Journals Higher Education

Making Sense of Penal Change

Tom Daems

Clarendon Studies in Criminology

  • Reviews the literature on contemporary punishment and penal change, focussing on the work of four leading scholars- David Garland, John Pratt, Hans Boutellier and Loic Wacquant
  • Examines the work of the scholars in the context of their lives, analysing how their central ideas are shaped by their experiences and the theories and insights of their time