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Reformation and reclamation of adult prisoners

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  • After Crime Punishmentby Shadd Maruna; Russ Immarigeon

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    The issue of resettling ex-prisoners and ex-offenders into the community has become an increasingly important one on both sides of the Atlantic. more...

  • Handbook of Probationby Loraine Gelsthorpe; Rod Morgan

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 64.95

    This Handbook is an essential text for anybody working in probation, studying the subject as part of wider criminology or criminal justice course. It provides a comprehensive, authoritative and up-to-date source of information and analysis about all aspects of the work of the Probation Service. more...

  • Community Justiceby Jane Winstone; Francis Pakes

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    This book aims to provide a critical appreciation of community justice, its origin and direction, and to engage with debates on the ways in which the trend towards community justice is changing the criminal justice system. more...

  • Transforming Youth Justiceby Anna Souhami

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    Inter-agency Youth Offending Teams (YOTs)  were the cornerstone of New Labour's approach to the delivery of youth justice services. Transforming Youth Justice makes a highly significant contribution not only to the way that professional cultures are understood in criminal justice, but to an understanding of the often dissonant relationship between... more...

  • How Offenders Transform Their Livesby Bonita Veysey; Johnna Christian; Damian J. Martinez

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95

    This book presents a series of studies that investigate individual identity transformation from offender status to pro-social, non-offending roles highlighting the perspectives of the men and women who are current or were formerly incarcerated. more...

  • Transitions to Better Livesby Andrew Day; Sharon Casey; Tony Ward; Kevin Howells; James Vess

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    This book aims to describe, collate, and summarise a body of recent research ? both theoretical and empirical ? that explores the issue of treatment readiness in offender programming. Included within each section are contributions from a number of authors whose work has stimulated discussion and helped to inform practice in offender rehabilitation,... more...

  • The Virtual Prisonby Julian V. Roberts

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 44.00

    Analyses the effectiveness and implications of community custody for offenders and society as a whole. more...

  • Probation Practice and the New Penologyby John Deering

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 109.95

    The probation service is increasingly seen by many as a law enforcement agency, charged by government with the assessment and management of risk, the protection of the public and the management and punishment of offenders, rather than their transformation into pro-social citizens. This study discovers the extent to which practitioners within the National... more...

  • The Mammoth Book of Hard Bastardsby Robin Barratt

    Constable & Robinson 2011; US$ 11.65

    They know who they are and what they're capable of -- cross them at your peril. No real hard bastard needs to brag or bully; most are modest, thoughtful and quiet. They have nothing to prove, as opposed to wannabe tough guys, who may pump themselves full of steroids or devote themselves to the study of a martial art, but can they handle themselves... more...

  • Forensic Case Formulationby Peter Sturmey; Mary McMurran

    Wiley 2011; US$ 128.95

    Forensic Case Formulation is the first text that describes the principles and application of case formulation specifically to forensic clinical practice. Addresses risk assessment and its implications for case formulation and treatment Covers a range of serious forensic problems such as violence, sexual offending, personality disorder, and substance... more...