Entries for December 2011

21 December 2011
The Defences of the Weak: A Sociological Study of a Norwegian Correctional Institution by Thomas Mathiesen has recently been published, and is Mathiesen’s first in depth studies of prison.

12 December 2011
The 3-year workshop When the Unforeseen is Seen, initiated and funded by the Scandinavian Research Council for Criminology, was recently completed. Prompted by a banking collapse in Iceland in 2008, the workshop's topics were related to crisis and society.

12 December 2011

When the Unforeseen is Seen was a workshop on crises and society held at the University of Iceland in December 3-5, 2009, and in January 3-5, 2011.