Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica

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  • Additional Information
    • Publication Type:
      eBook.
    • Abstract:
      This volume provides an overview of the Caribbean countries, its colonial history, causes, costs and consequences of crime and violence in the Caribbean. The contributors pull from primary research and the available data from multiple sources including national and country specific reports to assess the magnitude, characteristics, and the changing nature of crimes in various Caribbean countries. Discussion is offered on the following crime issue: gender-based violence, homicides, drugs, gangs, money laundering, murder suicided, deportation and the use of Geographic Information System (GIS) to fight crime. In addition, the book provides a discussion of the crime prevention capabilities of selected countries looking at the nature of the crime problem, offers an assessment of the crime prevention capabilities and makes suggestions for policy development.
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    • Related ISBNs:
      9781498549295. 9781498549301.
    • Accession Number:
      1076374943
    • Accession Number:
      1981200
    • Publication Information:
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  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      SHERILL V. MORRIS-FRANCIS; CAMILLE A. GIBSON; LORNA E. GRANT. Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2018. ISBN 9781498549295. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200. Acesso em: 29 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson, Lorna E. Grant. Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lexington Books; 2018. Accessed October 29, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200
    • APA:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson, & Lorna E. Grant. (2018). Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lexington Books.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson, and Lorna E. Grant. 2018. Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200.
    • Harvard:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson and Lorna E. Grant (2018) Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200 (Accessed: 29 October 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson & Lorna E. Grant 2018, Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica, Lexington Books, Lanham, Maryland, viewed 29 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, et al. Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lexington Books, 2018. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson, and Lorna E. Grant. Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2018. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Sherill V. Morris-Francis, Camille A. Gibson, Lorna E. Grant. Crime and Violence in the Caribbean : Lessons From Jamaica [Internet]. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books; 2018 [cited 2020 Oct 29]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1981200