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Crime, Punishment and Migration free pdf The conundrum of issues when examining crime and migration makes for a bitterly complex and intriguing set of debates, and one of the most discussed areas of research in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. In this compelling account, Dario Melossi provides an authoritative take on the theory and research examining the connection of crime and migration. It takes a socio-historical and criminological approach to address the core questions of migrants' criminal behaviour and the processing of undocumented individuals in the criminal justice systems in the last twenty years. Written for students, academics and researchers with an interest in the topic, the book will appeal to individuals in a range of disciplines from criminology and sociology to politics, international relations, geography, social policy and development.

About Dario Melossi

Dario Melossi is Full Professor of Criminology in the School of Law of the University of Bologna. After having being conferred a law degree at this University, he went on to do a Ph. D. in sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He was then Assistant and thereafter Associate Professor in Sociology at the University of California, Davis, un til the mid-1990s when he went back to Bologna. He has published The Prison and the Factory (1977, together with Massimo Pavarini), The State of Social Control: A Sociological Study of Concepts of State and Social Control in the Making of Democracy (1990), and Controlling Crime, Controlling Society: Thinking About Crime in Europe and America (2008), plus about 200 other edited books, chapters, and articles. He has been Editor of Studi sulla questione criminale, is currently Editor-in-Chief of Punishment and Society, and is member of the Board of many other professional journals. In 2007 he was conferred the "International Scholarship Prize" of the Law and Society Association and in 2014 the "European Criminology Award" of the European Society of Criminology. His current research concerns the process of construction of deviance and social control within the European Union, especially with regard to migration processes.

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Author : Dario Melossi
Publisher : SAGE Publications Ltd
Data Published : 18 August 2015
ISBN : 1849200793
EAN : 9781849200790
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 128 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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