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The Resource Handbook of basic principles and promising practices on alternatives to imprisonment, [prepared for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) by Dirk van Zyl Smit], (electronic resource)

Handbook of basic principles and promising practices on alternatives to imprisonment, [prepared for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) by Dirk van Zyl Smit], (electronic resource)

Label
Handbook of basic principles and promising practices on alternatives to imprisonment
Title
Handbook of basic principles and promising practices on alternatives to imprisonment
Statement of responsibility
[prepared for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) by Dirk van Zyl Smit]
Title variation
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Zyl Smit, Dirk
Dewey number
364.6/8
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Series statement
Criminal justice handbook series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • Criminals
  • Community-based corrections
Label
Handbook of basic principles and promising practices on alternatives to imprisonment, [prepared for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) by Dirk van Zyl Smit], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "United Nations publication sales no. E.07. XI.2"--Title page verso
  • "April 2007"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Who should develop the strategy to alternatives to imprisonment?
  • 1.4.
  • Potential challenges
  • 1.5.
  • The role of the United Nations
  • 2.
  • Limiting the criminal justice system's reach
  • 2.1.
  • Decriminalization
  • 2.2.
  • Introduction
  • Diversion
  • 2.3.
  • Who should act?
  • 3.
  • Pre-trial, pre-conviction and pre-sentencing processes
  • 3.1.
  • General
  • 3.2.
  • Alternatives to pre-trial detention
  • 3.3.
  • 1.
  • Considerations in implementing alternatives to pre-trial detention
  • 3.4.
  • Infrastructure requirements for alternatives to pre-trial detention
  • 3.5
  • Who should act?
  • 4.
  • Sentencing and alternative punishments
  • 4.1.
  • Sentencing
  • 4.2.
  • Introducing alternatives to imprisonment
  • Possible alternatives to sentences of imprisonment
  • 4.3.
  • Specific non-custodial sentences
  • 4.4.
  • Infrastructure requirements for sentencing alternatives
  • 4.5.
  • Choosing alternatives to imprisonment at the sentencing stage
  • 4.6.
  • Who should act?
  • 5.
  • 1.1.
  • Early release
  • 5.1.
  • Forms of early release
  • 5.2.
  • Early release: concerns and responses
  • 5.3.
  • Early release on compassionate grounds
  • 5.4.
  • Conditional release and its administrative infrastructure
  • 5.5.
  • Why consider alternatives to imprisonment
  • Who should act?
  • 6.
  • Special categories
  • 6.1.
  • General
  • 6.2.
  • Children
  • 6.3.
  • Drug offenders
  • 6.4.
  • 1.2.
  • Mental illness
  • 6.5.
  • Women
  • 6.6.
  • Over-represented groups
  • 7.
  • Toward a coherent strategy
  • 7.1.
  • Knowledge base
  • 7.2.
  • What is to be done?
  • Political initiatives
  • 7.3.
  • Legislative reform
  • 7.4.
  • Infrastructure and resources
  • 7.5.
  • Net-widening
  • 7.6.
  • Monitoring
  • 7.7.
  • 1.3.
  • Promotion of alternatives
  • 7.8.
  • The media and alternatives to imprisonment
  • 7.9.
  • Justice and equality
  • Conclusion
Control code
ocn180661071
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 80 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429498029
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180661071
Label
Handbook of basic principles and promising practices on alternatives to imprisonment, [prepared for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) by Dirk van Zyl Smit], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "United Nations publication sales no. E.07. XI.2"--Title page verso
  • "April 2007"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Who should develop the strategy to alternatives to imprisonment?
  • 1.4.
  • Potential challenges
  • 1.5.
  • The role of the United Nations
  • 2.
  • Limiting the criminal justice system's reach
  • 2.1.
  • Decriminalization
  • 2.2.
  • Introduction
  • Diversion
  • 2.3.
  • Who should act?
  • 3.
  • Pre-trial, pre-conviction and pre-sentencing processes
  • 3.1.
  • General
  • 3.2.
  • Alternatives to pre-trial detention
  • 3.3.
  • 1.
  • Considerations in implementing alternatives to pre-trial detention
  • 3.4.
  • Infrastructure requirements for alternatives to pre-trial detention
  • 3.5
  • Who should act?
  • 4.
  • Sentencing and alternative punishments
  • 4.1.
  • Sentencing
  • 4.2.
  • Introducing alternatives to imprisonment
  • Possible alternatives to sentences of imprisonment
  • 4.3.
  • Specific non-custodial sentences
  • 4.4.
  • Infrastructure requirements for sentencing alternatives
  • 4.5.
  • Choosing alternatives to imprisonment at the sentencing stage
  • 4.6.
  • Who should act?
  • 5.
  • 1.1.
  • Early release
  • 5.1.
  • Forms of early release
  • 5.2.
  • Early release: concerns and responses
  • 5.3.
  • Early release on compassionate grounds
  • 5.4.
  • Conditional release and its administrative infrastructure
  • 5.5.
  • Why consider alternatives to imprisonment
  • Who should act?
  • 6.
  • Special categories
  • 6.1.
  • General
  • 6.2.
  • Children
  • 6.3.
  • Drug offenders
  • 6.4.
  • 1.2.
  • Mental illness
  • 6.5.
  • Women
  • 6.6.
  • Over-represented groups
  • 7.
  • Toward a coherent strategy
  • 7.1.
  • Knowledge base
  • 7.2.
  • What is to be done?
  • Political initiatives
  • 7.3.
  • Legislative reform
  • 7.4.
  • Infrastructure and resources
  • 7.5.
  • Net-widening
  • 7.6.
  • Monitoring
  • 7.7.
  • 1.3.
  • Promotion of alternatives
  • 7.8.
  • The media and alternatives to imprisonment
  • 7.9.
  • Justice and equality
  • Conclusion
Control code
ocn180661071
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 80 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429498029
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180661071

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