The relationship between likelihood and fear of criminal victimisation: evaluating risk sensitivity as a mediating concept

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Chadee, D.; Austen, L.; Ditton, J.;
(2007)

<p>Crime surveys typically ask respondents how ‘likely’ they think it is that they will become a crime victim in the future. The responses are interpreted here as ‘risk’ statements. An investigation of the risk literature shows the concept to be considerably more comple... View more
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