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Title: BEHAVIOR CONTROL TECHNIQUES AND CRIMINOLOGY - 1975-2075
Author(s): C R JEFFREY
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 67
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
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United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A PAPER THE MAJOR THESIS OF WHICH IS THAT CRIME CAN BE BETTER PREVENTED BY ATTEMPTS TO CONTROL PEOPLE'S ENVIRONMENT INSTEAD OF USING THE MORE TRADITIONAL CONCEPTS OF PUNISHMENT AND DETERRENCE.
Abstract: THE AUTHOR SPEAKS OF TWO TYPES OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL: 'INTERNAL', THROUGH THE USE OF GENETICS, BIOCHEMISTRY, AND PSYCHOBIOLOGY, AND 'EXTERNAL', WHICH INCLUDES URBAN PLANNING AND BUILDING DESIGN. HE DISCUSSES BOTH IN DETAIL, AND INCLUDES A HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF CRIME PREVENTION, WHICH HE SAYS PROVES THE NEED FOR THE USE OF THE TWO TYPES OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL HE DISCUSSES.
Index Term(s): Architectural design; Behavior modification; Cause removal crime prevention; Crime prevention measures; Criminology; Environmental design
Note: PAPER PRESENTED AT THE ECOLOGY OF YOUTH WORKSHOP AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII, HONOLULU, DECEMBER 15, 1975
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