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The Making of Lee Boyd Malvo: The D.C. Sniper

Carmeta Albarus and Jonathan Mack

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231143110
eISBN:
9780231512688
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231143110.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

In October of 2002, a series of sniper attacks paralyzed the Washington Beltway, turning normally placid gas stations, parking lots, restaurants, and school grounds into chaotic killing fields. After ... More


Introduction: A Nation in Fear—the Crime

Carmeta Albarus and Jonathan H. Mack

in The Making of Lee Boyd Malvo: The D.C. Sniper

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231143110
eISBN:
9780231512688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231143110.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This introductory chapter provides a background of the Washington Beltway sniper attacks, and the arrest of John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo. The sniper shootings began on October 2, 2002, at ... More


From Public Sociology to Politicized Sociologist

Frances Fox Piven

in Public Sociology: Fifteen Eminent Sociologists Debate Politics and the Profession in the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251373
eISBN:
9780520940758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251373.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter deals with what kind of politics public sociology will encourage. It suggests a politicized sociology that is unashamed of the Left. The problem is not too little influence in the ... More


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