Criminology & Criminal Justice: Sentencing and Punishment

  • Transforming International Criminal Justice book cover

    Transforming International Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Mark J. Findlay, Ralph Henham

    This book sets out an agenda to transform international criminal trials and the delivery of international criminal justice to victim communities through collaboration of currently competing paradigms. It reflects a transformation of thinking about the comparative analysis of the trial process, and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17

  • Who to Release? book cover

    Who to Release?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Padfield

    This book is concerned to explore the changing role of the Parole Board across the range of its responsibilities, including the prediction of risk and deciding on the release (or continued detention) of the growing number of recalled prisoners and of those subject to indeterminate sentences. In…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17

  • Punishment, Places and Perpetrators book cover

    Punishment, Places and Perpetrators

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerben Bruinsma, Henk Elffers, Jan De Keijser

    This book brings together an influential group of academics and researchers to review key areas of research, theory and methodology within criminology and criminal justice, and to identify the most important new challenges facing the discipline. The contributors focus on the three central themes of…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20

  • The Prisoner book cover

    The Prisoner

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Crewe, Jamie Bennett

    Little of what we know about prison comes from the mouths of prisoners, and very few academic accounts of prison life manage to convey some of its most profound and important features: its daily pressures and frustrations, the culture of the wings and landings, and the relationships which shape the…

    Paperback – 2011-11-16

  • Resisting Punitiveness in Europe?: Welfare, Human Rights and Democracy book cover

    Resisting Punitiveness in Europe?

    Welfare, Human Rights and Democracy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sonja Snacken, Els Dumortier

    This volume provides an important and exciting contribution to the knowledge on punishment across Europe. Over the past decade, punitiveness has been studied through analyses of ‘increased’ or ‘new’ forms of punishment in western countries. Comparative studies on the other hand have illustrated…

    Paperback – 2011-09-07

  • Penal Exceptionalism?: Nordic Prison Policy and Practice book cover

    Penal Exceptionalism?

    Nordic Prison Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Ugelvik, Jane Dullum

    In the growing field of comparative criminal justice, the Nordic countries are regularly used as exceptions to the global move towards growing rates of imprisonment and tougher, less welfare-oriented crime-control policies. Why are the Nordic penal institutions viewed as so ‘different’ from a…

    Paperback – 2011-07-29

  • Introduction to Corrections book cover

    Introduction to Corrections

    1st Edition

    By David H. McElreath, Linda Keena, Greg Etter, Ellis Stuart, Jr.

    Millions in our nation are under some type of judicial sanction, with some individuals behind bars but the majority serving their sentences while living and working among us. Introduction to Corrections examines predominant issues related to the system of administering to offenders in the United…

    Hardback – 2011-07-27
    CRC Press

  • Dangerousness, Risk and the Governance of Serious Sexual and Violent Offenders book cover

    Dangerousness, Risk and the Governance of Serious Sexual and Violent Offenders

    1st Edition

    By Karen Harrison

    Dangerousness, Risk and the Governance of Serious Sexual and Violent Offenders is a fully up-to-date, comprehensive and user-friendly guide on those offenders who are often assessed as being dangerous. Outlining, evaluating and commenting on specific methods, regimes and strategies for dealing…

    Paperback – 2011-06-27

  • Prison Policy in Ireland: Politics, Penal-Welfarism and Political Imprisonment book cover

    Prison Policy in Ireland

    Politics, Penal-Welfarism and Political Imprisonment, 1st Edition

    By Mary Rogan

    This book is the first examination of the history of prison policy in Ireland. Despite sharing a legal and penal heritage with the United Kingdom, Ireland’s prison policy has taken a different path. This book examines how penal-welfarism was experienced in Ireland, shedding further light on the…

    Paperback – 2011-03-28

  • Prisoners' Rights: Principles and Practice book cover

    Prisoners' Rights

    Principles and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Susan Easton

    Prisoners’ Rights: Principles and Practice considers prisoners’ rights from socio-legal and philosophical perspectives, and assesses the advantages and problems of a rights-based approach to imprisonment. At a time of record levels of imprisonment and projected future expansion of the prison…

    Paperback – 2011-03-08

  • The Prison Officer book cover

    The Prison Officer

    2nd Edition

    By Alison Liebling, David Price, Guy Shefer

    This book is a thoroughly updated version of the popular first edition of The Prison Officer. It incorporates the significant increase in knowledge about the work of prison officer since the first edition was published and provides a live account of prison work and ways of understanding the role of…

    Paperback – 2010-12-16

  • Offender Supervision: New Directions in Theory, Research and Practice book cover

    Offender Supervision

    New Directions in Theory, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fergus McNeill, Peter Raynor, Chris Trotter

    This major new book brings together leading researchers in the field in order to describe and analyse internationally significant theoretical and empirical work on offender supervision, and to address the policy and practice implications of this work within and across jurisdictions. Arising out of…

    Paperback – 2010-12-14

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