Criminalization, Representation, Regulation: Thinking by Deborah Brock,Amanda Glasbeek,Carmela Murdocca

By Deborah Brock,Amanda Glasbeek,Carmela Murdocca

what's a criminal offense and the way can we build it? The solutions to those questions are advanced and entangled in an internet of strength kinfolk that require us to imagine in a different way approximately approaches of criminalization and rules. This booklet attracts on Foucault's thought of governmentality as a lens to research and critique how crime is known, reproduced, and challenged. It explores the dynamic interaction among practices of illustration, tactics of criminalization, and the ways in which those stream to either mirror and represent crime and "justice."

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