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The Future of Preventive Public Health: Implications of Brain Violence Research

Frederick P. Rivara

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter looks at the future of preventive public health as applied to interpersonal violence. Drawing on the latest advances in brain violence research, it argues that we need to address from an ... More


Should We Criminalize HIV Transmission?

Rebecca Bennett

in The Criminal Justice System and Health Care

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199228294
eISBN:
9780191711343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228294.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter analyses the criminalization of disease transmission by considering whether the convictions we have witnessed, since 2003, for reckless transmission of HIV during consensual sexual ... More


Changing Lives: Delinquency Prevention as Crime-Control Policy

Peter W. Greenwood

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226307190
eISBN:
9780226307237
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226307237.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

One of the most astonishing aspects of juvenile crime is how little is known about the impact of the policies and programs put in place to fight it. The most commonly used strategies and programs for ... More


Risk and Protective Factors in the Assessment of School Bullies and Victims

Maria M. Ttofi and Peter K. Smith

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter reviews a range of risk and protective factors relevant to school bullies and victims. Building on the work by David Farrington and others, it stresses the replicated efficacy of ... More


Adult Onset Offending: Perspectives for Future Research

Georgia Zara

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the much neglected criminal career aspect of adult-onset offenders. It stresses that risk factors do not always need to have an immediate and direct effect, that some early ... More


How to Reduce the Global Homicide Rate to 2 per 100,000 by 2060

Manuel Eisner and Amy Nivette

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the intriguing prospect of how to lower the global homicide rate to 2 per 100,000 in the next fifty years. It shows that this would require a 75 percent reduction in homicides ... More


Self-Control, Then and Now

Terrie E. Moffitt

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter advances the need to improve the physical and financial health of populations and reduce crime. It focuses on the role of poor self-control in predicting delinquency, health outcomes, ... More


Recklessness and the Duty to Take Care

VICTOR TADROS

in Criminal Law Theory: Doctrines of the General Part

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199243495
eISBN:
9780191714177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243495.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses recklessness and the duty to take care. Recklessness is concerned with risks, in particular the risk that the actus reus of a criminal offence will come about. Two of the ... More


The Rules of Conduct

Paul H. Robinson

in Structure and Function in Criminal Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258865
eISBN:
9780191681875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258865.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter demonstrates the usefulness of a functional analysis. It starts by presenting the obscuring rules of conduct with an overlay of liability and grading rules. Instead of clarifying and ... More


The Expanded Limiting-Retributive, State-Guidelines Model

Richard S. Frase

in Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides a full statement and defense of the principles and procedures of the proposed sentencing model. Principles include definite, asymmetric desert-based severity limits; expressive ... More


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