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THE LIMITS OF THE SOVEREIGN STATE Strategies of Crime Control in Contemporary Society
The article offers a descriptive analysis of strategies of crime control in contemporary Britain and elsewhere. It argues that the normality of high crime rates and the limitations of criminalExpand
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The Culture of Control: Crime and Social Order in Contemporary Society
  • D. Garland
  • Political Science, Sociology
  • 29 March 2001
1. A History of the Present 2. Modern Criminal Justice and the Penal-Welfare State 3. The Crisis of Penal Modernism 4. Social Change and Social Order in Late Modernity 5. Policy Predicament:Expand
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`Governmentality' and the Problem of Crime:
The article traces the main themes of the `governmentality' literature, as developed by Michel Foucault and subsequent writers, and outlines a series of related ideas about `the social' as a realm ofExpand
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Punishment and modern society : a study in social theory
In this path-breaking book, David Garland argues that punishment is a complex social institution that affects both social relations and cultural meanings. Drawing on theorists from Durkheim toExpand
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On the concept of moral panic
The article develops a critical analysis of the concept of moral panic and its sociological uses. Arguing that some of the concept's subtlety and power has been lost as the term has become popular,Expand
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The Culture Of Control
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The Culture of High Crime Societies
In a continuing attempt to explain the emergence of new strategies of crime control in the UK and USA, a theory of cultural adaptation is developed. The paper argues that the political and policyExpand
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Mass Imprisonment: Social Causes and Consequences
Introduction - David Garland The Meaning of Mass Imprisonment The Causes and Consequences of Prison Growth in the United States - Marc Mauer Fear and Loathing in Late Modernity - Jonathan SimonExpand
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Punishment and Modern Society
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Punishment and Welfare: A History of Penal Strategies
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