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Ideologies and crime: political ideas and the dynamics of crime control

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This paper assembles some theoretical resources for a project that investigates the ways in which thinking about politics has since the 1970s been bound up with thinking and action around crime. Such investigation is hampered by a dominant (neo-liberal) narrative of governance that tends to reduce crime policy to a ‘contest’ between tactics and technique. In contrast, we establish a political framework for theorizing crime and its control. This framework calls for close interpretive analysis ...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1080/17440572.2016.1169926

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Law, Law Faculty
Publisher:
Routledge Publisher's website
Journal:
Global Crime Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
3-4
Pages:
314-330
Publication date:
2016-04-18
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EISSN:
1744-0580
ISSN:
1744-0572
URN:
uuid:814a53e7-429a-4365-8dde-5764e9947b10
Source identifiers:
606789
Local pid:
pubs:606789

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