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An Analysis of Drug Trafficking

Rosalyn Harper and Rachel Murphy.

in The British Journal of Criminology

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

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An analysis of the crime rate in the Netherlands 1950-93

C Beki, K Zeelenberg and K van Montfort.

in The British Journal of Criminology

June 1999; p ublished online June 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

This study describes an analysis of trends in crime in the Netherlands during the period 1950-93, using time-series analysis to estimate relationships between recorded crime and demographic,...

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An Analysis of the Role of Neighbourhood Ethnic Composition in the Geographical Distribution of Racially Motivated Incidents

Allan J. Brimicombe, Martin P. Ralphs, Alice Sampson and Hoi Yuen Tsui.

in The British Journal of Criminology

March 2001; p ublished online March 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

This paper explores the use of statistical and Geographical Information Systems mapping techniques in producing a preliminary assessment of geographical patterns of racially motivated crimes...

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Stephen Jones.

in Criminology

April 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminology. 1695 words.

In this book, consideration has been given to various theories which have been put forward as to why people commit crimes. Some of these explanations claim that they can account for all...

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And finally…

Stephen Jones.

in Criminology

March 2013; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminology. 1703 words.

In this book, consideration has been given to various theories which have been put forward as to why people commit crimes. Some of these explanations claim that they can account for all...

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The Angered Versus the Endangered: PCCs, Roads Policing and the Challenges of Assessing and Representing ‘Public Opinion’

Helen Wells.

in The British Journal of Criminology

December 2017; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10229 words.

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Part of the rationale for introducing elected Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) was a suggestion that the police and public needed to be...

Animal Cruelty: Pathway to Violence Against People. By Linda Merz-Perez and Kathleen M. Heide (Walnut Creek, CA: Alta Mira Press, 2004, £21.00 pb)

Tracey Smith-Harris.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 1780 words.

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Anomie

Eric P. Baumer.

in Criminology

P ublished online February 2010 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Criminal Justice; Criminology. 5378 words.

The term anomie has been widely used for the past several centuries to describe societal conditions. Although it has been defined and applied in different ways throughout history, it has...

Anomie and Strain Theory

David Downes, Paul Rock and Eugene McLaughlin.

in Understanding Deviance

March 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminology. 17898 words.

This chapter examines the role of anomie theory in the sociology of crime and deviance. It begins by discussing Émile Durkheim’s theory of anomie before turning to Robert Merton’s...

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Anomie, Social Change and Crime. A Theoretical Examination of Institutional‐Anomie Theory

Jón Gunnar Bernburg.

in The British Journal of Criminology

September 2002; p ublished online September 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

The last decade has seen a revived interest in using anomie theory in crime and deviance research. The present paper contributes to this development by offering an examination of a...

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Anomie, strain and juvenile subculture

Katherine S. Williams.

in Textbook on Criminology

March 2012; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminology. 16960 words.

Course-focused and comprehensive, the Textbook on series provides an accessible overview of the key areas on the law curriculum. This chapter examines juvenile criminality and peer groups....

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Anomie Theory

Jón Gunnar Bernburg.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Forms of Crime; Theories of Crime. 11866 words.

Originating in the tradition of classical sociology (Durkheim, Merton), anomie theory posits how broad social conditions influence deviant behavior and crime. The French sociologist Émile...

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Anti-Drugs Policies of the European Union: Transnational Decision-Making and the Politics of Expertise. By Martin Elvins (Hampshire: Palgrave MacMillan, 2003, 256pp. £45 hb)

Michael Shiner.

in The British Journal of Criminology

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

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Antisocial Behavior

Michael Tonry and Harriet Bildsten.

in The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Public Policy

August 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Crime Prevention. 8668 words.

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...

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Antisocial Behavior by Young People. By Michael Rutter, Henri Giller and Ann Hagell (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. £37.50 hb £13.95 pb)

John Hutt.

in The British Journal of Criminology

June 2000; p ublished online June 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

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Anti-Social Behaviour, Behavioural Expectations and an Urban Aesthetic

Andrew Millie.

in The British Journal of Criminology

May 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 6892 words.

In recent years, the phrase ‘anti-social behaviour’ (ASB), as understood in a public order enforcement context, has gained prominence in the United Kingdom, to the extent that it is claimed...

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Anti-Social Behaviour, Community Engagement and the Judicial Role in England and Wales

Jane C. Donoghue.

in The British Journal of Criminology

May 2012; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10036 words.

A problem-solving approach to anti-social behaviour (ASB) cases has recently been embedded into magistrates’ courts in England and Wales. This approach incorporates core components of the...

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Anti-Social Behaviour Orders: A Culture of Control? By Jane Donoghue (London: Macmillan, 2010, 224pp. £52.00 hb)

Kerry Baker.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 1127 words.

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Anti-social Parental Behaviour, Problematic Parenting and Aggressive Offspring Behaviour During Adulthood

Jeffrey G. Johnson, Elizabeth Smailes, Patricia Cohen, Stephanie Kasen and Judith S. Brook.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

Data from a 25-year community-based prospective longitudinal study were used to investigate the role of problematic parenting in the association between a history of anti-social parental...

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Anti-Terrorist Laws and the United Kingdom's ‘Suspect Muslim Community’: A Reply to Pantazis and Pemberton

Steven Greer.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10434 words.

In an article in a recent issue of this journal, Pantazis and Pemberton claim that anti-terrorist laws passed in the United Kingdom in the context of a post-9/11 official political...

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