Probation and the Limits of Criminal Justice
This paper considers what criminal justice can be expected to achieve and draws attention to its limited capacity to reduce crime. The paper goes on to explore the implications of this account for the work of probation and what probation agencies need to consider when they try to explain their work to the public.
Citation : Canton, R. (2016) Probation and the Limits of Criminal Justice. Presented to a Conference in Timisoara, Romania March 2016
Research Group : Community & Criminal Justice Research
Research Institute : Institute for Research in Criminology, Community, Education and Social Justice
Peer Reviewed : No