Banished : the new social control in urban America (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Banished : the new social control in urban America

Author: Katherine Beckett; Steven Kelly Herbert
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2011, ©2009.
Series: Studies in crime and public policy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Banished is an in-depth examination of new and largely-ignored policing tactics that enforce zones of exclusion in many American cities. Through an exploration of the case of Seattle, Banished charts  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Beckett; Steven Kelly Herbert
ISBN: 9780199830008 0199830002
OCLC Number: 844775981
Description: vi, 207 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Banishment's reemergence --
Toward banishment : the transformation of urban social control --
The social geographies of banishment --
Banishment and the criminal justice system --
Voices of the banished --
Banishment reconsidered.
Series Title: Studies in crime and public policy.
Responsibility: Katherine Beckett and Steve Herbert.

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"Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, the practices of banishment have returned. In this fascinating and important book, Katherine Beckett and Steve Herbert critically engage the renaissance of Read more...

 
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