2012

The Urban Fabric of Crime and Fear

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ISBN: 978-94-007-4209-3 (Print) 978-94-007-4210-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-33

    The Urban Fabric of Crime and Fear

  3. Placing fear on the urban scale

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Pages 37-53

      Urban Security: Whose Security? Everyday Responses to Urban Fears

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      Pages 55-82

      Urban Fear and Its Roots in Place

  4. Micro-urban environments of crime and fear

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-110

      Safe on the Move: The Importance of the Built Environment

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      Pages 111-137

      Safety in Numbers: High-Resolution Analysis of Crime in Street Networks

  5. Crime, fear of crime in neighborhoods and their effects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Pages 141-163

      Ecological Analysis of Urban Offence and Offender Data

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      Pages 165-190

      Tracking Social Life and Crime

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      Pages 191-213

      Acts of Vandalism and Fear in Neighbourhoods: Do They Affect Housing Prices?

  6. The context of crime and fear in cities of Global South

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 215-215

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      Pages 217-237

      Turf War in Rio de Janeiro: Youth, Drug Traffic, Guns and Hyper-masculinity

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      Pages 239-264

      Reconsidering Crime and Urban Fortification in South Africa

  7. Actions for safe urban environments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 265-265

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      Pages 267-282

      Community, Security and Distributive Justice

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      Pages 283-310

      Is Hammarby Sjöstad a Model Case? Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design in Stockholm, Sweden

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      Pages 311-339

      An International Perspective of the Gender Dimension in Planning for Urban Safety

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 341-351