chapter  3
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The decisive moment: Documentary photography and cultural criminology

ByJEFF FERRELL AND CÉCILE VAN DE VOORDE

Of late, criminology has rediscovered the photograph. Many criminologists now include photographic representation in their analytic purview, and following the lead of the new journal Crime, Media, Culture, even the most staid of orthodox criminology journals are now beginning to incorporate photographic illustrations among their pages.