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GPS-Electronic Monitoring and Contemporary Penology: A Case Study of US GPS-Electronic Monitoring Programmes

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Abstract:

Criminologists have noted a significant reorientation of criminal justice policy. Initially this reorientation was most dramatically articulated by Feeley and Simon (1992), who suggested that penality has shifted from the ‘modern’ to ‘new’ penology. Criticisms of the binary ‘modern’ and ‘new’ penology model has led to the contemporary understanding of penality through a threefold model of: ‘punishment-punitive’, ‘rehabilitative-humanistic’ and ‘managerial-surveillant’ discourses. This research represents an empirically-based attempt to locate GPS-electronic monitoring within this threefold model.
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Keywords: GPS-electronic monitoring; contemporary penology; modern penology

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: PhD candidate, Department of Criminology, Keele University 2: Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Windsor, Canada

Publication date: 2009-02-01

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