The Resource Bouncers : violence and governance in the night-time economy, Dick Hobbs [and others]

Bouncers : violence and governance in the night-time economy, Dick Hobbs [and others]

Label
Bouncers : violence and governance in the night-time economy
Title
Bouncers
Title remainder
violence and governance in the night-time economy
Statement of responsibility
Dick Hobbs [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text is an attempt to understand Britain's night-time economy, the violence that pervades it, and the bouncers whose job it is to prevent it. Britain's rapidly expanding night-life is one of the countries most vibrant economic spheres, but it has created huge problems of violence and disorder
Member of
Cataloging source
ILI
Dewey number
303.6/0941
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8291.G7
LC item number
B68 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Clarendon studies in criminology
Label
Bouncers : violence and governance in the night-time economy, Dick Hobbs [and others]
Publication
Note
"Reprinted as paperback 2005 ... First published 2003"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-314) and index
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  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tommy Smith's Story: Four Decades On The Door
  • 5.
  • A Word At The Door: Bouncers On Their Work
  • 6.
  • Manners Maketh the Man: Licensing 'Door Supervisors' and the Discourses of Professionalism and Safety
  • 7.
  • Market Force: Class, Violence, and Liminal Business on the Night-time Frontier
  • 8.
  • Night Futures: The Marketization of License and Control
  • 9.
  • 1.
  • Big People, Dirty Work: A Conclusion
  • Let the Good Times Roll: Liminality and the Night-time Economy
  • A Case Study of Manchester
  • 2.
  • After-dark 'Fun' and its Control in the Industrial City
  • 3.
  • Post-industrial Manchester: From Cotton to Carlsberg
  • 4.
Control code
ocn785832332
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 323 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191700484
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b37495914
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)785832332
  • oso0191700487

Library Locations

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