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  • Generations Through Prison

    Lived Experiences of Intergenerational Incarceration, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Role and Influence of Prison Education

    An ethnographical examination of provision in England, 1st Edition

    By Anne O'Grady

    Prison education has been a long-established activity within the prison estate in England, yet there is a dearth of research literature on the nature, role, purpose and focus of education in prisons. An Exploration of Prison Education in England addresses this lacuna by providing a unique insight…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • 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 – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge

  • Prison Overcrowding and Alternatives to Detention

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alessandro Bernardi

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Privatisation in Criminal Justice

    Key issues and debates, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Hamerton, Sue Hobbs

    In recent years, the criminal justice sector has made various strategic partnerships with the private sector, exemplified by initiatives within the police, the prison system, offender services and legal defense. This has seen unprecedented growth in the past quarter of a century, and a veritable…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Incarcerating Motherhood

    The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Inmate Radicalisation and Recruitment in Prisons

    1st Edition

    By Clarke Jones, Raymund E Narag

    It is traditionally viewed that vulnerable inmates 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 produce an even greater threat. However…

    Hardback – 2019-01-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • 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 – 2018-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Reintegrating Jihadist Extremist Detainees

    Helping Extremist Offenders Back into Society, 1st Edition

    By Daan Weggemans, Beatrice de Graaf

    This book seeks to understand the processes of reintegration of former Jihadist detainees, as well as the role that the police and other frontline professionals play in this process. Over the past few decades the number of people who have been detained under the suspicion of terrorist activities…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Women Leading Justice

    Experiences and Insights, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Gunnison, Jacqueline B. Helfgott

    The women’s movement and increasing social consciousness regarding gender disparity and discrimination has helped to make gains over the past several decades to reduce gender disparity for women in the workplace. However, gender discrimination and disparity continue to exist. Women continue to…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes

    An Anti-Carceral Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Chloë Taylor

    This book brings together Foucault's writings on crime and delinquency, on the one hand, and sexuality, on the other, to argue for an anti-carceral feminist Foucauldian approach to sex crimes. The author expands on Foucault’s writings through intersectional explorations of the critical race,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-19
    Routledge

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