• Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context book cover

    Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context

    1st Edition

    By Barry Goldson, Chris Cunneen, Sophie Russell, David Brown, Eileen Baldry, Melanie Schwartz, Damon Briggs

    Researchers have often attempted to identify and comprehend international trends in criminal justice, and in youth justice and penality more particularly. But the complex, contradictory and often inconsistent nature of youth justice and penality over both time and space, defies generalized accounts…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Prison Overcrowding and Alternatives to Detention book cover

    Prison Overcrowding and Alternatives to Detention

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alessandro Bernardi

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Parental Imprisonment and Children’s Rights book cover

    Parental Imprisonment and Children’s Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Donson, Aisling Parkes

    Children whose parents have been incarcerated are often referred to as "invisible victims of crime and the penal system". Whereas the criminal justice system and wider human rights discourse around imprisonment predominantly focuses on the prisoner, the human rights of children and family members…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Imprisoned Fathers: Responding to a Growing Concern book cover

    Imprisoned Fathers

    Responding to a Growing Concern, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Flynn, Michelle Butler

    This volume specifically examines current concerns about imprisoned fathers and highlights best practices with a group of children and parents who present significant vulnerabilities. It brings together contemporary works in this area, to share and consolidate knowledge, to encourage comparisons…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Being and Becoming an Ex-Prisoner book cover

    Being and Becoming an Ex-Prisoner

    1st Edition

    By Diana F. Johns

    Despite broad scholarship documenting the compounding effects and self-reproducing character of incarceration, ways of conceptualising imprisonment and the post-prison experience have scarcely changed in over a century. Contemporary correctional thinking has congealed around notions of risk and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Michel Foucault book cover

    Michel Foucault

    1st Edition

    By Mariana Valverde

    This book explores the theoretical contribution of Michel Foucault to the fields of criminology, law, justice and penology. It surveys both the ways in which the work of Foucault has been applied in criminology, but also how his work can be used to understand and explain contemporary issues and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Women's Transitions from Prison: The Post-Release Experience book cover

    Women's Transitions from Prison

    The Post-Release Experience, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Sheehan, Chris Trotter

    Women continue to be one of the fastest growing groups of offenders with an increasing group of women involved in the criminal justice system around the world. Whilst internationally women comprise a low percentage of the total prison population, there is an escalating use of custody inextricably…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    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

  • 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, 1st Edition

    By Isla Masson

    Incarcerating Motherhood explores how initial short period in prisons can negatively impact mothers and their children. We have much yet to understand about the enduring harms caused by first time incarceration, especially for minimal time periods and for mothers with dependent children. With large…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Gendered Injustice: Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls book cover

    Gendered Injustice

    Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls, 1st Edition

    By Anastasia Tosouni

    Without strong proof, policy advocates along with some scholars have causally linked declines in juvenile offending and incarceration with evidence-based and rehabilitation-oriented policy reform. Such studies have called for a shift back to rehabilitative ideals augmented by innovative strategies…

    Hardback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • Comparative Criminal Justice book cover

    Comparative Criminal Justice

    4th Edition

    By Francis Pakes

    This book offers a scholarly introduction to comparative criminal justice. It examines and reflects on the ways different countries and jurisdictions deal with the main stages in the criminal justice process, from policing, to systems of trial, to sentencing, and punishment. This popular bestseller…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05 
    Routledge

  • Young Men’s Experiences of Long-Term Imprisonment: Living Life book cover

    Young Men’s Experiences of Long-Term Imprisonment

    Living Life, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Rose Tynan

    Long sentenced young people are a small but significant part of the juvenile prison population. The current approach to young people convicted of serious crime speaks to wider issues in criminal and social justice, including the idealisation of (some) childhoods, processes of racialisation and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

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