Ian Taylor Remembered

  title={Ian Taylor Remembered},
  author={Jock Young},
IAN TAYLOR WAS A KEY FIGURE IN THE POLITICALLY COMMITTED SOCIOLOGY THAT emerged in the 1960s. Radicalized, like so many intellectuals of his generation by the political flux of the time, he worked prolifically in the fields of criminology, politics, urban studies, sport, and popular culture. He was a polymath: he wrote on a wide array of subjects: soccer hooliganism, gun control, the Hillisborough disaster, glam rock, and money laundering among them; his most recent work included an article and… CONTINUE READING