Organization/University:University of Toronto
Department:Centre of Criminology
Joe Hermer is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto Scarborough. His research specializes in the aesthetics, ideas and programs of policing and regulation with a special interest in poverty and vulnerable populations. His work includes the books Regulating Eden: The Nature of North American Parks, Disorderly People: Law and the Politics of Exclusion in Canada (edited with Janet Mosher), and his forthcoming Policing Compassion: Begging Law and Power in Public Spaces (Hart) due out later this year.
Current Research Projects:Justice and Injustice: Homelessness, Crime Victimization and the Criminal Justice System (2006)Search Researcher Database