Presents an interdiscipilinary exploration of crime, deviance and consumer culture around a typology of 'harm'
Draws on case studies, original research and other forms of empirical enquiry
Speaks to those interested in leisure, tourism, urban space, crime, deviance, identity, consumer culture and youth studies
Part of the book series: Palgrave Studies in Crime, Media and Culture (PSCMC)
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Table of contents (18 chapters)
About this book
- Political Economy of Deviant Leisure
- Leisure Studies
- Criminological Theory
- Social Harm
Editors and Affiliations
Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
About the editors
Oliver Smith is a reader in Criminology at The University of Plymouth, UK. He has published widely in the field of deviant leisure, and is author of Contemporary Adulthood and the Night Time Economy (Palgrave, 2014). His current research examines the capacity for environmental harm in the context of commodified leisure markets.
Thomas Raymen is Senior Lecturer in criminology at Northumbria University, UK. His interests span the fields of criminology, moral philosophy, leisure studies, cultural geography and urban studies. Thomas is the author of Parkour, Deviance and Leisure in the Late Capitalist City (Emerald, 2018), and his research has focused upon a criminological exploration of the concept of 'deviant leisure'. He is currently focused on developing a theory of social harm rooted in a post-liberal ethics.
Book Title: Deviant Leisure
Book Subtitle: Criminological Perspectives on Leisure and Harm
Editors: Thomas Raymen, Oliver Smith
Series Title: Palgrave Studies in Crime, Media and Culture
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Cham
eBook Packages: Law and Criminology, Law and Criminology (R0)
Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2019
Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-030-17735-5Published: 08 October 2019
Softcover ISBN: 978-3-030-17738-6Published: 08 October 2020
eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-17736-2Published: 28 September 2019
Series ISSN: 2946-3912
Series E-ISSN: 2946-3920
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: XVII, 439
Number of Illustrations: 7 b/w illustrations
Topics: Crime and Society, Critical Criminology, Criminology Theory, Sport Sociology, Crime and the Media, Youth Culture