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Crime and Nature, written by the always innovative and original Marcus Felson, is the first text to provide students with a unique, new perspective for thinking about crime and how modern society can reduce crime’s ecosystem and limit its diversity.
Chapter 16: Foraging and Familiarity
Foraging and Familiarity
The fox barks not when he would steal the lamb.
Thus the orb he roamed
With narrow search, and with inspection deep
Considered every creature, which of all
Most opportune might serve his wiles, and found
The serpent subtlest beast of all the field.
Anybody can be good in the country; there are no temptations there.
A search is a search, even if it happens to disclose nothing. …