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Thomas Holt, PhD


2005 PhD, University of Missouri - St. Louis
2003 MA, University of Missouri - St. Louis
2000 BS, University of Missouri - St. Louis

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Thomas J. Holt is a professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University whose research focuses on computer hacking, malware, and the role of the Internet in facilitating all manner of crime and deviance. His work has been published in various journals including Crime and Delinquency, Deviant Behavior, the Journal of Criminal Justice, and Youth and Society.


Exploring the Social Organization and Structure of Stolen Data Markets

Year: 2013 Authors: Holt, T.J. Journal: Global Crime

Examining the Decision Making Processes of Sex Tourists Using Online Data

Year: 2013 Authors: Holt, T.J., Zeoli, A., and Bohrer, K. Journal: The Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice and Criminology

Exploring the Consequences of Bullying Victimization in a Sample of Singapore Youth

Year: 2013 Authors: Holt, T.J., Chee, G., and Ng, E. Journal: International Criminal Justice Review

Examining the Forces Shaping Cybercrime Markets Online

Year: 2012 Authors: Holt, T.J. Journal: Social Science Computer Review

Assessing the Mediation of a Fuller Social Learning Model on Low Self-Control’s Influence on Software Piracy

Year: 2012 Authors: Burruss, G.W., Bossler, A.M., and Holt, T.J. Journal: Crime & Delinquency