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Title:
Questions and answers in lethal and non-lethal violence : proceedings of the first annual Workshop of the Homicide Research Working Group, Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 14-16, 1992
Author:
Homicide Research Working Group. Workshop (1st : 1992 : Ann Arbor, Mich.)
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, [1993]
Physical Description:
viii, 141 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Different levels, common causes: St. Louis homicide rates in national perspective / Richard Rosenfeld, Scott Decker and Carol Kohfeld -- Drugs and violence / Paul J. Goldstein -- The danger assessment instrument: risk factors of homicide of and by battered women / Jacquelyn C. Campbell -- Using surveillance in homicide and violence prevention / Carl C. Bell and Esther J. Jenkins -- Computer mapping as a tool in violence reduction / Carolyn Rebecca Block -- The Canadian homicide database: problems and solutions / Christine Wright -- The national incident-based reporting system and its applications to homicide research / John Patrick Jarvis -- Collecting data from investigation files: descriptions of three Los Angeles gang homicide projects / Cheryl L. Maxson -- Overview of the Chicago homicide project / Carolyn Rebecca Block and Richard L. Block -- The Baltimore city homicide file / Derral Cheatwood -- "Clearing" homicides in Philadelphia: the Philadelphia homicide project / Korni Swaroop Kumar, Leonard D. Savitz and Stanley H. Turner.
Format :
Book