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ISBN: 978 984 506 009 7

Cover Type: HB

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Urban Crime and Violence in Dhaka

By Salma A Shafi (Author)

Publisher(s): The University Press Limited (UPL)   

First Published: 2010 No. of Pages: 175 Weight (kg): 0.5


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Based on extensive field investigations as well as analysis of secondary data, Urban Crime and Violence in Dhaka presents the result of a study carried out on urban crime and violence in public places of the metropolis. It focuses on the types of crimes that occur in it and throws light on the reasons behind the criminal activities that take place in Dhaka. The book aims to identify the victims as well as the perpetrators of crime and highlights trends and types of crime and violence affecting the people of the city. It revels the nexus between crime and violence and the socio-economic situation of Dhaka city. The study concludes with a set of recommendations for all authorities concerned so that they can provide safer spaces for its residents through formulation of policies that will help reduce crime and violence.

This book features in: Academic and Reference Books Bangladesh Studies Urban Studies and Migration Sociology Law and Human Rights

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