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New SCCJR Seminar Series Announced

13 Sep 2007

The SCCJR is pleased to announce the launch of our new Seminar Series.  The seminars will take place throughout September-December.  The outline of each seminar is below, with further information being made available nearer the date.

24 September
12.30 pm
MONDAY,
Edinburgh Jonathan Simon, Professor of Law, University of
California, Berkeley

‘Governing through Crime and New Labour: Policy Transfer or
a Common Culture of Control?’ *VENUE: G.09 William
Robertson Building, George Square, Edinburgh University* 25 September
3-5 pm
TUESDAY,
Glasgow Jonathan Simon, Professor of Law, University of
California, Berkeley

‘Governing through Crime: the Culture of Fear in America’ 4 October
4.15-6 pm
THURSDAY,
Edinburgh Fergus McNeill, Senior Lecturer, Glasgow School of Social
Work

‘Hysteresis, Risk and Reconfiguration’ 17 October
3-5 pm
WEDNESDAY,
Glasgow Gabriele Marranci, Lecturer in the Anthropology of
Religion, University of Aberdeen

‘Identity, Religion and Ideology among Muslim Prisoners’ 1 November
4.15-6 pm
THURSDAY,
Edinburgh Susanne Karstedt, Professor of Criminology, University of
Keele

‘Law Abiding Majority? The Everyday Crimes of the Middle
Classes’ 5 December
3-5 pm
WEDNESDAY,
Glasgow Sarah Armstrong, Senior Research Fellow, University of
Glasgow

‘Metonymy and Metaphor in Criminology’

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A PDF file of the program can be downloaded here.