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Introduction

Katrin Križ

in Protecting Children, Creating Citizens: Participatory Child Protection Practice in Norway and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355885
eISBN:
9781447355922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355885.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This introductory chapter presents the argument and goal of the book, which is to show in what ways child protection caseworkers employed by public child protection agencies in Norway and the United ... More


Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Kerry Baker and Alex Sutherland (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPAs) are now one of the central features of government policy in the United Kingdom for managing the risk presented by violent and sexual offenders. ... More


Promoting public protection in youth justice: challenges for policy and practice

David Monk

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Two largely separate populations of children and young people are known to Youth Offending Teams (YOTs): the first at risk of committing serious harm to others and the second for whom safeguarding ... More


Working with young people in a culture of public protection

Mike Nash

in Young people and 'risk'

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420008
eISBN:
9781447304364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420008.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter aims to: first, establish if there is such thing as a culture of public protection and, second, to determine if this can pose an implication on the working practices of those involved in ... More


MAPPA for kids: discourses of security, risk and children's rights

Noel Whitty

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

As a stark example of the difficulties that policy makers will face in the future as Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) develop within youth justice (and elsewhere), this chapter ... More


MAPPA as ‘risk in action’: discretion and decision making

Kerry Baker

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) are a fascinating example of ‘risk in action’, combining elements of the new penology with a more traditional (or perhaps clinical) focus on ... More


Prevention and the Limits of the Criminal Law

Andrew Ashworth, Lucia Zedner, and Patrick Tomlin (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199656769
eISBN:
9780191748073
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656769.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Exploring the principles and values that should guide and limit the state's use of preventive techniques that involve coercion against the individual, this volume arises from a three-year study of ... More


Youth Offending Teams and MAPPA: past problems, current challenges and future prospects

Alex Sutherland

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter focuses on why there may be practical difficulties for Youth Offending Teams (YOTs) and those running Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) to work alongside one another. ... More


Introduction

Alex Sutherland and Kerry Baker

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

‘Public protection’ is an umbrella term that refers to a range of activities by local authorities and other government agencies in the United Kingdom. Within the context of this book, however, the ... More


MAPPA: learning the lessons for young offenders

Hazel Kemshall and Jason Wood

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The 1990s saw a growing preoccupation with high-risk offenders in the United Kingdom, particularly their accurate identification, reliable risk assessment and effective risk management. By the turn ... More


Young people, serious offending and managing risk: a Scottish perspective

Fergus McNeill

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter explores some of the issues surrounding the assessment and management of young people who have been involved in serious offending in Scotland. It reflects on the introduction of public ... More


Sentencing young people

Kerry Baker

in Children and young people in custody: Managing the risk

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422613
eISBN:
9781447301752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422613.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The rise in the number of young people in custody in England and Wales is well documented and it is also recognised that trends in sentencing are one of the key determinants of the custodial ... More


Young people and violence: balancing public protection with meeting needs

Gwyneth Boswell

in Young people and 'risk'

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420008
eISBN:
9781447304364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420008.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

In recent years, there have been political talks on the need to rebalance the criminal justice system in favour of the victims of crime. This ethos was reflected in the White Paper Justice for all ... More


Setting the scene: risk, welfare and rights

Sarah Jones and Kerry Baker

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter outlines key features of the youth justice system in England and Wales, including the current focus on risk assessment and targeted interventions. It sets out some of the multiple ... More


Conclusion

Kerry Baker and Alex Sutherland

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter brings together the central themes of the book and raises a number of questions about the ways in which young people are treated by criminal justice agencies, and whether Multi-Agency ... More


Regulation and Liability: Two Well-Worn Routes to Consumer Protection

Thomas O. McGarity

in The Preemption War: When Federal Bureaucracies Trump Local Juries

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122961
eISBN:
9780300152203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122961.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter describes how both federal regulation and state common law liability are, in theory, effective legal vehicles for protecting consumers from fraud and unacceptable health and safety ... More


Public Health Law, Prevention, and Liberty

Andrew Ashworth and Lucia Zedner

in Preventive Justice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198712527
eISBN:
9780191780820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712527.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter sketches the justifications for coercive measures based on public health rationales. It assesses the legal provisions for imposing detention on three groups: those with contagious ... More


Pashukanis and Public Protection

Peter Ramsay

in Foundational Texts in Modern Criminal Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199673612
eISBN:
9780191751745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673612.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Legal History

Through a critique of Evgeny Pashukanis’s Marxist theory of criminal law, this chapter seeks to identify the historical conditions for the emergence of the victim as the key normative figure in ... More


Key concepts

Kathryn Farrow, Gill Kelly, and Bernadette Wilkinson

in Offenders in focus: Risk, responsivity and diversity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347879
eISBN:
9781447302865
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347879.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Risk, responsivity and diversity can help practitioners from a variety of contexts whose task it is to contribute to the reduction of offending behaviour. The hope is that such a reduction will be in ... More


Balancing Investment Protection and Other Public Policy Goals: Lessons from WTO Jurisprudence

Yasuhei Taniguchi and Tomoko Ishikawa

in International Economic Law and Governance: Essays in Honour of Mitsuo Matsushita

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198778257
eISBN:
9780191823763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198778257.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

With the dramatic growth of foreign investment laws in the past few decades, there is an increasing concern over investment arbitration, including that it has reduced the scope for state regulation. ... More


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