There's nothing simple about simple criminality

Peter Squires

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Britain's summer riots provided the occasion for a truly bulimic outpouring of intolerant reaction as politicians rushed back from their holidays to satiate the media's incessant demand for tough, no-nonsense, sound-bites to reassure middle England that some kind of order was being restored.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2-6
Number of pages5
JournalUC2 Online
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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  • Riot
  • disorder
  • politics
  • policing


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