Contrasts in Tolerance: Post-War Penal Policy in the Netherlands and England and Wales

Contrasts in Tolerance: Post-War Penal Policy in the Netherlands and England and Wales

by David M. Downes
     
 

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The Dutch penal system has for many years been held up to the world for its humane and enlightened approach to the criminal offender. Providing an eye-opening examination of both the policy and practice of the Dutch prison system, David Downs includes a fascinating comparison with prison systems in England and Wales.

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The Dutch penal system has for many years been held up to the world for its humane and enlightened approach to the criminal offender. Providing an eye-opening examination of both the policy and practice of the Dutch prison system, David Downs includes a fascinating comparison with prison systems in England and Wales.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198256083
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/15/1988
Series:
Oxford Socio-Legal Studies Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.63(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.76(d)

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