Crime Prevention: Theory and Practice by Stephen Schneider

By Stephen Schneider

Characterized either through its interdisciplinary and its utilized nature, crime prevention is prompted by means of diversified fields equivalent to psychology, sociology, criminology, future health care, city making plans and layout, schooling, economics, group improvement, and social paintings, between others. The examine of crime prevention is additionally interested by constructing and comparing interventions for purposes in real-world settings. as well as exploring uncomplicated strategies and theories, Crime Prevention: idea and Practice displays the predominantly utilized nature of the sphere, supplying readers the data and abilities essential to plan, enforce, overview, and maintain potent crime prevention interventions.


The publication examines dominant methods (situational, social improvement, neighborhood crime prevention, and group policing), in addition to process-oriented concerns necessary to its program (planning, enforcing, and comparing a criminal offense prevention project), balancing a scholarly research of the topic whereas providing valuable abilities.

Emphasizing an experiential studying procedure, this text:

  • Presents an creation to and assessment of the idea and perform of crime prevention

  • Explains how etiological theories of crime and felony habit tell all of the dominant crime prevention approaches

  • Encourages the improvement of data, services, and useful talents between scholars and crime prevention practitioners that may be utilized within the actual world

  • Provides a close, step by step method of the making plans, implementation, evaluate, and upkeep of profitable crime prevention interventions

  • Enhances the advance of severe analytical considering, conversation, and writing abilities of the reader

The textual content comprises studying pursuits, dialogue questions, case experiences, interactive routines, and box study assignments which floor the theoretical suggestions in a pragmatic framework, supplying an optimum studying adventure for college students and practitioners alike.


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