Reiner, Robert (2012) We must acknowledge the limits of policing and punishment in the absence of social justice. British Politics and Policy at LSE (30 Jan 2012) Blog Entry.
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Robert Reiner argues that it is time we re-evaluated our ‘common sense’ conceptions of the role of the police, and started to take seriously the notion that socio-economically rooted pressures generating criminality have been suppressed, but not tackled, by the decades of getting tough on crime but not its causes.
|Item Type:||Website (Blog Entry)|
|Additional Information:||© 2012 the author|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
K Law > K Law (General)
|Sets:||Departments > Law
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Research centres and groups > Mannheim Centre for Criminology
|Date Deposited:||28 May 2012 10:38|
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