Mathieu Deflem is Professor of Sociology at the University of South Carolina, where he works in the areas of popular culture, social control, policing, terrorism, law, and theory. [CV]

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Mathieu Deflem, Ph.D. Thieu Deflem |  UofSC | #UofSC |
University of South Carolina
Department of Sociology
911 Pickens Street
Columbia, SC 29208 (USA)
tel. (803) 777 3123
deflem@mailbox.sc.edu