Pérez Santiago, N and Birkbeck, CH ORCID: 2010, 'Venezuela' , in: Crime and Punishment Around the World , ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara, California, pp. 353-366.

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Provides an overview of the criminal justice system in Venezuela.

Item Type: Book Section
Themes: Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
Refereed: Yes
ISBN: 9780313351334
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Depositing User: CH Birkbeck
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2010 13:06
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 19:54
References: Birkbeck, Christopher (2002) “Venezuela.” World Factbook of Criminal Justice Systems. Washington: Bureau of Justice Statistics. Online. Available HTTP: <>. Birkbeck, Christopher, and Pérez Santiago, Neelie (2006) “The Character of Penal Control in Latin America: Sentence Remissions in a Venezuelan Prison.” Criminology and Criminal Justice: 6(3):289-308. Briceño-León, Roberto (2006) “Violence in Venezuela: Oil Rent and Political Crisis.” Ciencia & Saúde Coletiva 11(2):315-325. Online. Available HTTP: <>. Kane, Frank and John Tilsley (2006) In the Shadow of Papillon. Seven Years of Hell in Venezuela’s Prison System. Edinburgh, UK: Mainstream Publishing.

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