This volume brings together a collection of articles on penal reform in the United States, Europe, Japan, and other English-speaking countries. Unique and wide-ranging, the volume provides material on penal policy development and research and presents an international, comparative focus. Written by leading national and international authorities, it offers some of the broadest efforts to characterize recent penal trends and to analyze their causes and consequences.... study Georgia Under study Presumptive guidelines for felonies; appellate review authorized; parole restricted; guidelines incorporate intermediate sanctions Judicially created aquot;benchmarkaquot; guidelines for felonies; moderate appellate review;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Penal Reform in Overcrowded Times|
|Author||:||Institute of Criminology Cambridge University Michael Tonry Professor of Law and Public Policy and Director|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2001-10-26|