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Published: 21 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387701-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8770-1
...Chapter One of law and virtue: black women in slavery, freedom, and early criminal justice In every human Breast, God had implanted a Principle, which we call love of Freedom; it is impatient of Oppression, and pants for Deliverance...
Published: 24 August 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002024-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0202-4
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392804-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9280-4
... CriMinal Cop three spaTial JusTiCe In late summer 1999, Officer Rafael Perez of the LAPD was arrested for cocaine possession. Perez made a deal for a lighter sentence in return for informing on...
Published: 28 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395874-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9587-4
... criminal justice system; as community groups advocated for expanded drug testing in schools, causing tension between teachers and students, parents and children; as rumors circulated over who had been seen going to receive treatment for addiction at the local mental health facility; and as addicts...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379164-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7916-4
... scholars identified as "great" also served during prohibition era as did two others who were desig• nated "near great. "5 Moreover, modern scholars have frequently hon- Prohibition and Federal Criminal Law / 182 ored Justice Holmes (and, to a lesser extent, Justice Brandeis and Justice Stone) as...
Published: 06 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386438-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8643-8
... undergoing trial) or sentenciados (convicts) were the distillation of police work and the criminal justice system; in more than a legalistic sense, they con- stituted the criminal population of Lima. 82 Δ Chapter Three ...
Published: 06 January 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8643-8
..., Gutiérrez said, legislators had automatically condemned society to death. Finally, deficiencies in the administration of justice—especially leniency motivated by compassion toward the criminal and tardiness in the ap- plication of justice—as well as an ine≈cient and irregular police service encouraged...
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387930-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8793-0
... translation are included in the written record of the courts, which are all in Dutch for the purposes of o≈cial transcription. The criminal records give a sense of the presumed translatability of the whole process, the sense that everyone understood what was happening in the rituals of justice...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... Criminal prosecutions for HIV exposure, transmission, and nondisclosure have been steadily increasing worldwide for the past two decades. This chapter provides a brief overview of HIV criminalization and offers an extended critique of the progressive turn in HIV jurisprudence that singles out...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393221-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9322-1
... in 1999) and multilateral relief operations of inter- national institutions such as the United Nations.5 After the end of the Cold War, the United Nations established a multilateral justice system, culminat- ing in the International Criminal Court (icc), to prosecute crimes...
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386476-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8647-6
...Slandering citizens: insults, class, and social legitimacy in Rio de Janeiro’s criminal courts Brodwyn Fischer On March 11, 1931, a scandalous article appeared in Abatalha, a polemi- cal Rio de Janeiro daily. Prominently displayed between a fiery denuncia- tion of incompetent health officials...
Published: 15 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387800-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8780-0
...EDITION ONE 1876 Editors’ Foreword In the first edition of Criminal Man (1876), Lombroso sets forth many of the fundamental tenets of his theory; but these ideas, while elabo- rated and expanded in the subsequent four editions, remain sketchy in this short...
Published: 06 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386438-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8643-8
..., Gutiérrez said, legislators had automatically condemned society to death. Finally, deficiencies in the administration of justice—especially leniency motivated by compassion toward the criminal and tardiness in the ap- plication of justice—as well as an ine≈cient and irregular police service encouraged...
Published: 27 July 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382515-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8251-5
..., the crime was directed at the power ofthe police, hence the castration. And it was for the purpose of using that power outside the law, hence the policeman's pistol used against him. The criminal, adopted son of a supreme court justice, is, genealogically speaking, a representative of the law. But...
Published: 15 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387800-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8780-0
... 41 The Occasional Criminal Production of this book has been delayed for years because of my dif- ficulties in completing this part on occasional criminals, those who are driven to crime through external circumstances. Despite an abundance of...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385592-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8559-2
... 23 The Female Born Criminal There is a perfect correspondence between the anthropology and the psychology of the female criminal. In the majority, degenerative traits are but few or weak, but there is a...
Published: 25 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391340-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9134-0
... Nathalie Peutz k chapter 13 “Criminal Alien” Deportees in Somaliland An Ethnography of Removal Monday, I do the interview with a representative of the fbi. Me and him are joking. He says: Do I go to a mosque? Do I...
Published: 31 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383840-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8384-0
... power. Though crime films tended to eventually bring their criminals to justice, their popularity concerned many representatives of public order, mayors and prefects throughout France, which led them to call for a ban 8 on ‘‘scandalous and demoralizing spectacles In...
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9026-8
... Part 2  Sideways Motions: Sexual Motives, Criminal Motives Chapter 3 What Drives the Sexual Child? The Mysterious Motions of Children’s Motives What does a dog have to do with pedophiles? If a dog runs to The only convincing chase a car that kills a mother, how long must a...
Published: 06 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386438-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8643-8
... 2 THE SCIENCE OF THE CRIMINAL (1890–1930) By the late 1880s the language of experts writing about crime in Lima began to change. The transformation started in university classrooms and professional groups...