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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.

Introduction: Punishment and Society: The Emergence of an Academic Field
Introduction: Punishment and society: The emergence of an academic field
JonathanSimon and RichardSparks

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