Student Publications & Presentations
Undergraduate Students:
CJ student names in bold (students were CJ majors, CJ minors)
Chamberlain, J., Rivera, C. & Miller, M.K. (under review). A study of gay parents' perceptions of their parental roles: Implications for policy decisions concerning their legal rights and responsibilities.
Coleman, E.E. & Miller, M.K. (2007). Assessing legal responses to prenatal drug use: Can therapeutic responses produce more positive outcomes than punitive responses? Journal of Law and Health, 20, 35-67.
Gaydon, L.B. & Miller, M.K. (2007). Elders in the justice system: How the system treats elders in trials, during imprisonment, and on death row. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 25, 677-699.
Griffin, T., Miller, M.K., Hoppe, J., Rebideaux, A., & Hammack, R. (2007). A preliminary examination of AMBER Alert's effects. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 18, 378-394.
Miller, M.K. & Dolson, S. (2009). Two studies test the effects of religious hallucinations on perceptions of insanity. In M. T. Evans and E. D. Walker (Eds.) Religion and Psychology. Hauppauge, NY: Nova.
Mathews, G.J. & Miller, M.K. (2006). Video games are detrimental: Review of negative effects of video games. Journal of Psychological Inquiry, 11, 87-89.
Miller, M.K., Flores, D.M., & Pitcher, B.J. (in press). Using Constructivist Self-Development Theory to understand judges' reactions to a courthouse shooting: An exploratory study. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law.
K. Peak and O. Miller, "Gangs: Etiology, Composition, Responses, and Policy Implications." In R. Muraskin and A. R. Roberts (eds.), Visions for Change: Crime and Justice in the 21st Century, 5th ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2008, pp. 55-71.
K. Peak, E. Radli, C. Pearson, and D. Balaam, "Hostage Situations in Detention Settings: Planning and Tactical Considerations," FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin 77(10):1-14 (cover/lead article)
Quinlan, F. & Miller, M.K. (2006). Are video games inherently harmful? Summary of evidence raises doubts. Journal of Psychological Inquiry, 11, 90-92.
Miller, M.K. & Gaydon, L.B. (2007). Elderly defendants. In B. Cutler (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Law. (p. 252).Thousand Oaks CA: Sage.

Graduate Students:
CJ student names in bold (students were CJ majors, CJ minors)
R. F. Brand and Ken Peak, "Assessing Police Training Curriculums: 'Consumer Reports'," The Justice Professional (9)1, Winter 1995, pp. 45-58.
C. Caudill and K. Peak, "Retiring from the `Thin Blue Line': A Need for Formal Preretirement Training (Part Two)," FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin 78(11) (November 2009): 12-18.
C. Caudill and K. Peak, "Retiring from the `Thin Blue Line': A Need for Formal Preretirement Training," FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin 78(10) (October 2009): 1-7.
Hoffman, L. & Miller, M.K. (2009). Inconsistent state court rulings concerning pregnancy-related behaviors. Journal of Law and Health, 22, 279-293.
Jehle, A., Miller, M.K., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2009). The influence of accounts and remorse on mock jurors' judgments of offenders. Law and Human Behavior, 33,393-404
Johnstone, T., & Miller, M.K. (2008). The courts' role in promoting comprehensive justice for pregnant drug and alcohol users. Juvenile and Family Court Journal, 59, 39-54.
Maskaly, J. & Miller, M.K. (under review). Establishing a child custody office: Promoting fairness, legal compliance and psychological stability for children.
Miller, L., & Miller, M.K. (under review). What about the Children? Therapeutic Solutions for Assisting Female Inmates and their Children
Miller, M.K., Maskaly, J., Green, M., & Peoples, C.D. (revise and resubmit). The effects of deliberations and religious alibi on mock jurors' pre- and post-deliberation verdicts. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations
Miller, M.K., Maskaly, J., Peoples, C.D. & Sigillo, A. (under review). The impact of mock jurors' religious characteristics on their verdicts.
K. Peak and J. Penegor, "Police Chief Acquisitions: A Comparison of Internal and External Selections," American Journal of Police, Vol. 11, No. 1, 1992, 17-32.
