Logan, Wayne A., 1960-

Knowledge as power : criminal registration and community notification laws in America / Wayne A. Logan. - Stanford, Calif. : Stanford Law Books, ©2009. - 1 online resource (xviii, 288 pages) - JSTOR eBooks Critical perspectives on crime and law . - Critical perspectives on crime and law. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Historical antecedents -- Early laws : 1930-1990 -- Modern laws : 1990-today -- Social and political catalysts -- Effects and consequences -- Law, privacy, and governance -- Prospects for the future.

The first comprehensive examination of U.S. efforts to register and monitor individuals in response to real or perceived criminal threats.

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Criminal records--United States.
Criminal law--United States.

KF9751 / .L645 2009

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