Crime and punishment in classical and libertarian utopias

Ruggiero, Vincenzo ORCID logoORCID: (2013) Crime and punishment in classical and libertarian utopias. The Howard Journal of Criminal Justice, 52 (4) . pp. 414-432. ISSN 0265-5527 [Article] (doi:10.1111/hojo.12026)


Classical utopian works have never exhausted the strength of their message, and have frequently been re-elaborated by libertarian thinkers. This article discusses the differences between classical and contemporary libertarian utopias in relation to crime and punishment. Special attention is given to the abolitionist school of thought.

Item Type: Article
Keywords (uncontrolled): utopia; crime; punishment; abolitionism
Research Areas: A. > School of Law > Criminology and Sociology
Item ID: 11941
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Depositing User: Vincenzo Ruggiero
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2013 08:05
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:28

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