Criminology & Criminal Justice: Sentencing and Punishment

  • Loss, Dying and Bereavement in the Criminal Justice System book cover

    Loss, Dying and Bereavement in the Criminal Justice System

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Read, Sotirios Santatzoglou, Anthony Wrigley

    Life is characterised by movement, change and development, including transitions, losses and grief. People experiencing loss must learn to accommodate it and, sometimes, relearn new roles. Whether the offender is accommodating general loss (such as transition), the loss of others or facing their…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly D. Dodson

    Current estimates indicate that approximately 2.2 million people are incarcerated in federal, state, and local correctional facilities across the United States. There are another 5 million under community correctional supervision. Many of these individuals fall into the classification of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Social, Economic, and Criminal Justice book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Social, Economic, and Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cliff Roberson

    This authoritative volume explores different perspectives on economic and social justice and the challenges presented by and within the criminal justice system. It critically discusses key concerns involved in realizing economic and social justice, including systemic issues in economic and social…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Handbook on Risk and Need Assessment: Theory and Practice book cover

    Handbook on Risk and Need Assessment

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Faye S. Taxman

    The Handbook on Risk and Need Assessment: Theory and Practice covers risk assessments for individuals being considered for parole or probation. Evidence-based approaches to such decisions help take the emotion and politics out of community corrections. As the United States begins to back away from…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Handbook Series

  • Change or Continuity in Drug Policy: The Roles of Science, Media, and Interest Groups book cover

    Change or Continuity in Drug Policy

    The Roles of Science, Media, and Interest Groups, 1st Edition

    By Julie Tieberghien

    While evidence-based policy is an emerging rhetoric of the desire by and for governments to develop policies based on the best available evidence, drug policy is an area where particular challenges abound. This book is a detailed and comprehensive examination of the contours of drug policy…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order: Walling the Welfare State book cover

    Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order

    Walling the Welfare State, 1st Edition

    By Vanessa Barker

    In late summer 2015, Sweden embarked on one of the largest self-described humanitarian efforts in its history, opening its borders to 163,000 asylum seekers fleeing the war in Syria. Six months later this massive effort was over. On January 4, 2016, Sweden closed its border with Denmark. This…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Privatising Punishment in Europe? book cover

    Privatising Punishment in Europe?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Daems, Tom Vander Beken

    In recent times the question of private sector involvement in public affairs has become framed in altogether new terms. Across Europe, there has been a growth in various forms of public-private cooperation in building and maintaining (new) penal institutions and an increasing presence of private…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • Handbook on Punishment Decisions: Locations of Disparity book cover

    Handbook on Punishment Decisions

    Locations of Disparity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffery T. Ulmer, Mindy S. Bradley

    Handbook on Punishment Decisions: Locations of Disparity provides a comprehensive assessment of the current knowledge on sites of disparity in punishment decision-making. This collection of essays and reports of original research defines disparity broadly to include the intersection of race/…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Handbook Series

  • Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert M. Bohm, Gavin Lee

    Capital punishment is one of the more controversial subjects in the social sciences, especially in criminal justice and criminology. Over the last decade or so, the United States has experienced a significant decline in the number of death sentences and executions. Since 2007, eight states have…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Monitoring Penal Policy in Europe book cover

    Monitoring Penal Policy in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gaëtan Cliquennois, Hugues de Suremain

    The process of judicial control over institutions is often described as growing socio-legal trend which impacts the development of modern societies. This is particularly the case for prisons and other penal institutions, as international bodies and the courts have tried to influence prison policies…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Young Offenders and Open Custody book cover

    Young Offenders and Open Custody

    1st Edition

    By Tove Pettersson

    Young offenders given custodial sentences in youth institutions constitute an important group in the context of crime prevention research, given that offenders within this group are at high risk of reoffending or continuing with a criminal career into adulthood. This book explores the significance…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Money and the Governance of Punishment: A Genealogy of the Penal Fine book cover

    Money and the Governance of Punishment

    A Genealogy of the Penal Fine, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Faraldo Cabana

    Money is the most frequently means used in the legal system to punish and regulate. Monetary penalties outnumber all other sanctions delivered by criminal justice in many jurisdictions, imprisonment included. More people pay fines than go to prison and in some jurisdictions many of those in prison…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

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