Reviewing what we know and looking to the future
Why do people stop offending? What makes offenders start thinking about desisting? What encourages them? What puts them off? Are the processes the same for women and men? What are the processes by which offenders are rehabilitated or resettled back into the community?These are just some of the...
To Be Published March 14th 2016 by Routledge
Escape Routes: Contemporary Perspectives on Life After Punishment addresses the reasons why people stop offending, and the processes by which they are rehabilitated or resettled back into the community. Engaging with, and building upon, renewed criminological interest in this area, Escape Routes...
Published April 15th 2012 by Routledge-Cavendish
Critical Voices in an Age of Anxiety
An attention to the 'fear of crime' has found its way into governmental interventions in crime prevention and into popular discourse with many newspapers, local government and the like conducting their own fear of crime surveys. As a concept, 'fear of crime' has also produced considerable academic...
Published July 2nd 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish
This important and original new book reports on a major investigation of the outcomes of probation supervision, is concerned with the key question of what works in probation, and comes at an important moment of change and development for the probation service in the UK. Unlike previous studies...
Published August 31st 2002 by Willan