Histories of Crime and Criminal Justice and the Historical Analysis of Criminal Law
Oxford Handbook of the History of Crime and Criminal Justice (Paul Knepper & Anja Johansen, eds., Forthcoming)
15 Pages Posted: 14 May 2014
Date Written: May 12, 2014
This essay reflects on the relationship between the history of crime, the history of criminal justice, and the history of criminal law. It suggests an account of the historical analysis of criminal law that locates it within the general project of critical analysis of law (CAL).
Keywords: history of criminal law, history of crime, history of criminal justice, critical analysis of law, critical legal histories
JEL Classification: K14
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