Dee Wood Harper

Professor Emeritus

Loyola University New Orleans

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Dee Wood Harper is Professor Emeritus of sociology and criminology and justice at Loyola University New Orleans. He has published on crime and disaster since 2005 and is coeditor of and author or coauthor of several chapters in all three editions of the book Crime and Criminal Justice in Disaster. In his 50-year career, his research interests and publications have ranged widely and include but are not limited to tourist robbery, the death penalty, and homicide followed by suicide. He has authored or coauthored over 60 journal articles and book chapters and 11 books, with one more forthcoming.