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eBook The Penal System: An Introduction ePub

by Mick Cavadino,James Dignan

  • ISBN: 0761947434
  • Category: Law Practice
  • Subcategory: Law
  • Author: Mick Cavadino,James Dignan
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd; 3rd edition (February 5, 2002)
  • Pages: 406
  • ePub book: 1669 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1589 kb
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  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 486

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by Mick Cavadino (Author), James Dignan (Author).

by Mick Cavadino (Author), James Dignan (Author). Mike Nellis, Professor of Criminal and Community Justice, University of Strathclyde. the most authoritative and sophisticated textbook on the penal system of England and Wales.

He is co-author of the leading textbook on the penal system of England and Wales (M Cavadino, J Dignan and G Mair, The Penal System: An Introduction, 5th e. Sage Publications 2013).

Mick Cavadino and Jim Dignan write with passion and authority, which makes for an immensely readable book. The Penal System provides a complete introduction to all aspects of punishment within the wider context of the criminal justice system. If there is such a thing as an ideal textbook, then this is i. George Mair, Professor in Criminal Justice, Liverpool John Moores University remains the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and readable text on the subject. Yvonne Jewkes, Reader in Criminology, The Open University. It covers all the key theories and topics that a student of criminology or criminal justice needs to know about in their course.

Mick Cavadino (author), James Dignan (author). University of Minnesota. This book is an important addition to the literature on punishment. Cavadino and Dignan's Penal Systems: A Comparative Approach looks across national boundaries to see how penal systems differ and why. It is hands-down the most comprehensive and up-to-date book on the subject and should become a staple textbook for use in law and social science courses on comparative penal policy and practice' - Michael H. Tonry, University of Minnesota.

Mick Cavadino, James Dignan, George Mair. From its original publication onwards, The Penal System has proved itself a sure and authoritative guide to the post-war history and character of the penal system of England and Wales. Unrivalled as a textbook on the subject, its authors, now strengthened by the addition of George Mair, combine the analysis of trends with a clear sense of narrative and an eye for the telling detail. It is a masterly achievement, invaluable for students and teachers alike.

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Mick Cavadino University of Central Lancashire, U.

An expanded section on gender and the Criminal Justice System. Greater coverage of comparative issues, focussing especially on Scotland.

The Penal System book. Mick Cavadino, James Dignan. Start by marking The Penal System: An Introduction as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Read by Mick Cavadino. Jamie Bennett (Goodreads Author). Place of Publication.

Praise for the First Edition:

`A marvelous British text-reference that comprehensively introduces the penal system in England and Wales, not only for students and practitioners, but for all who are increasingly concerned about the morality and the future of penal systems worldwide′ - Reference and Research Book News

The Third Edition of this highly successful textbook provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the penal system of England and Wales. Now fully revised and updated it includes an examination of the direction of penal policy under New Labour.

The book:

-offers an overview of all aspects of punishment and the penal system

-provides an analyses of the theories which purport to justify and explain the practice of punishment

- critically examines the so-called ′penal crisis′ and offers a programme for radical reform

-draws comparisons between the English

penal system and others from around the world.

-now includes a self-study guide, directing the reader to useful websites