- Subject index
The project of interpreting contemporary forms of punishment means exploring the social, political, economic, and historical conditions in the society in which those forms arise. The SAGE Handbook of Punishment and Society draws together this disparate and expansive field of punishment and society into one compelling new volume.
Chapter 18: Monetized Justice: Money and Punishment in Consumer Societies
Monetized Justice: Money and Punishment in Consumer Societies
Key Properties of Money Sanctions
Money is almost invisible in justice and criminology. Media frequently show offenders being hustled to and from jails in secure trucks, and certain prisons are iconic images in their own right. Executions, or at least the ...