David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):76-103 (2004)
This essay identifies areas of analysis which David Garland neglects in The Culture of Control. The essential argument being that greater attention to the influence of feminism and the treatment of female offenders and victims would have enriched his interpretation of the culture of control. The essay suggests that the treatment of women in criminal justice matters exemplifies the apparently dualistic and polarised penal policies that Garland describes so well. The recent huge increases in the number of women sentenced to imprisonment, in particular, are inexplicable, and point to a critical paradox in criminal justice system thinking. The essay also includes with some reflections on the future of crime control in relation to women. One important question is whether or not the future of crime control is inevitably or necessarily gendered. Thus the essay touches on the gender neutral versus gender specific and equality versus difference debates and their irreconcilable elements, as well as on possible ways of dealing with them, and concludes with some thoughts on the potential of renewed interest in the concept of citizenship and justice
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Elizabeth A. Linehan (2005). Crime and Catholic Tradition. Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 79:61-72.
Barbara Hudson (2004). The Culture of Control: Choosing the Future. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):49-75.
Bruce Western (2004). Politics and Social Structure in The Culture of Control. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):33-41.
Amanda Matravers & Shadd Maruna (2004). Contemporary Penality and Psychoanalysis. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):118-144.
Sonya Charles (2011). Obstetricians and Violence Against Women. American Journal of Bioethics 11 (12):51-56.
Ian Loader & Richard Sparks (2004). For an Historical Sociology of Crime Policy in England and Wales Since 1968. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):5-32.
Thaddeus Metz (2004). The Justice of Crime Prevention. Theoria 51 (105):104-128.
John Hagan (2004). Twin Towers, Iron Cages and the Culture of Control. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):42-48.
David Garland (2004). Beyond the Culture of Control. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 7 (2):160-189.
Added to index2010-08-10
Total downloads3 ( #312,978 of 1,139,863 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #165,020 of 1,139,863 )
How can I increase my downloads?