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Introductory criminology : the study of risky situations

Author: Marcus Felson; Mary Eckert
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1 editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Felson; Mary Eckert
ISBN: 9781315618739 1315618737
OCLC Number: 1014123371
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Getting started --
The crime challenge --
The need to control disputes --
Containing sexual temptations --
Protecting property --
Safeguarding children --
Four types of crime control --
Personal controls --
Social controls --
Situational controls --
Formal controls --
Realistic justice --
Assigning responsibility --
Realistic policing --
Realistic court activity --
Realistic sanctions --
Efforts and realities --
Practical crime data --
Risky ages --
The teenage brain --
Teenage volatility --
Peer influences --
Situational inducements --
Time with peers --
Overt crime areas --
Tough neighborhoods --
Cohesion vs. intimidation --
Exclusion --
Concentration --
Accommodation --
The pathway to decay --
Mapping crime --
Risky settings for women --
The policy challenge --
Risky streets --
Risky homes --
Risky nights --
Crime enhancers --
Crime in groups --
Crime via cyberspace --
Wrapping up --
Index.
Responsibility: Marcus Felson and Mary Eckert.

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