The Psychology of Vandalism / Edition 1

The Psychology of Vandalism / Edition 1

by Arnold P. Goldstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306451409

ISBN-13: 9780306451409

Pub. Date: 10/31/1999

Publisher: Springer US

In The Psychology of Vandalism, Arnold P. Goldstein thoroughly examines the status, causation, prevention, and remediation of vandalistic behavior. Goldstein provides vandal- and environment-oriented explanations and interventions. He includes 169 tactics to reduce vandalism as well as ways for selecting and combining these tactics into programs. A selection of

Overview

In The Psychology of Vandalism, Arnold P. Goldstein thoroughly examines the status, causation, prevention, and remediation of vandalistic behavior. Goldstein provides vandal- and environment-oriented explanations and interventions. He includes 169 tactics to reduce vandalism as well as ways for selecting and combining these tactics into programs. A selection of exemplary research reports evaluate diverse vandalism interventions. This reference will benefit graduate students, practitioners, and academics in clinical, social, and environmental psychology as well as criminology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306451409
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
10/31/1999
Series:
Springer Series in Social Clinical Psychology
Edition description:
1996
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Why Study Vandalism? Definitions and Demographics. Causation. Intervention: Alternative Strategies. Intervention: Implementation Tactics. Intervention: Combinations and Evaluation. Ecovandalism and Psychological Inquiry. Index.

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