Crime and Justice, Volume 33: Crossnational Crime Trends

Overview

The eight essays in this volume provide comprehensive up-to-date summaries of crossnational crime trends in Australia, Canada, England, Wales, the Netherlands, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States. Contributors include Carlos Carcach, Brandon Welsh, Mark Irving, Darrick Jolliffe, Catrien C. J. H. Bijleveld, Paul R. Smit, David J. Smith, Per-Olaf H. Wikström, Martin Killias, Phillipe Lamon, Marcelo F. Aebi, and Patrick A. Langan....
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Overview

The eight essays in this volume provide comprehensive up-to-date summaries of crossnational crime trends in Australia, Canada, England, Wales, the Netherlands, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States. Contributors include Carlos Carcach, Brandon Welsh, Mark Irving, Darrick Jolliffe, Catrien C. J. H. Bijleveld, Paul R. Smit, David J. Smith, Per-Olaf H. Wikström, Martin Killias, Phillipe Lamon, Marcelo F. Aebi, and Patrick A. Langan.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780226808697
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press Journals
  • Publication date: 2/1/2004
  • Series: Crime and Justice: A Review of Research Series
  • Edition description: 1
  • Pages: 500
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Tonry is director of the Institute of Criminology at Cambridge University and Sonosky Professor of Law and Public Policy at the University of Minnesota. David P. Farrington is professor of psychological criminology at Cambridge University.
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Table of Contents

Preface
Punishment and Crime across Space and Time Michael Tonry and David P. Farrington
Crime and Punishment in England and Wales, 1981–1999
David P. Farrington and Darrick Jolliffe
Crime and Punishment in Scotland, 1981–1999
David J. Smith
Crime and Punishment in the United States, 1981–1999
Patrick A. Langan
Crime and Punishment in the Netherlands, 1980–1999
Catrien C. J. H. Bijleveld and Paul R. Smit
Crime and Punishment in Switzerland, 1985–1999
Martin Killias, Philippe Lamon, and Marcelo F. Aebi
Crime and Punishment in Canada, 1981–1999
Brandon C. Welsh and Mark H. Irving
Crime and Punishment in Australia, 1980–2000
Carlos Carcach
Cross-National Patterns in Crime Rates Philip J. Cook and Nataliya Khmilevska
Cross-National Measures of Punitiveness Alfred Blumstein, Michael Tonry, and Asheley Van Ness
Cross-National Comparisons of Crime Rates in Four Countries, 1981–1999
David P. Farrington and Darrick Jolliffe
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