Peoples, C.D., Sigillo, A., Green, M., Maskaly, J., Miller, M.K. (under review). Friendship and conformity to socially desirable stances: Juror verdict change in a mock jury study
DeArman, S. D. & Miller, M.K. (2009). Predictors of legislative support of the Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act. In M.K. Miller (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives on legal regulation of sexual behavior: Psycho-legal research and analysis. Hauppauge, NY: Nova.
Sanchez, M.H. & Miller, M.K. (2009). Using Therapeutic Jurisprudence to design a special treatment court to address illegal prostitution. In M.K. Miller (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives on legal regulation of sexual behavior: Psycho-legal research and analysis. Hauppauge, NY: Nova.

Publications with previous CRJ students:
K. Peak and J. Hubach, "The World's Oldest Tool for Professional Law Enforcement: Historical and Legal Perspectives on the Police Baton." The Justice Professional, Vol. 7, No. 2 (Winter 1993), 1-22.
K. Peak and Jason W. Peak, "Liquor Wars and the Law: Decisions of the Kansas Supreme Court, 1861 to 1920," Kansas History 29(2) (Summer 2006):84-100; Kansas State Historical Society
K. Peak and Jason Peak, "Sex Offenders," in Violence in America, a 3-volume encyclopedia, Scribner's

Publications resulting from Criminal Justice courses (by non-CJ students) student names in bold:
Armstrong, M., Miller, M.K. & Griffin, T. (under review). Examining the psychology of Crime Control Theater using sex offender registration and notification laws
Brosh, J.E., & Miller, M.K. (2008). Regulating pregnancy behaviors: How the Constitutional rights of minority women are disproportionately compromised. Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law,16,437-457.
Brown, C.S., Miller, M.K., & Griffin, T. (under review). Polygamy raids: An example of Crime Control Theater precipitated by moral panic
Chamberlain, J., & Miller, M.K. (2008). Stress in the courtroom: Call for research. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, 15, 237-250.
Chamberlain, J., Miller, M.K. & Bornstein, B.H. (2008). Legal decisions concerning the rights and responsibilities of gay and lesbian parents: A role for psychologists. Social Issues and Policy Review, 2, 103-126.
Chamberlain, J., Rivera, C. & Miller, M.K. (under review). A study of gay parents' perceptions of their parental roles: Implications for policy decisions concerning their legal rights and responsibilities.
Chavez, H.L., & Miller, M.K. (2009). Religious references in death sentence phases of trials: Two psychological theories that suggest judicial rulings and assumptions may affect jurors. Lewis & Clark Law Review, 13,1037-1083.
Hammond, M., Miller, M.K., & Griffin, T. (accepted pending minor revisions). Safe Haven Laws as Crime Control Theater. Child Abuse and Neglect.
Jehle, A. & Miller, M.K. (2010). The controversial International Marriage Broker Regulation Act of 2005: Protecting the rights and interests of all parties. Contemporary Justice Review, 13,35-41.
Jehle, A., & Miller, M.K. (2005). "Friends" writers offer "creative necessity" argument for sexual harassment: Justification or abuse excuse? DePaul Journal of Art and Entertainment Law, 15, 265-300.
Merz, S.D. & Miller, M.K. (2009). Recent judicial rulings in consensual underage sex cases: Analysis of legal case studies and policy implications. In M.K. Miller (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives on legal regulation of sexual behavior: Psycho-legal research and analysis. Hauppauge, NY: Nova.
Merz, S.D. & Miller, M.K. (2009). Analysis of media portrayals of rape myth acceptances, just world beliefs, and victim-blame. In M.K. Miller (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives on legal regulation of sexual behavior: Psycho-legal research and analysis. Hauppauge, NY: Nova.
Miko, A. & Miller, M.K. (under review). Mandatory influenza vaccinations: An example of Health Promotion Theater
Miller, M.K. & Chamberlain, J. (under review). How religious beliefs and motivations are related to attitudes toward gays and gay rights.
Miller, M.K. & Clinkinbeard, S. S. (2006). Improving the AMBER Alert System: Psychology research and policy recommendations. Law and Psychology Review, 30, 1-21.
Miller, M.K., & Flores, D. (2007). Addressing the problem of courtroom stress. Judicature, 91, 60-69.
Miller, M.K. & Kazmar, M.N. (2007). Psychology research and public opinion do not support proposed changes to the jury system. Hamline Law Review, 30, 285-313.
