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Dangerous Politics: Risk, Political Vulnerability, and Penal Policy

Harry Annison

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198728603
eISBN:
9780191795428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728603.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book brings together relevant literature in law, criminology, and politics to provide insights into the nature of British penal politics, the role of the judiciary and pressure groups, and the ... More


Market society utopianism in penal politics

Mary Corcoran

in Marketisation and Privatisation in Criminal Justice

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447345701
eISBN:
9781447346579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345701.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter discusses the utopian intellectual origins of some strands of contemporary free market ideas and practices from their post-war revival via thinkers such as Friedrich Hayek, whose ideas ... More


The Pardon and the Progenesis of Parole in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Carolyn Strange

in Discretionary Justice: Pardon and Parole in New York from the Revolution to the Depression

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781479899920
eISBN:
9781479843619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479899920.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Most histories of parole trace its roots to Australian and Irish precedents, overlooking the Prison Association of New York’s role in monitoring and assisting discharged prisoners, both males and ... More


Situating Imprisonment for Public Protection

Harry Annison

in Dangerous Politics: Risk, Political Vulnerability, and Penal Policy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198728603
eISBN:
9780191795428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728603.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter briefly sets out the interpretive political analysis framework that underpins the empirical research and resulting analysis. It provides an overview of key landmarks in the Imprisonment ... More


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