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NCJ Number: 30736 Find in a Library
Title: COMPARATIVE CRIMINOLOGY
Journal: JOURNAL OF CRIMINAL LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY  Volume:66  Issue:3  Dated:(SEPTEMBER 1975)  Pages:366-379
Author(s): D SZABO
Corporate Author: Northwestern University
School of Law
Managing Editor
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 14
Sponsoring Agency: Northwestern University
Chicago, IL 60611
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE AUTHOR ESPOUSES A GENERAL THEORY AND RESEARCH FRAMEWORK OF MACRO-CRIMINOLOGY, WHICH EXAMINES CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR AS JUST ONE PART OF A CONTINUUM OF BEHAVIOR PATTERNS RANGING FROM GOOD TO BAD.
Abstract: THIS ARTICLE SERVES THE TWO-FOLD PURPOSE OF REVIEWING THE LITERATURE DEALING WITH COMPARATIVE CRIMINOLOGY AND OF SUGGESTING NEW DIRECTIONS FOR RESEARCH. THIS MACROCRIMINOLOGICAL GENERAL THEORY WILL BE ENRICHED BY THE CONTRIBUTION OF MORE AND MORE SEARCHING TECHNIQUES OF MULTIVARIED ANALYSIS, MULTIPLE REGRESSIONS, OF ANALYSIS THROUGH A DICHOTOMY OF ATTRIBUTES, AND ANALYSIS OF THE DISCRIMINANT FUNCTION, IN SHORT, TECHNIQUES OF ANALYSIS THROUGH WHICH THE SCIENCE OF ECONOMETRICS BROUGHT A LEVEL OF REFINEMENT PREVIOUSLY UNTHINKABLE IN THEORETICAL ANALYSIS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Behavior; Comparative analysis; Criminology; Research; Theory
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