The Resource Do Bus Stops Increase Crime Opportunities?, (electronic resource)

Do Bus Stops Increase Crime Opportunities?, (electronic resource)

Label
Do Bus Stops Increase Crime Opportunities?
Title
Do Bus Stops Increase Crime Opportunities?
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Language
eng
Summary
Using the frameworks of routine activity, crime pattern and rational choice theories, Yu investigates the relationship between bus stops, businesses, and five offense types (robbery, aggravated assault, motor vehicle theft, theft from motor vehicle, and burglary) in Newark, New Jersey. Several data analysis methods were used to examine the impact of bus stops and businesses on crime. Overall, both bus stops and commercial establishments were associated with increased crime. Among business types, the category of food store was always related to increased crime across offense types and regressio
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EBLCP
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Yu, Sung-Suk Violet
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6791 .Y8 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
Series statement
Criminal justice: recent scholarship
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  • Criminal methods
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Crime forecasting
  • Crime forecasting
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Criminal methods
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Crime forecasting
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Criminal methods
  • United States
Label
Do Bus Stops Increase Crime Opportunities?, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Tables; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgement; Chapter 1: Introduction: Bus Stops and Crime Opportunities; Chapter 2: Crimes Around Mass Transit: Causes or Byproducts?; Chapter 3: Theoretical Framework and Research Questions; Chapter 4: Gathering and Cleaning Data to Answer Questions; Chapter 5: Plan to Address Spatial Aspect of Data; Chapter 6: Geocoding Crime; Chapter 7: Exploratory Data Analysis Results; Chapter 8: Regression Analysis Results; Chapter 9: Conclusions and Discussions; Appendix A: Data Analysis Results on Robbery
  • Appendix B: Data Analysis Results on Aggravated AssaultAppendix C: Data Analysis Results on Motor Vehicle Theft; Appendix D: Data Analysis Results on Theft From Motor Vehicle; Appendix E: Data Analysis Results on Burglary; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (322 pages).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781593326722
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818818952
  • (OCoLC)ocn818818952
Label
Do Bus Stops Increase Crime Opportunities?, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Tables; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgement; Chapter 1: Introduction: Bus Stops and Crime Opportunities; Chapter 2: Crimes Around Mass Transit: Causes or Byproducts?; Chapter 3: Theoretical Framework and Research Questions; Chapter 4: Gathering and Cleaning Data to Answer Questions; Chapter 5: Plan to Address Spatial Aspect of Data; Chapter 6: Geocoding Crime; Chapter 7: Exploratory Data Analysis Results; Chapter 8: Regression Analysis Results; Chapter 9: Conclusions and Discussions; Appendix A: Data Analysis Results on Robbery
  • Appendix B: Data Analysis Results on Aggravated AssaultAppendix C: Data Analysis Results on Motor Vehicle Theft; Appendix D: Data Analysis Results on Theft From Motor Vehicle; Appendix E: Data Analysis Results on Burglary; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (322 pages).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781593326722
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818818952
  • (OCoLC)ocn818818952

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