Crime and Crime Control: A Global View


Are crime rates rising or falling around the world? Are specific types of crime more prevalent in some cultures than others? Do different cultures vary greatly in their attitudes toward crime prevention? This book offers answers to these questions along with a cross-cultural exploration of crime and crime control in 15 representative countries from around the world.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Emilio E. Dellasoppa
  • Mark S. Gaylord
  • Obi N. Ignatius Ebbe
  • Chris Abotchie
  • S. George Vincentnathan
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2000


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