David Brown

David Brown

Professor David Brown is Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.  He has been active in criminal justice movements, issues and debates for four decades and is a regular media commentator.

He has published widely in the field with 37 chapters in books and over 130 articles and conference proceedings published. He has co-authored or co-edited The Prison Struggle (1982); The Judgments of Lionel Murphy (1986); Death in the Hands of the State (1988); Criminal Laws in six editions (1990); (1996); (2001); (2006); (2011); (2015); Rethinking Law and Order (1998); Prisoners as Citizens (2002); The New Punitiveness (2005); and Penal Culture and Hyperincarceration (2013).