John Carroll

Gordon Kaufman Professor of Management
Professor of Organization Studies and Engineering Systems

Biography | Selected Publications

"Safety Culture in and Around the Cockpit." Carroll, John S. SAFERskies – The Journal of IPA Safety Vol. 4, No. 1 (2014): 16-19. (2014)

Safety Management in Context – Cross-Industry Learning for Theory and PracticeGrote, Gudela and John S. Carroll (Eds.). Ruschlikon, Switzerland: Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue, 2013.

"Dynamic Modeling as a Multidicipline Collaborative Journey." Morrison, J. Bradley, Jenny W. Rudolph and John S. Carroll. System Dynamics Review Vol. 29, No. 1 (2013): 4-25. (2013)

"Avoiding Communication Breakdowns in Nursing Change of Shift Handovers," Carroll, John S., Michelle Williams and Theresa M. Gallivan. (E)Hospital Vol. 15, No. 3 (2013): 19-20, 29. (2013)

"Root Cause and Corrective Action." Baird, P., et. al. Risk and Reliability in Healthcare and Nuclear Power: Learning from Each Other, edited by M.B. Weinger, B.P. Hallbert and M.K. Logan, 81-101. Arlington, VA: Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation, 2013.

"A Voice is Worth a Thousand Words: The iImplications of the Micro-Coding of Social Signals in Speech for Trust Research." Waber, Benjamin, Michele Williams, John S. Carroll and Alex Pentland. In Handbook of Research Methods on Trust, edited by Fergus Lyon, Guido Möllering and Mark N.K. Saunders, 249-258. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2012.

"The Ins and Outs of Change of Shift Handoffs Between Nurses: A Communications Challenge." Carroll, John S., Michele Williams and Theresa M. Gallivan. BMJ Quality and Safety Vol. 21, No. 7 (2012): 586-593. (2012)

“Organizational Errors: Directions for Future Research.” Goodman, Paul S., Rangaraj Ramanujam, John S. Carroll, Amy C. Edmondson, David A. Hofmann and Kathleen M. Sutcliffe. Research in Organizational Behavior Vol. 31 (2011) : 151-176. (2011)

"Dueling Stakeholders and Dual-Hatted Systems Engineers: Engineering Challenges, Capabilities and Skills in Government Infrastructure Technology Projects." Brooks, JoAnn M., John S. Carroll and Jon W. Beard. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management Vol. 58, No. 3 (2011): 589-601. (2011)

"The Gift of Failure: New Approaches to Analyzing and Learning from Events and Near-Misses – Honoring the Contributions of Bernhard Wilpert." Carroll, John S. and Babette Fahlbruch. Safety Science Vol. 49, No. 1 (2011): 1-4. (2011)

"Relational Space: The Heart of Sustainability Collaborations." Bradbury-Huang, Hillary, Benyamin Lichtenstein, John S. Carroll and Peter M. Senge. In Research in Organizational Change and Development, Volume 18, edited by William A. Pasmore, Richard Woodman and Abraham B. Shani, 109-148. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2010.

"The Dynamics of Action-Oriented Problem Solving: Linking Interpretation and Choice." Rudolph, Jenny W., J. Bradley Morrison and John S. Carroll. Academy of Management Review Vol. 34, No. 4 (2009): 733-756. (2009)

"Moving Beyond Normal Accidents and High Reliability Organizations: A Systems Approach to Safety in Complex Systems." Leveson, Nancy, Nicolas Dulac, Karen Marais and John S. Carroll. Organization Studies Vol. 30, No. 2-3 (2009): 91-114 (2009)

"Differences in Safety Climate Among Hospital Anesthesia Departments and the Effect of a Realistic Simulation-Based Training Program." Cooper, Jeffrey B., Richard H. Blum, John S. Carroll, Mark Dershwitz, David M. Feinstein, David M. Gaba, John C. Morey and Aneesh K. Singla. Anesthesia and Analgesia Vol. 106, No. 2 (2008): 574-584. (2008)

"Collaborating for Systemic Change." Senge, Peter M., Benyamin B. Lichtenstein, Katrin Kaeufer, Hilary Bradbury and John S. Carroll. MIT Sloan Management Review, January 2007.

"Tilting the Culture in Health Care: Using Cultural Strengths to Transform Organizations." ​Carroll, John S. and M. A. Quijada. In Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Patient Safety, edited by Pascale Carayon, 823-832. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2007.

