About the authors
Dr. Livy Visano is a member of the Department of Sociology, York University, and Dean of Atkinson College.
Kevin R.E. McCormick is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Sociology at York University and a Fellow of Bethune College. His research challenges and expands the empirical and conceptual parameters of contemporary criminological discourse. His works, as demonstrated in Canadian Penology and Understanding Policing, co-edited by Professor Livy A. Visano, investigate and examine the social constructions of the juridic actor within countless social and institutional contexts.