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A metric of the difference between perception of security and victimisation rates

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A person’s perception of the level of security at a specific location depends on many factors, including past experiences in that location, the actual crime suffered by the population and more. Thus, when the individual perception that a location is insecure becomes the general rule is when the perception of security becomes an attribute of the region rather than the fears of some of its individuals, hence the relevance of aggregating individual perceptions of security into a single regional ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Mathematical Institute
Department:
Unknown
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0738-2633
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Name:
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Grant:
EP/K039830/1
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Name:
Mexican National Council of Science and Technology
Funding agency for:
Curiel, R
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Name:
Horizon 2020
Grant:
641191
Publisher:
Springer Nature
Journal:
Crime Science More from this journal
Volume:
5
Issue:
1
Pages:
12
Publication date:
2016-10-28
Acceptance date:
2016-10-21
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EISSN:
2193-7680
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pubs:945928
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uuid:ccf67b33-1aa6-4dc7-82d6-3fc61de3f7a3
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pubs:945928
Source identifiers:
945928
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2018-11-23

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