Ethical and Social Perspectives on Situational Crime PreventioneBook - 2000
Situational crime prevention has drawn increasing interest in recent years, yet the debate has looked mainly at whether it?works? to prevent crime. Little attention has been paid to how it alters conceptions and strategies of crime prevention in modern society, and to the ethical questions concerning its potential impact on freedom and privacy. This volume addresses the ethics of situational crime prevention. Are situational crime prevention strategies likely to constrain unduly people's freedom of movement? Do such strategies involve an intrusive scrutiny of people's everyday activities? Can.
Publisher: Oxford : Hart, 2000
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 230 pages)