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The Achieving Society
Examines the motivation for achievement as a psychological factor that shapes economic development. Refuting arguments based on race, climate, or population growth, the book instead argues forExpand
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Structure and Function of Two Antarctic Terrestrial Moss Communities
Two bryophyte-dominated communities in the maritime Antarctic are analyzed in terms of the transfer and standing crops of organic matter within them. A moss turf dominated by Polytrichum alpestre andExpand
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Changes in Spirituality and Well-Being Among Victims of Sexual Assault
Seventy, predominately inner-city, minority women who had been sexually assaulted in the previous 9 to 24 months filled out a questionnaire that included measures of change in well-being and changeExpand
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The prevention of crime : social and situational strategies
SECTION ONE: THE PROBLEM OF CRIME PREVENTION. 1. The Argument for Citizen Involvement and Prevention. SECTION TWO: COMMUNITY AWARENESS, MOBILIZATION, AND SOCIAL CONTROL. 2. Crime Prevention ThroughExpand
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Access to Justice for Immigrants Who are Victimized: The Perspectives of Police and Prosecutors
The increased diversity of the U.S. population poses special challenges to the criminal justice system. High levels of immigration to the United States within the past decade require that lawExpand
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Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters: White Slavery in the Mediterranean, The Barbary Coast, and Italy, 1500-1800
Introduction and Acknowledgements PART ONE: WHITE SLAVERY How Many Slaves? Slave Taking and Slave Breaking PART TWO: BARBARY Slave Labour Slaves' Life PART THREE: ITALY The Home Front CelebratingExpand
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A PROACTIVE RESPONSE TO FAMILY VIOLENCE: THE RESULTS OF A RANDOMIZED EXPERIMENT
Recent British work has focused attention on preventing repeat victimization as part of an overall crime prevention strategy. Because domestic violence victims are among those most likely to sufferExpand
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Digital Evidence and the U.S. Criminal Justice System
With digital devices becoming ubiquitous, digital evidence is increasingly important to the investigation and prosecution of many types of crimes. This report describes results of a research effortExpand
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Supportive and Unsupportive Aspects of the Behavior of Others Toward Victims of Sexual and Nonsexual Assault
Victims and their primary significant others (SOs) were asked to rate the amounts of supportive and unsupportive behaviors of the SOs following sexual or nonsexual assaults. Victim and SO reports ofExpand
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