Managing risk

  title={Managing risk},
  author={Anne-Marie McAlinden},
  journal={Criminology \& Criminal Justice},
  pages={197 - 218}
In recent years the management of the dangerous, particularly sex offenders, has generated enormous concern. This concern has been reflected at a number of different levels—in media and popular responses to the risk posed by released sex offenders and in official discourses where an abundance of legislation and policy reforms have been enacted within a relatively short period. This analysis seeks to evaluate critically these developments within the context of contemporary criminal justice… 

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