Offender rehabilitation from a maturation/biosocial perspective

Authored by: Michael Rocque , Brandon C. Welsh

The Routledge International Handbook of Biosocial Criminology

Print publication date:  December  2014
Online publication date:  December  2014

Print ISBN: 9780415722131
eBook ISBN: 9781315858449
Adobe ISBN: 9781317936749

10.4324/9781315858449.ch34

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Abstract

In recent years, the field of criminology has borne witness to the emergence of several areas of research that have pushed the study of crime and justice to exciting frontiers. Research on crime over the life-course, offender rehabilitation, and biosocial theories has burgeoned, offering new insights on why people offend and, perhaps more importantly, how crime can be reduced.

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