Inclusion & Exclusion

In the social sciences as well as in social politics, the two terms of "inclusion" and "exclusion" have established themselves as terms for the definition and analysis of critical social situations, marginalisation phenomena and exclusion processes in the last decades. The research interests of the institute include questions of societal participation, practices and institutions of social control and support, occurrences of discrimination and protective measures against it as well as the analysis of alternatives to excluding and punitive social practices.


PRETRIAD

According to estimates based on Council of Europe data, around 350,000 people were in pre-trial detention in one of the member states early in 2019. It is a generally recognized principle that pre-trial…


Towards Pre-Trial Detention as Ultima Ratio

In many European countries, a high numbers of persons are held in pre-trial detention. Pre-trial detention primarily serves procedural purposes: to prevent a suspect from absconding or from tampering with…


KEYS

Ein Großteil der Strafgefangenen kann als Gruppe beschrieben werden, die durch eine Vielzahl von Problemen belastet ist, die eine Reintegration erschweren. Abgesehen von Vorstrafen und Hafterfahrung haben…


LICOS

E-learning comprises a great chance for prisoners to improve their basic skills as well as their vo­cational knowledge. It provides learning material and activities on an individualised level, meeting…