The Great American Crime Decline.
By: Zimring, Franklin E.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Studies in Crime and Public Policy: Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, USA, 2006Description: 1 online resource (273 p.).ISBN: 9780195346190.Subject(s): CrimeGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Great American Crime DeclineDDC classification: 364.97309049 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Part I: What Happened in the 1990s?; 1 The Size and Character of the Crime Decline; 2 The Environment for Optimism: Crime Trends and Attitudes about the Effectiveness of Crime Policies; Part II: The Search for Causes; 3 The Usual Suspects: Imprisonment, Demography, and the Economy; 4 Progeny of the 1990s: Three New Explanations of Decline; Part III: Two New Perspectives; 5 Which Twin Has the Toni? Some Statistical Lessons from Canada; 6 New York City's Natural Experiment; Part IV: Twenty-First Century Lessons; 7 What Happens Next?; 8 Seven Lessons from the 1990s
Appendix 1 Crime and Abortion Policy in Europe, Canada, and AustraliaAppendix 2 Supplementary Statistics on Crime Trends in Canada during the 1990s; Appendix 3 Trends for the City of New York and the United States during the 1990s; Appendix 4 Measuring the Extent of Decline in Selected High-Decline Cities; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Part I What Happened in the 1990s?. 1. The Size and Character of the Crime Decline. 2. The Environment for Optimism: Crime Trends and Attitudes about the Effectiveness of Crime Policies. Part II The Search for Causes. 3. The Usual Suspects: Imprisonment, Demography, and the Economy. 4. Progeny of the 1990s: Three New Explanations of Decline. Part III Two New Perspectives. 5. Which Twin Has the Toni? Some Statistical Lessons from Canada. 6. New York City's Natural Experiment. Part IV Twenty-First Century Lessons. 7. What Happens Next?. 8. Seven Lessons from the 1990s. Appendix 1: Crime and Abor
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