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dc.contributor.authorPratesi, Alessandro*
dc.date.accessioned2015-11-30T15:05:00Zen
dc.date.available2015-11-30T15:05:00Zen
dc.date.issued2014en
dc.identifier.citationPratesi, A. (2015). Social control theory. In P. Taylor, K. Corteen, & S. Morley, (Eds.) A Companion to criminal justice, mental health and risk. Bristol, United Kingdom: The Policy Pressen
dc.identifier.isbn9781447310334en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/582949en
dc.descriptionThis book chapter is not available through ChesterRep.en
dc.description.abstractWithin the domains of criminal justice and mental health care, critical debate concerning ‘care’ versus ‘control’ and ‘therapy’ versus ‘security’ is now commonplace. Indeed, the ‘hybridisation’ of these areas is now a familiar theme. This unique and topical text provides an array of expert analyses from key contributors in the field that explore the interface between criminal justice and mental health. Using concise yet robust definitions of key terms and concepts, it consolidates scholarly analysis of theory, policy and practice. Readers are provided with practical debates, in addition to the theoretical and ideological concerns surrounding the risk assessment, treatment, control and risk management in a cross-disciplinary context.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPolicy Pressen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.policypress.co.uk/display.asp?k=9781447310334en
dc.subjectsocial controlen
dc.subjectmental healthen
dc.titleSocial Control Theoryen
dc.typeBook chapteren
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Chesteren
dc.internal.reviewer-noteAccepted for publication prior to 1st Sept 2014en
html.description.abstractWithin the domains of criminal justice and mental health care, critical debate concerning ‘care’ versus ‘control’ and ‘therapy’ versus ‘security’ is now commonplace. Indeed, the ‘hybridisation’ of these areas is now a familiar theme. This unique and topical text provides an array of expert analyses from key contributors in the field that explore the interface between criminal justice and mental health. Using concise yet robust definitions of key terms and concepts, it consolidates scholarly analysis of theory, policy and practice. Readers are provided with practical debates, in addition to the theoretical and ideological concerns surrounding the risk assessment, treatment, control and risk management in a cross-disciplinary context.


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