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The rough and the criminal, the policed and the incarcerated
This book is an ambitious attempt to map the main changes in the criminal justice system in the Victorian period through to the twentieth century. Chapters include an examination of the growth and experience of imprisonment, policing, and probation services; the recording of crime in official...
Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge
Crime in England 1688-1815 covers the ‘long’ eighteenth century, a period which saw huge and far-reaching changes in criminal justice history. These changes included the introduction of transportation overseas as an alternative to the death penalty, the growth of the magistracy, the birth of...
Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge
Land of White Gloves?: A History of Crime and Punishment in Wales
To Be Published July 31st 2014