This review gives an overview of Sanctions for Evil by Nevitt Sanford, Craig Comstock, and Associates. The book aims to determine the causes of "social destruction," which is societal harm that is socially sanctioned.
Francis L. Bremson,
21 Clev. St. L. Rev.
available at http://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/clevstlrev/vol21/iss1/22