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Homicide

Known as: Homicides 
The killing of one person by another.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
The United States is experiencing an epidemic of drug overdose (poisoning) deaths. Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Current rates of intimate partner homicide of females are approximately 4 to 5 times the rate for male victims, although the… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Much of the research on violent crime is situated within an exclusively structural or subcultural framework. Some recent work… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract In comparisons among Chicago neighbourhoods, homicide rates in 1988-93 varied more than 100-fold, while male life… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
Frequencies of homicide victimization of wives and husbands, while cohabiting and when separated, are reported for all spousal… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Who are the men committing the rising number of serial homicides in the U.S. -- and why do they kill? The increase in these… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Homicide is an extreme manifestation of interpersonal conflict with minimal reporting bias and can thus be used as a conflict… 
Review
1985
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Unlike most other causes of death, homicide has been increasing in the United States, especially since the mid-1960s. Its impact…