Inequality, Crime and Public Policy (Routledge Revivals)

Inequality, Crime and Public Policy (Routledge Revivals)

by John Braithwaite

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ISBN-13: 9781135094508
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/13/2013
Series: Routledge Revivals
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 332
File size: 4 MB

Table of Contents

Preface;  Acknowledgements;  Part I  1. Defining the problem  2. The class-crime relationship  3. Theories of lower-class criminality  Part II  4. The class-mix hypothesis  5. Testing the class-mix hypothesis on data in the literature  6. Testing the class-mix hypothesis on self-report data  7. Testing the class-mix hypothesis on official delinquency data  8. Testing the class-mix hypothesis on inter-city comparisons  9. Class-mix: conclusions and policies  Part III  10. Rethinking the distribution of crime among classes  11. Alternative levels of analysis for determining whether inequality contributes to crime  12. Inequality: conclusions and policies;  Postscript:  The socialist critique of the reformist criminology in the book;  Appendix: Class-mix policies;  Notes;  Select bibliography;  Name Index;  Subject Index

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