"Design of High Reliability Organizations in Health Care." Carroll, John S. and Jenny W. Rudolph. Quality and Safety in Health Care Vol. 15(2006): i4-i9. (2006)

"Enhancing Patient Safety through Organizational Learning: Are PSIs a Step in the Right Direction?" Rivard, Peter E., Amy K. Rosen and John S. Carroll. Health Services Research Vol. 41, No. 4-2 (2006): 1633-1653. (2006)

"Naturalistic decision making and organizational decision making: Exploring the intersections." Lipshitz, Raanan, Gary Klein and John S. Carroll. Organization Studies Vol. 27, No. 7 (2006): 917-923. (2006)

"Naturalistic Decision Making and Organizational Learning in Nuclear Power Plants: Negotiating Meaning Between Managers and Problem Investigation Teams."  Carroll, John S., Sachi Hatakenaka and Jenny W. Rudolph. Organization Studies Vol. 27, No. 7 (2006): 1037-1057 (2006)

"Systems Approaches to Safety: NASA and the Space Shuttle Disasters." Leveson, Nancy, Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld, John S. Carroll, Betty Barrett, Alexander Brown, Nicolas Dulac, Lydia Fraile and Karen Marais. In Organization at the Limit: NASA and the Columbia Disaster, edited by William H. Starbuck and Moshe Farjoun, 269-288.  Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2005.

"A Method for Measuring the Effectiveness of Simulation-Based Team Training for Improving Communication Skills." Blum, Richard H., Daniel B. Raemer, John S. Carroll, Ronald L. Dufresne and Jeffrey B. Cooper. Anesthesia and Analgesia Vol. 100, No. 5 (2005): 1375-1380. (2005)

"Redirecting Traditional Professional Values to Support Safety: Changing Organizational Culture in Health Care." Carroll, John S. and M. A. Quijada. Quality and Safety in Health Care Vol. 13 (2004): ii16-ii21. (2004)

"Knowledge Management in High-Hazard Industries: Accident Precursors as Practice." Carroll, John S. In Accident Precursor Analysis and Management: Reducing Technological Risk Through Diligence, edited by James R. Phimister, Vicki M. Bier and Howard C. Kunreuther, 127-136. Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 2004.

"Crisis Resource Management Training for an Anaesthesia Faculty: A New Approach to Continuing Education." Blum, Richard H., Daniel B. Raemer, John S. Carroll, Neelakantan Sunder, David M. Felstein and Jeffrey B. Cooper. Medical Education Vol. 38, No. 1 (2004): 45-55. (2004)

"Redundancy as a Design Principle and an Operating Principle: Commentary on Scott Sagan’s 'The Problem of Redundancy Problem.'" Carroll, John S. Risk Management Vol. 24: 927-928. (2004)

"The Probe Methodology for Measurement of Team Information Sharing in the Simulated Environment." ​Blum, R. H., D. B. Raemer, John S. Carroll, R. L. Dufresne, and J. B. Cooper. In Abstracts of Posters of the International Meeting on Medical Simulation. San Diego, CA: January 2003.

"Book Review." Carroll, John S. Review of Management Research: An Introduction, 2nd Edition by Mark Easterby Smith, Richard Thorpe and Andy Lowe." Management Learning, 2003.

"Learning From Organizational Experience." ​Carroll, John S., Jenny W. Rudolph and Sachi Hatakenaka. In Handbook of Organizational Learning and Knowledge, edited by Mark Easterby-Smith and Marjorie A. Lyles. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2003.

"The Difficult Hand-over from Incident Investigation to Implementation: A Challenge for Organizational Learning." ​Carroll, John S., Jenny W. Rudolph and Sochi Hatakenaka. In System Safety: Challenges and Pitfalls of Intervention, edited by Bernhard Wilpert and Babette Fahlbruch, 189-206. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2002.

"Book Review." Carroll, John S. Review of Decision Making: Social and Creative Dimensions, by Carl Martin Allwood and Marcus Selart (eds.). Administrative Science QuarterlySeptember 2002.

