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|Peer Review Status:||Refereed|
|Title:||Crime as an assemblage|
|Author(s):||Crockett Thomas, Phil|
|Citation:||Crockett Thomas P (2020) Crime as an assemblage. <i>Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Criminology</i>, 12 (2), pp. 68-79.|
|Abstract:||This article seeks to make an original contribution to criminology and the sociology of crime and punishment by elaborating the 'assemblage', a concept which originates in the collaborative poststructuralist philosophy of Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari and discussing its ontological implications for researching crime. I will first introduce the concept and its application. I then discuss the relationship between the assemblage and Michel Foucault's concept of the dispositif. I demonstrate how the assemblage could be used to analyse crime events and discuss questions of change and scale within the assemblage. I conclude by outlining some implications for how adopting this concept would change the way we practice and research crime and punishment.|
|Rights:||Copyright © 2020 Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Criminology Reproduced with the permission of the publisher|
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