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Chambliss, William J.

Overview
Works: 103 works in 447 publications in 1 language and 19,867 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Biography  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator, Compiler, Adapter, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William J Chambliss
State crime : current perspectives by Dawn Rothe( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current media and political discourse on crime has long ignored crimes committed by States themselves, despite their greater financial and human toll. For two decades, scholars have examined how and why States violate their own laws and international law and explored what can be done to reduce or prevent these injustices. Through essays by leading scholars, State Crime offers a set of cases exemplifying state criminality along with various methods for controlling governmental transgressions. It is an indispensable resource for those who examine the behavior of States and those who study crime
Power, politics, and crime by William J Chambliss( )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Power, Politics, and Crime argues that the current panic over crime has been manufactured by the media, law enforcement bureaucracies, and the private prison industry. It shows how the definition of criminal behavior systematically singles out the inner-city African American." "Through ethnographic observations, analysis of census data, and historical research, William J. Chambliss describes what is happening, why it has come about, and what can be done about it. He explores the genesis of crime as a political issue, and the effect that crime policies have had on different segments of the population. The book is more than a statement about the politics of crime and punishment - it's a powerful indictment of contemporary law enforcement practices in the United States."--Jacket
Corrections by William J Chambliss( )

16 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the correctional system and offers arguments for and against the practice of the laws and policies that comprise corrections, from parole and probation to imprisonment, to the application of the death penalty
Juvenile crime and justice( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents arguments both in favor of and opposed to various treatments, programs, and punishments, examining issues such as youth curfews, juveniles in adult courts, legal representation for juveniles, juvenile boot camps, group homes, and out-of-home placement
Crime and criminal behavior by William J Chambliss( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers topics such as the age of consent, euthanasia and assisted suicide, gambling, guns, internet pornography, marijuana and other drug laws, religious convictions, and terrorism and extremism
Courts, law, and justice by William J Chambliss( )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title covers a wide range of sharply contested topics, including drug and gun control laws as well as the ins and outs of the criminal justice system as encountered by arrested suspects
Corrections( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the correctional system and offers arguments for and against the practice of the laws and policies that comprise corrections, from parole and probation to imprisonment, to the application of the death penalty
On the take : from petty crooks to Presidents by William J Chambliss( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law, order, and power by William J Chambliss( Book )

26 editions published between 1971 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and the legal process by William J Chambliss( Book )

12 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding inequality : the intersection of race/ethnicity, class, and gender by Barbara A Arrighi( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the age of globalization and New Media unite disparate groups of people in new ways, the continual transformation and interconnections between ethnicity, class, and gender become increasingly complex. This reader, comprised of a diverse array of sources ranging from the New York Times to the journals of leading research universities, explores these issues as systems of stratification that work to reinforce one another. Understanding Inequality provides students and academics with the basic hermeneutics for considering new thought on ethnicity, class, and gender in the 21st century
Organizing crime by Alan A Block( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal law in action by William J Chambliss( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whose law? What order? : a conflict approach to criminology( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police and law enforcement( )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines many aspects of policing in society, including their common duties, legal regulations on those duties, problematic policing practices, and alternatives to traditional policing
Sociological readings in the conflict perspective by William J Chambliss( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making law : the state, the law, and structural contradictions( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology of the law: a research bibliography by William J Chambliss( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State crime in the global age by William J Chambliss( Book )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scholars, students and informed citizens concerned with the grave threats created by the misuses of state power will find valuable insights in State Crime in the Global Age." --Book Jacket
Box man; a professional thief's journey by Henry King( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Juvenile crime and justice
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Power, politics, and crimeCorrectionsJuvenile crime and justiceCrime and criminal behaviorCourts, law, and justicePolice and law enforcementMaking law : the state, the law, and structural contradictionsState crime in the global age
Alternative Names
Chambliss, Bill.

Chambliss, Bill 1933-

Chambliss, Bill 1933-2014

Chambliss, William

Chambliss, William 1933-2014

Chambliss William J.

Chambliss, William J. 1933-

Chambliss, William Jones 1933-2014

Chambliss, William Joseph

Chambliss, William Joseph 1933-2014

William Chambliss Amerikaans socioloog (1933-2014)

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Languages
English (217)