Books in category Social Science – Penology

  • Restorative Justice in Prisons

    Restorative Justice in Prisons
    Kimmett Edgar, Tim Newell

    This is the best leading edge information and ideas from two of the UK's most respected practitioners and authorties.

  • Prisoners from Nambu

    Prisoners from Nambu
    R. H. Hesselink

    Here is a fascinating case study of East-West cultural contact and an original contribution to the historiography of the early Tokugawa era.

  • Punishment Danger and Stigma

    Punishment, Danger and Stigma
    Nigel Walker

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  • Restorative Justice Today

    Restorative Justice Today
    Katherine S. van Wormer, Lorenn Walker

    Restorative Justice Today: Applications of Restorative Interventions takes a hard look at the issues and concepts surrounding restorative justice and current restorative practices used in a broad range of areas today.

  • Cadaverland

    Michael Dorland

    A powerful look at how French medical science apprehended and described Holocaust survival

  • The Legacy of H L A Hart

    The Legacy of H.L.A. Hart
    Matthew Kramer, Claire Grant, Ben Colburn, Antony Hatzistavrou

    This book is the product of a major British Academy Symposium held in 2007 to mark the centenary of the birth of H.L.A. Hart, the most important legal philosopher and one of the most important political philosophers of the twentieth century …

  • Justice for Victims and Offenders

    Justice for Victims and Offenders
    Martin Wright

    This work charts issues and developments affecting victims of crime from the earliest times to the modern day, including in particular reparation, compensation, and the evolution of restorative justice.

  • Wanted

    Edward A. Blackburn

    Heavily illustrated guide to the historic county jails of Texas. Edward A. Blackburn, Jr., takes readers to each of the 254 counties in the state, presenting brief histories of the counties and the structures that housed their criminals.

  • Whence They Came

    Whence They Came
    Barbara Ann Roberts

    Barbara Roberts explores these government officials, showing how they not only kept the doors closed but also managed to find a way to get rid of some of those who managed to break through their carefully guarded barriers.

  • Planning for Crime Prevention

    Planning for Crime Prevention
    Richard Harold Schneider, Ted Kitchen

    This is a comparative study of defensible space and Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) as applied in the USA and the UK, focusing particularly on the urban experience.

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