Community and the Crime Decline: The Causal Effect of Local Nonprofits on Violent Crime

Largely overlooked in the theoretical and empirical literature on the crime decline is a long tradition of research in criminology and urban sociology that considers how violence is regulated through informal sources of social control arising from residents and organizations internal to communities....

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Volume: 82
Main Author: Sharkey, Patrick
Torrats-Espinosa, Gerard
Takyar, Delaram
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Los Angeles, CA SAGE Publishing 01.12.2017
SAGE Publications
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American Sociological Association
published in: American sociological review Vol. 82; no. 6; pp. 1214 - 1240
Data of publication: 20171201
ISSN: 0003-1224
1939-8271
EISSN: 1939-8271
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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