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The Resource Cultures of crime and violence : the Australian experience, edited by Judith Bessant, Kerry Carrington and Sandy Cook

Cultures of crime and violence : the Australian experience, edited by Judith Bessant, Kerry Carrington and Sandy Cook

Label
Cultures of crime and violence : the Australian experience
Title
Cultures of crime and violence
Title remainder
the Australian experience
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith Bessant, Kerry Carrington and Sandy Cook
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Article by Howard Sercombe (p. 76-94) devoted to Aboriginal perspective concerning subject matter; Aboriginal context mentioned mainly briefly in articles throughout issue
Member of
lHwP414EZ-A
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
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Journal of Australian studies
Dewey number
364.994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN850.V5
LC item number
C84 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cook, Sandy
  • Carrington, Kerry
  • Bessant, Judith
  • Victoria Law Foundation
Series statement
Journal of Australian studies
Series volume
no. 43
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  • Crime
  • Violence
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Label
Cultures of crime and violence : the Australian experience, edited by Judith Bessant, Kerry Carrington and Sandy Cook
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Holding for this title attached to Journal of Australian studies S 99/5
  • Special edition (no. 43) of Journal of Australian studies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Institutional cultures of crime and violence -- Police culture -- Pathologies of school violence : a reconsideration -- Cultures of institutional violence : deaths in juvenile detention / Christine Howlett -- The mask of benevolence : cultures of violence and people with disabilities -- Representations of cultures of crime and violence -- Violence, the media and the making of policy : the closure of Richmond Secondary School -- States of seige in the far west -- The face of the criminal is Aboriginal / Howard Sercombe -- Cultures of crime and violence : an artist's perspective -- Sexualities and cultures of crime and violence -- Young women, prostitution and the culture of structural explotation -- The plaguing of a faggot, the Leperising of a whore : criminally cultured AIDS bodies, and "carrier laws" -- Prison culture, violence and sexuality -- Judicial bias or legal bias? Battery, women and the law -- Masculine scenarios of violence : the case of homicide -- Social issues and the State : contesting theoretical frameworks -- On cultures and violence : the nightwatchman state and modernity -- Criminalising street life -- Social theorietical reflections on Australia as a culture of violence -- The "free" labour market, unemployment and crime -- Cultures of institutional corruption and the national environment
Control code
000011277120
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9781863244176
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
abn94378066
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Cultures of crime and violence : the Australian experience, edited by Judith Bessant, Kerry Carrington and Sandy Cook
Publication
Note
  • Holding for this title attached to Journal of Australian studies S 99/5
  • Special edition (no. 43) of Journal of Australian studies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Institutional cultures of crime and violence -- Police culture -- Pathologies of school violence : a reconsideration -- Cultures of institutional violence : deaths in juvenile detention / Christine Howlett -- The mask of benevolence : cultures of violence and people with disabilities -- Representations of cultures of crime and violence -- Violence, the media and the making of policy : the closure of Richmond Secondary School -- States of seige in the far west -- The face of the criminal is Aboriginal / Howard Sercombe -- Cultures of crime and violence : an artist's perspective -- Sexualities and cultures of crime and violence -- Young women, prostitution and the culture of structural explotation -- The plaguing of a faggot, the Leperising of a whore : criminally cultured AIDS bodies, and "carrier laws" -- Prison culture, violence and sexuality -- Judicial bias or legal bias? Battery, women and the law -- Masculine scenarios of violence : the case of homicide -- Social issues and the State : contesting theoretical frameworks -- On cultures and violence : the nightwatchman state and modernity -- Criminalising street life -- Social theorietical reflections on Australia as a culture of violence -- The "free" labour market, unemployment and crime -- Cultures of institutional corruption and the national environment
Control code
000011277120
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9781863244176
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
abn94378066
Other physical details
ill.

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