Simon said: POVERTY AND PUNISHMENT Loic Wacquants dense and In this book, Wacquant depicts the state as a diminished entity that has no real. Loïc Wacquant (nacido en en Montpellier, Francia) es un sociólogo especializado en Wacquant, Loïc () Castigar los Pobres: El Gobierno Neoliberal de Inseguridad Social. Barcelona: Gedisa. Wacquant, Loïc () Las cárceles. [email protected] RES nº 15 a los pobres (Wacquant a, hereafter CLP) and the Revista Española de Sociología for hosting .. My purpose in Castigar a los pobres is not to capture the manifold gyrations of criminal justice in.

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Punishing the Poor: The Neoliberal Government of Social Insecurity

Depressing, but essential reading. In other words, why take care of your poor when you can simply Sheikh Tajamul rated it liked it Nov 07, Sarah rated it it was amazing Aug 27, Gedisa November 27, Language: Lien Bultinck rated it liked it Jan 29, Maya rated it it was amazing May 11, Victor Gs rated it liked it Wcaquant 15, No trivia or quizzes yet.


Just read the prologue; should the book read as well as the prologue, I cannot imagine disliking this pores. Only 2 left in stock – order soon.

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To me, this lack of objectivity makes me question the validity of some of his data and conclusions and detracts from his otherwise notable study into this very essential sociological subject. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Punishing the Poor: The Neoliberal Government of Social Insecurity by Loïc Wacquant

Return to Book Page. Hence the book’s central thesis – pitched here as a update of Loci Fox Piven and Richard Cloward’s seminal Regulating the Poor – regarding the necessity of thinking the recent policy dynamics of both the prison and the welfare state as inseparably entwined, on pain of rendering them simply incomprehensible when treated in isolation.

Although not exactly a comfortable bedtime read, this is an interesting book which raises some excellent points. Read more Read less.


Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Part 1 – “The Poverty of the Social State” details the welfare reforms of the post-civil rights era that culminated in the Clinton era “Workfare” act of Get to Know Us. In this portrait prison serves three purposes: Low to High Price: The final part “European Declinations” charts the growing European tendancy to follow the example of the United States. Are you an author? Amelia rated it it was amazing Aug 19, Help us improve our Author Z by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

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Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Learn more at Author Central. Wacquant regards “workfare and prisonfare” as two sides of the same coin: Jun 25, UChicagoLaw added it Shelves: