Rebecca Wickes

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

20062022
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Research Output 2006 2020

2020

Collective Efficacy

Wickes, R. & Richardson, L., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Oxford bibliographies in Sociology. Spillman, L. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEncyclopaedia / Dictionary EntryOtherpeer-review

2019
2 Citations (Scopus)

Community social capital and individual functioning in the post‐disaster context

Wickes, R., Zahnow, R., Taylor, M. & Corcoran, J., 2019, In : Disasters. 43, 2, p. 261-288 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Neighbourhood social conduits and resident social cohesion

Wickes, R., Zahnow, R., Corcoran, J. & Hipp, J. R., 2019, In : Urban Studies. 56, 1, p. 226-248 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The social impacts of family separation on refugee settlement and inclusion in Australia

Wickes, R., Van Kooy, J., Powell, R. & Moran, C., 28 Aug 2019, 69 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

Open Access

International students in Australia: A review of the literature. Final report to the Scanlon Foundation

Forbes-Mewett, H. M., Wickes, R. L., Markus, A. B. & Nguyen, K. T., 10 Jan 2018, 75 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

8 Citations (Scopus)

Neighbourhood land use features, collective efficacy and local civic actions

Corcoran, J., Zahnow, R., Wickes, R. & Hipp, J., 1 Aug 2018, In : Urban Studies. 55, 11, p. 2372-2390 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Problems, perceptions and actions: An interdependent process for generating informal social control

Hipp, J. R. & Wickes, R. L., 5 Apr 2018, In : Social Science Research. 73, p. 107-125 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Responding to Neighborhood Problems: Is the Division of Community Labor Gendered?

Wickes, R., Broidy, L. & Hipp, J. R., 1 Aug 2018, In : Crime & Deliquency. 64, 9, p. 1215-1241 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Surrounded by violence: How do individual perceptions and community context shape views about violence?

Sargeant, E., Wickes, R., Murphy, K. & Mazerolle, L., 1 Sep 2018, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. 51, 3, p. 355-371 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The neighbourhood context of crime against international students

Forbes-Mewett, H. M. & Wickes, R. L., 2018, In : Journal of Sociology. 54, 4, p. 609-626 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

The spatial and temporal dynamics of neighborhood informal social control and crime

Wickes, R. & Hipp, J. R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Social Forces. 97, 1, p. 277-308 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2017

Disasters and crime: The effect of flooding on property crime in Brisbane neighborhoods

Zahnow, R., Wickes, R., Haynes, M. & Corcoran, J., 1 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Urban Affairs. 39, 6, p. 857-877 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Greenspace and crime: An analysis of greenspace types, neighboring composition and the temporal dimensions of crime

Kimpton, A., Corcoran, J. & Wickes, R., 2017, In : Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 54, 3, p. 303-337 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Living near violence: How proximity to violence shapes perceptions of police effectiveness and confidence in police

Zahnow, R., Mazerolle, L., Wickes, R. & Corcoran, J., 1 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Environmental Psychology. 53, p. 138-144 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Neighborhood guardianship and property crime victimization

Wickes, R., Zahnow, R., Shaefer, L. & Sparkes-Carroll, M., 2017, In : Crime & Deliquency. 63, 5, p. 519-544 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

Neighborhood social ties and shared expectations for informal social control: Do they influence informal social control actions

Wickes, R., Hipp, J. R., Sargeant, E. & Mazerolle, L., 2017, In : Journal of Quantitative Criminology. 33, 1, p. 101-129 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Policing Hate Crime: Understanding Communities and Prejudice

Mason, G., Maher, J. M., McCulloch, J., Pickering, S. J., Wickes, R. L. & McKay, C., 16 Mar 2017, Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge. 203 p. (Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice; vol. 45)

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

"Seeing" hate crime in the community: Do resident perceptions of hate crime align with self-reported victimization?

Wickes, R., Sydes, M., Benier, K. & Higginson, A., 2017, In : Crime & Deliquency. 63, 7, p. 875–896 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Social disorganization theory: its history and relevance to crime prevention

Wickes, R., 2017, Preventing Crime and Violence. Teasdale, B. & S. Bradley, M. (eds.). 1st ed. Cham Switzerland: Springer, p. 57-66 10 p. (Advances in Prevention Science).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Social Disorganization Theory

Wickes, R. L., 2017, Oxford Bibliographies. Oxford University Press, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEncyclopaedia / Dictionary EntryOther

9 Citations (Scopus)

The resilience of neighborhood social processes: A case study of the 2011 Brisbane flood

Wickes, R., Britt, C. & Broidy, L., 1 Feb 2017, In : Social Science Research. 62, p. 96-119 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Violence and Aggression in Socially Disorganized Neighborhoods

Zahnow, R. & Wickes, R. L., 8 Sep 2017, The Wiley Handbook of Violence and Aggression: Definition, Conception, and Development. Sturmey, P. (ed.). Milton QLD Australia: Wiley-Blackwell, Vol. 1. p. 563-574 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

24 Citations (Scopus)

Violence in urban neighborhoods: A longitudinal study of collective efficacy and violent crime

Hipp, J. R. & Wickes, R., 2017, In : Journal of Quantitative Criminology. 33, 4, p. 783–808 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2016
8 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic hate crime in Australia: Diversity and change in the neighbourhood context

Benier, K., Wickes, R. & Higginson, A., 1 May 2016, In : British Journal of Criminology. 56, 3, p. 479-496 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

From hate to prejudice: Does the new terminology of prejudice motivated crime change perceptions and reporting actions?

