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BanishedThe New Social Control In Urban America$
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Katherine Beckett and Steve Herbert

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780195395174

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395174.001.0001

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Banishment’s Reemergence

Banishment’s Reemergence

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(p.23) 1 Banishment’s Reemergence
Source:
Banished
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Katherine Beckett

Steve Herbert

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395174.003.0002

This chapter tries to explain why banishment reemerged as a leading social control strategy. It lists several developments that contributed to its rise, such as the increase in the homeless population and public concern about disorder. It studies broken windows policing and the invalidation of loitering laws and vagrancy. It also identifies some alternative social control mechanisms, including civility and banishment.

Keywords:   banishment, social control strategy, homeless population, disorder, broken windows policing, loitering laws, vagrancy, alternative social control mechanisms, civility

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