Understanding Penal Practice
|Series title:||Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change - and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focuses not so much on the changing nature of institutions and systems, but rather the changing nature of penal practice and practitioners
Bringing together leading researchers from around the world, this collection unites studies...