Discourse, Power and Justice

Discourse, Power and Justice : Towards a New Sociology of Imprisonment

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First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 142 x 218 x 24mm | 539.78g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New.
  • tables, figures, notes, references, index
  • 0415042372
  • 9780415042376

Table of contents

1. Institutions, Actors and Trends in Imprisonment 2. Discourses and Discursive Struggles 3. Classification: The Core of the Prison System 4. Transfers and Careers: Reinforcing Classification 5. Regimes: Governors and the Marginalization of Other Professionals 6. Petitions to the Secretary of State Bureaucratic Accountability 7. The Prisons Inspectorate: Professional Accountability 8. The European Convention on Human Rights: Legal Accountability 9. Recent Developments in Penal Policy: Towards Enterprising Managerialism 10. Conclusion: Discourse, Power and Justice.show more