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Measurement issues in criminology

Measurement issues in criminology

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Published by Springer-Verlag in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Criminology -- Research -- Methodology.,
    • Criminal statistics.,
    • Crime -- Research -- United States.,
    • Criminal statistics -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementKimberly L. Kempf, editor ; foreword by Joseph G. Weis.
      ContributionsKempf Leonard, Kimberly.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6024.5 .M43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 275 p. :
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1857314M
      ISBN 100387972609
      LC Control Number90009517

      Beth M. Huebner is the author of The Handbook of Measurement Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), Rehabilit. Statistics for Criminology and Criminal Justice, Third Edition demonstrates how statistics is relevant to a student’s life and future career by illustrating the logical connections between basic statistical concepts and their real-world implications in criminology and criminal justice. Written for .

      The study of how the environment, local geography, and physical locations influence crime has a long history that stretches across many research traditions. These include the neighborhood effects approach developed in the s, the criminology of place, and a newer approach that attends to the perception of crime in communities. Introduction. The term “hate crime” is relatively new; it was coined in the mids to identify crimes motivated by bias against the victim’s actual or perceived membership in a status group such as a particular race or religion (Jacobs and Potter , in Issues with Criminalizing Hate Crime).Although the term itself is new, the fact that some crimes are motivated by bias against a.

      Angus Nurse is Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Middlesex University School of Law where he teaches and researches criminology and law and is Programme Leader for the MA Criminology. Angus has research interests in green criminology, corporate environmental criminality, critical criminal justice, animal and human rights law and anti-social behaviour. Book > Textbooks > Research Methods for Criminology & Criminal Justice Expedited access to textbooks and digital content Instructors: Due to the COVID pandemic and in support of your transition to online learning, requests for complimentary review copies of our textbooks will be fulfilled through our eBooks partner, VitalSource.


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About this book. This volume of the series was designed to provide a comprehensive primer on the existing best practices and emerging developments in the study and design research on crime and criminology. The work as a whole includes chapters on the measurement of criminal typologies, the offenders, offending and victimization, criminal justice organizations, and specialized measurement.

The Handbook of Measurement Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice (Wiley Handbooks in Criminology and Criminal Justice) 1st Edition. by Beth M. Huebner (Editor), Timothy S. Bynum (Editor) ISBN ISBN Format: Hardcover. About this book. Measurement Issues in Criminology examines the techniques and procedures crucial to successful research.

Topics appropriate for specific research designs, data sources, and analytic techniques are identified, as well as topics for which such measurement methods are inappropriate. Subjects explored include ethical obligations and social research, the offender's perspective.

Measurement Issues in Criminology examines the techniques and procedures crucial to successful research. Topics appropriate for specific research designs, data sources, and analytic techniques are identified, as well as topics for which such measurement methods are inappropriate.

This volume of the series was designed to provide a comprehensive primer on the existing best practices and emerging developments in the study and design research on crime and criminology.

The work as a whole includes chapters on the measurement of criminal typologies, the offenders, offending and victimization, criminal justice organizations, and specialized measurement techniques. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Subjects explored include ethical obligations and social research, the offender's perspective, longitudinal research design, advantages of time series studies over other procedures when investigating important ques- tions of process and change, and the strength and weakness of studies utilizing secondary data sources.

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The Handbook of Measurement Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice by Beth M. Huebner,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Accurate, reliable, and valid measurement of crime and criminal victimization is becoming increasingly an anxiety about violent crime remains high even when rates are plummeting.

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1 The Role of Theory in Scientific Research.- 2 Sources of Data.- 3 Prevalence, Incidence, Rates, and Other Descriptive Measures.- 4 Ethical Obligations and Social Research.- 5 Natural Experiments in Criminal Justice.- 6 Exploring the Offender's Perspective: Observing and Interviewing Criminals.- 7 Longitudinal Research Designs.- 8 Issues in Legal-Impact Research.- 9 Time Series, Panel Design.

Measurement Issues in Criminology examines the techniques and procedures crucial to successful research. Topics appropriate for specific research designs, data sources, and analytic techniques are identified, as well as topics for which such measurement methods are : Joseph G.

Weis. The measurement of crime is an important topic, but it is frequently overlooked by criminologists. This slight is unfortunate, since accurate crime data are needed to adequately test theories of offending and victimization as well as to assess the effectiveness of public policies.

Putting Crime in its Place: Units of Analysis in Geographic Criminology focuses on the units of analysis used in geographic crime and place studies have been a part of criminology from the early 19 th century, growing interest in crime places over the last two decades demands critical reflection on the units of analysis that should form the focus of geographic analysis of crime.

criminology, the study of crime, society's response to it, and its prevention, including examination of the environmental, hereditary, or psychological causes of crime, modes of criminal investigation and conviction, and the efficacy of punishment or correction (see prison) as compared with forms of treatment or gh it is generally considered a subdivision of sociology.

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