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James Q. Wilson on Crime and Drugs

By Tim Lynch James Q. Wilson, the prominent scholar on political science and crime, has died.  His most well-known work was an essay that he co-published with George Kelling in the Atlantic, “Broken Windows” (which is not be confused with the broken windows fallacy that is so well known in libertarian circles).  The gist of that article was [...] James Q. Wilson on Crime and Drugs is a po
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Crime novelist P.D. James dies at 94

Business & Finance : The Week: World Business (6 hours ago)

P.D. James, the British crime novelist behind works like Innocent Blood, The Children of Men, and Death Comes to Pemberly, has died of undisclosed causes. She was 94. James leaves behind a legacy of 19 novels and several works of no... Read Post

Political Scientist James Q. Wilson Dies - Promoted Community Policing

News : The Two-Way (3 years ago)

Political scientist James Q. Wilson dies. The researcher studied marriage, crime and society and the broken window theory, which encouraged local police departments to enforce all laws vigorously. Wilson's views drew critics. Read Post


Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (3 hours ago)

P.D. James, the mystery author known as "the queen of crime" has died. Her publishers have confirmed that James died on Thursday at her home in England. James was known for her "complex plots" and "psychologically dense characters."... Read Post

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