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


  • Pratt, Travis C.
  • Godsey, Timothy W.


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  • Pratt, Travis C. & Godsey, Timothy W., 2002. "Social support and homicide: a cross-national test of an emerging criminological theory," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 30(6), pages 589-601.
  • 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. 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.
    3. 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.
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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.
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    4. 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.
    5. 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.
    6. Sebastian Leitner & Robert Stehrer, 2016. "Development of Public Spending Structures in the EU Member States: Social Investment and its Impact on Social Outcomes," wiiw Working Papers 128, The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, wiiw.
    7. Agha, Suzanne, 2009. "Structural correlates of female homicide: A cross-national analysis," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 37(6), pages 576-585, November.

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