The Culture of Prison Violence (BOK)

James Byrne, Faye S. Taxman, Donald Hummer

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An evidence-based, comprehensive examination of the cause, prevention, and control of prison violence. Readers will learn about prisons and prison violence with new research on: *Violence prevention and control by the leading international experts on prisons *Culture-Cutting-edge research on inmate, staff, and management culture and the link between prison and community culture and violence*Offender change-Best practices, evidence-based review of "what works" to reduce violence in prisons and to change offender behavior, not only in prison but also upon reentry to the community Also, this text has a focus on policy. It discusses the need to move away from a culture of control and toward a culture that supports individual/community change.


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2007 Forfatter Donald Hummer, Faye S. Taxman, James Byrne
Pearson Allyn & Bacon
ISBN 9780205542963
Antall sider 240 Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,9cm x 1,2cm
Vekt 336 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Violence in society, Prisons