(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2014)

Document title

How places influence crime : the impact of surrounding areas on neighbourhood burglary rates in a British city

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

HIRSCHFIELD A. (1) ; BIRKIN M. (2) ; BRUNDSON C.. (3) ; MALLESON N. (2) ; NEWTON A. (1) ;
(1) Applied Criminology Centre, Univ., Huddersfield, ROYAUME-UNI
(2) School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, ROYAUME-UNI
(3) School of Geography, Univ., Liverpool, ROYAUME-UNI


This article examines how places influence crime through the impact of surrounding areas on neighbourhood burglary rates in Leeds. Results identify significant between-area effects with certain types of periphery exerting stronger influences than others. The advantages and drawbacks of the spatial error and predictor lag model used in the analysis are discussed and areas for further research defined


Article of periodic

published at : Urban studies / ISSN 0042-0980

Editor : Longman Group, Harlow - ROYAUME-UNI (1964)

Millesime : 2014, vol. 51, no5 [pp. 1057-1072]

Bibliographic references : 2 p.

Collation : 5 tabl., 1 carte



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