Crime Act

Known as: Crime, Crimes 
A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies… (More)

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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The high variance of crime rates across time and space is one of the oldest puzzles in the social sciences; this variance appears… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES Physical aggression in children is a major public health problem. Not only is childhood physical aggression a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We estimate the effect of education on participation in criminal activity accounting for endogeneity of schooling. We first… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Programs targeted at high-risk youth are designed to prevent high-school dropout, crime, drug abuse, and other forms of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Previous functional brain imaging studies suggest that the ability to infer the intentions and mental states of others (social… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
There is a pervasive pattern of discrimination and prejudice against transgendered people within society. Both economic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Questionnaire data about criminal victimization experiences were collected from 2,259 Sacramento-area lesbians, gay men, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Crime is seldom considered as an outcome in public health research. Yet major theoretical and empirical developments in the field… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
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  • 1998
Previous estimates of the effect of unemployment on crime commonly omit determinants of criminal behavior that vary with the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
This article examined the long-term effects of multisystemic therapy (MST) vs. individual therapy (IT) on the prevention of… (More)
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