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Published: 01 October 2014

352 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199682157

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Criminal Careers in Transition

The Social Context of Desistance from Crime

Stephen Farrall, Ben Hunter, Gilly Sharpe, and Adam Calverley

Clarendon Studies in Criminology

  • Charts the completion of a fifth sweep of interviews with members of a cohort of former probationers interviewed since the late-1990s
  • Analyses the long term patterns and narratives of desistance, employing data collected over a unique fifteen-year period
  • Utilises pioneering information on the 'places' where distance takes place, the relationship between victimisation and desistance, as well as citizenship and desistance

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