Crime Prevention and the Built Environment by Ted KitchenCrime Prevention and the Built Environment by Ted Kitchen

Crime Prevention and the Built Environment

byTed Kitchen, Richard H. SchneiderEditorTed Kitchen

Paperback | April 24, 2007

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With a comprehensive analysis, this book links theory, evidence and practical application to bridge gaps between planning, design and criminology. The authors investigate connections between crime prevention and development planning with an international approach, looking at initiatives in the field and incorporating an understanding of current responses to the growth of technology and terrorism.

Richard H. Schneider is Professor of Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Florida College of Design, Construction and Planning. His research has included work on the design and implementation of technology for crime analysis, the evaluation of crime prevention strategies and the comparison of crime prevention programs at a...
Title:Crime Prevention and the Built EnvironmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.7 inPublished:April 24, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415373255

ISBN - 13:9780415373258

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction  Part 1: The Theory  2. Classical Theories of Place-Based Crime Prevention  3. Emerging Concepts and Trends Affecting Place-Based Crime Prevention Theory and Practice  Part 2: The Practice  4. A Global Perspective on Integrating Crime Prevention into Planning Systems  5. Some UK Police Perspectives on the Process of Planning for Crime Prevention.  Crime Prevention and Urban Regeneration-Developing Practice in the UK  7. The Development of Place-Based Anti-Terrorism Strategies in the US  8. The Application of New Technologies to Place-Based Crime Prevention  Part 3: Conclusions  9. Conclusions

Editorial Reviews

"A truly international effort ... everyone involved in the development process should have a copy of the book in the library." - Building Engineer