Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 July 2006

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780199289431

Bookseller Code (06)

Public Protection and the Criminal Justice Process

Mike Nash

  • Explores the growth of the public protection agenda and its impact on criminal justice practice
  • Provides a critical evaluation of the area and looks at the wider context outside the framework set by policies
  • Balances practical and theoretical considerations, including useful case studies
  • Covers the changing perceptions of 'dangerousness' and its effect on criminal justice practice
  • Includes a handy appendix which collates all relevant legislative and Home Office Circular references
  • Examines topical issues such as hate crimes, sex offender orders, internet crime and domestic violence

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