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The Insecurity StateVulnerable Autonomy and the Right to Security in the Criminal Law$
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Peter Ramsay

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199581061

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199581061.001.0001

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Introduction

Introduction

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(p.1) Introduction
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The Insecurity State
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Peter Ramsay

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199581061.003.0001

This introductory chapter presents a summary of the argument of the book; explains the method of immanent critique used to study the law; contrasts this method with that of both orthodox normative theory and normatively sceptical sociological theories of criminal justice policy; and summarizes and explains the presentation of the argument.

Keywords:   criminal law theory, methodology, immanent critique, criminal justice policy

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