Criminology & Criminal Justice: Sentencing and Punishment

  • Reimagining Rehabilitation: Beyond the Individual book cover

    Reimagining Rehabilitation

    Beyond the Individual, 1st Edition

    By Lol Burke, Steve Collett, Fergus McNeill

    This book aims to make the case for and provide some of the resources necessary to reimagine rehabilitation for twenty-first-century criminal justice. Outlining an approach to rehabilitation which takes into account wider democratic processes, political structures and mechanisms of resource…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20
    Routledge

  • Handbook on the Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions book cover

    Handbook on the Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beth M. Huebner, Natasha A. Frost

    Handbook on the Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions, the third volume in the Routledge ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Series, includes contemporary essays on the consequences of punishment during an era of mass incarceration. The Handbook Series offers state-of-the-art…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06
    Routledge
    The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Handbook Series

  • Women, Mobility and Incarceration: Love and Recasting of Self across the Bangladesh-India Border book cover

    Women, Mobility and Incarceration

    Love and Recasting of Self across the Bangladesh-India Border, 1st Edition

    By Rimple Mehta

    This book explores how Bangladeshi women from poor and undereducated/semi-educated backgrounds who have crossed the Indo-Bangladesh border find themselves in prisons serving sentences under the Foreigners Act, 1946. Drawing on original fieldwork, this book explores these women’s understanding of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law book cover

    Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Swiffen, Joshua Nichols

    What is the meaning of punishment today? Where is the limit that separates it from the cruel and unusual? In legal discourse, the distinction between punishment and vengeance—punishment being the measured use of legally sanctioned violence and vengeance being a use of violence that has no…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Principled International Criminal Justice: Lessons from Tort Law book cover

    Principled International Criminal Justice

    Lessons from Tort Law, 1st Edition

    By Mark Findlay, Joanna Chuah Hui Ying

    Commencing its search for a principled international criminal justice, this book argues that the Preamble to the Rome Statute requires a very different notion of justice than that which would be expected in domestic jurisdictions. This thinking necessitates theorising what international criminal…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    International and Comparative Criminal Justice

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice in Russia: Past Legacies and Present Challenges book cover

    Criminology and Criminal Justice in Russia

    Past Legacies and Present Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Gurinskaya, Mahesh K. Nalla

    Though criminology took root in Russia in the early 1800s and has gone through various stages of maturation—paralleling developments of the discipline in Europe and North America over the last two centuries—its contributions and presence in the field is hardly noticeable in the English-speaking…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge

  • Freedom and the Welfare State book cover

    Freedom and the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Bill Jordan

    Originally published in 1976, Freedom and the Welfare State, critiques the Welfare State in Britain and analyses the relationship between freedom and welfare. The book considers philosophical, literary and political expressions of the ideals of liberty, and relates them to present-day issues in…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Punishment in Contemporary China: Its Evolution, Development and Change book cover

    Punishment in Contemporary China

    Its Evolution, Development and Change, 1st Edition

    By Enshen Li

    Punishment in contemporary China has experienced dramatic shifts over the last seven decades or so. This book focuses on the evolution, development and change of punishment in the Maoist (1949-1977), reform (1978-2001) and post-reform eras (2002-) of China to understand the shaping and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • The Pixelated Prisoner: Prison Video Links, Court ‘Appearance’ and the Justice Matrix book cover

    The Pixelated Prisoner

    Prison Video Links, Court ‘Appearance’ and the Justice Matrix, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn McKay

    Technological linkages between justice and law enforcement agencies are radically altering criminal process and access to justice for prisoners. Video links, integral to an increasingly networked justice matrix, enable the custodial appearance of prisoners in remote courts and are becoming the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Politics of the Prison and the Prisoner: Zoon Politikon book cover

    The Politics of the Prison and the Prisoner

    Zoon Politikon, 1st Edition

    By Susan Easton

    In recent years there has been a resurgence of interest in the role of the prison as a source of political ideas and site of political engagement, as well as in the prisoner’s quest for citizenship. The rising number of prisoners has increased fiscal burdens, which has meant that imprisonment has…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

  • Critical Perspectives on Coercive Interventions: Law, Medicine and Society book cover

    Critical Perspectives on Coercive Interventions

    Law, Medicine and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Spivakovsky, Kate Seear, Adrian Carter

    Coercive medico-legal interventions are often employed to prevent people deemed to be unable to make competent decisions about their health, such as minors, people with mental illness, disability or problematic alcohol or other drug use, from harming themselves or others. These interventions can…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Imprisonment of the Elderly and Death in Custody: The Right to Review book cover

    Imprisonment of the Elderly and Death in Custody

    The Right to Review, 1st Edition

    By Aleksandr Khechumyan

    Over the past few decades, there has been a sharp increase in the number of elderly prisoners, and hence a rise in the number of prisoners dying in custody. In this book, Khechumyan questions whether respect for human dignity would justify releasing older and seriously ill prisoners. He also…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

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