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Crime and Justice, Volume 33

Crime and Punishment in Western Countries, 1980-1999

The eight essays in this volume provide comprehensive up-to-date summaries of crossnational crime trends in Australia, Canada, England, Wales, the Netherlands, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States. Contributors include Carlos Carcach, Brandon Welsh, Mark Irving, Darrick Jolliffe, Catrien C. J. H. Bijleveld, Paul R. Smit, David J. Smith, Per-Olaf H. Wikström, Martin Killias, Phillipe Lamon, Marcelo F. Aebi, and Patrick A. Langan.

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500 pages | 6 x 9 1/4 | © 2005

Crime and Justice: A Review of Research


Table of Contents


Punishment and Crime across Space and Time
Michael Tonry and David P. Farrington

Crime and Punishment in England and Wales, 1981–1999
David P. Farrington and Darrick Jolliffe

Crime and Punishment in Scotland, 1981–1999
David J. Smith

Crime and Punishment in the United States, 1981–1999
Patrick A. Langan

Crime and Punishment in the Netherlands, 1980–1999
Catrien C. J. H. Bijleveld and Paul R. Smit

Crime and Punishment in Switzerland, 1985–1999
Martin Killias, Philippe Lamon, and Marcelo F. Aebi

Crime and Punishment in Canada, 1981–1999
Brandon C. Welsh and Mark H. Irving

Crime and Punishment in Australia, 1980–2000
Carlos Carcach

Cross-National Patterns in Crime Rates
Philip J. Cook and Nataliya Khmilevska

Cross-National Measures of Punitiveness
Alfred Blumstein, Michael Tonry, and Asheley Van Ness

Cross-National Comparisons of Crime Rates in Four Countries, 1981–1999
David P. Farrington and Darrick Jolliffe

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