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Homicide in England and Wales

PAUL ROCK

in After Homicide

Published in print July 1998 | ISBN: 9780198267959
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191683428 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267959.003.0001

Series: Clarendon Studies in Criminology

Homicide in England and Wales

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This chapter reviews of some of the conventional academic arguments about the principal features of the demography and incidence of criminal homicide. Topics discussed include the penalty for homicide, the criminology of homicide, and the victimology of homicide.

Keywords: homicide; demography; incidence; criminology; victimology

Chapter.  10298 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Criminal Law

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