Download e-book for iPad: Punishment and Incarceration: A Global Perspective: 19 by Mathieu Deflem

By Mathieu Deflem

ISBN-10: 1783509104

ISBN-13: 9781783509102

This quantity within the sequence Sociology of Crime, legislations, and Deviance offers with elements of punishment, together with sentencing, incarceration, and felony stipulations, in numerous settings at neighborhood, nationwide, and/or local degrees. The booklet brings jointly a few 14 students to give a contribution their respective chapters, all the authors drawn from a number of elements of the realm, therefore making sure an international standpoint. The chapters during this quantity handle particular points of punishment, prisons, and incarceration in accordance with the author's precise strong point and atmosphere. the focal point is explicitly comparative, interpreting punishment in numerous nationwide and local settings, and hence seeks to supply an international orientation. either thematically and domestically varied in the province of social and behavioral reviews dedicated to the examine of punishment and incarceration, the chapters during this quantity also are different by way of theoretical technique and methodological orientation.

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