The Management of Change in Criminal Justice

Who Knows Best?

  • Martin Wasik
  • Sotirios Santatzoglou

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Who Knows Best? A Question About How Criminal Policy Change Takes Place

    1. Sotirios Santatzoglou, Martin Wasik
      Pages 1-29
  3. Making Policy Choices

  4. Developing Policy Through Practice

  5. Managing Policy Implementation

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 293-296

About this book


This book explores the critical questions of how and why criminal justice policies emerge, and examines how criminal justice policy is understood and applied by practitioners. It questions whether diversity in implementation implies policy failure or a sign of healthy activism among local practitioners.lied by practitioners.


criminal justice management policy probation prison criminology anti-social behaviour community Familie Government police policy-making politics punishment service Sex

Editors and affiliations

  • Martin Wasik
    • 1
  • Sotirios Santatzoglou
    • 1
  1. 1.Keele UniversityUK

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