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Oñati international series in law and society.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction. Criminal questions: cultural embeddedness and diffusion / Dario Melossi, Máximo Sozzo and Richard Sparks Concepts of culture in the sociology of punishment / David Garland Neoliberalism's elective affinities: penalty, political economy and international relations / Dario Melossi Theorising the embeddedness of punishment / David Nelken State form, labour market and penal system: the new punitive rationality in context / Iñaki Rivera Beiras Post-Fordism and penal change: the new penology as a post-disciplinary social control strategy / Alessandro De Giorgi Lombroso's 'La Donna Delinquente': its strange journeys in Italy, England and the USA, including scenes of mutiliation and salvation / Nicole Rafter The governance of crime in Italy: global tendencies and local peculiarities / Rossella Selmini Cultural travels and crime prevention in Argentina / Máximo Sozzo.