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The aftermath of sex offender registration and other controls  

Kristen M. Zgoba

Print publication date:
Jan 2017
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Jul 2017
This essay begins with a review of public reaction to sexual offenses and the rise in social awareness that sex offenses have promoted. Statistics exploring the prevalence of sexual abuse ... More

Antisocial Behavior  

Michael Tonry and Harriet Bildsten

Print publication date:
Aug 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
This article discusses antisocial behavior orders (ASBOs) in England and Wales and recent U.S. policies based on the broken windows hypothesis. The broken windows hypothesis and its policy ... More

Campus Crime  

John J. Sloan III and Bonnie S. Fisher

Online publication date:
Jul 2014
Although crime on college and university campuses in the United States has existed since their founding and despite available data, unanswered questions remain about the scope and nature ... More

Communities and Delinquency  

Charis E. Kubrin

Print publication date:
Dec 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
The community or neighborhood in which juvenile lives constitute an important context and it influences juvenile delinquency. This article describes the role of communities in the ... More

Community and Problem-Oriented Policing  

Michael D. Reisig

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Sep 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
This article is divided into five sections. Section I provides an overview of community and problem-oriented policing, highlighting the key of elements of the two approaches. Section II ... More

Community, Inequality, and Crime  

Graham C. Ousey and Matthew R. Lee

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Nov 2012
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Dec 2012
One of the most exciting developments in the field of criminology is the emergence of studies that seek to explain variation in crime rates across aggregate social communities. These ... More

Community-Based Organizations and Crime Prevention  

Tim Goddard and Andrea Headley

Community-based organizations have proliferated throughout Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Undergirded by the neoliberal privatization of turning social ... More

Community-Level Influences on Crime and Offending  

Steven F. Messner and Gregory M. Zimmerman

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Mar 2012
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Sep 2012
This article discusses community-level influences on offending and crime. It shows how the general ecological model can help understand the spatial distributions of patterns of urban ... More

Comprehensive Community Partnerships for Preventing Crime  

Dennis P. Rosenbaum and Amie M. Schuck

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Mar 2012
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Sep 2012
This article studies comprehensive community initiatives to prevent violence, crime, and drug abuse. It focuses on the role of partnerships or coalitions as the main tool for imagining, ... More

Crime during and after Military Service  

Clive Emsley

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Aug 2014
Until recently, there has been little serious research into the scale and nature of offending by military personnel during and after their service and virtually none into the history of ... More

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