xiii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Formatted Contents Note
Victim reporting and police recording The two measures of crime. The uniform crime reports. The national crime victimization survey. NCVS and UCR comparability. Counting and definitions between the NCVS and UCR Explaining the convergence. Changes in policing. Changes in population characteristics. Changes in the perception of crime. Changes in methodological design. Methodological change in the UCR. Methodological change in the NCVS Potential factors contributing to convergence. Disaggregated NCVS measures. Dependent variables. Explanatory variables. Demographic variables. Social attitudes. Design changes Hypotheses and analysis. Hypotheses. Analytic strategy. Stage one analysis. Stage two analysis The NCVS and UCR convergence. Summary of findings. Limitations and future research. Conclusion.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-213) and index.