Community, Conflict and the State

Rethinking Notions of ‘Safety’, ‘Cohesion’ and ‘Wellbeing’

  • Charlie Cooper

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Charlie Cooper
    Pages 1-28
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 238-264

About this book


Community safety is a narrowly defined concept that allows states to ignore arguably more serious threats caused by pro-market policies and the actions of major corporations. This book redresses the idea of what constitutes a social harm and outlines a new policy agenda.


community conflict Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Charlie Cooper
    • 1
  1. 1.University of HullUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54688-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58212-5
  • About this book