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History of crime, policing and punishment

Australian National University, Canberra
09 December 1999 - 10 December 1999

This conference was organised by the Australian Institute of Criminology in conjunction with Charles Sturt University.

Charles Sturt University


These conference proceedings relate to historical and developing issues in the areas of crime, policing and punishment. The papers discuss corrections, police and the community, Indigenous issues, the colonial era, drug law enforcement, and comparative international perspectives.

The proceedings of this conference were published as:

Policing the lucky country / Mike Enders and Benoit Dupont (eds)
Hawkins Press, 2001
ISBN 1876067144

Unedited papers, where available, are provided below.

Conference papers

Police and the community

Indigenous issues

The Colonial Era

Drugs police


Theoretical perspectives

Comparative international perspectives