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New Economy of Security

NCJ Number
Global Crime Volume: 13 Issue: 4 Dated: November 2012 Pages: 312-319
Michael C. Williams
Date Published
November 2012
8 pages
This article gives an overview of the economics of crime and war.
New security dynamics present significant theoretical and empirical challenges. This article suggests that Pierre Bourdieu's ideas about an 'economics of practice' provides a fruitful means for exploring and explaining many of these transformations. Abstract published by arrangement with Taylor and Francis.