Journal article

Are liveable neighbourhoods safer neighbourhoods? Testing the rhetoric on new urbanism and safety from crime in Perth, Western Australia

Sarah Foster, Paula Hooper, Matthew Knuiman, Fiona Bull, Billie Giles-Corti

Social Science & Medicine | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by Western Australian Health Promotion Foundation (Healthway)


Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC)


Awarded by Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Capacity Building Grant


Awarded by Healthway Health Promotion Research Fellowship


Awarded by NHRMC CRE in Healthy Liveable Communities


Awarded by NHMRC Principal Research Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

RESIDE was funded by grants from the Western Australian Health Promotion Foundation (Healthway) (#11828), the Australian Research Council (ARC) (#LP0455453) and supported by an Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Capacity Building Grant (#458688). The first author is supported by a Healthway Health Promotion Research Fellowship (#21363); the second author by a NHRMC CRE in Healthy Liveable Communities postdoctoral fellowship (#1061404); and the last author by a NHMRC Principal Research Fellowship (#1004900). Nick Middleton, Sharyn Hickey, Bridget Beasley and Dr Bryan Boruff are gratefully acknowledged for their assistance and advice in the development of the GIS measures in this study, and The Western Australian Land Information Authority ((c) 2003), Western Australian Department of Planning for provided the core spatial data. Crime locations were supplied courtesy of the Western Australia Police.