A time for moderation?. Two starting points: Banking on punishment
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
1. Penal moderation: A new public philosophy of punishment?
Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford
2. A time for moderation?
Two starting points:
Banking on punishment – the exhaustion of excess?
A new are of regulated responsibility?
The elements of penal moderation
Moderation and penal culture
Two styles of moderation
3. What is penal moderation? (as a public philosophy)
Why a public philosophy of punishment?
Three candidates – punitivism, ‘doing good’, moderation
Penal moderation means:
A counsel of despair? . . .
or putting limits before purposes
4. Making moderation work? (as a public philosophy)
Reinterpreting the present – naming excess
Learning from ‘moderate’ times and places
Punishment as a political choice
Questioning ‘public’ ‘opinion’
5. Two styles of moderation
Moderation by stealth
Playing the Treasury card
Moderation as politics?
Finding a new vocabulary of punishment