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The risk in crime

Leslie W. Kennedy

The risk in crime

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime,
  • Crime prevention,
  • Risk -- Sociological aspects,
  • Risk assessment,
  • Risk management,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLeslie W. Kennedy and Erin Gibbs Van Brunschot.
    ContributionsVan Brunschot, Erin Gibbs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6025 .K293 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24059868M
    ISBN 109781442200531, 9781442200548, 9781442200555
    LC Control Number2009019889

    corporate risk management, in the private sector and in state-owned enterprises (SOEs). It is based upon a general survey of participating jurisdictions, complemented by three country studies illustrative of different aspects of risk management and corporate governance (Norway, Singapore and Switzerland).


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