Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Lee, Matthew T.

Title Crime on the border [electronic resource] : immigration and homicide in urban communities / Matthew T. Lee.

Imprint New York : LFB Scholarly Pub., 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 158 p. : ill., maps.
Series The new Americans
New Americans (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-156) and index.
Contents Introduction: immigration as a criminological concern -- Immigration and crime: what do we know and how do we know it? -- Studying immigration and homicide -- The independent effects of immigration on homicide -- Geographic patterns and time trends -- Conclusion: immigration and the revitalization of urban communities.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Crime -- United States -- Sociological aspects.
Homicide -- United States.
Ethnic groups -- United States.
Alien criminals -- United States -- Public opinion.
Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 1931202702 (alk. paper)

Available items only