Rethinking Homicide: Exploring the Structure and Process Underlying Deadly Situations

Rethinking Homicide: Exploring the Structure and Process Underlying Deadly Situations

by Terance D. Miethe, Wendy C. Regoeczi
     
 

A micro-historical analysis of the nature of change and stability in homicide situations over time.See more details below

Overview

A micro-historical analysis of the nature of change and stability in homicide situations over time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521540582
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2004
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Criminology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
Preface
Acknowledgments
1Introduction: Studying Homicide Situations1
2Theoretical Development15
3Data and Methodology for Studying Homicide Situations36
4The Empirical Distribution of Homicide61
5Instrumental and Expressive Motives in Homicide Situations101
6Gender Differences in the Structure of Homicide Situations130
7Change and Stability in the Structure of Youth Homicide165
8Racial Difference in Homicide Situations191
9Victim-Offender Relationships227
10Conclusions and Implications256
References281
Author Index307
Subject Index315

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