Padilla, J.B., Miller, M.K., & Broadus, A. (2008). Analysis of Hispanic representation and conceptualization in psychology and law research. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 26, 655-670.
Pettis, C.T. & Miller, M.K. (2007). Promoting breastfeeding through social change. Women's Policy Journal of Harvard, 4, 39-48.
Pettis, C.T. & Miller, M.K. (under review). A social psychological analysis of breastfeeding advertisements and recommendations to make them more effective.
Pettis, C.T. & Miller, M.K. (under review). Analysis of media portrayals of breastfeeding
Reisig, J. & Miller, M.K. (2009). How the social construction of "child abuse" affects immigrant parents: Policy changes that protect children and families. International Journal of Social Inquiry, 2, 17-37.
Sicafuse, L. & Miller, M.K. (under review). Social psychological influences on the popularity of AMBER Alerts: Why the system will be maintained.
Sicafuse, L., & Miller, M.K. (under review). An analysis of public commentary supporting and opposing mandatory HPV vaccination: Should lawmakers trust public sentiment?
Singer, J., Miller, M.K., & Adya, M. (2007). The impact of DNA and other technology on the criminal justice system: Improvements and complications. Albany Law Journal of Science & Technology, 17, 87-125.
Summers, A. & Miller, M.K. (2009). Obscenity is a four letter word. Or is it? An investigation into community standards of obscenity. In M.K. Miller (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives on legal regulation of sexual behavior: Psycho-legal research and analysis. Hauppauge, NY: Nova
Summers, A. & Miller, M.K. (2009). How social sciences can right 35 years worth of obscenity wrongs. Critical Issues in Justice and Politics, 3, 35-58.
Summers, A., Hayward, R.D., & Miller, M.K. (in press). How death qualification systematically excludes jurors based on religious characteristics, justice philosophy, cognitive processing, and demographics. Journal of Applied Social Psychology.
Vargas, J. H., Miller, M.K., & Chamberlain, J. (under review). The parental rights and responsibilities of gay social parents and the general well-being of their children: A mixed methods investigation of judicial rulings.
Weiser, D., & Miller, M.K. (under review). Barack Obama v. Bristol Palin: Why the President's sex education policy wins
Wolff, K. T., & Miller, M.K. (2009). Victim impact statements and execution impact statements: What judges should know about case law and psychology research. Judicature, 92, 148-157.

Student Grants
$1000 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2005), Michele Cannella, funded
$ 880 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2005), Angela Harrell, funded
$1200 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2006), Michael Bogen, funded
$1200 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2006), Elizabeth Coleman, funded
$1080 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2006), Robert Hagar, funded
$2000 Society for the Psychological Study Social Issues (2006), Alayna Jehle, funded (includes $1000 match from Graduate School)
$1500 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2007), Stacy Shamblin, funded
$2000 Society for the Psychological Study Social Issues Grant-in-Aid, (2009), Jon Maskaly, funded (includes $1000 match from Graduate School)
$1200 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2009), Breanna Schlingheyde, funded
$1890 Network of Faculty for Undergraduate Research (2009), Ebeth Palafox, funded

Presentations at professional conferences by CJ students, or students who completed the project in CJ classes. Student names in bold:
Barthe, E., Sandoval, A., Stitt, B. G., Western Social Science Association, Academic, "The Perception and Realities of Campus Crime", Accepted, Western Social Science Association, Reno, NV. (April 14, 2010).
Barthe, E., Mascaly, J., King, K., Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Academic, "Police crackdowns and displacement: an examination of drug offenders by drug type", Accepted, ACJS, Boston. (March 17, 2009).
Barthe, E., Shaw, M., DeArman, S, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Academic, "The role of criminal justice societies", Accepted, ACJS, St. Louis, Missouri. (November 14, 2008).
Leone, M. C., Lopez, P., Barthe, E., American Society of Criminology, Academic, "A Profile of Sex Offenders in Treatment", Accepted, American Society of Criminology, St. Louis, Missouri. (November 14, 2008).
Barthe, E, Elliot, M., Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Academic, "Motel and Crime", Accepted, ACJS, Seattle, WA. (March 15, 2007).
Kaufman, J.A. & Miller, M.K. & Lindsey, S. (2011, March). How race and religion affect parole release decisions of mock parole board members. 4th International Congress on Psychology and Law conference, Miami, FL.
