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Author Zimring, Franklin E.

Title Deterrence : the legal threat in crime control / Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon J. Hawkins ; with a foreword by James Vorenberg
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1973


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Description xiv, 376 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Studies in crime and justice
Studies in crime and justice.
Contents 1. The task -- 2. The rationale of deterrence -- 3. Definition -- 4. The deterrent effect -- 5. The strategy of research -- 6. An agenda for research in deterrence
Analysis Crimes Deterrence Psychological aspects
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Crime prevention.
Punishment in crime deterrence.
Punishment -- Research.
Author Hawkins, Gordon J. (Gordon Joseph), 1919-
LC no. 72089584
ISBN 0226983501