Autobiography, empirical research and critical theory in desistance: a view from the inside out

Allan Weaver, Beth Weaver

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    This article seeks to combine an autobiographical account of desistance with research and theory on the subject, to show how they are mutually illuminating, and of equal, complimentary relevance to criminal justice policymakers and practitioners with offenders.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)259-277
    Number of pages19
    JournalProbation Journal
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - Sep 2013


    • autobiography
    • biographical
    • desistance
    • method
    • narrative

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