Department of Sociology & Criminology

Dr. Sandra Bell, Associate Professor, Full-Time Faculty - Profile

Recent Pubications

Young Offenders and Youth Justice: A Century after the Fact, 4th Edition (2011) Toronto: Nelson Thomson Learning

"Lessons from the History of Youth Justice Law Reform" Society Record Vol 27(3) July 2009

Crime Statistics and the "Girl Problem", in B. Schissel and C. Brooks (eds) Marginality and Condemnation: An Introduction to Critical Criminology 2nd edition (2008) Halifax: Fernwood

"Epistemology and Politics: The Rise and Fall of an Interdisciplinary Program" (co-authors Mary Delaney, Jane Gordon, Audrey MacNevin) International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Volume 3, Issue 8, pp.71-80.

Young Offenders and Youth Justice: A Century after the Fact, 3rd Edition (2006) Toronto: Nelson Thomson Learning

Young Offenders and Juvenile Justice: A Century after the Fact, Second Edition (2002) Toronto: Nelson Thomson Learning 

“Crime Statistics and the “Girl Problem”. In B. Schissel and C. Brooks (eds) Marginality and Condemnation: An Introduction to Critical Criminology 2nd edition (2007) Halifax: Fernwood.

“The Complexities of Negotiating Power under Conditions of Chronic Illness”, in M. K. Owen (ed) Women with Chronic Illness, ( coauthor - M.Delaney) (2007) Women's Press/Canadian Scholars Press.

“Girls in Trouble” in B. Schissel and C. Brooks (eds) Marginality and Condemnation: An Introduction to Critical Criminology (2002) Halifax: Fernwood.

“Collaborating Across Difference: From Theory and Rhetoric to the Reality of Coalition Building”. in J. Bystydzienski and S. Schacht (eds) Forging Radical Alliances Across Difference: Coalition Politics for the New Millennium (coauthor - M. Delaney) (2001) Roman and Littlefield.

Delinquency in an International Perspective: The International Self-reported Delinquency Study (ISRD) by Josine Junger-Tas, Ineke Haen Marshall, and Denis Ribeaud, (2003) Published by Criminal Justice Press, Monsey, New York, USA and Kugler Publications, the Hague, the Netherlands. in International Journal of Comparative Criminology (2004).


Course Listing

  • Criminology (CRM) 2302.1B - Criminal Statistics
  • Criminology (CRM) 3312.0A - Young Offenders and Juvenile Justice
  • Criminology (CRM) 4402.2 - Issues in Juvenile Justice
  • Criminology (CRM) 6615.0 - Thesis Research
  • Sociology (SOC) 3359.0A - Young Offenders and Juvenile Justice
  • Sociology (SOC) 4404.2 - Issues in Juvenile Justice