Maxfield and Babbie review and explain how research methods are applied in criminal justice and criminology, combining an accessible style and conversational writing with deep expertise in criminology and criminal justice.
Yu, Sung-suk Violet and Michael G. Maxfield (2014). Ordinary business: Impacts on commercial and residential burglary. British Journal of Criminology, 54(2), 298–320. Research on land use and burglary has focused on the presence of drinking places and other undesirable businesses. The current study examines how a variety of ordinary businesses are associated with commercial and residential burglary. [...]