ix, 264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Cambridge studies in criminology (Cambridge University Press)
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: Viewing public safety through the reentry lens / Jeremy Travis and Christy Visher From cell to society : who is returning home? / Joan Petersilia Reentry as a transient state between liberty and recommitment / Alfred Blumstein and Allen J. Beck The contribution of ex-prisoners to crime rates / Rick Rosenfeld, Joel Wallman, and Robert Fornango Does supervision matter? / Anne Morrison Piehl and Stefan F. LoBuglio The impact of imprisonment on the desistance process / Shadd Maruna and Hans Toch Communities and reentry : concentrated reentry cycling / Todd Clear, Elin Waring, and Kristen Scully Work and family perspectives on reentry / Christopher Uggen, Sara Wakefield, and Bruce Western Conclusion: Considering the policy implications / Jeremy Travis and Christy Visher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.