Overcrowding and its impact on prison conditions and health

Morag, MacDonald (2018) Overcrowding and its impact on prison conditions and health. International Journal of Prisoner Health, 14 (2). pp. 65-68. ISSN 1744-9200

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Overcrowding in prison can impact significantly on prisoners’ health, access to education and training. In turn, this impacts on their ability to access the services and treatment vital to managing their throughcare to the community. Staff who are working in overcrowded prisons are also at risk in a range of ways.

Item Type: Article
Date: 1 January 2018
Subjects: L400 Social Policy
Divisions: REF UoA Output Collections > REF2021 UoA21: Sociology
Depositing User: Morag Macdonald
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2018 08:50
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2018 08:50
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/6452

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