Dominique Robert's Actor-network Theory and Crime Studies: Explorations in PDF

By Dominique Robert

ISBN-10: 1472417100

ISBN-13: 9781472417107

Built through Bruno Latour and his collaborators, actor-network thought (ANT) deals crimes stories a necessary highbrow problem. It calls for us to take the performativity flip, think of the function of gadgets in our research and conceptualize all actants (human and non-human) as relational beings. hence energy isn't the estate of 1 occasion, yet particularly it truly is an impact of the relationships between actants. This leading edge assortment offers a chain of empirical and theoretical contributions that shows:- the significance of conceptualizing and interpreting applied sciences as the most important actants in crime andcrime control.- the various points of ANT: its numerous makes use of, its theoretical mixing with different ways, itsmethodological implications for the field.- The fruitfulness of ANT for learning applied sciences and crime experiences: its power and obstacles for figuring out the realm and revamping crime experiences study goals.Students, lecturers and policy-makers will take advantage of analyzing this assortment in an effort to discover criminology-related issues another way.

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