Session 63: MP1 -> Fear of Crime and Perceptions of Risk
Time: 10:00AM to 11:30 AM on Wednesday, November 17
Place: Confederation 5
Session Chair: Randy R. Gainey, Old Dominion University
What is the Effect of Showing Less Crime on Local TV News? An Assessment of Fear, Perceived Risk and Punitive Attitudes for Viewers of Channels With Different Crime Content
by: Ted Chiricos, Florida State University (Corresponding)
Sarah Eschholz, Georgia State University
Kathy G. Padgett, Florida State University
Predicting Fear of Crime in 12 Cities
by: Carol J. DeFrances, Bureau of Justice Statistics
Marika F.X. Litras, Bureau of Justice Statistics (Corresponding)
Steven K. Smith, Bureau of Justice Statistics
Greg W. Steadman, Bureau of Justice Statistics
Fear of Crime as a Problem for Urban Communities: Toward a New Agenda for Research
by: Karen A. Snedker, New York University (Corresponding)
Examining the Relationship Between Crime News Sources and Fear of Crime and Gangs
by: James W. Meeker, University of California, Irvine (Corresponding)
Jodi Lane, University of Florida
Racial Composition of Rural Communities and Fear of Crime
by: Randy R. Gainey, Old Dominion University (Corresponding)
Mona J.E. Danner, Old Dominion University
Carole L. Seyfrit, Old Dominion University

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