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By Andrew Millie

Runner up within the British Society of Criminology booklet Prize 2010

  • What is anti-social behaviour?
  • Can it's handled successfully?
  • Is the matter exaggerated?

From the day-by-day Mail's declare of england being named ‘Yob Capital of Europe’, to the headline in the days of ‘Tearaway given ASBO at 10’, the topic of anti-social behaviour has been given a massive quantity of political, social, media, public coverage and educational curiosity in recent times.

utilizing full of life case stories and examples, Andrew Millie introduces the idea that of anti-social behaviour (ASB) and examines its implications for society within the twenty first century. The chapters explore:

  • The origins of the time period
  • Different motives and kinds of ASB
  • Theoretical framewords for ASB and ASB keep an eye on
  • How the united kingdom offers with ASB in comparison to different nations
  • The upward push of the ASBO
  • Alternative enforcement strategies
  • Methods of prevention
  • The destiny for ASB

Anti-Social Behaviour is attention-grabbing analyzing for all Criminology, Sociology and Social coverage scholars.

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The extent and nature of ASB in Britain is investigated in this chapter. If ASB is a real problem, then when and where does it occur and in what form? uk McGraw Hill - 152mm x 229mm - Fonts: Stone Sans & Stone Serif JOBNAME: McGraw−Millie PAGE: 2 SESS: 14 OUTPUT: Thu Oct 23 12:09:18 2008 SUM: 4D93E611 /production/mcgraw−hill/booksxml/millie/ch2 THE EXTENT AND NATURE OF ASB IN BRITAIN 21 Counting anti-social behaviour Over the past decade there has been a growth of an ASB ‘industry’ in Britain (Brown, 2004; Squires and Stephen 2005b) especially concentrated within housing management, policing and local authority work.

5 of the 1998 Crime and Disorder Act. They typically consist of the local authority, police service, police authority, fire and rescue service and, since 2004, the local primary care trust. g. Hughes 2001). uk McGraw Hill - 152mm x 229mm - Fonts: Stone Sans & Stone Serif JOBNAME: McGraw−Millie PAGE: 14 SESS: 14 OUTPUT: Thu Oct 23 12:09:18 2008 SUM: 33B632E7 /production/mcgraw−hill/booksxml/millie/ch2 THE EXTENT AND NATURE OF ASB IN BRITAIN 2 3 4 5 6 7 33 A label that Jock Young (2007: 12) has described as ‘an anarchist’s dream’!

4 London Household Survey 2002: householder satisfaction with local neighbourhood and thought ASB issues were a ‘serious problem’ Issue a ‘serious problem’ Litter and rubbish in the streets ProbVandalPreslems ism ence of with and Graffiti drug dogs/ hoolidealers/ dog ganism users mess ProbTroublelems some with teenagers/ neighchildren bours Very dissatisfied 59 64 40 52 35 41 27 Dissatisfied 51 50 33 34 25 28 9 Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 37 33 23 23 21 16 2 Satisfied 27 22 17 14 16 10 3 Very satisfied 17 13 11 8 11 4 1 No opinion 21 13 6 9 33 8 7 Note: See also Millie et al.

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