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Young, Jock

Overview
Works: 73 works in 464 publications in 6 languages and 10,873 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Originator
Classifications: HV6025, 364
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Most widely held works about Jock Young
 
Most widely held works by Jock Young
The new criminology: for a social theory of deviance by Ian Taylor( Book )

67 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A major contribution to criminology in which Taylor, Walton and Young provide a framework for a fully social theory of crime
The manufacture of news : social problems, deviance and the mass media by Stanley Cohen( Book )

52 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical criminology by Ian Taylor( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manufacture of news; a reader by Stanley Cohen( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exclusive society : social exclusion, crime and difference in late modernity by Jock Young( Book )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rapid structural and cultural changes in industrialized society and relates them to increases in crime and generalincivility. The autor charts the move in 30 years from an inclusive society of stability and homogeneity to an exclusive society of change and division - where blame is apportioned to vulnerable sections of the community. This exclusion of members of society is explored on three levels: economic exclusion from the labour market; social exclusion between people in civil society; exclusion in the criminal justice system and private security. The author proposes a theory based on these concepts of citizenship
What is to be done about law and order? : crisis in the nineties by John Lea( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confronting crime by Roger Matthews( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethinking criminology : the realist debate( Book )

15 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The criminological imagination by Jock Young( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the last three decades Jock Young's work has had a profound impact on criminology. In this provocative new book, Young rejects much of what criminology has become, criticizing the rigid determinism and rampant positivism that dominate the discipline today. His erudite and entertaining examination of what's gone wrong with criminology draws on a range of research - from urban ethnography to sexology and criminal victimization studies - to illustrate its failings. Young makes a passionate case for a return to criminology's creative and critical potential, partly informed by the new developments in cultural criminology. A late-modern counterpart to C. Wright Mills' classic The Sociological Imagination, this inspirational piece of writing from one of the most brilliant voices in contemporary criminology will command widespread attention. The concluding part of the author's trilogy of influential texts including The Vertigo of Late Modernity and The Exclusive Society, it will be essential reading for anyone who cares about the future of criminology, and the social sciences more generally. -- Publisher description
Losing the fight against crime by Richard Kinsey( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues in realist criminology( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vertigo of late modernity by Jock Young( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaging with some of the most pressing issues facing society today, Jock Young explores the insecurities of status and of economic position. He explains how modern society attempts to explain deviant behaviour - whether it be crime, terrorism or riots - in terms of motivations and desires which are separate and distinct from the 'normal'
Cultural criminology : an invitation by Jeff Ferrell( Book )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history, theory, methodology and future direction of cultural criminology. Drawing on issues of representation, meaning and politics this books walks you through the key areas to this approach to the study of crime
The new criminology revisited( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume traces major developments in the field over the past 25 years, including feminism, postmodernism, realism and critical criminology, through articles by leading authorities from Britain, the United States and Australia
Contemporary social problems in Britain by Roy Victor Bailey( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Islington crime survey : crime, victimization, and policing in inner-city London by Trevor Jones( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drugtakers: the social meaning of drug use by Jock Young( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new politics of crime and punishment by Roger Matthews( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title provides an overview of recent government initiatives in the field of crime and punishment, reviewing both the policies themselves, the perceived problems and issues they wish to address
Abortion in demand by Victoria Greenwood( Book )

10 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policing the riots( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The new criminology: for a social theory of deviance
Alternative Names
Jock Young britischer Soziologe und Kriminologe

Jock Young Brits socioloog (1942-2013)

Young, J. 1942-2013

Young, Jock

Young, William 1942-2013

영, 족크 1942-

ジョック・ヤング

ヤング, ジョック

ヤング, ジョック 1942-

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The exclusive society : social exclusion, crime and difference in late modernityWhat is to be done about law and order? : crisis in the ninetiesThe criminological imaginationThe vertigo of late modernityCultural criminology : an invitationThe new criminology revisitedThe new politics of crime and punishment