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Knowledge as power : criminal registration and community notification laws in America / Wayne A. Logan.

By: Logan, Wayne A, 1960-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Critical perspectives on crime and law: Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford Law Books, ©2009Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 288 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 0804771391; 9780804771399.Subject(s): Criminal records -- United States | Criminal law -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Knowledge as power.DDC classification: 345.73/077 LOC classification: KF9751 | .L645 2009Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
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.
Summary: 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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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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Wayne A. Logan is Gary & Sallyn Pajcic Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Florida State University. In addition to being the nation's preeminent legal scholar on registration and community notification laws, he is a prolific author and commentator on a broad array of other criminal justice-related issues.

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