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The effects of neighborhood conditions on perceptions of safety


  • Austin, D. Mark
  • Furr, L. Allen
  • Spine, Michael


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  • Austin, D. Mark & Furr, L. Allen & Spine, Michael, 2002. "The effects of neighborhood conditions on perceptions of safety," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 30(5), pages 417-427.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:30:y:2002:i:5:p:417-427

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    1. Samuel L. Myers & Chanjin Chung, 1998. "Criminal Perceptions And Violent Criminal Victimization," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 16(3), pages 321-333, July.
    2. Gomme, Ian M., 1986. "Fear of crime among Canadians: A multi-variate analysis," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 14(3), pages 249-258.
    3. Toseland, Ronald W., 1982. "Fear of crime: Who is most vulnerable?," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 10(3), pages 199-209.
    4. Borooah, Vani & Carcach, Carlos, 1997. "Crime and Fear," MPRA Paper 19419, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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    4. Won, Jaewoong & Lee, Chanam & Forjuoh, Samuel N. & Ory, Marcia G., 2016. "Neighborhood safety factors associated with older adults' health-related outcomes: A systematic literature review," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 165(C), pages 177-186.
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    9. Schafer, Joseph A. & Huebner, Beth M. & Bynum, Timothy S., 2006. "Fear of crime and criminal victimization: Gender-based contrasts," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages 285-301.
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