By John Sandford
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The Prison Reform Trust Annual Lecture, December. Wacquant, L. (2001) ‘Deadly Symbiosis: When Ghetto and Prison Meet and Merge’, Punishment and Society, 3 (1). Wallis, E. (1997) ‘A New Choreography: Breaking Away from the Elaborate Corporate Dance’, in R. ), The Probation Service: Responding to Change. Oxford, Probation Studies Unit, Oxford University. 19 Ideology, Crime and Criminal Justice Chapter 2 Morality, crime, compliance and public policy Anthony Bottoms I am very pleased to have the opportunity to contribute to this symposium in commemoration of the life and work of Sir Leon Radzinowicz.
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All of which raise some important further issues. First, while it seems obviously true that in an organic, rural society the rules (including the prohibitions) of a given social group will be based on its evolving social norms, that is not necessarily the case in a more differentiated society. Here, rather than prohibitions arising out of positive morality, they may on occasion not reflect positive morality at all, but rather may be imposed by those in power in the hope of securing obedience through deterrent calculation.