Introduction Vrije Universiteit Brussel
De penitentiair beambte van de toekomst. Het belang van dynamische veiligheid Vrije Universiteit Brussel
You don’t belong here!’: Expulsion doubles the punishment for one criminal offence Vrije Universiteit Brussel
‘Jij hoort hier niet thuis!’: Uitzetting verdubbelt de straf voor een strafbaar feit Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Doing Team Ethnography in a Transnational Prison Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Comparing electronic monitoring regimes: length, breadth, depth, weight equals tightness Vrije Universiteit Brussel
This paper compares the use of electronic monitoring (EM) in three European jurisdictions – Belgium, England and the Netherlands. It suggests that rates of use, the accepted method of comparison in relation to imprisonment and a proxy measure of ‘punitiveness’, provide a misleading picture when applied to EM. This paper transforms the concept of ‘tightness’ (Crewe, 2011) from a dimension of weight to encompass the overlapping elements of length, ...
Waarheen met de strafuitvoering? Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Where two ‘exceptional’ prison cultures meet: Negotiating order in a transnational prison Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Can a prison in the Netherlands, that is neither ‘Dutch’ nor ‘Norwegian’, be ‘legitimate?’ What are the moral challenges? Our study of the controversial Norgerhaven project—a Norwegian prison located in the Netherlands—found that this ‘experiment’ generated one of the most reflexive, ‘deliberative’ prisons we have encountered. Officials involved in the decision assumed that the two jurisdictions were alike in their values. Few were prepared for ...