Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items for:

community x Critical Criminology x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

See overview in Oxford Index

Gender and Community-Based Correctional Programs for Women

Nicole Kaufman.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online June 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Corrections; Critical Criminology; Dimensions of Crime. 12472 words.

In the contemporary era of “tough on crime” policies and the globalized drug war, the number of women in the criminal justice system has increased across several countries. Women’s...

Go to »  abstract

Race and Re-Entry After Incarceration

Kayla M. Hoskins.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Critical Criminology; Crime Prevention. 12033 words.

Re-entry following incarceration is a complex issue in the contemporary United States. Mass incarceration and tough on crime policies have contributed to a system that disproportionately...

Go to »  abstract

Crime, Diversity, Culture, and Cultural Defense

Clara Rigoni.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Forms of Crime; Critical Criminology; Dimensions of Crime. 13189 words.

Contemporary societies are culturally diverse. This diversity can be the result of different historical and social processes and might affect the uniformity and efficiency of criminal...

Go to »  abstract