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Corrections criminology
2005
Format: Book
A comprehensive assessment of prison life in Australia, in comparison to international standards
Corrections, Australia Criminology, Australia Prisons, Australian Prisoners, Australian Prison reform Human rights Violence prevention Indigenous issues Prisoners, women
Table of contents
Corrections criminology - Sean O'Toole & Simon Eyland
World correctional populations trends and issues - Mike Bartlett & Kyleigh Heggie
Australian Community Corrections population trends and issues - David Daley
Prisonography: Sources of knowledge and perspectives about prisons - Lucien Lombard
Commissions of inquiry and penal reform - Professor David Brown & Ron Woodham
Privatisation in the corrections industry - Sean O’Toole
Human rights in corrections practice - Brian Tkachuk and Eileen Skinnider
“Good corrections”: Implications for leadership and organisational performance - Ole Ingstrup
Inspecting prisons - Richard Harding
Causes and prevention of violence in prisons - Ross Homel and Carleen Thompson
The over-representation of Indigenous persons in custody - Bill Anscombe
Risk and responsibilities in women’s prisons - Pat Carlen
Managing an ageing prison population - John Dawes
Prisoner health - Michael Levy, Tony Butler, Tony Falconer
Managing mentally ill offenders released from jail - the US experience - Dale Sechrest & Don Josi
Offenders with drug and alcohol dependencies - Maria Kevin
A framework for minimising the incidence of self-harm in prison - Greg Dear
Beyond what works - a retrospective of Robert Martinson’s famous article - Rick Sarre
Bridging the gap between prison and the community- Post-release support and supervision - Stuart Ross
Prison industries in a time of science-based prison programming - Judy McHutchison
The effect of post-release housing on prisoner re-integration into the community - Eileen Baldry
Ethics and the role of the Correctional Officer - Anna Grant
Measuring prisons and their moral performance - Alison Liebling
Professionalising the Correctional Officer: The US perspective - Don A Josi & Dale K Sechrest
Human resources analysis of the Australian corrections industry - Sean O’Toole
Towards crime prevention - David Biles
What future for the prison? - Paul Wilson
Published: Hawkins Press; Sydney, NSW, Australia
Shelf Number: Pz06
Acquisiton Number: 2652
ISBN: 1876067179

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