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Sistemul de sancţiuni şi măsuri comunitare în România. Analiză asupra orientării politicii penale
The study presents an analysis of the community sanctions and measures implemented in Romania, as well as of those following to be implemented in the near future, from the perspective of the functions they promote. Most ...
A self-regulatory perspective on choosing ‘sad’ music to enhance mood.
1a) It was expected that for most music selection strategies mood-enhancement would be achieved indirectly by first achieving other functions rather than directly as a result of the music listening. 1b) In line with ...
How do non-clinical Paranoid vs. Socially anxious individuals react to failure vs. sucess? An experimental investigation
(Scientific and Academic Publisher, 2013-03)
We did a quasi experimental study with 223 college students divided into three groups according to the presence of non - clinical paranoid ideation vs. social anxiety: the paranoia group (PG) vs. the social anxiety group ...
Conformers, contesters, creators: vignettes of asthma identities and sporting embodiment
Through a phenomenologically-inspired approach, the purpose of this article is to examine the different ways in which sportspeople experience asthma, a condition that affects 5.4 million people in the UK. To date, sociological ...
Understandings, Implications and Alternative Approaches to the Use of the Sex Offender Register in the UK
(Irish Probation Journal, 2016-10)
This article reviews the current state of sex offender registration and community notification in England and Wales Drawing on previous research and a current examination of police perceptions of registration, notification ...
Personalisation: what will the impacts be for carers?
(Third Sector Research Centre, 2011-07-01)
Much has been written about personalisation and the potential that this agenda holds for change within welfare services. Although carers have been identified as an important group in translating personalisation into practice ...
Sex offender reintegration into the community: realities and challenges
The punishment, rehabilitation, reintegration and management of sex offenders, particularly sexual abusers against children, are high-profile issues for current crime policy. These issueshave been significant for most ...
Serious Offending by Mobile European Criminals: Comparative field work report.
(European Union and confederation of European Probation, 2015)
A number of tragic examples have exposed weaknesses within the European Union (EU) where a serious violent or sexual offender has travelled to one Member State from another without any public safety organisation within the ...
The Relationship between Childhood Experiences of Submissiveness, External shame and Paranoia in a Portuguese Student Sample
(Edinwilsen Press, 2013-12)
Paranoia has been conceptualised as a form of defence against perceived threat that is associated to internal shame, issues of rank and history of trauma in clinical populations. We aimed to explore whether a student sample ...
Crabs in a barrel: Race, Class and widening participation