City of Order: Crime and Society in Halifax, 1918-35 (Law and Society)

City of Order: Crime and Society in Halifax, 1918-35 (Law and Society)

By: Michael Boudreau (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will be of interest to social and legal historians, legal scholars and criminologists, and anyone interested in the history of Halifax.

About Author

Michael Boudreau is an associate professor in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at St. Thomas University.

Contents

Preface Introduction: Crime, the Rule of Law, and Society 1 A City of Order in a Time of Turmoil: The Socio-Economic Contours of Interwar Halifax 2 The Machinery of Law and Order 3 The Social Perceptions of Crime and Criminals 4 "Miscreants" and "Desperadoes": Halifax's "Criminal Class" 5 Women, Crime, and the Law 6 The Ethnic Dimensions of Crime and Criminals Conclusion: The Supremacy of Law and Order in Halifax Appendices Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774822046
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9780774822046
  • weight: 630
  • ISBN10: 077482204X

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