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Kerr, John, 1976-

The securitization and policing of art theft : the case of London / by John Kerr.

Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2015]
Physical Description:
xi, 204 pages ; 25 cm
Reference Library
N8795.3.G7 K47 2015 (LC)
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-198) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Protection -- England -- London.
Art -- Protection.
Art galleries, Commercial -- Security measures -- England -- London.
Art galleries, Commercial -- Security measures.
Art museums -- Security measures -- England -- London.
Art museums -- Security measures.
Art thefts -- England -- London.
Art thefts.
England -- London.

  • Problematic of art theft
  • Situating risk and situating security
  • Public police and security
  • The private sector: security, investigation and loss adjustment
  • Insurance as enabling risk and security
  • Governmental nodes enabling security beyond insurance
  • The co-production of London art security using nodal governance: the present and future
  • Final conclusions.