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Crime and Punishment in Latin America

Law and Society Since Late Colonial Times

by Ricardo D. Salvatore

  • 366 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Laws of Other Jurisdictions & General Law,
  • Social history,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Latin America,
  • Criminology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Latin America - General,
  • History, Latin American,
  • Latin American Studies,
  • Legal Studies,
  • Crime,
  • History,
  • Justice, Administration of,
  • Punishment

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9381183M
    ISBN 100822327449
    ISBN 109780822327448

    Elliott Currie, Author Metropolitan Books $23 (p) ISBN Such is the magnitude of these differences that they often override one of the most powerful and universal influences on both crime and punishment--gender. Throughout the world, women make up a relatively small proportion of the prison population--less than 7 percent in the United States--and accordingly have far lower incarceration rates than men.

    Reviews 'Rosen and Kasaab’s Crime, Violence, and the State in Latin America is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand how criminal organizations flourish in the power vacuums present in fragile states. Beyond merely illustrating how corruption impedes development in individual states, the authors demonstrate how the spread of illicit networks threaten regional security as well. Crime and Punishment in Suburbia (, an adaptation set in modern America and "loosely based" on the novel) Crime and Punishment ( film), starring Crispin Glover and Vanessa Redgrave. Crime and Punishment ( TV film) is a television serial produced by the BBC, starring John Simm as Raskolnikov and Ian McDiarmid as Porfiry Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky.

    The best books on Crime and Punishment recommended by David Downes. Emeritus professor at the LSE's Mannheim Centre for the Study of Criminology & Criminal Justice tells us about the consequences of mass incarceration and a breakdown in social and moral cohesion. Crime & Punishment In America by Elliott Currie available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. There are five times as many Americans behind bars today as in The national incarceration rate.


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Crowning a decade of innovative efforts in the historical study of law and legal phenomena in the region, Crime and Punishment in Latin America offers a collection of essays that deal with the multiple aspects of the relationship between ordinary people and the law.

Building on a variety of methodological and theoretical trends—cultural history, subaltern studies, new political history, and others—the contributors share the conviction Price: $   Crime and Punishment in Latin Crime and Punishment in Latin America book Law and Society Since Late Colonial Times.

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Crowning a decade of innovative efforts in the historical study of law and legal phenomena in the region, Crime and Punishment in Latin America offers a collection of essays that deal with the multiple aspects of the relationship between ordinary people and the law.

Building on a variety of methodological and theoretical trends-cultural history, subaltern studies, new political history, and others-the contributors share the conviction Pages: Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Law and Society Since Late Colonial Times - Kindle edition by Salvatore, Ricardo D., Aguirre, Carlos, Joseph, Gilbert M.

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Building on a variety of methodological and theoretical trends—cultural history, subaltern studies, new political history, and others—the contributors share the conviction. Crowning a decade of innovative efforts in the historical study of law and legal phenomena in the region, Crime and Punishment in Latin America offers a collection of essays that deal with the multiple aspects of the relationship between ordinary people and the law.

Crowning a decade of innovative efforts in the historical study of law and legal phenomena in the region, Crime and Punishment in Latin America offers a collection of essays that deal with the multiple aspects of the relationship between ordinary people and the law.

Building on a variety of methodological and theoretical trends—cultural history, subaltern studies, new political history, and Brand: Duke University Press. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Introduction: writing the history of law, crime, and punishment in Latin America / Carlos Aguirre and Ricardo D.

Salvatore -- Crime in the time of the great fear: Indians and the state in the Peruvian Southern Andes / Charles F.

Walker -- Women, order, and progress in Guzmán Blanco's Venezuela, / Arlene J. Díaz. In Gendered Crime and Punishment, Stacey Schlau mines the Inquisitional archive of Spain and Latin America in order to uncover the words and actions of accused women as transcribed in the trial records of the Holy gh these are mediated texts, filtered through the formulae and norms of the religious institution that recorded them, much can be learned about the prisoners Cited by: 2.

Research Hub: HIST Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Reference Books. Introduction: writing the history of law, crime, and punishment in Latin America / Carlos Aguirre and Ricardo D. Salvatore --Crime in the time of the great fear: Indians and the state in the Peruvian Southern Andes / Charles F.

Walker --Women, order, and progress in Guzmán Blanco's Venezuela, / Arlene J. Díaz --Judges, lawyers, and. Crime and punishment in America User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Currie (Univ. of California at Berkeley; Confronting Crime, ) explains that, "despite a recent dip in the crime rate, we remain far and away the most violent industrial society on earth" with "the 5/5(1).

Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Law and Society since Late Colonial Times. Edited by Ricardo D. Salvatore, Carlos Aguirre, and Gilbert M. Joseph (Durham: Duke University Press, xxiv plus pp.

$/cloth $/paper). This module aims to give students a broad understanding of the relationship between culture and crime in contemporary Latin America. It is designed to enable students to develop their ability to analyse and comment on cultural artefacts, both filmic and literary, which address or are symptomatic of a range of key issues in the topic.

Crime and Punishment in America was a nice change from the books I usually read. I have never really liked nonfiction books much, but this book was actually pretty interesting and fascinating to read. Before reading this, I could not even imagine how harsh and dark the criminal world is here in America/5.

Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Law and Society since Late Colonial Times The study of criminality and law in Latin America has come a long way since the days of historia del derecho books that represented official laws and constitutions as social : Richard W.

Slatta. Crime, punishment, sensational trials and legislative reforms are all hot issues in Latin America. Indeed, watching the news in the United States, it sometimes seems like nothing but drug cartels exists south of Texas – an everlasting cycle of blood, cocaine and cash.

“This book is a must-read for understanding crime and violence in Latin America. It challenges views of Latin American violence that either focus too much on regional particularities or univocally stress the role of the state as the overpowering site of violence and repression.

Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Law and Society since Late Colonial Times. History: Reviews of New Books: Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. Author: Michael Monteón. The Hardcover of the Crime and Punishment in America [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of Trends and Controversies in the Justice System by Laura L.

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Salvatore, Carlos Aguierre, and Gilbert M. Joseph. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, pp. .Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Law and Society Since Late Colonial Times (English Edition) eBook: Salvatore, Ricardo D., Aguirre, Carlos, Joseph, Gilbert M Format: Kindle.