Researching Crime and Deviance Part 1

What researchers carried their questionnaires in plastic carrier bags as opposed to an official briefcase to be able to work in high crime areas?

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Who discovered that in the 109 semi-structured interviews they conducted with female victims, they revealed about 32,000 assaults, where only 517 were reported to police?

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In order to make interviewees at easy, who decided not to use tape recorders while interviewing as it was too formal and created a barrier to full and informative answers?

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These offenders’ age may garner sympathy from researchers which impacts the direction and data accumulated during the study. What sociologist experienced this?

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As some violent crimes, like domestic violence, take place in private which prevents observation, research must be conducted after the crime has taken place. What is this style of research called?

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