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Recidivism in the Caribbean: Improving the Reintegration of Jamaican Ex-prisoners

Download Recidivism in the Caribbean: Improving the Reintegration of Jamaican Ex-prisoners written by Dacia L. Leslie in PDF format. This book is under the category History and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 3030129063/9783030129064. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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book-author

Dacia L. Leslie

publisher

Palgrave Macmillan

file-type

PDF

pages

380 pages

language

English

asin

B07R8KXYG1

isbn10

3030129063

isbn13

9783030129064


Book Description

This ebook Recidivism in the Caribbean: Improving the Reintegration of Jamaican Ex-prisoners (PDF) provides a detailed and practical exploration of criminal recidivism and social reintegration in Jamaica. It uses various methods to seek the authentic voices of inmates; deported migrants; ex-prisoners; and practitioners; drawing on an original study to examine factors that might help ex-prisoners more successfully transition from a prison environment to live within the community. Leslie also raises important questions about the Jamaican state’s capacity to meet the needs of inmates; particularly as a large number of its citizens are subject to forced repatriation to their homeland by overseas jurisdictions due to their offending.

Recidivism in the Caribbean provides a unique insight into institutional and community life in a post-colonial society; whilst linking practices theories of offender management. It will particularly appeal to criminologists and sociologists interested in tertiary crime prevention but also those interested in correctional policy and practice; punishment; and deviance.

book-author

Dacia L. Leslie

publisher

Palgrave Macmillan

file-type

PDF

pages

380 pages

language

English

asin

B07R8KXYG1

isbn10

3030129063

isbn13

9783030129064

Table of contents


Table of contents :
Front Matter ….Pages i-xxv
Front Matter ….Pages 1-1
Recidivism and Reintegration in Jamaica: Exploring the Nexus (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 3-27
Reintegration in Troubled Communities (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 29-58
Helping Ex-Offenders Lead Reintegrated Lives (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 59-100
Investigating the Phenomenon of Reintegration in a Developing Country Context (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 101-136
Front Matter ….Pages 137-137
Attempts to Lead Reintegrated Lives: Ex-Offender Perspectives (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 139-171
In Search of the Silver Bullet: Insights from Professionals (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 173-213
Front Matter ….Pages 215-215
After Rehabilitation and Release (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 217-257
‘Back to Square One’: The Role of Imprisonment (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 259-299
Front Matter ….Pages 301-301
‘Redemption Songs’: A Critical Race Theory Perspective (Dacia L. Leslie)….Pages 303-338
Back Matter ….Pages 339-346

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