Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
xvii, 276 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Audiences, borders, architecture : the contours of control / Sarah Armstrong and Lesley McAra Ordinary anxieties and states of emergency : statecraft and spectatorship in the new politics of insecurity / Richard Sparks Tony Martin and the nightbreakers : criminal law, victims, and the power to punish / Lindsay Farmer European identity, penal sensibilities, and communities of sentiment / Evi Girling Penalization, depoliticization, racialization : on the over-incarceration of immigrants in the European Union / Loïc Wacquant Prisons during transition : promoting a common penal identity through international norms / Laura Piacentini Lex vigilatoria : towards a control system without a state? / Thomas Mathiesen Welfare and punishment in comparative perspective / David Downes and Kirstine Hansen Sentencing as a social practice / Neil Hutton 'Architecture', criminal justice, and control / Richard Jones Power, social control, and psychiatry : some critical reflections / Andrew Scull Origins of actuarial justice / Malcolm Feeley.
Revisions of papers originally presented at the Scottish Criminology Conference held Sept. 2003 in Edinburgh.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -259) and index.