Although a number of influential scholarly works have pointed to some important convergences and global trends in penal policies and configurations of criminal justice, it is increasingly being recognised that penal policies, institutions and sanctions are shaped both by the social, political,...
To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge
Evaluating What Works for Victims and Offenders
Restorative justice has made significant progress in recent years and now plays an increasingly important role in and alongside the criminal justice systems of a number of countries in different parts of the world. In many cases, however, successes and failures, strengths and weaknesses have not...
Published May 3rd 2011 by Willan
As the UK and many other western societies face up to the consequences of a rapidly increasing prison population, so the search for alternative approaches to punishment and dealing with offenders has become an increasingly urgent priority for government policy and society as a whole. This book...
Published October 31st 2004 by Willan