Crime in the Soviet Union

Early glimpses of the true story

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Abstract

In late 1990 the Soviet Union published official statistics on crime for the first time in six decades. This article reports on the figures and trends against limited retrospective data and trends in criminal law reform.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)144-159
Number of pages16
JournalBritish Journal of Criminology
Volume32
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992

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True Story
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Social Psychology
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Law

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In: British Journal of Criminology, Vol. 32, No. 2, 01.01.1992, p. 144-159.

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