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Crime and control in China, the myth of harmony, Brge Bakken - electronic bk

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Title page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Figures and Tables -- Figures -- Tables -- Chronology -- Introduction -- 数字 Shùzì Numbers -- 1 The Manipulation of Chinese Crime Statistics -- Faking Statistics: From the Crimes of the Little Man to the Crimes of Power -- From 'Maoist Ratios' to the Law for Statistical Work -- Managerialist Ideology and Ideological Propaganda -- 创伤 Chuāngshāng Trauma -- 2 The Historical Patterns of Crime, Violence and Trauma -- Civilization Theory and Long-term Trends in Homicide -- History, Homicide and Modernization: Contrasting Europe and China -- Violence and Trauma in China in Historical Perspective -- 排斥 Páichì Exclusion -- 3 Transition, Inequality and Exclusion: Two Kinds of People -- The Gini Coefficient and the Link between Inequality, Violent Crime and Homicide -- The Link between Inequality and Violence -- Migration and Polarization: From Blaming the Poor to Exclusion Theory -- Two Kinds of People: The Migrant Poor of China's Industrial Revolution -- Half a Billion Migrants and the Hukou System: China's Form of 'Apartheid' -- Urban Villages: Slums or Areas 'Awaiting Prosperity'? -- Otherness and Exclusion Start Early: China's Left-behind Children -- Migration, Violent Crime and Victimization -- Poverty, Exclusion and Execution -- 监 Jiānshì Surveillance -- 4 Big Brother, Big Bucks and Big Data : The Chinese Surveillance State -- Market Rationality, International Capital and Camera Surveillance -- 'Keep Smiling': Selling the Bitter Pill of Surveillance to a Sceptical Public -- The Myth of an All-embracing 'Digital Dictatorship' -- Legal and Human Rights Issues Related to Surveillance Technology -- Managerialism Revisited: The Irrationalities of Stability Maintenance (Weiwen) -- Grid Management: The 'Boots on the Ground' of Surveillance
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