The Resource Inventing fear of crime : criminology and the politics of anxiety, Murray Lee

Inventing fear of crime : criminology and the politics of anxiety, Murray Lee

Label
Inventing fear of crime : criminology and the politics of anxiety
Title
Inventing fear of crime
Title remainder
criminology and the politics of anxiety
Statement of responsibility
Murray Lee
Title variation
Criminology and the politics of anxiety
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The notion of the fear of crime has become as important as crime itself. This book analyses the emergence of the fear of crime as a meaningful concept in both social enquiry and governmental and political discourse particularly in the UK, Australia and New Zealand, and North America
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
364.942
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6250.25
LC item number
.L44 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Inventing fear of crime : criminology and the politics of anxiety, Murray Lee
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-222) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Fear of crime : a selective prehistory -- Anxieties in the knowledgeable society : the birth of a new criminological object -- Surveying the fearful : the international expansion of the victim survey -- Fearing subjects : some new questions of (the) discipline -- Governing the fearful and inventing the feared -- Consuming fear : the marketing (of) monsters --Conclusion: Don't mention the F word
Control code
ocn884725870
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134017157
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28773329
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884725870
  • pebco1134017154

Library Locations

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