Crime, Disorder and Community Safety

Crime, Disorder and Community Safety

by Roger Matthews, John Pitts
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415242312

ISBN-13: 9780415242318

Pub. Date: 10/12/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book provides an analytic overview and assessment of the changing nature of crime prevention, disorder and community safety in contemporary society. Bringing together nine original articles from leading national and international authorities on these issues, the book examines recent developments in relation to a number of specific groups - the disadvantaged,

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This book provides an analytic overview and assessment of the changing nature of crime prevention, disorder and community safety in contemporary society. Bringing together nine original articles from leading national and international authorities on these issues, the book examines recent developments in relation to a number of specific groups - the disadvantaged, the socially excluded, youth, women and ethnic minorities. Topics covered include:
* the increase in local authority responsibility for crime control and community safety
* the development of inter-agency alliances
* the changing nature of policing
• the passing of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415242318
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/12/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.54(d)

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