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Social support and homicide: a cross-national test of an emerging criminological theory


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  • Pratt, Travis C.
  • Godsey, Timothy W.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Criminal Justice.

    Volume (Year): 30 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 6 ()
    Pages: 589-601

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:30:y:2002:i:6:p:589-601

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    1. Gary S. Becker, 1974. "Crime and Punishment: An Economic Approach," NBER Chapters, in: Essays in the Economics of Crime and Punishment, pages 1-54 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    2. Neapolitan, Jerome L., 1999. "A comparative analysis of nations with low and high levels of violent crime," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 259-274, May.
    3. Wright, John Paul & Cullen, Francis T. & Miller, Jeremy T., 2001. "Family social capital and delinquent involvement," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 1-9.
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    1. Orrick, Erin A. & Worrall, John L. & Morris, Robert G. & Piquero, Alex R. & Bales, William D. & Wang, Xia, 2011. "Testing Social Support Theory: A Multilevel Analysis of Recidivism," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 39(6), pages 499-508.
    2. Kim, Sang-Weon & Pridemore, William Alex, 2005. "Social support and homicide in transitional Russia," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 33(6), pages 561-572.
    3. Agha, Suzanne, 2009. "Structural correlates of female homicide: A cross-national analysis," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 37(6), pages 576-585, November.
    4. Altheimer, Irshad, 2008. "Social support, ethnic heterogeneity, and homicide: A cross-national approach," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 36(2), pages 103-114, May.
    5. Cao, Liqun & Zhao, Ruohui, 2012. "The impact of culture on acceptance of soft drugs across Europe," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 40(4), pages 296-305.


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