Peculiar Institution

Author: David Garland
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674058488
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In American history, the "peculiar institution" is slavery. Anyone who thinks its vestiges were wiped out by the Emancipation Proclamation or civil rights laws should read this book and think again.

Peculiar Institution

Author: David Garland
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674057236
Size: 58.84 MB
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Indeed in the 2000s these films have increasingly questioned the boundaries between national, transnational and diasporic cinema, whilst simultaneously demanding, either implicitly or explicitly, a reconsideration of the very difference ...

Peculiar Institution

Author: David Garland
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0199594996
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This new book by a leading social thinker sweeps aside the familiar story of abolition and retention; 'us' and 'them'.

America S Death Penalty

Author: David Garland
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814732809
Size: 50.70 MB
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This volume is essential reading for understanding the death penalty in America. Contributors: David Garland, Douglas Hay, Randall McGowen, Michael Meranze, Rebecca McLennan, and Jonathan Simon.

The Welfare State A Very Short Introduction

Author: David Garland
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199672660
Size: 19.33 MB
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ThisVery Short Introduction describes the modern welfare state, explaining its historical and contemporary significance and arguing that far from being 'a failure' or 'a problem', welfare states are an essential element of contemporary ...

The Securitization Of Society

Author: Marc Schuilenburg
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479842699
Size: 57.26 MB
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Rooted in the works of the French philosophers Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze and Gabriel Tarde, this book explores the ongoing structural and cultural changes that have impacted security in Western society from the 19th century to the ...

The Global Decline Of The Mandatory Death Penalty

Author: Andrew Novak
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317030273
Size: 58.68 MB
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This book is essential reading for anyone interested in the study and development of human rights and capital punishment, as well as those exploring the contours of comparative criminal justice.

Punishment And Modern Society

Author: David Garland
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226922502
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In this path-breaking book, David Garland argues that punishment is a complex social institution that affects both social relations and cultural meanings.

Where Justice And Mercy Meet

Author: Vicki Schieber
Publisher: Liturgical Press
ISBN: 0814635334
Size: 25.58 MB
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The broad perspective of this book has been shaped in conversation with the Catholic Mobilizing Network to End the Use of the Death Penalty, as well as through the witness of family members of murder victims and the spiritual advisors of ...