|Died||May 27, 2015 (aged 87)|
Nils Christie (February 24, 1928 – May 27, 2015) was a Norwegian sociologist and criminologist. He was a professor of criminology at the Faculty of Law, University of Oslo since 1966. Among his books is Limits to Pain. It was printed in Norwegian in 1981, Pinens begrensning. It has been translated into eleven languages.