Cultural Criminology

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Jeff Ferrell, Clinton Sanders
UPNE, 1995 - Social Science - 365 pages
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This pioneering collection of provocative essays focuses on collective behaviors organized around imagery, style, and symbolic meaning, and considers the ways in which legal and political authorities and the mass media construct these behaviors as criminal. Arguing for the development of a new cultural criminology, the contributors examine a wide range of social and cultural phenomena such as the politics of worldwide urban graffiti and the interplay of skinhead violence and musical style. On the cutting edge of contemporary theory, Cultural Criminology maps directions for further exploration in this emerging synthesis of criminological and cultural studies.
  

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Contents

ontentt
7
Media Representation and Crime
12
The Media and the Construction
45
The New Mythic Monster
66
A Cultural Approach to Crime and Punishment
80
Some Reflections on
106
Subculture Style and Crime
169
The World Politics of Wall Painting
277
Conclusions and Prospects
297
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Jeff Ferrell - Culture, Crime, and Cultural Criminology - JCJPC ...
To understand the reality of crime and criminalization, then, a cultural criminology must account not only for the dynamics of criminal subcultures, ...
www.albany.edu/ scj/ jcjpc/ vol3is2/ culture.html

Key Texts in Cultural Criminology
Cultural Criminology and the Carnival of Crime attempts to make sense of the current increase in violence, cruelty, hate and humiliation, which has come to ...
www.culturalcriminology.org/ texts.html

Cultural Criminology by Jeff Ferrell and Clinton Sanders Boston ...
Another part is captured by cultural criminology, or the interplay ... not culture, and then crime; there is cultural criminology brought about by the ...
caliber.ucpress.net/ doi/ pdf/ 10.1525/ si.1997.20.3.307

JSTOR: Cultural Criminology
Cultural Criminology, edited by Jeff Ferrell and Clinton R. Sanders. Boston, MA: Northeastern University Press, 1995. 365 pp. $47.50 cloth. ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0094-3061(199707)26%3A4%3C497%3ACC%3E2.0.CO%3B2-L

Criminology and Criminal Justice
all, wrote Cultural Criminology back in 1995. What is important about. Cultural Criminology Unleashed is less its novelty so much as its systematic ...
crj.sagepub.com/ cgi/ reprint/ 6/ 1/ 147.pdf?ck=nck

SSRN-Cultural Criminology and the Engagement with Race, Gender and ...
SSRN-Cultural Criminology and the Engagement with Race, Gender and Post-Colonial Identities by Chris Cunneen, Julie Stubbs.
papers.ssrn.com/ sol3/ papers.cfm?abstract_id=1084678

Cultural Criminology:Theories and Representations
It will examine the origins and current debates central in cultural criminology, as well as explore the circumstances of sub-cultures. ...
www.tech.port.ac.uk/ tud/ db/ UnivPort/ level_M/ U13864.htm

WHAT IS CULTURAL ABOUT CULTURAL CRIMINOLOGY?
and Young’s opening essay of the special issue, cultural criminology is: ..... It is useful to begin an exploration of cultural criminology’s theoretical ...
bjc.oxfordjournals.org/ cgi/ reprint/ 45/ 5/ 599.pdf

Modules - Geography, Politics and Sociology - Newcastle University
This module will provide a critical introduction to the emerging sub-disciplinary field of cultural criminology. At its most basic, this new field of ...
www.ncl.ac.uk/ gps/ undergrad/ module.php/ soc3064

The question of culture has been part of sociological study for a ...
However, cultural criminology reminds us that there are two elements to this ... Cultural criminology encourages us to explore the sensual pleasures of ...
www.york.ac.uk/ inst/ chp/ hsa/ autumn05/ papers/ bond-taylor.doc

About the author (1995)

Jeff Ferrell is visiting professor of sociology, at Southern Methodist University and was Professor of Criminal Justice, Northern Arizona University. He is the author of "Tearing Down the Streets: Adventures in Urban Anarchy "and was the recipient of the 1998 Critical Criminologist of the Year Award, presented by the Critical Criminology Division of the American Society of Criminology.

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