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Women and Criminal JusticeFrom the Corston Report to Transforming Rehabilitation$
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Jo Brayford and John Deering

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781447319306

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447319306.001.0001

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Conclusions

Conclusions

Chapter:
(p.249) Fourteen Conclusions
Source:
Women and Criminal Justice
Author(s):

Jill Annison

Jo Brayford

John Deering

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447319306.003.0014

This chapter draws together some of the broad themes, theories and ideas covered in the preceding contributions. It notes that despite the initial apparent welcome for Corston and the length of time since the report, that far less of substance has changed than might have been hoped for–the challenges posed by Corston still have a considerable distance to travel. The chapter considers why this might be and concludes that the ideological reasons behind the continued high use of custody the focus on retribution, the promotion of ‘one criminal justice system’ and the provisions within Transforming Rehabilitation lead to the conclusion that much still needs to be done.

Keywords:   women, custody, community provision, transforming rehabilitation, ideology of punishment

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