Rational choice and situational crime prevention: Theoretical foundations

Ronald V. Clarke, Graeme Newman, S. Giora Shoham

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A collection of original papers examining the theoretical and philosophical bases of the perspective of situational crime prevention. Among issues examined are: the status of situational crime prevention as a theory; the theoretical traditions and context of SCP; the relationship of rational choice to SCP; utilitarianism and SCP; and the ethical./policy implications of SCP.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherTaylor and Francis Inc.
Number of pages260
ISBN (Electronic)9781315245348
ISBN (Print)9781855219472
StatePublished - Dec 5 2016

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  • Social Sciences(all)


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