Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 December 2018

192 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190848620

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Punishment and Citizenship

A Theory of Criminal Disenfranchisement

Milena Tripkovic

Studies in Penal Theory and Philosophy

  • Develops a comprehensive theory of criminal disenfranchisement to determine those criminal offenders whose electoral rights may be legitimately restricted after criminal conviction
  • Builds on citizenship theory and asks fundamental questions about the nature of membership in political communities
  • Provides original research on current electoral regimes for criminal offenders in 43 European democracies