Wickes, R., Pickering, S., Mason, G., Maher, J. M. & McCulloch, J., 2016, In : British Journal of Criminology. 56, 2, p. 239 - 255 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Minority status distortion and preference for in-group ties: Consequences for social capital

Hipp, J. R. & Wickes, R., 2016, In : Socius: sociological research for a dynamic world. 2, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Safety in the suburbs: Social disadvantage, community mobilisation and the prevention of violence

Wickes, R., Homel, R. & Zahnow, R., 2016, Australian Violence: Crime, Criminal Justice and Beyond. Stubbs, J. & Tomsen, S. (eds.). Sydney NSW Australia: Federation Press, p. 210-229 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of ethnic diversity on collective efficacy in Australia

Benier, K. & Wickes, R., 2016, In : Journal of Sociology. 52, 4, p. 856-873 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Trust in police and the neighbourhood context: A study of policing in Melbourne

Sargeant, E., Mazerolle, L. & Wickes, R., 2016, In : The Australia & New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing . 1, 2, p. 10-16 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2015

Immigration and crime

Wickes, R. & Sydes, M., 2015, The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration. Pickering, S. & Ham, J. (eds.). 1st ed. Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 11-25 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)

Managing a marginalised identity in pro-anorexia and fat acceptance cybercommunities

Smith, N., Wickes, R. & Underwood, M., 1 Dec 2015, In : Journal of Sociology. 51, 4, p. 950-967 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

29 Citations (Scopus)

Neighborhood structure, social capital, and community resilience: Longitudinal evidence from the 2011 Brisbane flood disaster

Wickes, R., Zahnow, R., Taylor, M. & Piquero, A. R., 1 Jun 2015, In : Social Science Quarterly. 96, 2, p. 330-353 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Police legitimacy in community context

Mazerolle, L. & Wickes, R., 6 May 2015, In : Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice. 31, 2, p. 128-131 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialOtherpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Probabilistic methods of analysis for the time series Moran scatterplot quadrant signature

Rohde, D., Corcoran, J., McGee, T. R., Wickes, R. & Townsley, M., 1 Feb 2015, In : Environmetrics. 26, 1, p. 52-65 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2014
31 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic diversity and its impact on community social cohesion and neighborly exchange

Wickes, R., Zahnow, R., White, G. & Mazerolle, L., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Urban Affairs. 36, 1, p. 51-78 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

Examining the social porosity of environmental features on neighborhood sociability and attachment

Hipp, J. R., Corcoran, J., Wickes, R. & Li, T., 10 Jan 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 1, 13 p., e84544.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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9 Citations (Scopus)

Greenspace and place attachment: Do greener suburbs lead to greater residential place attachment?

Kimpton, A., Wickes, R. & Corcoran, J., 7 Oct 2014, In : Urban Policy and Research. 32, 4, p. 477-497 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Navigating a successful doctoral research experience

Wickes, R. L. & McGee, T. R., 2014, Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Spatially Integrated Social Science. Stimson, R. J. (ed.). Cheltenham UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 617-636 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

The spatial concentration of bias: An examination of the community factors that influence residents’ perceptions of bias crime

Sydes, M. L., Wickes, R. L. & Higginson, A., 12 Dec 2014, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. 47, 3, p. 409-428 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2013
5 Citations (Scopus)

Change and stability in ethnic diversity across urban communities: Explicating the influence of social cohesion on perceptions of disorder

Zahnow, R., Wickes, R., Haynes, M. & Mazerolle, L., Dec 2013, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. 46, 3, p. 335-356 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

37 Citations (Scopus)

Collective efficacy as a task specific process: Examining the relationship between social ties, neighborhood cohesion and the capacity to respond to violence, delinquency and civic problems

Wickes, R., Hipp, J. R., Sargeant, E. & Homel, R., Sep 2013, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 52, 1-2, p. 115-127 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Malicious hoax calls and suspicious fires: An examination of their spatial and temporal dynamics

Corcoran, J., McGee, T. R., Townsley, M., Wickes, R., Zahnow, R. & Li, T., Jul 2013, Trends & Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice, 459 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleResearch

6 Citations (Scopus)

New suburbs in the making? Locating master planned estates in a comparative analysis of Suburbs in South-East Queensland

Cheshire, L., Wickes, R. & White, G., 2013, In : Urban Policy and Research. 31, 3, p. 281-299 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

22 Citations (Scopus)

Policing community problems: Exploring the role of formal social control in shaping collective efficacy

Sargeant, E., Wickes, R. & Mazerolle, L., Apr 2013, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. 46, 1, p. 70-87 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

36 Citations (Scopus)

"Seeing" minorities and perceptions of disorder: Explicating the mediating and moderating mechanisms of social cohesion

Wickes, R., Hipp, J. R., Zahnow, R. & Mazerolle, L., Aug 2013, In : Criminology. 51, 3, p. 519-560 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2012
6 Citations (Scopus)

Crime talk in the suburbs: Symbolic representations of status and security on a master planned estate

Cheshire, L. & Wickes, R., Nov 2012, In : Housing Studies. 27, 8, p. 1162-1181 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review