Review of Cross-National Studies on Homicide Crime Rates

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Title Review of Cross-National Studies on Homicide Crime Rates
Revisión de estudios transnacionales sobre las tasas del delito de homicidio
Revisão de estudos internacionais sobre taxas de crimes de homicídio
 
Creator Edison Carrasco-Jiménez
 
Description This article aims to undertake a general analysis regarding the transnational empirical studies in relation to homicide. With this purpose, a basic bibliometric analysis and a systematic revision is about to made of the pertinent literature, with particular emphasis on what are variable factors in the rates of the crime of homicide. A critical summary of the literature is mostly carried out, synthesizing the expression of the sample and the relationship of the variables, that is, the independent variable that may correlate with the rates of homicide. In other cases that are considered important, further to this, we stopped to elaborate on the method and the main conclusions. It ends with the exposition of the main dimensions of the literature that addresses this topic, with some observations with regards to the most recurring methods in the studies analysed.
El presente artículo tiene por finalidad hacer un análisis general sobre los estudios empíricos transnacionales sobre el homicidio. Con ese objetivo, se dispone a efectuar un análisis bibliométrico básico y una revisión sistemática de la literatura pertinente, y en particular, poner énfasis en los que se consideran factores de variación de las tasas del delito de homicidio. Se efectúa en su mayoría un resumen crítico de la literatura, sintetizándolos en la expresión de la muestra y la relación de variables, esto es, la variable independiente que podría correlacionarse con las tasas de homicidio. En otros casos que se consideraron importantes, además de esto, nos detuvimos para exponer en detalle el método y las principales conclusiones. Se finaliza con la exposición delas principales dimensiones de la literatura que aborda este tema, y con algunas observaciones sobre las metodologías más recurrentes de los estudios analizados.
O objetivo deste artigo é fazer uma análise geral dos estudos empíricos transnacionais sobre homicídio. Com este objetivo, estamos nos preparando para realizar uma análise cienciométrica básica e uma revisão sistemática da literatura pertinente e, em particular, para enfatizar o que são considerados fatores de variação nas taxas de crimes de homicídio. Em grande parte, é um resumo
crítico da literatura, sintetizando-as na expressão da amostra e na relação das variáveis, ou seja, a variável independente que poderia ser correlacionada com as taxas de homicídio. Nos outros casos considerados importantes, além deste, paramos para explicar detalhadamente o método e as principais conclusões. Finaliza com a exposição das principais dimensões da literatura que aborda este tema, e com algumas observações sobre as metodologias mais recorrentes dos estudos analisados.
 
Publisher Facultad de Derecho
 
Date 2021-02-02
 
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Identifier https://revista.fder.edu.uy/index.php/rfd/article/view/800
10.22187/rfd2020n50a18
 
Source Revista de la Facultad de Derecho; Núm. 50 (2021); e2020n50a18
Revista de la Facultad de Derecho; No 50 (2021); e2020n50a18
Revista de la Facultad de Derecho; n. 50 (2021); e2020n50a18
2301-0665
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Language spa
 
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