Carceral Geography: Spaces and Practices of Incarceration

Carceral Geography: Spaces and Practices of Incarceration

Dominique Moran


The ’punitive flip’ has led to new methods of puzzling over geography and the kingdom, and has highlighted areas of incarceration as a brand new terrain for exploration by way of geographers. Carceral geography deals a geographical viewpoint on incarceration, and this quantity consequently tracks the tips, practices and engagements that experience formed the advance of this new and colourful subdiscipline, and scopes out destiny learn instructions. through conveying a feeling of the debates, instructions, and threads in the box of carceral geography, it lines the interior workings of this dynamic box, its synergies with criminology and legal sociology, and its most probably destiny trajectories. Synthesizing latest paintings in carceral geography, and exploring the longer term instructions it might probably take, the publication develops a thought of the ’carceral’ as spatial, emplaced, cellular, embodied and affective.

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