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Analysing innovation

However, not all that emanates from the criminal justice system is doom and gloom, not all corrective intervention and sanctions are brutalising and dehumanising, and not all offenders and ex-offenders are left bereft of hope and opportunity. Indeed, this book demonstrates that there are pockets of progressive work across the world that are making a positive difference in the lives of offenders and those around them. For us, these projects constitute important and timely examples of innovative justice.