By: Hepworth, Mike and Bryan S. Turner.
London, UK., Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1982
Seller ID: 16048
Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket
8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (8) - 200 pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. From the jacket: "This book offers a contemporary sociological and historical analysis of the phenomenon of confession, treating it as a fundamental element in the context of law and religion seen as mechanisms of social control". With references and name and subject indices at the back. The dust jacket has a 7 cm clean cut (scissors?) in the front panel down from the top edge and a small 'crumple' on the bottom edge. The book itself is very clean with a solid binding and appears to have been used very little... View More...