Kevin M Carlsmith

Summary

Affiliation: Colgate University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The function of punishment in the "civil" commitment of sexually violent predators
    Kevin M Carlsmith
    Department of Psychology, Colgate University, 13 Oak Drive, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
    Behav Sci Law 25:437-48. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The paradoxical consequences of revenge
    Kevin M Carlsmith
    Department of Psychology, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1316-24. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Why do we punish? Deterrence and just deserts as motives for punishment
    Kevin M Carlsmith
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 83:284-99. 2002

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint The function of punishment in the "civil" commitment of sexually violent predators
    Kevin M Carlsmith
    Department of Psychology, Colgate University, 13 Oak Drive, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
    Behav Sci Law 25:437-48. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Kansas v. Hendricks (1997) on the constitutionality of civil commitment laws for sexually violent predators...
  2. doi request reprint The paradoxical consequences of revenge
    Kevin M Carlsmith
    Department of Psychology, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1316-24. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Why do we punish? Deterrence and just deserts as motives for punishment
    Kevin M Carlsmith
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 83:284-99. 2002
    ..Study 3 (N = 351) revealed that despite strongly stated preferences for deterrence theory, individual sentencing decisions seemed driven exclusively by just deserts concerns...