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Crime Prevention Approaches, Practices and Evaluations

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ISBN-10: 1422463273

ISBN-13: 9781422463277

Edition: 7th 2010 (Revised)

Authors: Steven P. Lab

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This book examines several types of crime prevention approaches and their goals, including those that are designed to prevent conditions that foster deviance, those directed toward persons or conditions with a high potential for deviance, and those for persons who have already committed crimes. This edition provides research and information on all aspects of crime prevention, including the physical environment and crime, neighborhood crime prevention, the mass media and crime prevention, crime displacement and diffusion, prediction, community policing, drugs, schools, and electronic monitoring and home confinement. Key terms and learning objectives supplement each chapter. A glossary…    
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Book details

List price: $53.95
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 4/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 420
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Crime and the Fear of Crime
Crime Prevention
Evaluation and Crime Prevention
Primary Prevention
The Physical Environment and Crime
Neighborhood Crime Prevention
Displacement and Diffusion
The Mass Media and Crime Prevention
General Deterrence
Secondary Prevention
Prediction for Secondary Prevention
Situational Crime Prevention
Partnerships for Crime Prevention
Drugs, Crime, and Crime Prevention
The School and Crime Prevention
Tertiary Prevention
Specific Deterrence and Incapacitation
Some Closing Thoughts on Crime Prevention and the Future