Sanchez, M. & Miller, M.K. (2010, April). Using Therapeutic Jurisprudence to design a special treatment court to address illegal prostitution. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Miller, M.K., Peoples, C.D., Maskaly, J., & Green, M. (2010, April). The effects of deliberations and religious alibi on mock jurors' pre- and post-deliberation verdicts: Does stereotypicality of the crime matter? Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Miller, M.K., & Palafox, E. (2010, April). What does it mean to be on a religious quest? Questism's relationship to parole decisions, religious factors, and justice beliefs. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Miller, M.K. & Dearman, S. (2010, April). A study of predictors of legislative support of the Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Miller, L., & Miller, M.K. (2010, April).What about the children? Therapeutic solutions for assisting female inmates and their children. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Thomas, A.L. & Miller, M.K. (2010, April).Students' emotional reactions and sentence recommendations regarding drug use during pregnancy. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Miko, A., & Miller, M.K. (2010, April). Health Promotion Theater: Mandatory immunizations (coming soon to a hospital near you). Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Sicafuse, L.L. & Miller, M.K. (2010, April). Legal restrictions on procreation: Therapeutic Jurisprudence suggests alternatives that avoid unintended legal, health and gender-based consequences. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Springer, V., & Miller, M.K. (2010, April). The rights and wrongs of wrongful life: Exploring legal, health, and emotional argumentation in judicial decisions and lay opinions. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Vargas, J.H., Miller, M.K., & Chamberlain, J. (2010, April). The rights and responsibilities of gay social parents and the potential implications for children's well-being. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Weiser, D.A. & Miller, M.K. (2010, April). Barack Obama v. Briston Palin: Why the President's sex education policy wins. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Gonzalez, C., Miller, M.K., & Brown, C.S. (2010, April). HIV transmission laws: An example of moral panic and Crime Control Theater. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Armstrong, M.M., Miller, M.K., & Griffin, T. (2010, April). Moral panics that spark legal response: Examining the psychology of crime control theater. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Brown, C.S., Miller, M.K., & Griffin, T. (2010, April). Polygamy raids: An example of crime control theater precipitated by moral panic. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Griffin, T., Miller, M.K. & Hammond, M. (2010, April). Safe Haven laws as crime control theater. Western Social Science Association conference, Reno, NV.
Summers, A., & Miller, M.K. (2010, March). The role of expertise in legal decision making in juvenile dependency cases: Comparing mock jurors to judges. American Psychology-Law Society conference, Vancouver, BC.
Sicafuse, L., Miller, M.K., Weiser, D., & Sigillo, A. (2010, March). Analysis of public commentary supporting and opposing mandatory HPV vaccination: Should lawmakers trust public sentiment? American Psychology-Law Society conference, Vancouver, BC.
Sicafuse, L., & Miller, M.K. 2010, March). The effects of information processing and message quality on attitudes toward the AMBER Alert crime control system. American Psychology-Law Society conference, Vancouver, BC.
Schlingheyde, B. & Miller, M.K. (2010, March). The effects of victim impact statements and execution impact statements on mock jurors' emotions and perceptions of the defendant. American Psychology-Law Society conference, Vancouver, BC.
Sigillo, A., Miller, M.K., & Weiser, D. (2010, January). The effects of political affiliation and religious characteristics on acceptability of IVF for non-traditional women. Society for Personality and Social Psychology.
Miller, M.K. & Chamberlain, J. (2009, October). The relationship between religious characteristics and attitudes toward gays and gay marriage. Society for the Scientific Study of Religion conference, Denver, CO.
Peoples, C.D., Sigillo, A., Green, M., Maskaly, J., Miller, M.K. (2009, August). Friendship and conformity to socially desirable stances: Juror verdict change in a mock jury experiment. Presented at the American Sociological Association conference, San Francisco, CA.
Pettis, C.T., & Miller, M.K. (2009, May). Analysis of media portrayals of breastfeeding on law and policy. Presented at the Law and Society Association conference, Denver, CO.
Sigillo, A. & Miller, M.K. (2009, April). Egg donation from the donor's perspective: Motivation, benefits and satisfaction. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Albuquerque, NM.
Sicafuse, L. & Miller, M.K. (2009, April). Social psychological influences on the popularity of AMBER Alerts: Why the system will be maintained. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Albuquerque, NM.
