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A Studies on Crime Fear of Married Immigrated Women in Korea

  • Crisisonomy
  • Abbr : KRCEM
  • 2015, 11(6), pp.163-181
  • Publisher : Crisis and Emergency Management: Theory and Praxis
  • Research Area : Social Science > Public Policy > Public Policy in general

Cho Sang Hyun 1 Jung, Yook Sang 2

1동국대학교
2계명대학교

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ABSTRACT

The foreign such as foreign marriage immigrant women who become numerous in Korea become part of development across the Korean society and play their given role. People including scholars need to know their difficulties such as crime victimization and find the solutions because foreign are part of our culture and history and partner who lead our national prosperity The purpose of this study is to examine the factors of fear of crime for foreign marriage immigrant woman through empirical research method based on prior studies. This study uses the research model that use victimization experience, interpersonal trust, community adaptation, community policing as independent variable and fear of crime as dependent variable referring prior studies. The result indicates that culture conflict, direct victimization, in-direct victimization have positive relationship with fear of crime. Community policing, interpersonal trust have negative relationship with the fear. In short, when the woman have serious culture conflict, direct victimization and in-direct victimization, the woman’s fear of crime becomes high. Also, when trust about the police and people is low, the woman have high fear of crime. These findings implies the need to promote the social integration to improve the quality of life for foreign marriage immigrant woman.

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