Between economics and sociology: The new path of deterrence

Kahan, Dan M.
August 1997
Michigan Law Review;Aug97, Vol. 95 Issue 8, p2477
Academic Journal
Examines the role of economics and sociology in the deterrence theory of criminal law in the United States. How law can be used to regulate norms; Information on the deterrence scholarship; Relationship between crime and the strength of social and civic associations; Power of the law to guide behaviors; Details on the study.


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