Laura Piacentini

Prof, FRSE, Fellow Academinet

  • United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Punishment and Society Studies
Prison Sociology
International Penal Systems
Criminal Justice
Criminology
Comparative Penology

19982021
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2015
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"Get in, get out, go back?": transitioning from prison ethnography to prison policy research in Russia

Piacentini, L., Jun 2015, The Palgrave Handbook of Prison Ethnography. Drake, D. H., Earle, R. & Sloan, J. (eds.). (Palgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology).

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research policy
ethnography
correctional institution
Russia
totality
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Punishment and parade: the cultural form of penal exile in Russia

Piacentini, L., 5 Nov 2014, Transnational Penal Cultures: New Perspectives on Discipline, Punishment and Desistance. Miller, V. & Campbell, J. (eds.). Oxford, England, p. 127-143 16 p. (SOLON: Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice).

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Open Access
File
exile
penalty
Russia
cultural turn
sociologist
2013

Condemned, rewarded and punished: how Russia’s penal system came in from the cold and then went back in again

Piacentini, L., 2013, (Accepted/In press) European Perspectives on Imprisonment, Revisited. Ruggerio, V. & Ryan, M. (eds.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Russia
geography
2010

Prisons and imprisonment in Scotland

Tombs, J. & Piacentini, L., 13 Dec 2010, Criminal Justice in Scotland. Croall, H., Mooney, G. & Munro, M. (eds.). Abingdon

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2008

Burden or benefit? paradoxes of penal transition in Russia

Piacentini, L. F., McEvoy, K. (ed.) & McGregor, L. (ed.), 15 Jul 2008, Transitional Justice from Below : Grassroots Activism and the Struggle for Change. Oxford, p. 217-236 19 p.

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Russia
justice
East-Timor
Sierra Leone
field of study

Burden or benefit? Paradoxes of penal transitions in Russia

Piacentini, L., 1 Jun 2008, Transitional Justice from Below: Grassroots Activism and the Struggle for Change. McEvoy, K. & McGregor, L. (eds.). Oxford, p. 217-236

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2007

Researching Russian prisons: a consideration of new and established methodologies in prison research

Piacentini, L., 1 Jun 2007, The Handbook on Prisons. Jewkes, Y. (ed.). Vol. 1. p. 152-174 22 p.

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2006

Prisons during transition: Promoting a common penal identity through international norms

Piacentini, L., Armstrong, S. (ed.) & McAra, L. (ed.), 24 Aug 2006, Perspectives on punishment: the contours of control. Oxford, UK, p. 101-118 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

correctional institution
penalty
offense
political identity
politics
2005

The correctional system during transition

King, R. & Piacentini, L., 2005, Ruling Russia : Law, Crime, and Justice in a Changing Society. Pridemore, W. A. (ed.). Lanham, MD.

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