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Design for secure residential environments: a technical handbook

Author: Crouch, S., Shaftoe, H., Fleming, R.
Type: Book
Year: 1998


This book provides a framework for reducing the risk of crime through sensible design of the vulnerable parts of houses, community buildings, small commercial premises and the environment immediately surrounding them. It offers guidance on design, installation and maintenance of security systems.

Further Details

Publish Location: England
Publisher: Pearson Higher Education
ISBN/ISSN: 0582276608
Accession Number: 26.10.05
Keywords: design, security
Reads: 192