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Crime as adaptive strategy

Dennis L. Gaffin

Crime as adaptive strategy

a theory of criminal anthropology

by Dennis L. Gaffin

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Dennis L. Gaffin.
SeriesMaster"s theses (State University of New York at Binghamton) -- no. 708
The Physical Object
Pagination85 leaves ;
Number of Pages85
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Open LibraryOL22209382M

Examples of Crime Prevention Projects 3 LEADERSHIP AND RESILIENCY PROGRAM (LRP) First-level crime prevention Issue: Youth at risk Sponsoring organization: Fairfax-Falls Church Community Service Board, Virgina, U.S. Description: The Leadership and Resiliency Program (LRP) attempts to enhance youths' internal strengths and resiliency while preventing .   This summary sheet defines and gives examples of situational crime prevention, environmental crime prevention and social/ community crime prevention strategies Situational Crime Prevention Includes strategies which focus on the specific point at which potential victims and criminals come together, making it harder for the criminal to commit crime.

Strategies of Crime Control in Contemporary Society David Garland* The article offers a descriptive analysis of strategies of crime control in contemporary Britain and elsewhere. It argues that the normality of high crime rates and the limitations of criminal justice agencies have created a new predicament for governments.   The review examines the research evidence on what works to reduce crime. It focuses on three key strategies: 1)targeting the underlying causes of crime 2)deterring potential offenders by ensuring that the cost of offending is greater than the benefits and 3)increasing the difficulty of offending by reducing opportunities to commit crime.

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