The perils and politics of criminological research and the threat to academic freedom
Presdee, Mike & Walters, Reece (1998) The perils and politics of criminological research and the threat to academic freedom. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 10(2), pp. 156-167.
This article focuses on government acts of intimidation or the "policing of knowledge". It is more concerned with the suppression of academic freedom, the contractual ambiguities of contemporary criminological research and the ways in which independent scholarship is controlled or influenced by funding bodies than with the specifics of the original crime prevention research which forms the basis of the case study.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||criminological research, academic freedom, policing of knowledge, independent scholarship|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > CRIMINOLOGY (160200)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > CRIMINOLOGY (160200) > Criminological Theories (160204)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Current > Schools > School of Justice
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1998 The University of Sydney|
|Deposited On:||12 Jun 2012 11:23|
|Last Modified:||12 Jun 2012 11:23|
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