As part of the Sage Course Companion series, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the discipline of penology. It provides hints and tips on how to apply this information to maximum effect in coursework and examinations. This is a highly accessible text is for those new to prison studies, or for anyone looking for a refresher. It provides structure and background for all prison and punishment modules on undergraduate criminology/ criminal justice degrees. Written in a straightforward and clear style, the book gives detailed explanations for all academic terms used.
Part Three∗ Study, Writing and Revision Skills
- 3.1 how to get the most out of your lectures and seminars
- 3.2 writing a dissertation
- 3.3 essay-writing hints
- 3.4 revision hints
- 3.5 exam hints
∗ in collaboration with David McIlroy