Miller, M.K., Lindsey, S.D., & Shamblin, S. (2009, March). How a prisoner's religious conversion affects release decisions of actual and mock parole board members. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, San Antonio, TX.
Maskaly, J., Peoples, C.D., Miller, M.K., Sigillo, A., Chavez, H.L., & Green, M. (2009, March). The impact of religious background and beliefs on mock juror verdicts. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, San Antonio, TX.
Miller, M.K., Green, M., Maskaly, J., Peoples,C., Chavez, H.L., & Sigillo, A. (2009, March). The blacksheep effect, leniency bias, and religious prejudice in mock jurors' pre- and post-deliberation verdicts. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, San Antonio, TX.
Chavez, H.L. & Miller, M.K. (2009, March). How religious appeals in death sentence phases of trials may affect jurors: An empirical analysis. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, San Antonio, TX.
Merz, S.D. & Miller, M.K. (2008, May). Perceived victim-choice is related to verdicts, perceptions of the crime, and perceptions of responsibility assigned to defendant and victim. Presented at the American Psychological Society conference, Chicago, IL.
Jehle, A., Miller, M.K., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2008, April). Coerced apologies produce beneficial effects: Implications for the legal system. Presented at the 56th Annual Nebraska Symposium on Motivation. Lincoln, NE.
Shamblin, S.L. & Miller, M.K. (2008, April). The effects of a religious conversion on parole board members' decisions whether to parole a murderer. Presented at the Western Social Science Association conference, Denver, CO.
Miller, M.K., Hayward, R.D., & Summers, A. (2008, March). How death qualification systematically excludes jurors based on religious characteristics, justice philosophy, cognitive processing, and demographics. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
Chamberlain, J. & Miller, M. (2008, March). The rights and responsibilities of gay parents: How do same-sex partners perceive parental roles? Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
Summers, A. & Miller, M.K. (2008, March). An exploratory investigation into community standards of obscenity. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
Jehle, A., Miller, M.K., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2007, November). The influence of accounts and remorse on mock jurors' judgments of offenders. Presented at the Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, New York, NY.
DeArman, S.R. & Miller, M.K. (2007, October). Predictors of legislative support of the child Interstate Abortion Notification Act. Presented at the Western and Pacific Association of Criminal Justice Educators conference, Reno, NV.
Gaydon, L.B. & Miller, M.K. (2007, October). Elders in the justice system: How the system treats elders in trials, during imprisonment and on death row. Presented at the Western and Pacific Association of Criminal Justice Educators conference, Reno, NV.
Hoffman, L. & Miller, M.K. (2007, October). Inconsistent state court rulings concerning pregnancy-related behaviors. Presented at the Western and Pacific Association of Criminal Justice Educators conference, Reno, NV.
Johnstone, T. & Miller, M.K. (2007, October). The courts' role in promoting comprehensive justice for pregnant drug and alcohol users. Presented at the Western and Pacific Association of Criminal Justice Educators conference, Reno, NV.
Miller, M.K., Chamberlain, J., Rivera, C., Maskaly, J., Bray, D., Bogen, M., & Jehle, A. (2007, August). Gay parents' rights: Quantitative and qualitative analysis of legal cases. Presented at the American Psychology Association conference, San Francisco, CA.
Flores, D. & Miller, M.K. (2007, April). An Exploratory study of the sunk cost effect in plaintiff decision-making in medical malpractice claims. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Denver, CO.
Pitcher, B. & Miller, M.K. (2007, February). Using Constructivist Self-development Theory to explain judges' reactions to the shooting of a colleague. Presented at the University of Nevada, Reno Conference for Undergraduate Research, Reno, NV.
Coleman, E. E. & Miller, M.K. (2006, November). The law and the family: When criminal punishment is the wrong answer to social problems. Presented at the American Society of Criminology conference, Los Angeles, CA.
Hagar, R. & Miller, M.K. (2006, November). A delicate balance: Free speech or regulation and protection of children from violent video games? Presented at the American Society of Criminology conference, Los Angeles, CA.
Hernandez, J.J., Miller, M.K. & Solinas, J. (2006, November). Rethinking responses to school bullying: working toward more positive outcomes for victims, bullies and schools. Presented at the American Society of Criminology conference, Los Angeles, CA.
