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An immune system inspired theory for crime and violence in cities

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Crime is ubiquitous and has been around for millennia. Crime is analogous to a pathogenic infection and police response to it is similar to an immune response. The biological immune system is also engaged in an arms race with pathogens. We propose an immune system inspired theory of crime and violence in hu...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.7906/indecs.15.2.2

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Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Mathematical Institute
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Publisher:
Croatian Interdisciplinary Society Publisher's website
Journal:
Interdisciplinary Description of Complex Systems Journal website
Volume:
15
Issue:
2
Pages:
133-143
Publication date:
2017-06-26
Acceptance date:
2017-06-26
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EISSN:
1334-4676
ISSN:
1334-4684
Pubs id:
pubs:702041
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uri:85bb40e9-8572-4da2-9e9b-bfdcb84b8187
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uuid:85bb40e9-8572-4da2-9e9b-bfdcb84b8187
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pubs:702041

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