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NCJ Number: 99078 Find in a Library
Title: Consumer Shoplifting - Orientations and Deterrents
Journal: Journal of Criminal Justice  Volume:13  Issue:5  Dated:(1985)  Pages:459-473
Author(s): M J Kallis; D J Vanier
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 15
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Comsumer shoplifting poses a problem of social and economic significance.
Abstract: This study investigates such aberrant behavior from an attitudinal- and psychological-profile approach. Differences between shoplifters and nonshoplifters are examined, and managerial implications for retail store deterrence/surveillance activities are presented. (Author abstract)
Index Term(s): Behavior typologies; Offender profiles; Shoplifting
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