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NCJ Number: 219920 Find in a Library
Title: Penal Policy, Justice Reform and Social Exclusion
Corporate Author: United Nations European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control (HEUNI)
Finland
Editor(s): Kauko Aromaa
Date Published: 2007
Page Count: 119
Sponsoring Agency: Criminal Justice Press/Willow Tree Press

United Nations European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control (HEUNI)
Helsinki 00531, Finland
Publication Number: ISBN 978-952-5333-30-5
Sale Source: Criminal Justice Press/Willow Tree Press
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United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Format: Book (Softbound)
Language: English
Country: Finland
Annotation: This book contains papers prepared and presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology held in Poland in 2005 focusing on penal policy, justice reform, and social exclusion.
Abstract: The Fifth Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology was organized in Krakow, Poland in the summer of 2005. The conference was hosted by the Jagiellonian University’s Department of Criminology and the Polish Criminological Association. The main theme of the conference was “Challenges of European Integration: Challenges for Criminology”. Relating to this, the six plenary presentations are comprised under three headings, “Contemporary Criminological theory and Penal Reality”, “Issues of Social Cohesion and Social Exclusion in Contemporary Criminology”, and “Criminal Justice Reform in Central and Eastern Europe”. The plenary presentations focus on the areas of penal policy, justice reform, and social exclusion. Revisions to the text by the authors are mainly of technical character. Tables, figures,graphs, and references
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Criminal justice system reform; Literature reviews; Penology; Reform; Social reform; World criminology
Note: HEUNI Publication Series No. 48
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