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Georgina Barkham-Perry University of Leicester In an article entitled ‘Prisoner Society in an Era of Hard Drugs,’ and one of few British empirical accounts of the prison drug market, Ben Crewe argued that the presence of hard drugs (notably heroin)...
  • November 28, 2019
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Professor James Treadwell3 3Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom This paper introduces debates on the political economy of prison organised crime in England and Wales and the role of the organised crime group, or what here is called the ‘Prison Firm’. ...
  • November 28, 2019
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Dr Katherine Doolin2 2Faculty of Law, University of Auckland Aotearoa New Zealand has a large, and growing, prison population of whom the majority are Māori. This is a significantly disproportionate level of incarceration – Māori make up over half of...
  • November 28, 2019
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Dr Kate Gooch1 1University Of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom, To date, our understanding of authority and governance in prisons has been dominated by two theories: 1) legitimacy theory (Sparks et al, 1995; Crewe, 2011; Crewe et al, 2011; Liebling 2011)...
  • November 28, 2019
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Dr. Faith Gordon1 1Monash University, Melbourne, Australia November 2019 marked the 30 year anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).  The CRC is one of the most ratified rights treaties in history and it...
  • November 28, 2019
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Professor Harry Blagg2 2University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia Through a process of what I call ‘decolonisation through stealth’, place-based Aboriginal organisations are taking the lead in developing alternative mechanisms for reducing contact with the White Settler justice system.  We...
  • November 28, 2019
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Associate Professor Thalia Anthony3 3University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia In 2016, Aboriginal young people came forward to tell their stories of the trauma they endured in youth detention in the Northern Territory, Australia. These stories were punctuated by chemical...
  • November 28, 2019
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Clinical Associate Professor Raewyn Mutch2, Hayley Passmore2 2University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia Objectives: Neurodevelopmental impairments such as Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) can predispose young people to engagement with the law. This presentation will discuss how translation of research...
  • November 28, 2019
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Shelley Turner1 1Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Directly including justice-involved children and young people in research emphasises that they are worthy of being listened to and may help counter the silencing of their voices once they become mandated clients of the...
  • November 28, 2019
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Dr Justin Ellis6 6University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia Despite the use of empirical police scandal as the basis for a range of popular media representations of policing, rarely have criminologists explored scandal as a concept or its attempted management by...
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