Punishment and Penalty Products

  • Capital Punishment and Political Sovereignty

    By Adam Thurschwell

    Adam Thurschwell, a respected academic and death penalty lawyer, draws upon continental theory and the Anglo-American jurisprudential tradition in order to deliver a critical survey of both the theoretical aspects of capital punishment and its actual administration. Pursuing an original political…

    Paperback – 2017-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Action Research in Criminal Justice

    Restorative justice approaches in intercultural settings

    Edited by Inge Vanfraechem, Ivo Aertsen

    To understand how people experience justice and security is a challenging task in times of unrest, marked by growing perceptions of insecurity, discrimination and uncertainty. The European project ALTERNATIVE aimed to understand justice and security experiences related to conflicts in intercultural…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Restoring Justice and Security in Intercultural Europe

    Edited by Brunilda Pali, Ivo Aertsen

    The intercultural contexts and new configurations in Europe offer fertile ground for social conflict, tensions and threat. This book challenges predominant and fear inducing approaches of justice and security as they appear in intercultural contexts, and develops alternative understandings by…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Future of Correctional Rehabilitation

    Moving Beyond the RNR Model and Good Lives Model Debate

    By Ronen Ziv

    Since the founding of the penitentiary nearly two centuries ago, modern correctional systems have been marked by the belief that offenders should not only be punished but also rehabilitated. This uplifting goal, however, involves a very practical challenge: knowing how to save offenders from a life…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Women's Transitions from Prison

    The Post-Release Experience

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Alternative Criminologies

    Edited by Pat Carlen, Leandro Ayres França

    Alternative Criminologies celebrates a kaleidoscopic process of permanent critique and a diversity of social and scientific knowledges. It examines complex and global crime issues in light of the many alternative scientific, artistic, empathetic, campaigning and otherwise imaginative criminologies…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Being and Becoming an Ex-Prisoner

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24 
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Corporal Punishment

    A Philosophical Assessment

    By Patrick Lenta

    The aim of this book is to assess the moral permissibility of corporal punishment and to enquire into whether or not it ought to be legally prohibited. Against the widespread view that corporal punishment is morally legitimate and should be legally permitted provided it falls short of abuse,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Monitoring Penal Policy in Europe

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Handbook of Victims and Victimology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sandra Walklate

    This second edition of the Handbook of Victims and Victimology presents a comprehensively revised and updated set of essays, bringing together internationally recognised scholars and practitioners to offer substantial research informed overviews within their specialist fields of investigation. This…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody

    By Darrell L. Ross, Gary M. Vilke

    As unrest over officer-involved shootings and deaths in custody takes center stage in conversations about policing and the criminal justice system, Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody addresses critical investigation components from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25 
    Routledge

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