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EM and offender management

Nellis, M. (2010) EM and offender management. In: Offender supervision. Willan Publishing, Abingdon. ISBN 9781843929352

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Abstract

A perspective of EM and offender management within an internationally significant theoretical and empirical work on offender supervision. The book addresses the policy and practice implications of this work within and across jurisdictions. Arising out of the work of the international Collaboration of Researchers for the Effective Development of Offender Supervision (CREDOS), this book examines questions and issues that have arisen both within effectiveness research, and from research on desistance from offending. The book draws out the lessons that can be learned not just about ‘what works?’, but about how and why particular practices support desistance in specific jurisdictional, cultural and local contexts.