"Leading Organizational Learning in Health Care." ​Carroll, John S. and Amy C. Edmondson. Quality and Safety in Health Care Vol. 11: 51-56. (2002)

"Lessons Learned from Non-Medical Industries: Root Cause Analysis as Culture Change at a Chemical Plant." ​Carroll, John S., Jenny W. Rudolph, and Sachi Hatakenaka. Quality and Safety in Health Care Vol. 11, No. 3 (2002): 266-269.​ (2002)

"Learning from Experience in High-Hazard Organizations." ​Carroll, John S., Jenny W. Rudolph and Sachi Hatakenaka. Research in Organizational Behavior Vol. 24 (2002): 87-137. (2002)

"Developing a Safety Conscious Work Environment at Millstone Nuclear Power Station." Carroll, John S. and Sachi Hatakenaka. In Safety Culture in Nuclear Power Operations, edited by Bernhard Wilpert and Naosuke Itoigawa, 212-234. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis, 2001

"Learning in the Context of Incident Investigation Team Diagnoses and Organizational Decisions at Four Nuclear Power Plants." ​​Carroll, John S., Jenny W. Rudolph, Sachi Hatakenaka, Theodore L. Wiederhold and Marcello Boldrini. In Linking Expertise and Naturalistic Decision Making, edited by Eduardo Salas and Gary Klein, 349-365. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2001.

"Driving Organizational Change in the Midst of Crisis." ​Carroll, John S. and Sachi Hatakenaka. MIT Sloan Management Review, April 2001.

“Social Science Research Methods for Assessing Societal Implications of Nanotechnology.” Carroll, John S. In Societal Implications of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: NSET Workshop Report, edited by Mihail C. Roco and William Sims Bainbridge, 188-192. Arlington, VA: National Science Foundation, 2001.

"Commentary on N. Levina 'Sharing Knowledge in Heterogeneous Environments.'" Carroll, John S. and Karen Ayas. Reflections Vol. 2, No. 2 (2000): 40-42. (2000)

"Description of a New RRC and ABA Approved Simulation Elective, and Resident Attitudes Towards Expanded Simulation Training." ​​Small, Stephen D., Paul Barach, Daniel Raemer, John S. Carroll and R. Simon. Anesthesiology Vol. 91, No. 3A (1999): A1150-A1150. (1999)

"Organizational Learning Activities In High-hazard Industries: The Logics Underlying Self-analysis." Carroll, John S. Journal of Management Studies Vol. 35: 699-717. (1998)

"Safety Culture As An Ongoing Process: Culture Surveys As Opportunities For Enquiry And Change." Carroll, John S. Work and Stress Vol. 12, No. 3 (1998): 272-284. (1998)

"Playing the Maintenance Game: How Mental Models Drive Organizational Decisions." Carroll, John S., John D. Sterman and Alfred A. Marcus. In Debating Rationality: Nonrational Aspects of Organizational Decision Making, edited by Jennifer J. Halpern and Robert C. Stern, 99-121. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1998. 

"Playing the Maintenance Game: How Mental Models Drive Organizational Decisions." Carroll, John S., John Sterman, and A.A. Marcus. In Halpern, J. J., and R. N. Stern (eds.), Debating Rationality: Nonrational Aspects of Organizational Decision Making. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University ILR Press, 1998.

"Incident Reviews in High-hazard Industries: Sensemaking and Learning Under Ambiguity and Accountability." Carroll, John S. Industrial and Environmental Crisis Quarterly Vol. 9, No. 2 (1995): 175-197. (1995)

"The Organizational Context for Decision Making in High-Hazard Industries." Carroll, John S. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 38th Annual Meeting- 1994. Nashville, TN: October 1994.

"How Expectations About Microcomputers Influence Their Organizational Consequences." Carroll, John S., and Constance Perin. In Information Technology and the Corporation of the 1990s, edited by Thomas J. Allen and Michael S. Scott Morton, 346-367. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1994.

"Book Review". Carroll, John S. Review of A Primer on Decision Making: How Decisions Happen by James G. March. MIT Sloan Management Review, 1994.

"Managing and Organizing for Safety in Nuclear Power Plants: How Plants Fail to Discover and Fix Problems." Carroll, John S. In Proceedings of the Second World Congress on Safety Science. Budapest, Hungary: 1994.

"Understanding Judges' Sentencing Decisions: Attributions of Responsibility and Story Construction." Lurigio, Arthur J., John S. Carroll and Loretta J. Stalans. In Applications of Heuristics and Biases to Social Issues, edited by Linda Heath, 91-115.  New York, NY: Plenum Press, 1994.

"Out of the Lab and Into the Field: Decision Making in Organizations." Carroll, John S. In Social Psychology in Organizations: Advances in Theory and Research, edited by J. Keith Murnighan. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1993.

"Book Review." Carroll, John S. Review of Negotiating Rationally by Max Bazerman and Margaret Neale. MIT Sloan Management Review, July 1, 1992.

