Disconnect between research and policy
Psychiatry Psychology and Law
Taylor & Francis
School of Arts and Humanities / Sellenger Centre
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...
Society and Culture
Individual, economic, organisational, political and social transformation