This book offers an original and challenging reading of the crimino-legal complex' - criminology, criminal justice, criminal law, the media and everyday experiences - in the light of cultural studies and feminist theory. Through an exploration of the crisis engendered by the failure of the crimino-legal complex to solve the problems of crime and criminality, Alison Young exposes the cultural dimension of its institutions and practices. She analyzes the far-reaching effects of the cultural value given to crime, showing ...

Imagining Crime 1996, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780803986237

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Imagining Crime 1996, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780803986220

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