Foreword by Shadd Maruna, Rutgers University. This is the first single authored book to trace the emergence of Convict Criminology and explore its relevance beyond the USA to the UK and other parts of Europe. It presents uniquely reflexive scholarship combining personal experience with critical perspectives on contemporary penalogy, focussing explicitly on men.
Rod Earle is Senior Lecturer in Youth Justice in the Faculty of Health & Social Care at The Open University, UK. Prior to his academic career Rod worked as a printer in Norwich and as a youth justice social worker for the London Borough of Lambeth. In 1982 he served a three-month prison sentence in HMP Norwich.
Preface ~ Andrew Millie Foreword by Shadd Maruna A personal introduction Born in the USA: Early Origins of Convict Criminology US Convict Criminology comes of age European origins, perspectives and experiences of Convict Criminology Indelible Stains: Convict Criminology and Criminal Records Race, Class, Gender: Agitate, Educate, Organise Methodologies, Epistemologies, Ontologies Concluding with Convictions! References