xiv, 370 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Oñati international series in law and society.
Formatted Contents Note
Distinctive features of European penology and penal policy-making /Sonja Snacken and Dirk van Zyl Smit Punishment and the question of Europe /Tom Daems Knowledge politics and penal politics in Europe /Ian Loader and Richard Sparks The emerging role of the EU as a penal actor /Estella Baker Approximation of sanctions within the European Union /Roland Miklau The processes of criminalisation of migrants and the question of the European Union as a "land of immigration' /Dario Melossi Youth justice policy in Europe : between minimum intervention, welfare and new punitiveness /Frieder Dünkel Community sanctions and European penology /Fergus McNeill Remand detention in Europe : comparative and pan-European aspects as elements of a wider European penology /Chirstine Morgenstern Prison privatisation in Europe and beyond : changing states and penal rationalitites /Alison Liebling Can prosecutors be too independent? An Italian case study /David Nelken Truth in (the implementation of) sentencing : Belgium and elsewhere /Kristel Beyens, Sonja Snacken and Dirk van Zyl Smit A Spanish window of European law and policy on employment discrimination based on criminal record /Elena Larrauri and James B. Jacobs Penal developments in Poland : new or old punitiveness? /Kryzstof Krajewski Reversing the punitive turn : the case of the Netherlands /René van Swaaningen.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.