John Baldwin

Colleges, School and Institutes

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PhD projects

John Baldwin's main supervisory interests have been in the area of criminal justice, penal policy, and socio-legal studies. His best known research includes studies of pre-trial criminal procedures (particularly prosecution processes, plea negotiation and police interrogation), trial by jury and small claims procedures. He has published over a dozen books and numerous articles in academic journals on these themes during the last thirty years. Most of his research in this period has been empirical in character and it has received a good deal of media attention whilst being widely cited in the academic literature.

Professor Baldwin supervises doctoral research in the following areas:

Criminal justice
Access to justice
Small claims procedures
Civil enforcement procedures