• 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

  • Living Under Sex Offender Laws: The Collateral Consequences for Offenders and their Families book cover

    Living Under Sex Offender Laws

    The Collateral Consequences for Offenders and their Families

    By Tusty ten Bensel, Lisa Sample

    Individuals convicted of crimes often face barriers upon returning to society, such as full participation in the economy, the polity, the housing market, and other citizenship activities. Without a stake in society, people can become disengaged from conventional activities and feel free to deviate…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-08-09 
    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 – 2018-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

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

    The Politics of the Prison and the Prisoner

    Zoon Politikon

    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 – 2018-06-18 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-06-14 
    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 – 2018-06-14 
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

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

    Routledge Handbook of Social, Economic, and Criminal Justice

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-17
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Criminal Justice Research in an Era of Mass Mobility book cover

    Criminal Justice Research in an Era of Mass Mobility

    Edited by Andriani Fili, Synnøve Jahnsen, Rebecca Powell

    We live in an era of mass mobility where governments remain committed to closing borders, engaging with securitisation discourses and restrictive immigration policies, which in turn nurture xenophobia and racism. It is within this wider context of social and political unrest that the contributors…

    Hardback – 2018-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

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