Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, 3rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124116337
  • ISBN-13: 9780124116337
  • DDC: 364.49
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 376 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, 3e is a vital book for anyone involved in architectural design, space management, and urban planning. The concepts presented in this book explain the link between design and human behavior. Understanding this link can enable a planner to use natural environmental factors to minimize loss and crime and to maximize productivity. This practical guide addresses several environmental settings, including major event facilities, small retail establishments, downtown streets, residential areas, and playgrounds. A one-stop resource with explanations of criminal behavior and the historical aspects of design, it teaches both the novice and the expert in crime prevention how to use the environment to affect human behavior in a positive manner.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
1: Part 1.
2: Introduction to CPTED.
3: Twenty Most Frequently Asked Questions.
4: CPTED Concept and Strategies.
5: Behavioral Precedents of CPTED: From Caves to Fast Food.
6: Using the Environment to Affect Behavior.
7: Aesthetics, Environmental Cues, and Territorial Behavior: Implications for CPTED Planning.
8: Crime and Loss Prevention.
9: Examples of CPTED Strategies and Applications.
10: CPTED Implementation Program Planning.
11: CPTED Training Outline.
12: Objectives for a School Environment.
13: Part 2.
14: Tackling Crime and Fear of Crime through Urban Planning and Architectural Design.
15: Checklist for a Program of Successful Crime Prevention through Environmental Design.
16: CPTED in the Twenty-First Century.
Broward County School CPTED Matrix.
School CPTED Survey.
CPTED Design Directives for Dormitory and Student Lounges.
Convenience Stores and Gas Stops CPTED Assessment Form.
Malls and Shopping Centers CPTED Assessment Form.
Apartments, Condos, and Public Housing CPTED Assessment Form.