Joanna Mary Shapland

University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

MA, DPhil (Oxon), DipCrim (Cantab), School of Law

Scientific interests:  Victimology, restorative justiice, desistance, business and crime


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Selected Publications:

  1. Bacon, M., Shapland, J., Skinns, L., White, A. (2021). Fragile alliances: culture, funding and sustainability in police‐academic partnerships. Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice, 17 (1), 93–109. doi: 

  2. D’Souza, N., Shapland, J. (2021). The exclusion of serious and organised offenders and their victims from the offer of restorative justice: Should this be so and what happens when the offer is put on the table? Criminology & Criminal Justice. doi: 

  3. Hall, M., Shapland, J. (2014). International Responses to Victims in Criminal Justice. Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. New York: Springer, 2632–2643. doi: 

  4. Shapland, J., Bottoms, A. (2019). Offending, victimisation and desistance. The Architecture of Desistance. Routledge, 203–226. doi: 

  5. Bottoms, A., Shapland, J. (2019). Introducing “desistance” into criminal justice supervision policies and practices. The Architecture of Desistance. Routledge, 249–277. doi:
  6. Shapland, J., Bottoms, A. (2017). Offending and offence patterns in the early stages of desistance. The Routledge International Handbook of Life-Course Criminology. Routledge, 301–323. doi: 

  7. Sorsby, A., Shapland, J., Robinson, G. (2016). Using compliance with probation supervision as an interim outcome measure in evaluating a probation initiative. Criminology & Criminal Justice, 17 (1), 40–61. doi: