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Title Retail crime : international evidence and prevention / edited by Vania Ceccato, Rachel Armitage
Imprint Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
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Descript 1 online resource (xxxii, 435 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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Series Crime prevention and security management
Crime prevention and security management
Note This edited collection provides an original and comprehensive take on retail crime and its prevention, by combining international data and multidisciplinary perspectives from criminologists, economists, geographers, police officers and other experts. Drawing on environmental criminology theory and situational crime prevention, it focusses on crime and safety in retail environments but also the interplay between individuals, products and settings such as stores, commercial streets and shopping malls, as well as the wider context of situational conditions of the supply chain in which crime occurs. Chapters offer state-of-the-art research on retail crime from a range of countries such as Australia, Brazil, Israel, Italy, Sweden, the UK and the USA. This methodological and well-researched study is devoted to both academics and practitioners from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds whose common interest is to prevent retail crime and overall retail loss. The chapters 'Crime in a Scandinavian Shopping Centre' and 'Perceived Safety in a Shopping Centre' are published open access under a CC BY 4.0 license at link.springer.com
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Shoplifting -- Cross-cultural studies
Retail trade -- Security measures -- Cross-cultural studies
Criminology and Criminal Justice
Organized Crime
Crime Prevention
Crime and Society
Urban Studies/Sociology
Landscape/Regional and Urban Planning
Alt Author Ceccato, Vania, editor
Armitage, Rachel, editor
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