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Developing convict criminology beyond North America

Ross, Jeffrey Ian; Darke, Sacha; Aresti, Andreas; Newbold, Greg and Earle, Rod (2014). Developing convict criminology beyond North America. International Criminal Justice Review, 24(2) pp. 121–133.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.1177/1057567714531484
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Abstract

Despite its original vision of a community of ex-convict criminological and criminal justice experts, Convict Criminology (CC) has had difficulty with international expansion and has remained largely a North American movement. There are many reasons why this has occurred. This article reviews the efforts that have been made to internationalize CC in Europe and discusses some of the barriers it has faced. It also suggests prospects for moving the field forward in a truly international manner and the challenges that this entails.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2014 Georgia State University
ISSN: 1556-3855
Keywords: corrections; comparative crime/justice; North America
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Harm and Evidence Research Collaborative (HERC)
Item ID: 39771
Depositing User: Rod Earle
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2014 10:40
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 11:34
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/39771
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