Privatisation related to risk, fear and insecurity
Write a 2,000 words answering one of the following questions:
- Citing examples, discuss the relationship between neoliberal ideology and corporate crime.
- Discuss recent public concern surrounding outlaw motorcycle gangs in relation to law and order politics? Has a ‘law and order commonsense’ been produced in public and media discourse? How and to what effect?
- Discuss how the process of privatisation can be seen as related to risk, fear and insecurity using the example of the growth of the private security industry.
- The International Criminal Court receives criticism for being unable to fulfil its mandate. Critically discuss the contradictions that its goal of “global justice” raises in relation to issues of sovereignty.
• Please note that for this assignment you are required to cite at least 10 academic references. Note: Wikipedia, lecture notes and media articles are NOT academic references. If you do use media articles, these will be considered in addition to your required references.
• Students are strongly encouraged to extend their research to additional readings. Please visit the library website for literacy resources.
• Assessment guidance will be provided in tutorials