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A multivariate criminological analysis of the self-esteem of repeat offenders.
The correctional experience of adult offenders has largely been ignored in comparison to youth and adolescent offenders in the correctional literature and even more so in terms of repeated offending behaviour. The perspective ...
Restorative approaches to criminal justice : an exploratory study in KwaZulu-Natal.
Restorative justice, a social movement seeking to introduce reform in the operation of the traditional criminal justice system, has seen a marked proliferation of its initiatives over the last decade in countries like ...
A victimological exploration of the victimisation vulnerability of a group of foreign nationals in the city of Durban.
The reasons for leaving home are complex, but the majority of respondents acknowledged political-economy as one of the major reasons for leaving their home to search for a better life. In South Africa, the country, is ...
Community engagement of local space in crime mapping and policing of informal settlements : a study of Cato Crest informal settlement.
In any country where there are informal settlements, crime prevention and combat is, to a great extent, determined by the availability of reliable information about crime and about the physical environment in which it ...
The role of Indian policemen in the South African police force.
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An investigation into drug use amongst pupils in selected Indian high schools in the Durban municipal area.
This is a thesis on drug use among Indian high school pupils in the Durban municipal area. This study was undertaken because of the high incidence of drug use reported among Indian youth, and because of the paucity of ...
A social profile of street children in the Durban municipal area with special reference to their deviant activities.
The street child drama being played out on South African streets continues the process of victimisation begun in the families and communities. Deprivation, poverty, and disorganisation are just some of the characteristics ...
A quantitative analysis of juvenile delinquency trends among school going adolescents in a select sample of secondary schools in Chatsworth, Durban.
This quantitative study explores juvenile delinquency trends among school going adolescents in a select sample of schools. The study conducted in Chatsworth, Durban (Kwa Zulu-Natal) was developed as an exclusively Indian ...
The effects of community violence on learners in a rural context.
Much has been learned over the past decade about the way children respond to experiences of violence in their community. The goal of this study is to examine the effects of violence on the academic performance of learners, ...
Constructing crime online : representations of violent crime, perpetrators and victims on a South African news aggregator : News24.
This study explores the representation of violent crime on an online news environment. The involvement of moral entrepreneurs within the news media in combating crime is also investigated. News media is the main source of ...