"Analyzing Cognitive Errors Using a Dynamic Crew-simulation Model." Dang, Vinh N., Y. Huang, Nathaniel O. Siu and John S. Carroll. In Conference Record for the 1992 IEEE Fifth Conference on Human Factors and Power Plants. Monterey, CA: June 1992.

"Mental Models And Learning From Experience In Nuclear Power Plants." Carroll, John S. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society Vol. 65: 513-4. (1992)

"How Taxpayers Think About Their Taxes: Frames and Values." Carroll, John S. In Why People Pay Taxes: Tax Compliance and Enforcement, edited by Joel Siemrod. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1992.

"Decision making: "Neat" or "Messy"?" Carroll, John S. Review of Judgment and Decision Making by J. Frank Yates. Contemporary Psychology, 1992.

"Taxation: Compliance with Federal Personal Income Tax Laws." Carroll, John S. In Kagehiro, D.K., and W. S. Laufer (eds.), Handbook of Psychology and Law, edited by Dorothy K. Kagehiro and William S. Laufer, 507-522. New York, NY: Springer-Verlag, 1992.

"Modeling Control Room Crews in Accident Sequence Analysis." Huang, Yuhao, Nathan O. Siu, David D. Lanning and John S. Carroll. SMiRT Transactions Vol. M (1991): 13-18. (1991)

"An Information Processing Approach to Two Party Negotiation." ​Carroll, John S. and John W. Payne. In Handbook of Negotiation Research: Research on Negotiation in Organizations, Volume 3, edited by Max H. Bazerman, Roy J. Lewicki and Blair H. Sheppard. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1991

"Consent To Mental Health Treatment: A theoretical Analysis of Coercion, Freedom and Control." Carroll, John S. Behavioral Sciences and the Law Vol. 9, No. 2 (1991): 129-142. (1991)

"An Evaluation of Learning in the Bilateral Winner's Curse." Ball, Sheryl B., Max H. Bazerman and John S. Carroll. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes Vol. 48, No. 1 (1991): 1-22. (1991)

"On the Effectiveness of Voir Dire in Criminal Cases With Prejudicial Pretrial Publicity: An Empirical Study." Kerr, Norbert L., Geoffrey P. Kramer, John S. Carroll, and James J. Alfini. American University Law Review Vol. 40, No. 2 (1991): 665-701. (1991)

"Process-tracing Techniques in Legal Psychology." Carroll, John S. In Perspectives in Legal Psychology, edited by Wilfried Hommers. Gottingen, Germany: Hogrefe, 1991.

"Tactical Behavior and Negotiation Outcomes." Weingart, Laurie R., Leigh L. Thompson, Max H. Bazerman and John S. Carroll. The International Journal of Conflict Management Vol. 1, No. 1 (1990): 7-32. (1990)

"Pretrial Publicity, Judicial Remedies, and Jury Bias." Kramer, Geoffrey P., Norbert L. Kerr and John S. Carroll. Law and Human Behavior Vol. 14, No. 5 (1990): 409-438. (1990)

"Evaluation and Prediction in Expert Parole Decisions." Carroll, John S. and Pamela A. Burke. Criminal Justice and Behavior Vol. 17, No. 3 (1990): 315-332. (1990)

Decision Research: A Field Guide. Carroll, John S., and Eric J. Johnson (Eds.). Newbury Park: CA: Sage, 1990.

Applied Social Psychology and Organizational Settings. Carroll, John S. (ed.). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 1990.​

"Nature and Importance of Fairness." Carroll, John S. In The Impact of the Tax Reform Act of 1986: Did It Improve Fairness and Simplicity? Washington, DC: November 1989.​

"A Cognitive-Process Analysis of Taxpayer Compliance." Carroll, John S. In Taxpayer Compliance, Volume 2: Social Science Perspectives, edited by Jeffrey A. Roth and John T. Scholz, 228-270. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1989.

"Tax Law Changes and Taxpayer Decision Making." Carroll, John S. In Change and Complexity as Barriers to Taxpayer Compliance. Washington, DC: 1989.

"Zuschreibung von Verantwortung und Rekonstruktion von Sachverhalten in der Strafzumessung (Attributions of Responsibility and Story Construction in Sentencing)." Carroll, John S. In Strafzumessung: Empirische Forschung und Strafrechtsdogmatik im Dialog, edited by C. Pfeiffer and M. Oswald. Stuttgart, Germany: Ferdinand Enke Verlag, 1989.

