The Philosophy of Social Control

The Philosophy of Social Control

Social control is a complex and dynamic process that involves the governing of society by shaping social norms. It can be thought of as a set of strategies, rules, tools, and techniques used to influence human behavior in order to bring about desirable change. Social...
Justice System For All

Justice System For All

It can be hard for convicts and ex-convicts to find support in the world, but it is possible. For example, there are many organizations that aim to provide a sense of community and encouragement. Explore how these organizations can help you feel less alone as you...
International Convict Criminology

International Convict Criminology

British Society of Criminology annual conference in Newcastle a small group of academics discussed the viability of establishing a Convict Criminology group, modelled loosely on a similar organisation established in the USA. These discussions arose from personal...