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Chapter 1 Key Issues in the Social Ecology of Crime
The Data Source Controversy
Conceptualization and Measurement Issues
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aggregate analysis analysis of variance areas assault assessed behavior bivariate Blau Bordua burglary Bursik Byrne census Chapter coefficients correlation crime rates criminal Criminology criterion cultural delinquency rates density dependent variables differences divorce ecological research economic effects environment environmental examined factors family structure fear female ownership female-headed families findings firearms murder firearms ownership Gottfredson Handgun homicide hypothesis Illinois important included increase in arrests indicators inequality interaction intercity variation Kleck larceny Lizotte Long Gun male ownership multicollinearity negative neighborhood characteristics nonecological nonwhite offenders Ownership Types patterns perceived percent black perspective population population-compositional positive poverty predicted predictor primary individual problems property crime racial composition recidivism regional regression relationship relative deprivation relative deprivation theory robbery rates sample Sampson Shaw and McKay significant SMSA social control social ecology survey Table theoretical theory UNEM urban victimization victimization rates violent crime