Paul D.C. Bones, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


Paul D.C. Bones, Ph.D.

CFO 310


Ph.D., Sociology, University of Oklahoma, 2015
M.A., Sociology, University of Oklahoma, 2011
B.A., Sociology, University of Oklahoma, 2005


Disability and Crime; Environmental Criminology; Rural Crime; Victimology; Stigma and Victimization; College Deviance; Cultural Sociology; Race and Crime; Domestic Terrorism

Latest Articles

Crafting a Sense of Unity: Interest Convergence in Oklahoma City Public Schools
International Sociological Association eSymposium for Sociology (2018)
Paul Bones

Physical and Social Decay: Examining the Effect of Environmental Factors on Heroin Use in Rural and Urban Areas
AMPS Proceedings Series (2018)
Paul DC Bones

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God: An Exploration of Religious Forces on Support for the Death Penalty
Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion (2018)
Paul D.C. Bones, Soheil Sabriseilabi

Broken Neighborhoods: A Hierarchical Spatial Analysis of Police Calls and Disability Concentration in Washington D.C.
Journal of Quantitative Criminology (2015)
P. D. C. Bones, T. L. Hope


Hate and Race
in Hate Crimes: Typology, Motivations, and Victims | Carolina AP (2018)
Paul D. C. Bones

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Criminology
  • American Society of Criminology - Division of Community and Place
  • American Society of Criminology - Division of Women & Crime