Punishment and Penalty Products

  • Reimagining Rehabilitation

    Beyond the individual

    By Lol Burke, Steve Collett, Fergus McNeill

    Although a significant body of empirical literature advocates approaches, values and skills supporting desistance from crime, this is somewhat undermined by contemporary criminal justice polices that seek to commodify individuals to meet the demands made on practitioners and organisations…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Practices of Victimhood

    Edited by Martin Hoondert, Paul Mutsaers, William Arfman

    Cultural Practices of Victimhood aims to set the agenda for a cultural study of victimhood. Words like ‘victim’ and ‘victimhood’ represent shifting cultural signifiers, their meaning depending on the cultural context of their usage. Increasingly, such contexts have a global component which,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Generations Through Prison

    Lived Experiences of Intergenerational Incarceration

    By Mark Halsey

    The book examines the causes, experiences and consequences of intergenerational incarceration. Building on interviews with second, third and fourth generation prisoners in Australia and surveys of prisoners across Australia, UK and the USA, it offers unique insights into the dimensions and impacts…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Necrocriminology

    Case Studies in Mass Violence

    By Jon Shute

    This book explores the ways in which diverse societies do and do not come to terms with a legacy of mass violence through their relationship with the dead. Proceeding from primary fieldwork in five nations – Argentina, Bosnia, Spain, Latvia and Poland – that have experienced violent internal…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People

    By Hannah Bows

    Although feminist research on sexual violence has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, much of this research has centred on younger women who are statistically more at risk of experiencing sexual violence. The result has been that older women have been largely ignored, or even…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • 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. Almost all of these individuals fall into the classification of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Punishment in Contemporary China

    Its Evolution, Development and Change

    By Enshen Li

    Punishment in contemporary China has experienced dramatic transformations over the last six decades. 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 – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • 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 – 2018-04-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Critical Perspectives on Coercive Interventions

    Law, Medicine and Society

    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 – 2018-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Understanding Sex for Sale

    Meanings and Moralities of Sexual Commerce

    Edited by May-Len Skilbrei, Marlene Spanger

    The problem of prostitution, sex work or sex for sale can often be misunderstood, if we do not take into consideration its spatial, temporal and political context. Understanding Sex for Sale aims to understand how prostitution, sex work or sex for sale are delineated, contested and understood in…

    Hardback – 2018-04-03 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Understanding Victimology

    An Active-Learning Approach

    By Shelly Clevenger, Jordana N. Navarro, Catherine D. Marcum, George E. Higgins

    Understanding Victimology: An Active-Learning Approach explains what the field of victimology is – including its major theoretical perspectives and research methods – and provides insight into the dynamics of various offline and online crimes from the victims’ vantage point. It is the only textbook…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12 
    Routledge

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