State of the Art on Sociology of Crime and Deviance

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: Booth 58
RC29 Deviance and Social Control (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
José-Vicente TAVARES DOS SANTOS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Fundamental Paradoxes of the Theory and Practice of the Criminal Law (Oral Presentation)
Tatiana SHIPUNOVA, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia

Cross-National Differences in the Use of Capital Punishment CANCELLED (Oral)
David GREENBERG, New York University, USA; Valerie WEST, John Jay College, USA

Ethnographic Studies Approaching Violence and the Transaction of Illegal Drugs in Montevideo, Uruguay (Oral Presentation)
Marcelo ROSSAL, Universidad de la República, Uruguay

Recent Ethnographies on Crime and Violence in Brazil (Oral Presentation)
César BARREIRA, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil; Leonardo SÁ, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil

Predictive Policing: The Case of Burglary (Oral Presentation)
Robert Nash PARKER, University of California, USA