Criminology

Known as: criminology (field) 
The study of crime and criminals with special reference to the personality factors and social conditions leading toward, or away from crime.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
A rapidly growing body of research examines whether human conflict can be affected by climatic changes. Drawing from archaeology… (More)
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2012
2012
This article offers some reflections on the nature and role of space and spatial analysis in criminology. It proceeds in two… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Positive criminology is a new conceptual perspective of criminology, encompassing several theories and models. Positive… (More)
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2009
2009
Members of the public health and criminal justice disciplines often work with marginalized populations: people at high risk of… (More)
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2009
2009
The purpose of this essay is to map out the dissemination of Cliff and Ord's 1969 work in the field of criminology. I argue that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Issues of selection bias pervade criminological research. Despite their ubiquity, considerable confusion surrounds various… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Criminologists are ofren interested in examining interactive effects within a regression context. For example, “holding other… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In this article, the authors present a life-course perspective on crime and a critique of the developmental criminology paradigm… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
once again has assumed priority in the social sciences.1 The most visible inquiry has been played out in urban sociology and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A multilevel approach is proposed to the study of the evolution of multiple networks. In this approach, the basic evolution… (More)
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