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Sex panic and the punitive state

Author: Roger N Lancaster
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011.
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One evening, while watching the news, Roger N. Lancaster was startled by a report that a friend, a gay male school teacher, had been arrested for a sexually based crime. The resulting hysteria  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lancaster, Roger N.
Sex panic and the punitive state.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010020837
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roger N Lancaster
ISBN: 9780520948211 0520948211
OCLC Number: 929338121
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 308 p)
Contents: pt. 1. Sex panic --
pt. 2. The punitive state.
Responsibility: Roger N. Lancaster.


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"Casts a thought-provoking perspective." Salon 20111209 "A convincing argument." The Gay & Lesbian Review 20120901 "Smart, witty, and political. The critique of state responses to sex offense is Read more...

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