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prof. dr. Henk Elffers

About prof. dr. Henk Elffers

Henk Elffers graduated in mathematical statistics at the University of Amsterdam; he fulfilled appointments as statistics consultant at Mathematisch Centrum Amsterdam (CWI), assistant-professor at the Faculty of Geography Utrecht, associate professor methodology of social science at the Law Faculty Erasmus University Rotterdam and professor of psychology of law at the Law Faculty of Antwerp University.

He published on reliability and validity of social science measurement, with an emphasis on self-report methods; multivariate methods; social-psychological models for rule compliance; tax evasion; simulation methods; rational choice; offenders’ location choice; guardianship; the relation judge – general public; displacement of crime.

His research interests focus on quality of criminological data, better conceptualisation of rational choice models for offender decision making in a spatial context, guardianship. He is emeritus professor of empirical research in criminal law enforcement at the Law Faculty of VU University Rotterdam. Next to his NSCR appointment he is emeritus professor of empirical research into criminal law enforcement at VU University Amsterdam and adjoint-lecturer at the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice of Griffith University, QLD.

Henk is a member of the Empirical Legal Studies Cluster, the Criminal Events Cluster, the Spatial-temporal Cluster, the Computational Criminology Cluster and the Technological innovations (CRIME Lab) Cluster.

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2013

Lindegaard, M R; Bernasco, W; Jacques, S; Zevenbergen, B

Posterior gaines and immediate pains. Offender emotions before, during and after robberies Book Chapter

Van Gelder, J -L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M; Nagin, D (Ed.): Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choices and lapses of self-control, pp. 58-76, Routledge, Abingdon, 2013.

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Shalvi, S; Gelder, Van J -L; der Schalk, Van J

Emotional justifications for unethical behavior Book Chapter

Van Gelder, J -L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M; Nagin, D (Ed.): Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choices and lapses of self-control, pp. 179-193, Routledge, Abingdon, 2013.

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Gelder, Van J -L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M

Anticipated and immediate affect in criminal decision making. From anger to shame Book Chapter

Van Gelder, J -L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M; Nagin, D (Ed.): Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choices and lapses of self-control, pp. 161-178, Routledge, Abingdon, 2013.

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Gelder, Van J -L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M; Nagin, D

Introduction: Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choice and lapses in self-control Book Chapter

Van Gelder, J -L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M; Nagin, D (Ed.): Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choices and lapses of self-control, pp. jan-19, Routledge, Abingdon, 2013.

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2006

Elffers, H; Verboon, P; Huisman, W

Preface Book Chapter

Elffers, H; Verboon, P; Huisman, W (Ed.): Managing and maintaining compliance, pp. V-X, Boom Legal Publishers, Den Haag, 2006, (NSCR-2006.74).

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2004

de Keijser, J w; van Koppen, P J

Compensatoir straffen : Over de relatie tussen bewijs, overtuiging en straf. Book Chapter

de Keijser, J w; Elffers, H (Ed.): Het maatschappelijk oordeel van de strafrechter : Wisselwerking tussen rechter en samenleving., pp. 133-183, Boom Juridische Uitgevers., Den Haag, 2004, (NSCR-2004.19).

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Tonry, M

Criminology and criminal justice in Europe. Book Chapter

Bruinsma, G J N; Elffers, H; de Keijser, J w (Ed.): Punishment, places and perpetrators : Developments in criminology and criminal justice research., pp. 21-37, Willan, Cullompton, 2004, (NSCR-2004.33).

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Bruinsma, G J N; Loeber, R

Challenges for criminological and criminal justice research Book Chapter

Bruinsma, G J N; Elffers, H; de Keijser, J w (Ed.): Punishment, places and perpetrators : Developments in criminology and criminal justice research., pp. mrt-20, Willan, Cullompton, 2004, (NSCR-2004.33).

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Weerman, F M

The changing role of delinquent peers in childhood and adolescence : Issues, findings and puzzles. Book Chapter

Bruinsma, G J N; Elffers, H; de Keijser, J w (Ed.): Punishment, places and perpetrators : Developments in criminology and criminal justice research., pp. 279-297, Willan, Cullompton, 2004, (NSCR-2004.33).

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van Koppen, P J; Schalken, T M

Rechterlijke denkpatronen als valkuilen : Over zes grote zaken en derzelver bewijs. Book Chapter

de Keijser, J w; Elffers, H (Ed.): Het maatschappelijk oordeel van de strafrechter : Wisselwerking tussen rechter en samenleving., pp. 85-131, Boom Juridische Uitgevers, Den Haag, 2004, (NSCR-2004.19).

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van der Laan, P H

European trends and transatlantic inspiration : Youth offending and juvenile justice. Book Chapter

Bruinsma, G J N; Elffers, H; de Keijser, J w (Ed.): Punishment, places and perpetrators : Developments in criminology and criminal justice research., pp. 113-137, Willan, Cullompton, 2004, (NSCR-2004.33).

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Elffers, H

Decision models underlying the journey to crime. Book Chapter

Bruinsma, G J N; Elffers, H; de Keijser, J w (Ed.): Punishment, places and perpetrators : Developments in criminology and criminal justice research., pp. 182-197, Willan, Cullompton, 2004, (NSCR-2004.33-4).

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Elffers, H; de Keijser, J w

Het geloof in de kloof : Wederzijdse beelden van rechters en publiek. Book Chapter

de Keijser, J w; Elffers, H (Ed.): Het maatschappelijk oordeel van de strafrechter : Wisselwerking tussen rechter en samenleving., pp. 53-84, Boom Juridische Uitgevers, Den Haag, 2004, (NSCR-2004.19).

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de Keijser, J w; v.d. Bunt, H G; Elffers, H

Strafrechters over maatschappelijke druk, resposiviteit en de kloof tussen rechter en samenleving. Book Chapter

de Keijser, J w; Elffers, H (Ed.): Het maatschappelijk oordeel van de strafrechter : Wisselwerking tussen rechter en samenleving., pp. 21-51, Boom Juridische Uitgevers, Den Haag, 2004, (NSCR-2004.19).

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de Keijser, J w; Elffers, H

Inleiding Book Chapter

de Keijser, J w; Elffers, H (Ed.): Het maatschappelijk oordeel van de strafrechter : Wisselwerking tussen rechter en samenleving., pp. 1-mrt, Boom Juridische Uitgevers, Den Haag, 2004, (NSCR-2004.19).

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2014

Gelder, Van J L; Elffers, H; Reynald, D M; Nagin, D

Introduction: Affect and cognition in criminal decisionmaking: Between rational choices and lapses of self-control Book Chapter

Van Gelder J.L., Elffers Reynald & Nagin H D M D (Ed.): Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choices and lapses of self-control, pp. jan-19, Routledge, London, New York, 2014.

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Gelder, Van J L; Reynald, D M; Elffers, H

Anticipated emotions and immediate affect in criminal decision making: From shame to anger Book Chapter

Van Gelder J.L., Elffers Reynald & Nagin H D M D (Ed.): Affect and cognition in criminal decision making. Between rational choices and lapses of self-control, pp. 161-178, Routledge, London, New York, 2014.

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