Simon, Jonathan, 1959-

Governing through crime : how the war on crime transformed American democracy and created a culture of fear / Jonathan Simon. - New York : Oxford University Press, 2006. - viii, 330 p. - ebrary Studies in crime and public policy . - Studies in crime and public policy. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.


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Palo Alto, Calif. :
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2009.
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9780195181081 (cloth) 0195181085 (cloth)




Crime--Political aspects--History--United States--20th century.
Criminal justice, Administration of--Political aspects--History--United States--20th century.
Crime prevention--Political aspects--History--United States--20th century.

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