"Negotiation Cognition: A Descriptive Approach To Negotiators' Understanding Of Their Opponents." Carroll, John S., Max Bazerman and Robin Maury. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes Vol. 41, No. 3 (1988): 352-370. (1988)

"Compliance With The Law: A Decision Making Approach To Taxpaying." Carroll, John S. Law and Human Behavior Vol11, No. 4 (1987): 319-335. (1987)

"Negotiator Cognition." Bazerman, Max and John S. Carroll. In Research in Organizational Behavior, Volume IX, edited by Larry L. Cummings and Barry M. Staw. Greenwich, CT:  JAI Press, 1987.

"Sentencing Goals, Causal Attributions, Ideology, And Personality." ​Carroll, John S., W.T. Perkowitz, Arthur J. Lurigio and Frances M. Weaver.. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Vol. 52, No. 1 (1987): 107-118. (1987)

"Crime Perceptions In A Natural Setting By Expert And Novice Shoplifters." Weaver, Frances M. and John S. Carroll. Social Psychology Quarterly Vol. 48, No. 4 (1986): 349-359. (1986)

"Free Press and Fair Trial: The Role of Behavioral Research." Carroll, John S., Norbert L. Kerr, James J. Alfini, Frances M. Weaver, Robert J. MacCoun and Valerie Feldman. Law and Human Behavior Vol. 10, No. 3 (1986): 187-202. (1986)

"Shoplifters' Perceptions of Crime Opportunities: A Process-Tracing Study." ​Carroll, John S. and Frances M. Weaver. In The Reasoning Criminal, edited by Derek B. Cornish and Ronald B. Clarke. New York, NY:  Springer-Verlag, 1986.

"Sentencing guidelines." Galegher, Jolene, and John S. Carroll. In Psychology, Psychiatry and the Law: A Clinical and Forensic Handbook, Charles Patrick Ewing. Sarasota, FL:  Professional Resource Press, 1985.

"Probation Officers' Schemas Of Offenders: Content, Development, And Impact On Treatment Decisions." Lurigio, Arthur J. and John S. Carroll. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Vol. 48, No. 5 (1985): 1112-1126. (1985)

"Conditional Release On Probation And Parole: Implications For Provision Of Mental Health Services." Carroll, John S. and Arthur J. Lurigio. In Mental Health and Criminal Justice, edited by Linda A. Teplin. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications Inc., 1984.

"Similarity And Attraction In Homosexual Males: The Effects Of Age And Masculinity-Femininity." Boyden, Tom, John S. Carroll and Richard A. Maier. Sex Roles, Vol. 10, No. 11-12 (1984): 937-946. (1984)

"Voluntary Sentencing Guidelines: Prescription For Justice Or Patent Medicine?" Review of Prescription for Justice: The Theory and Practice of Sentencing Guidelines, by Jack M. Press. Galegher, Jolene and John S. Carroll. Law and Human Behavior, December 1983.

"Attribution Theory." Carroll, John S. and Irene H. Frieze. In Social Psychology, edited by Daniel Perlman and P. Chris Cozby. New York, NY: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1982.

"Internships And Practical As Components Of Social Psychology Graduate Training Programs." Carroll, John S., Carol M. Werner and Richard D. Ashmore. Personality & Social Psychology Bulletin Vol. 8, No. 2 (1982): 348-356. (1982)

"Attributional Dimensions And Schemes In Expert Parole Decisions." Carroll, John S., Jolene Galegher and Richard L. Wiener. Basic and Applied Social Psychology Vol. 3, No. 2 (1982): 187-201.​ (1982)

"Evaluation, Diagnosis, And Prediction In Parole Decision Making." Carroll, John S., Richard L. Wiener, Dan Coates, Jolene Galegher and James J. Alibrio. Law and Society Review Vol. 17, No. 1 (1982): 199-228. (1982)

"Book Review." Carroll, John S. Review of Foundations of Information Integration Theory by N.H. Anderson. American Journal of Psychology, 1982.

"Social Cognition In Court And Beyond." Carroll, John S. and Richard L. Wiener. In Cognitive Social Psychology, edited by A. Hastorf and A. Isen. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, Inc., 1982.

"What Is This Thing Called Applied Social Psychology?" Carroll, John S. Review of Progress in Applied Social Psychology, Volume. 1, by Stephenson and Davis (eds.). Contemporary Psychology, 1982.

"Committing A Crime: The Offender's Decision." Carroll, John S. In Criminal Justice System: A Socio-Psychological Analysis, edited by V.J. Konecni and E.B. Ebbesen.  San Francisco, CA: W.H. Freeman & Co. Limited, 1981.

