Nils Christie

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Nils Christie
Nils Christie at Third Annual Death Penalty Symposium 2007.jpg
Nils Christie speaking at Utah Valley State College
Born(1928-02-24)February 24, 1928
DiedMay 27, 2015(2015-05-27) (aged 87)
Oslo
CitizenshipNorwegian
Scientific career
FieldsCriminology, Sociology

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 Pinens begrensning from 1981. This has been translated into eleven languages.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Kalleberg, Ragnvald. "Nils Christie". In Helle, Knut (ed.). Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
  2. "Nils Christie". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 5 June 2010.