Dr. Hillary Potter



University of Colorado Boulder

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  • Hillary Potter. 2013. “Intersectional Criminology: Interrogating Identity and Power in Criminological Research and Theory.” Critical Criminology 21(3):305-318.

  • Hillary Potter and Devon Thacker Thomas. 2012. “‘We Told You That’s How They Are’: Responses to White Women in Abusive Intimate Relationships with Men of Color.” Deviant Behavior 33(6):469-491.

  • Hillary Potter, George E. Higgins, and Shaun L. Gabbidon. 2011. “The Influence of Gender, Race/Ethnicity, and Faculty Perceptions on Scholarly Productivity in Criminology/Criminal Justice.” Journal of Criminal Justice Education 22(1):84-101.
  • Shaun L. Gabbidon, George E. Higgins, and Hillary Potter. 2011. “Race, Gender, and the Perception of Recently Experiencing Unfair Treatment by the Police: Exploratory Results from an All-Black Sample.” Criminal Justice Review 36(1):5-21.
  • Hillary Potter. 2010. “‘I Don’t Think a Cop Has Ever Asked Me if I Was OK’: Battered Women’s Experiences with Police Intervention.” Pp. 219-242 in Female Victims of Crime: Reality Reconsidered edited by Venessa Garcia and Janice E. Clifford. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Hillary Potter. 2009. “Reflections of a Black Feminist Criminologist.” Pp. 23-38 in Critical Voices in Criminology edited by Chris Powell. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
  • Hillary Potter. 2007. “Battered Black Women’s Use of Religion and Spirituality for Assistance in Leaving Abusive Relationships.” Violence Against Women 13(3):262-284.
  • Hillary Potter. 2007. “The Need for a Multi-Faceted Response to Intimate Partner Abuse Perpetrated by African Americans.” Criminology and Public Policy 6(2):367-376.
  • Hillary Potter. 2007. “Reframing Crime in a Disaster: Perceptions, Reality, and Criminalization of Survival Tactics among African Americans in the Aftermath of Katrina.” Pp. 51-65 in Racing the Storm: Racial Implications and Lessons Learned from Hurricane Katrina edited by Hillary Potter. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
  • Stephanie Hindson, Hillary Potter, and Michael Radelet. 2006. “Race, Gender, Region and Death Sentencing in Colorado, 1980-1999.” University of Colorado Law Review 77(3):549-599.
  • Hillary Potter. 2006. “An Argument for Black Feminist Criminology: Understanding African American Women’s Experiences with Intimate Partner Abuse Using an Integrated Approach.” Feminist Criminology 1(2):106-124.
  • Reprinted 2012. Pp. 53-66 in Girls, Women, and Crime: Selected Readings (Second Edition) edited by Meda Chesney-Lind and Lisa J. Pasko. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Reprinted 2011. In Feminist Theories of Crime edited by Meda Chesney-Lind and Merry Morash. Surrey, UK: Ashgate Publications.
  • Reprinted 2008. Pp. 386-391in Crime: Readings (Third Edition) edited by Robert D. Crutchfield, Charis E. Kubrin, George S. Bridges, and Joseph G. Weis. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.