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The Resource Controlling crime, controlling society : thinking about crime in Europe and America, Dario Melossi, (electronic book)

Controlling crime, controlling society : thinking about crime in Europe and America, Dario Melossi, (electronic book)

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Controlling crime, controlling society : thinking about crime in Europe and America
Title
Controlling crime, controlling society
Title remainder
thinking about crime in Europe and America
Statement of responsibility
Dario Melossi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How did anxieties about crime and deviance emerge in the modern world, first in Europe and then in America? How did they come to occupy centre-stage in the ongoing drama played out in public discourse? And how have theories of crime and deviance related to the actual practices of social control and punishment, and to the main currents of social conflict? In this illuminating new book, Dario Melossi addresses these crucial questions, and at the same time offers an engaging survey of the theories of social control, crime and deviance. From the early work of Beccaria and Lombroso, via the pione
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AU-PeEL
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Melossi, Dario
Dewey number
364.94
LC call number
HV6018 .M45 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Crime prevention
  • Crime prevention
  • Social control
  • Social control
  • Crime
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Controlling crime, controlling society : thinking about crime in Europe and America, Dario Melossi, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
  • ""COVER ""; ""Contents""; ""Detailed Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I: State, Social Order, and “the Criminal Questionâ€? in Modern Europe""; ""1: Leviathanâ€?s Subjects: From the Social Contract to Cesare Beccaria""; ""2: The “Positive School,â€? Urban Crowds, and the Social Question""; ""3: Emile Durkheimâ€?s Sociology of Deviance""; ""Part II: Democracy, Social Control, and Deviance in America""; ""4: Social Control and Deviance in the New Republic""; ""5: Social Control and Deviance in Chicago""; ""6: The 1930s: Between Differential Association and Anomie""
  • ""7: From the “Neo-Chicagoansâ€? to Labeling Theory""""8: From “Labelingâ€? to a “Criticalâ€? Kind of Criminology""; ""Part III: The “Crisis Decadesâ€?: “State,â€? Social Control, and Deviance Today""; ""9: The End of “the Short Centuryâ€? between Inequality and Fear""; ""10: The Cycle of the Canaille""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
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PurchEBL1272664
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745634289
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Controlling crime, controlling society : thinking about crime in Europe and America, Dario Melossi, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • ""COVER ""; ""Contents""; ""Detailed Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I: State, Social Order, and “the Criminal Questionâ€? in Modern Europe""; ""1: Leviathanâ€?s Subjects: From the Social Contract to Cesare Beccaria""; ""2: The “Positive School,â€? Urban Crowds, and the Social Question""; ""3: Emile Durkheimâ€?s Sociology of Deviance""; ""Part II: Democracy, Social Control, and Deviance in America""; ""4: Social Control and Deviance in the New Republic""; ""5: Social Control and Deviance in Chicago""; ""6: The 1930s: Between Differential Association and Anomie""
  • ""7: From the “Neo-Chicagoansâ€? to Labeling Theory""""8: From “Labelingâ€? to a “Criticalâ€? Kind of Criminology""; ""Part III: The “Crisis Decadesâ€?: “State,â€? Social Control, and Deviance Today""; ""9: The End of “the Short Centuryâ€? between Inequality and Fear""; ""10: The Cycle of the Canaille""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1272664
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745634289
Specific material designation
remote

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