Non-violent Models in Violent Communities: A Crime Prevention Model for African-American Urban Neighborhoods (Hardback)

by Joseph Jones

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This important study is an award-winning monograph of what interventions work (and what do not) in high crime Black neighborhoods. The focus of the work is on the activity of non-violent community organizations particularly the role of Christian Community Development Organizations (CCDOs) and their activities. This book explores the crime-preventive role of these types of organizations, the role of race in leadership and service delivery, and their strategies of crime prevention.

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