Articles | Volume 77, issue 4
Geogr. Helv., 77, 487–498, 2022

Special issue: Geographies of carcerality: explorations across securitization...

Geogr. Helv., 77, 487–498, 2022
Theme issue overview
23 Nov 2022
Theme issue overview | 23 Nov 2022

Carceral Geographies/Geographien des Einschlusses: ein neues Feld für die deutschsprachige Geographie?

Marina Richter and Anna Katharina Schliehe

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Armstrong, S.: Siting prisons, sighting communities: geographies of objection in a planning process, Environ. Plan. A, 46, 550–565,, 2014. 
Armstrong, S. and Jefferson, A.: Disavowing ‚the‘ prison, in: Confined Places, Secure Spaces: The Spatialisation of Studies of Confinement, edited by: Moran, D. and Schliehe, A. K., Springer, 237–268,, 2017. 
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While a broad debate on carceral geographies has been part of human geography and related disciplines in English-speaking academia, there are only scarce publications among German-speaking geographers. This special issue aims at bringing different researchers and their rich and diverse research insights in the carceral field into a dialogue.