Parole on Probation Parole Decision-Making, Public Opinion and Public Confidence

The book also considers whether public reaction matters for parole board decision-making and the interplay between informing the public and offender reintegration. It explores a range of strategies which may improve public confidence in parole and therefore the criminal justice system more broadly....

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Fitzgerald, Robin, Freiberg, Arie (Author), Dodd, Shannon (Author), Bartels, Lorana (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Palgrave Macmillan 2023, 2023
Edition:1st ed. 2023
Series:Palgrave Socio-Legal Studies
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1 Introduction
  • Chapter 2 The present study
  • Chapter 3 The practicalities of parole-board decision-making
  • Chapter 4 Public opinion and parole board decision-making
  • Chapter 5 Strategies for increasing public confidence in parole
  • Chapter 6 Engaging with an emotional public in a precarious time