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Studying and preventing homicide : issues and challenges

Author: M Dwayne Smith; Margaret A Zahn
Publisher: Thousand Oaks ; London : Sage Publications, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction summarizes the social theories of homicide and the methodological issues in the study of homicide. This accessible volume then focuses on specific types of homicides including: mass  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M Dwayne Smith; Margaret A Zahn
ISBN: 076190767X 9780761907671 0761907688 9780761907688
OCLC Number: 923862357
Description: vi, 314 p. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: PART ONE: THE STUDY OF HOMICIDEIntroduction - M Dwayne Smith and Margaret A ZahnHomicide in the 20th Century United States - Margaret A Zahn and Patricia L McCall Trends and PatternsSources of Homicide Data - Marc RiedelPART TWO: SPECIAL ISSUES IN THE STUDY OF HOMICIDEHomicide Between Intimate Partners - Angela Browne, Kirk R Williams and Donald DuttonSerial Murder - James Alan Fox and Jack Levin Myths and RealitiesDrugs, Alcohol, and Homicide - Kathleen Auerhahn and Robert Nash ParkerHomicide - Gary LaFree Cross-National PerspectivesPART THREE: ISSUES INVOLVING HOMICIDE AMONG DIFFERENT SOCIAL GROUPSAfrican Americans and Homicide - Darnell F HawkinsLatinos and Homicide - Ramiro Martinez Jr and Matthew T LeeYouth Homicide - Kathleen M HeideGang Homicide - Cheryl MaxsonPART FOUR: PREVENTING HOMICIDE: PROPOSED STRATEGIESCapital Punishment, Homicide, and Deterrence - William C Bailey and Ruth D Peterson An Assessment of the EvidenceGuns, Gun Control, and Homicide - Philip J Cook and Mark H MoorePreventing Homicide - James A Mercy and W Rodney Hammond A Public Health Perspective
Responsibility: M. Dwayne Smith, Margaret A. Zahn, editors.

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