Suspect community: people's experience of the prevention of terrorism acts in Britain

Front Cover
Pluto Press, 1993 - History - 300 pages
'This book deserves fulsome praise for challenging the academic silence surrounding this area and for reminding us that it is possible to conduct rigorous, scholarly and interventionist work without becoming dependent or involved with the managerial gatekeepers of the criminal justice system.' Journal of Law and Society

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


The Study in Context
Policing Ports and Airports Examination
Examinations and Detentions at Ports

11 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1993)

Hillyard is a Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the University of Bristol. He is also a former Chair of Liberty (the National Council for Civil Liberties) and a long-standing member of its Executive Committee.