Date of Award
Master of Science (MS)
Sixty-nine students at Fort Hays State University participated, as subjects, in a magnitude scaling experiment which investigated their perceptions of the severity of various crimes when the offender characteristics of age, race, and sex were varied.
Copyright 1994 John R. Brethour, Jr.
Brethour, John R., Jr., "Perceptions of Crime Severity as a Function of Offender Race, Age, and Gender" (1994). Master's Theses. 2439.