Dr. Larry Stokes

Dr. Larry Stokes

Title: Associate Professor
Department: Social and Behavioral Sciences
Discipline: Sociology
Office: Social Sciences Building Rm. 205
Phone: 912.358.3223
Fax: 912.358.3724
Email: stokesl@savannahstate.edu

Biography

Married to Tammy Stokes, and two daughters: Kendall and McKenzie Stokes.

Research Interests

Law enforcement Issues, social policy and diversity issues in the criminal justice system.

Education

PhD, Sociology - Howard University
MS, Criminal Justice - University of Tennessee atChattanooga
BS, Criminal Justice - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Awards & Honors

Name: • Living Legion Award, Student Government Association , 2005
Date: 1/1/2014


Name: • Certificate of Appreciation, Public Safety Task Force, 2005
Date: 1/1/2014


Name: UC Foundation Professor 1996
Organization: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Date: 1/1/2014


Name: Tenured 2004
Organization: Savannah State University
Date: 1/1/2014


Name: Teacher of Year 1998
Organization: UT Chattanooga's Student Government Association
Date: 1/1/2014


Name: Certificate of Appreciation, Mayor's Public Safety Task Force
Organization: Mayor of Savannah
Date: 1/1/2005
To assist, study and offer inputing on decreasing the crime rate in the city of Savannah.

Publications

Title: Legislative and Court Decisions That Promulgated Racial Profiling: A Sociohistorical Perspective
Publication Date: 8/1/2007
Publisher: Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice
Volume: 23
Issue: 3
Page Number: 263-275
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Larry D. Stokes,

Title: Risky Behavior of Upward Bound and High School Students
Publication Date: 1/1/2001
Publisher: Journal of Educational Opportunity
Volume: 18
Page Number: 75-90
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Larry Donnell Stokes,

Title: Affirmative Action and Selective Minority Group Representation on Police Forces
Publication Date: 1/1/1996
Publisher: Journal of Criminal Justice
Volume: 24
Page Number: 29-38
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Larry Donnell Stokes,

Title: Black Homicide in a Mid-Size Southern City: 1980-89
Publication Date: 1/1/1993
Publisher: The American Journal of Criminal Jusitice
Volume: 17
Issue: 2
Page Number: 61-72
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Larry Donnell Stokes,

Title: Affirmative Action Policy Standards & Employment of African Americans in Police Departments
Publication Date: 1/1/1993
Publisher: The Western Journal of Black Studies
Volume: 17
Page Number: 135-142
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Larry Donnell Stokes,