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  • The Routledge Companion to Rehabilitative Work in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Ugwudike, Hannah Graham, Fergus McNeill, Peter Raynor, Faye S Taxman, Chris Trotter

    All the world’s criminal justice systems need to undertake direct work with people who have come into their care or are under their supervision as a result of criminal offences. Typically, this is organised in penal and correctional services – in custody in prisons, or in the community supervised…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration

    A Wall Rise Up, 1st Edition

    By Victoria M. Bryan

    Television shows that we might call ‘prestige television’ represent prison in ways that are sometimes reductive, sometimes powerful, and sometimes exceedingly complex. This book examines various programmes across the genres of drama, comedy and horror that utilize prison or places of incarceration…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Justice Alternatives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Carlen, Leandro Ayres França

    Justice is one of the most debated and reinterpreted of concepts within the fields of law, criminology, and criminal justice. Bringing together 35 leading thinkers, analysts and campaigners from around the world, this  collection presents a range of on-going struggles for justice from …

    Paperback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge

  • Art and Art Therapy with the Imprisoned

    Re-Creating Identity, 1st Edition

    By David Gussak

    Through the author’s experiences, investigations and discussions with artists, art therapists and inmates from around the world, Art and Art Therapy with the Imprisoned: Re-Creating Identity comprehensively explores the efficacy, methods, and outcomes of art and art therapy within correctional…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge

  • Handbook on Sentencing Policies and Practices in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cassia Spohn, Pauline Brennan

    Sentencing Policies and Practices in the 21st Century focuses on the evolution and consequences of sentencing policies and practices, with sentencing broadly defined to include plea bargaining, judicial and juror decision making, and alternatives to incarceration, including participation in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge
    The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Handbook Series

  • 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 – 2019-04-02 
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • 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 – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • 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 – 2019-02-15
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • 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 – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Thinkers in Criminology

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