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The relationship between temperature and assault in New Zealand

NZ Literature Abstract

posted by WM Admin on 10 June 2015


Matt N. Williams
Stephen R. Hill
John Spicer

Year of Publication



Climatic Change, 5 June [Epub before print]

Publication Type

Journal article (peer reviewed)

Publication Status



In this study, the authors describe the relationship between temperature and assault incidence in New Zealand, using police data on recorded assaults as and Ministry of Health data on hospitalisations due to assault.

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