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Francis T. Cullen is distinguished research professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati, where he also holds a joint appointment in sociology. He received a Ph.D. (1979) in sociology and education from Columbia University. He has published more than 200 works in the areas of crime and deviance theory, corrections, white-collar crime, public opinion, and the measurement of sexual victimization. He is author of Rethinking Crime and Deviance Theory: The Emergence of a Structuring Tradition and is co-author of Reaffirming Rehabilitation, Corporate Crime Under Attack: The Ford Pinto Case and Beyond, Criminology, Combating Corporate Crime: Local Prosecutors at Work, and three previous editions of Criminological Theory: Context and Consequences. He also is coeditor of Contemporary Criminological Theory, Offender Rehabilitation: Effective Correctional Intervention, Criminological Theory: Past to Present—Essential Readings (three editions), and Taking Stock: The Status of Criminological Theory. In addition, he is a past president of the American Society of Criminology and of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.