xvii, 631 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
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The irony of imprisonment: the punitive paradox of the carceral turn and the "micro-death" of the material / Mary E. Vogel Crime and policy / Steven R. Donziger Governing amid diversity: the effect of fair decision-making procedures on the legitimacy of government / Tom R. Tyler Kickin' reality, kickin' ballistics: "Gangsta Rap" and postindustrial Los Angeles / Robin D. G. Kelly Civic disengagement in contemporary America / Robert D. Putnam The recent rise and fall of American violence / Alfred Blumstein and Joel Wallman Crime is not the problem: lethal violence in America / Franklin E. Zimring and Gordon Hawkins With liberty for some: 500 years of imprisonment in America / Scott Christianson The limited importance of prison expansion / William Spelman Crime control, American style: from social welfare to social control / Katherine Beckett and Bruce Western The new penology: notes on the emerging strategy of corrections and its implications / Malcolm M. Feeley and Jonathan Simon Democratic reversal? Felon disenfranchisement and American democracy / Christopher Uggen and Jeff Manza All God's children: the Bosket family and the American tradition of violence / Fox Butterfield Human development and criminal careers / David P. Farrington Shame: the emotions and morality of violence / James Gilligan Turning points in the life course: why change matters to the study of crime / John H. Laub and Robert J. Sampson State raised convict / Jack Henry Abbott Environmental criminology / Anthony E. Bottoms and Paul Wiles Foundation for a general strain theory of crime and delinquency / Robert Agnew Toward a theory of race, crime, and urban inequality / Robert J. Sampson and William J. Wilson Social action / Elliott Currie Life in the gang: family, friends, and violence / Scott H. Decker and Barrik Van Winkle The political economy of crime / Ian Taylor How to be a Negro without really trying / Piri Thomas Racism, ethnicity, crime and criminal justice / Coretta Phillips and Ben Bowling The code of the streets: how the inner-city environment fosters a need for respect and a self-image based on violence / Elijah Anderson Overcoming the crisis in critical criminology: toward a grounded labeling theory / Dario Melossi Feminism and criminology / Loraine Gelsthorpe Masculinities and crimes / Tony Jefferson Mandatory penalties / Michael Tonry Homicide and the death penalty: a cross-national test of a deterrence hypothesis / Dane Archer and Rosemary Gartner The Rehnquist revolution in criminal procedure / Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. Structural variations in juvenile court processing: inequality, the underclass, and social control / Robert J. Sampson and John H. Laub Plea bargaining and its historical origins: the courts, discretionary informality and the transition to democracy / Mary E. Vogel Prevention / Elliott Currie The Oxbridge Lecture: What works at the millennium? / Lynn A. Curtis Punishment, division of labor, and social solidarity / David F. Greenburg Alternatives to prison / Anthony Bottoms Governing through crime / Jonathan Simon Law, government and governmentality / Alan Hunt and Gary Wickham Postscript (1994) / Jürgen Habermas Law, legitimation and the advanced capitalist state: the jurisprudence and social theory of Jürgen Habermas / Colin Summer The culture of control: social change and social order in late modernity / David Garland Civil society and political theory / Jean L. Cohen and Andrew Arato.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
KF9223 .C7453 2007
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