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Handbook of Basic Principles and Promising Practices on Alternatives to Imprisonment

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: June 2007
  • Page count: 88
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 07.XI.2

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ISBN: 9789211560046

About the product

This Handbook introduces the reader to the basic principles central to understanding alternatives to imprisonment as well as descriptions of promising practices implemented throughout the world. The handbook offers easily accessible information about alternatives to imprisonment at every stage of the criminal justice process; important considerations for the implementation of alternatives, including what various actors must do to ensure its success; and examples of systems that have reduced imprisonment.