Crime and Its Social Context: Toward an Integrated Theory of Offenders, Victims, and Situations Terance D. Miethe

ISBN: 9780791419014

Published: July 1st 1994

Hardcover

209 pages


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Crime and Its Social Context: Toward an Integrated Theory of Offenders, Victims, and Situations  by  Terance D. Miethe

Crime and Its Social Context: Toward an Integrated Theory of Offenders, Victims, and Situations by Terance D. Miethe
July 1st 1994 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 209 pages | ISBN: 9780791419014 | 5.70 Mb

Theories of criminality and theories of victimization have traditionally been discussed as though they bore no relationship to one another. Yet, a complete explanation for crime must examine both the decision to engage in crime by an offender and theMoreTheories of criminality and theories of victimization have traditionally been discussed as though they bore no relationship to one another.

Yet, a complete explanation for crime must examine both the decision to engage in crime by an offender and the everyday actions of ordinary citizens that increase vulnerability to criminals. The integration of these approaches yields testable models that have greater predictive power than could be obtained by looking only at models of offenders or models of victim behavior. A more general perspective that accounts for both the decision to engage in crime and the selection of particular crime targets is developed and tested.



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