Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design: How Investing in Physical And Social Capital Makes Communities Safer

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Edwin Mellen Press, Jan 1, 2006 - Social Science - 238 pages
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This book provides an examination of the major criminological perspectives on the presence of crime and disorder in residential communities. Perspectives are examined with a framework made up of two central dimensions, social and physical capital.

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Effects of Weak Investments in Neighborhood Physical Capital
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About the author (2006)

Dr. White teaches at Old Dominion University where he specializes in teaching classes on crime and communities and research methodology.

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