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John Hagan

John Hagan is a Research Professor at the American Bar Foundation and John D. MacArthur Professor of Sociology and Law at Northwestern University.  His recent research is on international criminal law, crime and justice in Chicago, and mass parental incarceration in America.  He has received the Stockholm Prize in Criminology, the Edwin Sutherland and Harry J. Kalven Awards, and is an elected member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.  In 2015, Cambridge University Press published the third in a trilogy of monographs that Hagan has lead authored on Justice in the Balkans, Darfur and the Crime of Genocide, and Iraq and the Crimes of Aggressive War.  Hagan is a former President of the American Society of Criminology and has received the Guggenheim, German Marshall Fund, C. Wright Mills, and a number of other distinguished scholarly awards.  His most recent article is A Dual-Process Theory of Racial Isolation, Legal Cynicism, and Reported Crime,” co-authored with Bill McCarthy, Dan Herda, and Andrea Chandrasekher, and is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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