• Women Leading Justice: Experiences and Insights book cover

    Women Leading Justice

    Experiences and Insights

    By Elaine Gunnison, Jacqueline B. Helfgott

    The women’s movement and increasing social consciousness regarding gender disparity and discrimination has helped to make gains over the past several decades to reduce gender disparity for women in the workplace. However, gender discrimination and disparity continue to exist. Women continue to…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Incarcerating Motherhood: The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers book cover

    Incarcerating Motherhood

    The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers

    By Isla Masson

    The longevity of the harm caused by first time incarceration is still unknown, especially when the time spent in prison is minimal and when that person has dependent children. With large numbers of female prisoners currently serving short sentences in the UK, many of whom are primary caregivers, we…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12 
    Routledge Academic

  • Inmate Radicalisation and Recruitment in Prisons book cover

    Inmate Radicalisation and Recruitment in Prisons

    By Clarke Jones, Raymund E Narag

    There is a traditional view that prisons are being filled with vulnerable inmates who form captive audiences for violent terrorist offenders who, in turn, are destined to turn prisons into training grounds for militant activities, all the while forming alliances with more hardened criminals to…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Rural Jail Reentry: Offender Needs and Challenges book cover

    Rural Jail Reentry

    Offender Needs and Challenges

    By Kyle C. Ward

    Today’s high recidivism rates, combined with the rising costs of jails and prisons, are increasingly seen as problems that must be addressed on both moral and financial grounds. Research on prison and jail reentry typically focuses on barriers stemming from employment, housing, mental health, and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes: An Anti-Carceral Analysis book cover

    Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes

    An Anti-Carceral Analysis

    By Chloë Taylor

    This book brings together Foucault's writings on crime and delinquency, on the one hand, and sexuality, on the other, to argue for an anti-carceral feminist Foucauldian approach to sex crimes. The author expands on Foucault’s writings through intersectional explorations of the critical race,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-24 
    Routledge

  • Carceral Mobilities: Interrogating Movement in Incarceration book cover

    Carceral Mobilities

    Interrogating Movement in Incarceration

    Edited by Jennifer Turner, Kimberley Peters

    Mobilities research is now centre stage in the social sciences with wide-ranging work that considers the politics underscoring the movements of people and objects, critically examining a world that is ever on the move. At first glance, the words ‘carceral’ and ‘mobilities’ seem to sit uneasily…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Prisoner Resettlement in Europe book cover

    Prisoner Resettlement in Europe

    Edited by Frieder Dünkel, Ineke Pruin, Anette Storgaard, Jonas Weber

    Questions regarding how to improve the transitional phase from prison to life in society after release have gained major importance in the last decade in criminal policy. All over the world release preparation and resettlement practice are discussed with the aim to reduce negative effects of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • A History of Crime and the American Criminal Justice System book cover

    A History of Crime and the American Criminal Justice System

    3rd Edition

    By Mitchel P. Roth

    This book offers a history of crime and the criminal justice system in America, written particularly for students of criminal justice and those interested in the history of crime and punishment. It follows the evolution of the criminal justice system chronologically and, when necessary, offers…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18 
    Routledge

  • 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

    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

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

    Punishment in Contemporary China

    Its Evolution, Development and Change

    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

    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

  • Caged Women: Incarceration, Representation, & Media book cover

    Caged Women

    Incarceration, Representation, & Media

    Edited by Shirley A. Jackson, Laurie L. Gordy

    The Netflix series Orange is the New Black has drawn widespread attention to many of the dysfunctions of prisons and the impact prisons have on those who live and work behind the prison gates. This anthology deepens this public awareness through scholarship on the television program and by…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

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