Crime control as industry : towards gulags, Western style / Nils Christie

Author(s): Christie, Nils, 1928-
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Subjects: Imprisonment
Concentration camps
Corrections
Criminal justice, Administration of
Criminal law
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Norwegian (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 3rd ed
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2000
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: 209 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Preface to the third edition 7
Ch. 1. Efficiency and decency 13
Ch. 2. The eye of God 19
Ch. 3. Penal geography 25
Ch. 4. Why are there so few prisoners? 41
Ch. 5. Why are there so many prisoners? 65
Ch. 6. The Russian case 79
Ch. 7. USA - the Trend-setter 91
Ch. 8. Crime control as a product 111
Ch. 9. Conflicting values 143
Ch. 10. Modernity in decisions 151
Ch. 11. Justice done, or managed? 165
Ch. 12. Modernity and behaviour control 177
Ch. 13. Crime control as culture 193
Literature 203
Alternate Title(s): Kriminalitetskontroll i industrisamfunnet.
Notes: LCCN: 00045931
ISBN: 0415234875
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-209)
OCLC Number: 45129067
ISBN/ISSN: 0415234875