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Chronocentrism and British criminology

By Paul Rock


Criminologists display a largely unexamined propensity to ignore writings that are more than fifteen or so years old, with evident consequences for the public presentation and validation of expert knowledge. A citation study was combined with detailed observations from British criminologists to ascertain quite how that disavowal of the past was accomplished

Topics: HM Sociology
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Year: 2005
DOI identifier: 10.1111/j.1468-4446.2005.00078.x
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Provided by: LSE Research Online

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