Crime And Public Policy

ISBN 10 : 9780199968237
ISBN 13 : 0199968233

Crime in the United States has fluctuated considerably over the past thirty years, as have the policy approaches to deal with it. During this time criminologists and other scholars..



The Oxford Handbook Of Crime And Public Policy

ISBN 10 : 9780199844654
ISBN 13 : 0199844658

Much of the scholarly literature and principal books on criminal justice and crime control policy take the operations of the criminal justice system, the causes of crime and delinq..



Language Of The Gun

ISBN 10 : 0226316076
ISBN 13 : 9780226316079

Legal and public policies concerning youth gun violence tend to rely heavily on crime reports, survey data, and statistical methods. Rarely is attention given to the young voices b..



Crime And Public Policy

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015031832739
ISBN 13 :

In this timely book of original essays, some of criminology’s most respected scholars assess the policy implications of recent theories of crime. The central question posed by th..



Public Policy Crime And Criminal Justice

ISBN 10 : 0130984094
ISBN 13 : 9780130984098

This unique anthology exposes readers to a collection of original works that provide a bridge between issues related to public policy. Readers are exposed to a “whole-system” v..



Inequality Crime And Public Policy Routledge Revivals

ISBN 10 : 9781135094508
ISBN 13 : 1135094500

First published in 1979, Inequality, Crime, and Public Policy integrates and interprets the vast corpus of existing research on social class, slums, and crime, and presents its own..



The Politics Of Law And Order

ISBN 10 : 9781610270380
ISBN 13 : 161027038X

Foundational and renowned study of how politicians and others use crime rates -- and most of all the public perception of street crime, whether or not it is accurate -- for their o..