Bearing Witness to Crime and Social Justice

Bearing Witness to Crime and Social Justice

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Univ of New York Press
Eminent criminologist Richard Quinney offers his 40-year journey bearing witness to crime and social justice in writings both scholarly and autobiographical.

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Featuring both scholarly and autobiographical writings, this text chronicles Quinney's (emeritus, sociology, Northern Illinois U.) development as a criminologist over 40 years. Thirteen essays represent the progression of his thinking from the social constructionist perspective to phenomenology, to Marxist and critical philosophy, to liberation theology, to Buddhism and existentialism, and then to a more ethnographic and personal mode of thinking. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, 2001
ISBN: 9780585358574
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 289 p.)


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