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Title: RURAL CRIME AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE - A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Editor(s): R D HUBBARD; D M HORTON; J T DUNCAN; M KRAVITZ
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 59
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-023-77
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
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Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY LISTS PUBLICATIONS FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESEARCHERS ON CRIME AND ADMINISTRATION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN RURAL AMERICA, AS WELL AS ON PROBLEMS WITH THE JUSTICE SYSTEM IN RURAL AREAS.
Abstract: CONTAINING 140 CITATIONS, THE BIBLIOGRAPHY IS DIVIDED INTO 5 SECTIONS. THE CHAPTER ON THE NATURE AND EXTENT OF RURAL CRIME COVERS INCIDENCE RATES, CONTRIBUTING FACTORS, OFFENDER STUDIES, AND CRIMES UNIQUE TO RURAL AREAS. ONE SECTION REVIEWS ALL ASPECTS OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN RURAL AMERICA, WHILE ANOTHER DEALS WITH RURAL CRIME PREVENTION AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AND COVERS CRIME PREVENTION TECHNIQUES AND PROGRAMS, POLICE ADMINISTRATION, AND PROBLEMS FACED BY POLICE IN RURAL AREAS. THE RURAL ADJUDICATION AND CORRECTIONS SYSTEMS AND RURAL JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION ARE THE TOPICS OF THE REMAINING SECTIONS. THE LISTINGS INCLUDE STUDIES, JOURNAL ARTICLES, REPORTS, MANUALS, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, AUDIOVISUAL AIDS, AND PAPERS; MOST WERE PUBLISHED DURING THE 1970'S. PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED ALPHABETICALLY BY AUTHOR IN EACH SECTION. AVAILABILITY INFORMATION IS PROVIDED, BUT NO PRICING INFORMATION IS GIVEN. THESE MATERIALS WERE SELECTED FROM THE NCJRS DATA BASE. SUBJECT, AUTHOR, AND TITLE INDEXES ARE INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): Rural crime; Rural policing
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