Violence in the City: Inequality, Intimidation and Fear

Cook, Elizabeth and Ellis, Anthony (2020) Violence in the City: Inequality, Intimidation and Fear. In: Urban Crisis, Urban Hope: A Policy Agenda for UK Cities. Anthem, pp. 49-54. ISBN 978-1-78527-471-8, 9781785274718

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The chapter discusses the rise in serious, weapon-enabled violence in major UK cities during the past several years. The chapter positions these rises in a context of austerity cuts and inequalities, and makes policy recommendations to address serious violence in UK cities.

Keywords:Violence; Cities; Inequality
Subjects:L Social studies > L300 Sociology
Divisions:College of Social Science > School of Social & Political Sciences
ID Code:47939
Deposited On:31 Mar 2022 09:07

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