The social costs of dangerousness

Author: 
Jamie Bennett
Date: 
Saturday, 8 March, 2008

 'Is the state becoming dangerous?' is one of the questions that Jamie Bennett asks in The social costs of dangerousness. Bennett argues that the concept of dangerousness 'has become widely used' but 'is poorly understood' and is contributing to a 'moral impoverishment of society'.

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