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Alternatives to Imprisonment in Comparative Perspective

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    Subjects:
  • Criminology,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUgljesa Zvekic (Editor), Del Frate (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages537
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11465727M
    ISBN 100830413308
    ISBN 109780830413300

    Nicola Lacey is Professor of Criminal Law and Legal Theory at the London School of Economics and has been a member of the Global Law School Faculty, New York University. She is the author of, most recently, Women, Crime and Character: From Moll Flanders to Tess of the d'Urbervilles (), The Prisoners' Dilemma: Political Economy and Punishment in Contemporary Democracies (), and A . The book considers how and why human rights are eroded, but also how they can be built and sustained through social, creative, cultural, legal, political and personal acts. It establishes the need for pragmatic reforms as well as the abolition of incarceration.

    Problems like mental illness, substance use disorders, and homelessness are more appropriately addressed outside of the criminal justice system altogether. Services like drug treatment and affordable housing cost less and can have a better record of success. It’s time we got serious about pulling our money out of incarceration and putting it into systems that foster healthy Most importantly, the book makes a strong intellectual case for correctional policies, which are empirically driven rather than driven by ideology and partisan politics, and for the wider use of alternatives to incarceration, espcially for non-violent criminals."—The Law and Politics Book Review. From the PublisherPrice: $

    Alternatives to imprisonment become all the more important with the almost worldwide increase in incarceration. While knowledge about the destructive effects of imprisonment is well-documented, there is less scientific evidence as to the effectiveness of its alternatives. In Alternatives to Imprisonment, Ulla V. Bondeson undertakes a unique socio-legal and criminological study of the . Book review of Prison Policy and Practice (J. Reynolds & U. Smartt). American Jails, September/October: • Reichel, P. (). Book review of Alternatives to Imprisonment in Comparative, Criminal Justice.


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Alternatives to imprisonment in comparative perspective. [Uglješa Zvekić; United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute.;]. Alternatives to Imprisonment in Comparative Perspective (Paperbound Edition) by Uglijesa Zvekic; Anna del Frate and a great selection of related books, art.

A Comparative Study. Author: Öznur Sevdiren; Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media ISBN: Category: Law Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The book focuses on one of the most problematic areas of Turkish penal justice: the overreliance on custodial measures and a corresponding growth in the prison population, and compares Turkey with two major European.

The book focuses on one of the most problematic areas of Turkish penal justice: the overreliance on custodial measures and a corresponding growth in the prison population, and compares Turkey with two major European countries in this respect: England and Wales and Germany.

The underlying question. Uglješa Zvekic (ed.), Alternatives to Imprisonment in Comparative Perspective, UNICRI/Nelson-Hall, Chicago,pp. 3 G. Farrell and K. Clark, What does the world spend on criminal justice. Exploring Alternatives To Imprisonment Is The Need Of The Hour In India.

An “alternative to imprisonment” is any sort of discipline; other than time in jail or correctional facility that can be given to a man who commits an offense. Because a specific discipline does not include time in jail or correctional facility does not mean it is “delicate on wrongdoing” or a “slap on the wrist.” Comparative.

The findings provide evidence that alternatives to custody are more effective than imprisonment in reducing recidivism. Finally, the article discusses how these findings relate to labelling and specific deterrence theories that make contradictory claims regarding the effects of imprisonment.

Examples of comparative perspective in a sentence, how to use it. 17 examples: A new comparative perspective, however, is also added. - Analysing this link. The alternatives to imprisonment are types of punishment or treatment other than time in prison that can be given to a person who is convicted of committing a crime.

Some of these are also known as alternative atives can take the form of fines, restorative justice, transformative justice or no punishment at all. Capital punishment, corporal punishment and electronic monitoring.

The book focuses on one of the most problematic areas of Turkish penal justice: the overreliance on custodial measures and a corresponding growth in the prison population, and compares Turkey with two major European countries in this respect: England and Wales and Germany.

Alternatives to Imprisonment book. Intentions and Reality. Alternatives to Imprisonment. DOI link for Alternatives to Imprisonment. Alternatives to Imprisonment book. Intentions and Reality. By Ulla V. Bondeson. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 30 November Pub.

location New York. within a prison will be released back into society. In cases where offending has taken place and alternatives to imprisonment are used, offenders are filtered away from the prison system which is an increasing financial burden. In providing alternatives to imprisonment member states have the potential to dramatically reduce the rate of.

alternative sentencing options for those for whom incarceration is inappropriate (see Part 2 and complementary Appendix). The present report assesses current alternative sentencing and diversionary practices from a human rights perspective, and makes recommendations for. Prison authorities have a responsibility to ensure that the supervision and treatment of prisoners is in line with the rule of law, with respect to individuals' human rights, and that the period of imprisonment is used to prepare individuals for life outside prison following release.

Intermediate Sanctions: A Comparative Analysis of the Probability and Severity of Recidivism Article (PDF Available) in Sociological Inquiry 71(2) - January with 1, Reads. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Download Citation | On Jul 1,Nicola Lacey published American imprisonment in comparative perspective | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

IMPRISONMENT AND ALTERNATIVES TO PRISONS: CHANGES AND PROSPECTS IN A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE Hans-Jörg ALBRECHT-FREIBURG SUMMARY: I.

Intro ducon ti. Cu rrent de ve lop ments in the use of cri mi nal sanc tions in Eu ro pe: a new con cern for im pri - son ment. III. Alter na ti ve and in ter me dia te sanc tions: loo king back. IV. In comparative perspective: The effects of incarceration abroad on penal subjectivity among prisoners in Lithuania Much of this comes with international expertise.

Sweden and Canada have been instrumental in assisting with alternatives to prison, improving juvenile justice and creating a probation service.

With the help of Norwegian. Alternatives to prison are workable only in a limited number of cases, and proposed sentences need to adhere to the federal sentencing guidelines, says U.S.

District Judge John Keenan.‘Review of Literature on Alternatives to Imprisonment’, in Alternatives to imprisonment in Comparative Perspective – Bibliography, edited by U.

Zvekic and A. Alvazzi del Frate, Chicago, Nelson Hall, (with K. Goryainov) ‘Latent Crime in Russia’ .