Driven Juvenile Justice Education . Edited by Thomas G. Blomberg, Gordon Waldo, and Mark Yeisley, National Juvenile Detention Association, Richmond, Kentucky.
  • Waldo, Gordon and Thomas G. Blomberg. December 2001. “Implementation of Research-Based Best Practices in Juvenile Justice Education.” Corrections Today 63(7):144-147.

Grants

  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: I, $1,185,737, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2000-December 31, 2000.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: II, $200,000, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2000-December 31, 2000.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: I, $1,185,737, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2001-December 31, 2001.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: II, $200,000, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2001-December 31, 2001.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: I, $1,185,737, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2002-December 31, 2002.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: II, $300,000, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2002-December 31, 2002.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: I, $1,185,737, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2003-December 31, 2003.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: II, $400,000, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2003-December 31, 2003.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: I, $1,185,737, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2004-December 31, 2004.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: II, $400,000, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2004-December 31, 2004.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: I, $1,085,737, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2005-December 31, 2005.
  • The Juvenile Justice Educational Enhancement Program: II, $400,000, funded by the Florida Department of Education. January 1, 2005-December 31, 2005.