Prison Overcrowding

MacDonald, Morag (2019) Prison Overcrowding. In: Encyclopedia of Criminal Psychology. Sage, Thousand Oaks, pp. 1093-1095. ISBN 9781483392264

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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: Book Section
Date: August 2019
Subjects: L400 Social Policy
Divisions: REF UoA Output Collections > REF2021 UoA21: Sociology
Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences > School of Social Sciences > Dept. Criminology and Sociology
Depositing User: Morag Macdonald
Date Deposited: 19 Aug 2019 07:08
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2019 07:08

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