Crime Prevention through Environmental Design: How Investing in Physical and Social Capital Makes Communities Safer

Title

Crime Prevention through Environmental Design: How Investing in Physical and Social Capital Makes Communities Safer

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Description

Provides an examination of the major criminological perspectives on the presence of crime and disorder in residential communities. This book features perspectives examined with a framework made up of two central dimensions - social and physical capital. [from Amazon.com]

ISBN

978-0773457157

Publication Date

2006

Publisher

Edwin Mellen Press

City

Lewiston, NY

Keywords

Crime (Environmental aspects), Architectural design, Sociology

Disciplines

Social Control, Law, Crime, and Deviance | Sociology