What Works in Offender Compliance

International Perspectives and Evidence-Based Practice

  • Pamela Ugwudike
  • Peter Raynor

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Setting the Scene — Probation and Compliance: Historical and Contemporary Policy Developments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pamela Ugwudike, Peter Raynor
      Pages 3-8
    3. Maurice Vanstone
      Pages 9-25
  3. In the Front Line: The Importance of Offender Motivation

  4. Evidence-Led Compliance Mechanisms: Recent Developments in International Research

  5. Offender Diversity: Contextualizing Compliance Theory, Policy and Practice

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 351-365

About this book


This comprehensive edited collection draws together the latest international literature on offender compliance during penal supervision and after court orders expire. Outlining emerging developments in compliance research, theory, policy and practice, this book considers a wide range of offenders including women and young people.


Probation prisons offender management compliance social work criminal justice supervision women youth offenders community crime Crime Prevention Evidence-Based Practice innovation Nation service Supervision

Editors and affiliations

  • Pamela Ugwudike
    • 1
  • Peter Raynor
    • 1
  1. 1.Swansea UniversityUK

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