Health and the governance of security: A tale of two systems

Sevgi Aral, Scott Burris, Clifford Shearing

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12 Scopus citations


Innovations in the governance of security may both reduce the harms that criminal justice systems produce and positively promote the conditions necessary to good health. In this article, the authors provide an example of the interaction of traditional criminal justice practices and health, and offer a new, healthier foundation for the governance of security.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)632-643
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Law, Medicine and Ethics
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Health Policy


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