Rehabilitation and Probation in England and Wales, 1876-1962 by Raymond Gard

By Raymond Gard

Rehabilitation and Probation in England and Wales, 1876-1962 draws on a variety of archive fabric to explain the coming of a contemporary probation carrier. concentrating on the 1st half the 20 th century, it describes the debates, conflicts and compromises that ended in the construction of a kingdom subsidized, centrally managed, expert, secular, social paintings and mental established employer. Following a chronological constitution, Ray Gard explores the arriving of the so-called interval of 'penal optimism', exhibiting how rehabilitation arrived within the courts of britain and Wales. The e-book makes use of archive and unique fabric to provide voice to these devising and enforcing coverage, revealing an asymmetric route to a contemporary probation system.

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