Ashgate, Jan 1, 1999 - Social Science - 569 pages
This text is part of a publishing initiative that aims to bring together the most significant contemporary published journal essays in criminology, criminal justice and penology. The series aims to make available to researchers and students of criminology an extensive range of essays which provide an overview of theories and findings in this developing field.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Michel Foucault 1977 Complete and Austere Institutions in Michel Foucault
Steven Box and Chris Hale 1986 Unemployment Crime and Imprisonment
David P Farrington Patrick A Langan and PerOlof H Wikstrom 1994
11 other sections not shown
adult ALFRED BLUMSTEIN America arrest assault average burglary California California Youth Authority cent CHANGES IN CRIME committed comparable convicted correctional Correctional Service Canada costs counseling courts CRIME AND PUNISHMENT crime rate criminal justice system Criminology custodial sentence Delinquency drug economic effect England and Wales estimates example experimental female figures Home Office homicide incarceration rates increased individual inmates jail juvenile Langan less London males Martinson measure ment number of persons offenders parole penal penal labour penitentiary penology percent police-recorded postmodern prison population PRISON REFORM Prison Reform Trust prison sentence probation problems racial rape ratio recidivism rates recorded reduce reformatories regime rehabilitation released Research robbery sentence length sentencing laws social society staff Statistics Sweden survey suspended sentence Sweden Table tence therapy tion total institutions treatment unemployed unemployment vehicle theft victims violent women's prisons Youth Authority