Ronald V. Clarke

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British criminologist

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Ronald V. Clarke was born in 1941 in Tanga, Tanganyika. He received his B.A. in psychology and philosophy from the University of Bristol, his M.A. in clinical psychology, and Ph.D in psychology from the University of London.

A fellow of the British Psychological Society since 1978, he is credited for his work on rational choice theory and the development of the British Crime Survey - the British equivalent of the U.S. National Crime Victimization Survey. He also served as the editor-in-chief and founder of Crime Prevention Studies, an anthology of criminological research. He also founded the Center for Conservation Criminology & Ecology at Rutgers University. In 2015, he was one of the recipients of criminology’s highest honor, the Stockholm Prize in Criminology. He has written numerous guides, including Intelligence Analysis for Problem Solvers, Improving Street Lighting to Reduce Crime in Residential Areas, and Policing Terrorism: An Executive’s Guide.

He served as Dean of the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University from 1987-1998. Today, Clarke is a University Professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University in Newark and associate director of the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing. He is also a visiting professor at University College London’s Jill Dando Institute.

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According to Wikipedia, Ronald Victor Gemuseus Clarke is a British criminologist and University Professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University–Newark. He is also the associate director of the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing.

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