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Author Hall, Stuart, 1932-2014, author

Title Policing the Crisis : Mugging, the State, and Law and Order / Stuart Hall ...(Et Al.)
Published London : Macmillan Press, 1978
1978

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  364.1552 Hal/Ptc  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  364.1552 Hal/Ptc  AVAILABLE
Description 425 pages
Series Critical social studies
Critical social studies.
Contents 1. The social history of a 'Moral Panic' -- 2. The origins of social control -- 3. The social production of news -- 4. Balancing accounts: cashing in on Handsworth -- 5. Orchestrating public opinion -- 6. Explanation and idelogies of crime -- 7. Crime, law and the State -- 8. The law-and-order society: the exhaustion of 'consent' -- 9. The law-and-order society: towards the 'exceptional state' -- 10. The politics of 'mugging'
Analysis Mugging Social aspects Great Britain, 1960-1976
Notes Also issued New York: Holmes and Meier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Performer ISBN 0-333-22061-7 Pbk : 4.95
Subject Mugging -- Great Britain.
Crime [MESH]
Crime.
Social Conditions [MESH]
Social Conditions.
Violence [MESH]
Violence.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Author Hall, Stuart, 1932-2014.
LC no. 78315882
ISBN 0333220609