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Policing the crisis

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Mugging, the state and law and order.
The authors argue that mugging is a socially constructed phenomenon. Its "discovery" in1972 was followed by a crime control explosion. Judges and politicians presented it as an index of the growing tide of violence. Sentences for petty street crime jumped from six months to twenty years.

First page (not the title page) neatly clipped

Item details

Author(s):
Stuart Hall: Chas Critcher: Tony Jefferson: John Clarke: Brian Roberts
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
229x152x28
EAN-13:
9780333220610
Edition:
1978, reprinted 1979
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780333220610
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
425
Publisher:
Macmillan Education UK

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Mugging, the state and law and order.
The authors argue that mugging is a socially constructed phenomenon. Its "discovery" in1972 was followed by a crime control explosion. Judges and politicians presented it as an index of the growing tide of violence. Sentences for petty street crime jumped from six months to twenty years.

First page (not the title page) neatly clipped

Author(s):
Stuart Hall: Chas Critcher: Tony Jefferson: John Clarke: Brian Roberts
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
229x152x28
EAN-13:
9780333220610
Edition:
1978, reprinted 1979
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780333220610
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
425
Publisher:
Macmillan Education UK

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