Foundations for offender management: Theory, law and policy for contemporary practice

Foundations for offender management: Theory, law and policy for contemporary practice

by Anne Robinson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781847427649
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 07/13/2011
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author


Anne Robinson is a principal lecturer in the Department of Law and Criminology and leader of the professional education program for qualifying probation officers at Sheffield Hallam University.

Table of Contents


List of figures and tables
About the author
Introduction

Part One: Offender management: key considerations
1. Respecting rights and diversity
2. Modernisation and changing structures
3. Partnership and inter-agency working
4. Reducing and re-offending
Part Two: Offender management: key law and policy
5. Human rights
6. Equalities
7. Dealing with risk and danger
8. Safeguarding children
9. Procedures at court
10. Community sentencing
11. Custodial sentencing
12. Engagement and enforcement
Part Three: Offender management: key areas of practice
13. Work with victims
14. Youth justice
15. Substance use and misuse
16.  Mentally disordered offenders
17. Sex offenders
18. Indeterminate sentence prisoners

References
Appendix: list of probation circulars
Index

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