Evaluation for Crime Prevention available in Hardcover
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- Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
American and British academics explore issues of the design and conduct of research for evaluating crime prevention policies and programs. Presented by Tilley (Nottingham Trent U., UK) the six contributions address such topics as displacement of crime as an unintended consequence, the application of cost-benefit analysis to evaluation, the methodological problems with random controlled trials, broad evaluation issues related to community crime prevention programs, and the evaluation of multi-agency crime-prevention partnerships. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,Portland, OR