"Sentencing By Parole Board: The Parole Revocation Decision." ​Carroll, John S. and R. Barry Ruback. In Perspectives in Law and Psychology Volume II: The Trial Process, edited by Bruce Dennis Sales, 459-480.  New York, NY: Plenum Press, 1981.

"Judgments of Recidivism Risk: Can Clinical Strategies Employ Baserate Information?" Carroll, John S. In New Directions in Psycholegal Research, edited by Paul D. Lipsett and Bruce Dennis Sales. New York, NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1980.​

"Parole Decisions: Social Psychological Research In Applied Settings." Carroll, John S., and Coates, D. In Applied Social Psychology Annual, Volume 1, edited by Leonard Bickman. San Francisco, CA: Sage Publications Inc., 1980.

"An Appetizing Look At Law And Psychology." Carroll, John S. Review of Social Psychology and Discretionary Law, by Lawrence Edwin Abt and Irving R. Stuart (eds.). Contemporary Psychology, 1980.

"Analyzing Decision Behavior: The Magician's Audience." Carroll, John S. In Cognitive Processes in Choice and Decision Behavior, edited by T.S. Wallsten. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1980.

"Phase I Assessment of Shoplifting and Employee Theft Programs:  Field Feasibility Assessment of New Measurement Strategies." Rosenbaum, D.P., T.L. Baumer, L. Bickman, M.R. Kedel, John S. Carroll and W.T. Perkowitz. In Report to the National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice. Washington, DC: 1980.

"The Organization Of Knowledge About People And Their Attributes In Long-term Memory." Herstein, J.A., John S. Carroll and J.R. Hayes. Representative Research in Social Psychology Vol. 11, No. 1 (1980): 17-37. (1980)

"Assessing The Application Of Attribution Theory To Social Problems." Carroll, John S. and Irene H. Frieze. In New Approaches to Social Problems: Applications of Attribution Theory, edited by Irene H. Frieze, Daniel Bar-Tal and John S. Carroll. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1979.

"Judgments Made By Parole Boards." Carroll, John S. In New Approaches to Social Problems: Applications of Attribution Theory, edited by Irene H. Frieze, Daniel Bar-Tal and John S. Carroll. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1979.

New Approaches to Social Problems:  Applications of Attribution Theory. Frieze, Irene H., Daniel Bar-Tal and John S. Carroll (eds.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1979.  

"A Psychological Approach To Deterrence: The Evaluation Of Crime Opportunities." Carroll, John S. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Vol. 36, No. 12 (1978): 1512-1520.                            (1978)

"Causal Attributions In Expert Parole Decisions." Carroll, John S. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Vol. 36, No. 12 (1978): 1501-1511. (1978)

"Causal Theories Of Crime And Their Effect Upon Expert Parole Decisions." Carroll, John S. Law and Human Behavior Vol. 2, No. 4 (1978): 377-388. (1978)

"Exploring Predecisional Behavior: An Alternative Approach To Decision Research." Payne, John W., Myron L. Braunstein and John S. Carroll. Organizational Behavior and Human Performance Vol. 22, No. 1 (1978): 17-44. (1978)

"The Effect Of Imagining An Event On Expectations For The Event: An Interpretation In Terms Of The Availability Heuristic." Carroll, John S. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology Vol. 14, No. 1 (1978): 88-96. (1978)

"Crime Seriousness, Recidivism Risk, and Causal Attributions in Judgments of Prison Term by Students and Experts." Carroll, John S. and John W. Payne. Journal of Applied Psychology, Vol. 62, No. 5 (1977): 595-602. (1977)

"Strategies for the Use of Base-Rate Information." Carroll, John S. and Robert S. Siegler. Organizational Behavior and Human Performance Vol. 19, No. 2 (1977): 392-402. (1977)

"Judgments of Recidivism Risk: Conflicts Between Clinical Strategies and Base-Rate Information." Carroll, John S. Law and Human Behavior Vol. 1, No. 2 (1977): 191-198. (1977)

"Judgments About Crime and the Criminal: A Model and a Method for Investigating Parole Decisions." Carroll, John S. and John W. Payne. In Perspectives in Law and Psychology, Volume I: Criminal Justice System, edited by Bruce Dennis Sales, 191-237. New York, NY: Plenum, 1977.

Cognition and Social Behavior. Carroll, John S. and John W. Payne (eds.). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc, 1976.

The Psychology Of The Parole Decision Process. Carroll, John S. and Payne, John S. In Cognition and Social Behavior, edited by John S. Carroll and John S. Payne, 13-32. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1976.

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