Probation - Punishment and Penality Products

  • Desistance Transitions and the Impact of Probation

    By Sam King

    Moving away from criminal behaviour can be fraught with difficulties. Often it can involve leaving behind old habits, customs, and even friends, while at the same time adopting a new way of life. How do individuals go about making a decision to give up crime? How do they plan to sustain this…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Understanding Penal Practice

    Edited by Ioan Durnescu, Fergus McNeill

    Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change – and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focuses not so much on the changing nature of institutions…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Trends in Corrections

    Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World, Volume Two

    Edited by Martha Henderson Hurley, Dilip K. Das

    The first volume of the Trends in Corrections: Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World series introduced readers to the great diversity that exists cross-culturally in the political, social, and economic context of the correctional system. Presenting transcribed interviews of…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Delivering Rehabilitation

    The politics, governance and control of probation

    By Lol Burke, Steve Collett

    Do offenders have the right to be rehabilitated and should the state be responsible for their rehabilitation? Should the public expect punitive and coercive approaches to offender rehabilitation? Why should the state be interested in the reform of individuals and how can helping offenders be…

    Paperback – 2014-10-23

  • Crime and the Life Course

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Benson

    In recent years, the lifecourse perspective has become a popular theoretical orientation toward crime. Yet despite its growing importance in the field of criminology, most textbooks give it only cursory treatment. Crime and the Lifecourse: An Introduction by Michael L. Benson provides a…

    Paperback – 2012-07-26
    Criminology and Justice Studies

  • Rehabilitation

    By Tony Ward, Shadd Maruna

    Over the last two decades, empirical evidence has increasingly supported the view that it is possible to reduce re-offending rates by rehabilitating offenders rather than simply punishing them. In fact, the pendulum’s swing back from a pure punishment model to a rehabilitation model is arguably one…

    Paperback – 2007-05-03
    Key Ideas in Criminology

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