Assessing Deviance, Crime and Prevention in Europe by Philippe Robert

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Moreover, a description of the operations is not enough either, they have to be replaced in their proper context before the replicability of the observed results can be estimated. Hope (2009a) goes further and advises taking into account, not only the existence of an action, but also its intensity44 by calculating an intensity score45, borrowing the methodology from econometrics, an elegant way to measure the global substance of the action to be evaluated. g. Crawford,1998b; Hough, Tilley, 1998.

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