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The city that became safe : New York's lessons for urban crime and its control

Author: Franklin E Zimring
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2012.
Series: Studies in crime and public policy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The crime decline -- some vital statistics -- A safe city now? -- Continuity and change in New York City -- Of demography and drugs: testing two 1990s theories of crime causation -- Policing in New York City -- Open questions -- Lessons for American crime control -- Crime and the city.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2011007691
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Franklin E Zimring
ISBN: 0199844437 9780199844432 9780199912230 0199912238
OCLC Number: 761284141
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages) : illustrations, digital.
Contents: The crime decline --
Some vital statistics --
A safe city now? --
Continuity and change in New York City --
Of demography and drugs: testing two 1990s theories of crime causation --
Policing in New York City --
Open questions --
Lessons for American crime control --
Crime and the city.
Series Title: Studies in crime and public policy.
Other Titles: New York's lessons for urban crime and its control
Responsibility: Franklin E. Zimring.

Abstract:

The crime decline -- some vital statistics -- A safe city now? -- Continuity and change in New York City -- Of demography and drugs: testing two 1990s theories of crime causation -- Policing in New York City -- Open questions -- Lessons for American crime control -- Crime and the city.

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"Provocative and hopeful." --New York Review of Books"Accessible to both undergraduates and postgraduates, this is an excellent statistical study. The reader should not expect the master code that Read more...

 
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