Title

Disconnect between research and policy

Document Type

Book Review

Publication Title

Psychiatry Psychology and Law

Publisher

Taylor & Francis

School

School of Arts and Humanities / Sellenger Centre

RAS ID

42852

Comments

Allan, A. (2021). Disconnect between research and policy, Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, 28(1), 149-161

https://doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2021.1926368

Abstract

Book review of: Criminality in Context: The Psychological Foundations of Criminal Justice Reform, American Psychological Association Washington, DC, (2020): American Psychological Association, xix + 421pp., US$39.99 (paperback), ISBN 9781433831423 This book is part of the American Psychological Association’s Psychology, Crime and Justice series of which the overt aim is to showcase psychologists’ contribution to the study of crime and criminal justice (Maruna, 2020, p. 28). Its covert aim is to dispel the stereotype of psychologists as reductionists who pathologise criminal behaviour, ignoring the role played by cultural, economic, historical and situational factors...

DOI

10.1080/13218719.2021.1926368

Access Rights

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Research Themes

Society and Culture

Priority Areas

Individual, economic, organisational, political and social transformation

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