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This book traces the history, theory, methodology and future direction of cultural criminology.
Drawing on issues of representation, meaning and politics, this book walks you through the key areas that make up this fascinating approach to the study of crime.
The second edition has been fully revised to take account of recent developments in this fast developing field, thereby keeping you up-to-date with the issues facing cultural criminologists today. It includes:
Building on the success of the first edition, Cultural Criminology: An Invitation offers a vibrant and cutting-edge introduction to this growing field. It will encourage you to adopt a critical and contemporary approach to your studies in criminology.
First edition: 2009 Distinguished Book Award from the American Society of Criminology's Division of International Criminology
|1||Culture, Crime, and Criminology||3|
|2||Repetitive Retribution: Media Images and the Cultural Construction of Criminal Justice||25|
|3||The Media and the Construction of Random Drug Violence||45|
|4||The New Mythic Monster||66|
|5||A Cultural Approach to Crime and Punishment, Bluegrass Style||80|
|6||Electric Eye in the Sky: Some Reflections on the New Surveillance and Popular Culture||106|
|7||Media, Crime, and Justice: A Case for Constitutive Criminology||142|
|8||Style Matters: Criminal Identity and Social Control||169|
|9||Hammer of the Gods Revisited: Neo-Nazi Skinheads, Domestic Terrorism, and the Rise of the New Protest Music||190|
|10||Struggles Over the Symbolic: Gang Style and the Meanings of Social Control||213|
|11||Squaring the One Percent: Biker Style and the Selling of Cultural Resistance||235|
|12||The World Politics of Wall Painting||277|
|13||Toward a Cultural Criminology||297|