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Title The SAGE handbook of punishment and society [electronic resource] / edited by Jonathan Simon, Richard Sparks.
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. ; London : SAGE, 2012.
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 Electronic Reference  HV7419    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary The field of punishment and society simultaneously involves studies of the past and present, quantitative analyses of penal trends, and ethnographic exploration of penal experiences, work grounded in core sociological theory and work stimulated primarily by studies of literature and philosophy. This handbook draws together this disparate and expansive field of study into one volume.
Note Description based on information supplied on publisher's spreadsheet; title from spreadsheet (viewed on Dec. 8, 2011).
Subject Punishment -- Social aspects.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Related Names Simon, Jonathan, 1959-
Sparks, Richard, 1961-
Alternate Title Punishment and society
Collection Title SAGE knowledge.
Related To Print version 9781848606753
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