Evangelical overreach in missionizing the “unreached”? - the Dec. 2018 issue of ISR ReligionWatch is available here https://t.co/3vk8v1orCq
After the Missions Closed https://t.co/aVGs9J5zqF Philip Jenkins via @anxious_bench @PatheosEvang
Defend academic freedom -- even when you disagree https://t.co/RVAdf2AJol @McCormickProf @phillydotcom
Alan Jacobs's The Year of Our Lord 1943 is included here // Books on Politics: Barton Swaim picks the best of 2018.… https://t.co/o0zw32bVbk
.@edstetzer lecture from ISR's Billy Graham Symposium, Nov. 6, 2018 https://t.co/v7MJv4eCTN
Favorite Books of 2018 | includes Alan Jacobs's The Year of Our Lord 1943 https://t.co/a83hawwi9j @jwilson1812 @firstthingsmag
Pearl Harbor and the Lost Poet https://t.co/Y1bHQwPQX8 Philip Jenkins via @anxious_bench @PatheosEvang
ISR’s Rebecca Shah releases new book; “Christianity in #India: Conversion, Community Development, and Religious Fre… https://t.co/lRPUmiaxcr
Jeff Levin- “Godless Lives?: Does Religion Matter for Our Well-Being?” ISR video https://t.co/slJ9zxTWKL
Faith groups in Tijuana rise to meet needs of migrant caravan waiting at the border https://t.co/yILJVbe0Mp @RNS

Sung Joon Jang

Research Professor of Criminology and co-director of the Program on Prosocial Behavior
Distinguished Senior Fellow, Family & Adolescent Delinquency
Baylor University
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Sung Joon Jang is Research Professor of Criminology and co-director of the Program on Prosocial Behavior within Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR).

Before joining Baylor University, Jang held appointments at Ohio State University and Louisiana State University. His research focuses on the effects of religion and spirituality as well as family, school, and peers on crime and delinquency. It has been published in social scientific journals of sociology, criminology, psychology and social work. Jang is the founding President of the Korean Society of Criminology in America and has been active in many capacities in the American Society of Criminology.

Jang will lead ISR’s ongoing five-year study of seminaries embedded within maximum security prisons in Louisiana and Texas.

– See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2014/04/sung-joon-jang-ph-d-will-join-baylors-institute-for-studies-of-religion/#sthash.CBJxsWpN.dpuf

Before joining Baylor University, Jang held appointments at Ohio State University and Louisiana State University. His research focuses on the effects of religion and spirituality as well as family, school, and peers on crime and delinquency. It has been published in social scientific journals of sociology, criminology, psychology and social work. Jang is the founding President of the Korean Society of Criminology in America and has been active in many capacities in the American Society of Criminology.

Jang will lead ISR’s ongoing five-year study of seminaries embedded within maximum security prisons in Louisiana and Texas.

– See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2014/04/sung-joon-jang-ph-d-will-join-baylors-institute-for-studies-of-religion/#sthash.CBJxsWpN.dpuf

Before joining Baylor University, Jang held appointments at Ohio State University and Louisiana State University. His research focuses on the effects of religion and spirituality as well as family, school, and peers on crime and delinquency. It has been published in social scientific journals of sociology, criminology, psychology and social work. Jang is the founding President of the Korean Society of Criminology in America and has been active in many capacities in the American Society of Criminology.

Jang will lead ISR’s ongoing five-year study of seminaries embedded within maximum security prisons in Louisiana and Texas.