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N = 1: Criminology and the person.

Source: (2007) Theoretical Criminology. 11(4):1362-4806.Although a few well-known case studies have appeared in criminology over the past few decades (e.g. King and Chambliss, 1972; Steffensmeier, 1986), The Jack-Roller remains by far the best k... READ MORE

"The Liverpool Desistance Study and Probation Practice: Opening the Dialogue"

Source: (2004) Probation Journal. 51(3): 221–232The notion of ‘desistance’ (or ‘going straight’) is becoming a more prominent one in criminological discourse, and the Liverpool Desistance Study (LDS) aimed to provide a deeper understan... READ MORE

What Have We Learned from Five Decades of Neutralization Research?

Source: (2005) Crime and Justice. 32: 221-320.Neutralization theory, though a popular framework for understanding deviant behavior, remains badly underdeveloped. Few attempts have been made to connect it to narrative and sociocognitive research i... READ MORE

After Crime and Punishment: Pathways to Offender Reintegration

Source: (2004) Devon, UK and Portland Oregon: Willan Publishing.The 11 essays of this volume contribute to the premise that reintegration policy can be improved by learning from success and modeling the re-entry process on what is known about crim... READ MORE

The Prisoner's Beatitude

Source: (2002) Relational Justice Bulletin. May (14):1-3. Downloaded 15 May 2003.While anti-social and criminal behavior among young people is a problem, it is also true that nearly all offenders eventually “grow outâ€? of crime, as Shadd M... READ MORE

Afterword: In the shadows of community justice

Source: (2002) In What is community justice? Case studies of restorative justice and community supervision, ed. David R. Karp and Todd R. Clear, pp. 159-162. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.Amidst pronouncements that probation has failed and ... READ MORE