Understanding Modernisation In Criminal Justice
McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Dec 1, 2007 - Social Science - 268 pages
This is the first book to theorize modernization in the context of criminal justice. It provides a historically informed account tracing the evolving links between new public management and modernization as well as proposing a conceptual framework for understanding the impact of policies on each criminal justice agency in England and Wales.
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