Probation services

    Transforming Probation: Social Theories and the Criminal Justice System

    By Philip Whitehead

    Paperback Save £1.59 = £25.40

    This book explores the politics of modernisation and transformation of probation in the criminal justice system. It draws upon innovative social theories and moral perspectives to analyse changes in the probation service and makes a timely contribution to criminal justice and probation theory.

    Probation: 12 Essential Questions

    Paperback Save £0.92 = £25.07

    This volume poses a series of key questions about the practice of probation as an integral part of the European criminal justice system.

    Golden Age of Probation

    Paperback £19.42

    The Golden Age of Probation is the first book on probation by those practitioners who became its leaders. A comprehensive account exploring culture, values and tensions. It looks at the dynamics of probation supervision and political dimensions, including the shift to a market-driven form of public service.

    Doing Probation Work: Identity in a Criminal Justice Occupation

    By Rob Mawby

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £25.37

    A great deal has been written about the political, policy and practice changes that have shaped probation work but little has been written on the changes to occupational cultures and the ways in which probation workers themselves view their role. This book fills that gap by exploring the meaning of...

    Changing Offending Behaviour

    By Clark Baim

    Paperback £23.70

    Covering must-know theory and packed with photocopiable practical exercises that work, this is an essential guide to rehabilitation theory and practice for professionals to use in direct work with offenders. All the exercises are culturally aware and designed for maximum flexibility to meet different needs and learning styles.

    Global Institutions of Religion: Ancient Movers, Modern Shakers

    By Katherine Marshall

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    The institutional picture is complex and dynamic. This book reviews the institutional context for contemporary religion, focusing on its transnational implications.

    Offender Supervision in Europe

    Paperback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    For the last thirty years or so, penal theorists and researchers have been preoccupied with mass incarceration. This book focuses on the neglected area of offender supervision which has developed rapidly in scale, distribution and intensity in recent years, providing a unique insight into offender supervision in the European community.

    Doing Probation Work: Identity in a Criminal Justice Occupation

    By Rob Mawby

    Hardback Save £31.54 = £53.46

    A great deal has been written about the political, policy and practice changes that have shaped probation work but little has been written on the changes to occupational cultures and the ways in which probation workers themselves view their role. This book fills that gap by exploring the meaning of...

    Fighting Chance: Tackling Britain\'s Gang Culture

    By Patrick Regan

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    Hard-hitting analysis of UK gang culture and challenging call to action from an expert on the front line of urban youth work

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