Simons, L.G., Wickrama, K.A.S., Lee, T.K., Landers-Potts, M., Cutrona, C. & Conger, R. (in press). Testing family stress and family investment explanations for conduct problems among African American adolescents. Journal of Marriage and Family.
Simons, L.G., Simons, R.L., Landor, A.M., Bryant, C.M. & Beach, S.R.H. (2014). Identifying links between childhood parenting experiences and adult romantic relationships. Journal of Family Psychology, 28, 368-379.
Simons, L.G., Su, X. and Simons, R.L. (2013). Consequences of corporal punishment for African Americans: The importance of context and outcome. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 42, 1273-1285.
Simons, L.G., Burt, C.H., & Tambling, R. (2013). Identifying mediators for the influence of family factors on risky sexual behavior. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 22: 460-470.
Simons, L.G., Simons, R.L., Lei, M. K., Fincham, F., & Hancock, D.L. (2012). Parental warmth amplifies the effect of parental hostility on dating violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence,13: 2603-2626.
Simons, L.G., Simons, R.L., Lei, M.K., Sutton, T.E. (2012). Exposure to harsh parenting and pornography as explanations for males’ sexual coercion and females’ sexual victimization. Violence and Victims, 3: 378-395.
Simons, L.G. (2010). Families and Crime. In J.M. Miller (Ed.), 21st Century Criminology (pp. 66-76). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Simons, L.G., Burt, C.H., & Peterson, F.R. (2009). The effect of religiosity on risky sexual behaviors among college students. Deviant Behavior, 30: 467-485.
Granberg, E., Simons, L.G., & Simons, R.L. (2009). Body size and self-image among adolescent African American girls: The moderating influence of family socialization.Youth and Society, 41: 256-277.
Simons, L. G. & Burt, C.H., & Simons, R.L. (2008). A test of explanations for the effect of harsh parenting on the perpetration of dating violence and sexual coercion among college males.Violence and Victims, 23: 66-82.
Simons, L. G., Granberg, E., Chen, Y., Simons, R.L., Conger, R.D., Brody, G.H., & Murry, V.M. (2008). Differences between European Americans and African Americans in the association between child obesity and disrupted parenting. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 39: 589-610.
Simons, L. G. & Conger, R.D. (2007). Linking gender differences in parenting to a typology of family parenting styles and adolescent developmental outcomes. Journal of Family Issues, 28: 212-241.
Simons, L. G., Chen, Y., Simons, R.L., Cutrona C., & Brody, G.H. (2006). Parental behavior and child conduct problems in different types of households. Journal of Family Issues, 27: 777-802.
Simons, R. L., Simons, L.G., & Wallace, L. (2005). Families, Delinquency & Crime: Linking Society’s Most Basic Institution to Antisocial Behavior. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Simons, L. G., Simons, R.L., Lin, K. & Conger, R.D. (2004). Identifying the mechanisms whereby family religiosity influences the probability of adolescent antisocial behavior. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 35: 547-63.
Simons, L. G., Simons, R. L., Conger, R.D. & Brody, G.H. (2003). Collective socialization and child conduct problems: A multi-level analysis with African Americans. Youth and Society, 35: 267-292.