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A Journal of Crime, Conflict & World Order

Focus on Historical Perspectives

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No. 16 (1981)

This issue serves as a methodological tool for understanding the roots of the current crisis in criminal justice operations. It features Hi and Julia Schwendinger's provocative piece on the origins of sexual inequality; Pat O'Malley's comparative study of the decline and transformation of social banditry in the United States and Australia; and a review essay on the prison and the factory.

ISSN: 1043-1578. Published quarterly by Social Justice, P.O. Box 40601, San Francisco, CA 94140.

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Overview of "Focus on History"


Rape, Sexual Inequality, and Levels of Violence

Julia Schwendinger and Herman Schwendinger

The Suppression of Social Banditry: Train Robbers in the U.S. Border States and Bushrangers in Australia, 1865-1905

Pat O'Malley

The Commodity-Exchange Theory of Law: In Search of a Perspective

Dragan Milovanovic

County Jail: A Photographic Essay

Ruth Morgan

Dario Melossi and Massimo Pavarini, The Prison and the Factory

Gerda Ray

Deterrence and Justice

Ivan Jankovic

Larry Tifft and Dennis Sullivan, The Struggle to Be Human

Dennis Hoffman