Chapter 1. Reducing Crime

  1. Amanda E. Perry1,
  2. Cynthia McDougall1 and
  3. David P. Farrington2
  1. Cynthia McDougall,
  2. Amanda E. Perry and
  3. David P. Farrington

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713532.ch1

Reducing Crime: The Effectiveness of Criminal Justice Interventions

Reducing Crime: The Effectiveness of Criminal Justice Interventions

How to Cite

McDougall, C., Perry, A. E. and Farrington, D. P. (2005) Reducing Crime, in Reducing Crime: The Effectiveness of Criminal Justice Interventions (eds A. E. Perry, C. McDougall and D. P. Farrington), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713532.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of York, UK

  2. 2

    University of Cambridge, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470023730

Online ISBN: 9780470713532

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Keywords:

  • systematic review;
  • criminal justice interventions;
  • policy development;
  • research evidence;
  • influential publications

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Background

  • The Case for Quality Research

  • The Case for Systematic Reviews

  • The Case for Randomised Controlled Trials (Rcts)

  • Cohort Studies

  • The Case For An Economic Approach

  • Overview of the Book

  • References