Congratulations to Sandra Walklate: best paper in Asian Journal of Criminology 2016

Sandra Walklate receiving her award from Professor Chuen-Jim Sheu, National Taipei University, President of the Asian Criminological Society

At the recent Crime & Justice in Asia & the Global South Conference in Cairns, Professor Sandra Walkate (joint appointment in Monash School of Social Sciences and Eleanor Rathbone Chair in Sociology, University of Liverpool) was awarded best paper in the Asian Journal of Criminology for 2016. Sandra’s paper, ‘Whither Criminology: Its Global Futures?’ (Asian Journal of Criminology  11:1 2016) addresses key challenges for the discipline of criminology, identifying existing absences and opportunities for Asian criminology.