Jehle, A. & Miller, M.K. (2006, November). Mail ordering a bride now requires forfeiting rights to privacy and free speech: Determining a more constitutional approach for the criminal justice system. Presented at the American Society of Criminology conference, Los Angeles, CA.
Miller, M.K. & Kazmar, M. N. (2006, November). The Patriot Act and its affect on the American jury. Presented at the American Society of Criminology conference, Los Angeles, CA.
Singer, J.A., Miller, M.K. & Adya, M. (2006, November). Advances in technology have brought legal improvements and dilemmas. Presented at the American Society of Criminology conference, Los Angeles, CA.
Merz, S. & Miller, M.K. (2006, October). Why is Daddy in prison?: Misapplication of sexual assault laws leads to injustice. Presented at the Western and Pacific Association of Criminal Justice Educators conference, Reno, NV.
Miller, M.K. & Coleman, E. (2006, October). Dealing with pregnant drug users: Punishment or comprehensive justice? Presented at the Western and Pacific Association of Criminal Justice Educators conference, Reno, NV.
Harrell, A. & Miller, M.K. (2006, July). Criminal mommies: How the law has created a new category of criminals. Presented at the Law and Society Association conference, Baltimore, MD.
Jehle, A., Miller, M.K., & Griffin, T. (2006, July). Policy suggestions for protecting society from the effects of prison overcrowding. Presented at the Law and Society Association conference, Baltimore, MD.
Summers, A., Miller, M.K., & Mattas, M. (2006, July). Parental notification of teen abortion: Input from law and psychology can inform the debate. Presented at the Law and Society Association conference, Baltimore, MD.
Pettis, C.T. & Miller, M.K. (2006, June). Improving efforts to increase breastfeeding frequency: Research and policy suggestions. Presented at the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues conference, Long Beach, CA.
Brodish, A.S., Summers, A. & Miller, M.K. (2006, April). From Pac-Man to Grand Theft Auto: The evolution of a videogame hero from 1988-2005. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Park City, UT.
Cannella, M.L., Brodish, A.S., Summers, A., & Miller, M.K. (2006, April). The role of women characters in videogames: Stereotypes, schemata, and media influence. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Park City, UT.
Summers, A., Cannella, M.L., & Miller, M.K. (2006, April). Gender differences in video game characters' roles, appearances, and attire. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Park City, UT.
Jehle, A. & Miller, M.K. (2006, March). The function of social context in sexual harassment determinations: An empirical investigation. Presented at the American Psychology-Law Society conference, St. Petersburg, FL.
Cannella, M. L., Miller, M.K., Flores, D., & Brodish, A. (2005, October). From Ms. Pac-Man to Laura Croft: The evolution of women in video games from 1989 to 2004. Presented at the Organization for the Study of Communication, Language, and Gender conference, Reno, NV.
Jehle, A. & Miller, M.K. (2005, October). The role of gender in determining appropriate workplace communication. Presented at the Organization for the Study of Communication, Language, and Gender conference, Reno, NV.
Jehle, A., Miller, M.K. & Meacham, K. (2005, June). Writers for "Friends" defend sexual behavior as "Creative Necessity:" Should workplace context matter? Presented at the Law and Society Association conference, Las Vegas, NV.
Miller, M.K. & Harrell, A. (2005, June). How the criminal law is used to control men's roles as fathers and sexual partners. Presented at the Law and Society Association conference, Las Vegas, NV.
Conrad, V. & Miller, M.K. (2005, April). Communicating social norms through prosecutions of women who use drugs during pregnancy. Presented at the Graduate Student Association conference, Reno, NV.
Lopez, P., Miller, M.K., Chamberlain, J.C., Jehle, A. (2005, April). Important factors involved in victim reporting: A Nevada study. Presented at the Graduate Student Association conference, Reno, NV.
Cannella, M.L., Miller, M.K., Jehle, A., & Chamberlain, J.C. (2005, April). From the tabloids to the courtroom: How jurors view celebrity defendants in criminal cases. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association conference, Phoenix, AZ.
Griffin, T., Barthe, E., & Weicko, F. (2005). "Juvenile Justice Case Processing in a Western State", Presented at the American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting in Toronto, Ontario.
Griffin, T. & Beatty, C. "Media Construction of Child Abduction" Presented at the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, NV (2004).