Current Issues in Criminal Justice

Current Issues in Criminal Justice: Volume 23 Number 1, July 2011

Special Issue Risk, Resilience and Beyond

Issue Editors:
Dr Murray Lee, Sydney Law School
Dr Tara Renae McGee, Griffith University


Murray Lee and Tara Renae McGee, Risk, Resilience and Beyond


  • Pat O'Malley, Security after Risk: Security Strategies for Governing Extreme Uncertainty
  • Christine EW Bond and Samantha Jeffries, Measuring Risk and Blameworthiness in the Sentencing of Criminal Defendants: An Exploratory Study in Western Australia's Higher Courts
  • Mariastella Pulvirenti and Gail Mason, Resilience and Survival: Refugee Women and Violence
  • John Scott, Governing Prostitution: Differentiating the Bad from the Bad
  • Grazyna Zajdow, Outsourcing the Risks: Alcohol Licensing, Risk and the Making of the Night Time Economy
  • David McCallum, 'Lemon and Milk': Liberal Political Tensions in Child Governance
  • Matthew Ball, Self-Government and the Fashioning of Resilient Personae

Review Essay

Russell Hogg, Crime, Risk and Money: The Currency of Justice: Fines and Damages in Consumer Societies and Crime and Risk, both by Pat O'Malley


  • Murray Lee, Social Order and Fear of Crime in Contemporary Times by Stephen Farrall, Jonathan Jackson and Emily Gray