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Crime, Punishment, and the Elderly, Japan and Beyond, edited by Yoko Hosoi, Bunri Tatsuno, and John Pratt

Hosoi, Tatsuno and Pratt examine the realities, problems and backgrounds of crimes committed by elderly people in both Japan and international perspectives
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Series Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- 0.1. What is the current issue: Indications by Western researchers -- 0.2. Theoretical framework of the research: Focusing on the concept of "Lifeworld" -- 0.3. Composition of the book -- 0.4. Goal of the book -- SECTION I: Considering the Society and Elderly Criminals -- 1. Social Circumstances Surrounding the Elderly: Twenty-Year Trends -- 1.1. Changes in population composition -- 1.2. Changes in social security schemes -- 1.3. The arrival of a society of disparities -- 1.4. Two miscalculations pertaining to a Japanese-type welfare society -- 2. Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusion in a Post-Welfare State Society: From C. Gilligan's Perspective of "Care" -- 2.1. The problem of aging and social reintegration -- 2.2. From the dilemma of moral norms to the relationship of support -- 2.3. From the second modern age to the third -- 2.4. Vulnerability and inclusion -- 2.5. Social inclusion of deviant individuals -- 3. The Actual Situation of Crimes by the Elderly in Japan: Based on Crime Statistics, the Ministry of Justice's Research Report, and Special Investigations -- 3.1. Overview of crime statistics -- 3.2. Picture of elderly criminals according to a special investigation conducted by the Ministry of Justice (2013-2015) -- 3.3. Recidivism on the part of elderly criminals -- 4. Reintegrating Elderly Criminals into the Society: From the Standpoint of Judicial Welfare -- 4.1. Introduction -- 4.2. Rehabilitation process of elderly ex-criminals observed in the interview-based survey -- 4.3. How to see elderly criminals -- 4.4. Policy on the reintegration of elderly criminals and perpetrators into society -- 4.5. Conclusion
Literary Form
non fiction
First edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (277 pages)
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