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NCJ Number: 140298 Find in a Library
Title: British Criminology Conference 1991
Journal: British Journal of Criminology  Volume:32  Issue:4  Dated:special issue (Autumn 1992)  Pages:complete issue
Editor(s): K Bottomley; J Shapland
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 151
Type: Conference Material
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: This special journal issues contains a selection of papers presented at the British Criminology Conference 1991, held at York University.
Abstract: The issue editors strived to illustrate, through their selections, the range of approaches and topics in criminology in Britain, Europe, and internationally, represented at the conference by 120 authors, 36 of whom were not based in the United Kingdom. The first papers presented here offer some insights into current criminological discourses and ideologies, followed by discussions of developments in criminal justice, the changing patterns of criminality in relation to crime prevention planning and management, comparative research on European cities, criminal career research, and road traffic offending.
Main Term(s): Criminal justice research; World criminology
Index Term(s): England
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