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Homicide Through A Different Lens

Morris, Patrice K.; Graycar, Adam

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Homicide rates vary across modern societies, yet most scholarly works on homicide are based on studies in developed countries, although, in less developed countries, homicide rates are higher. Homicide is multidimensional and its related social causes and prevalence differ across cultures. In low-homicide countries, most homicides occur as a result of either criminal activity or personal relationship difficulties. This paper highlights that, in one developing country - Jamaica - a different...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/61294
Source: The British Journal of Criminology
DOI: 10.1093/bjc/azr038

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