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Mental Health in Prisons : Critical Perspectives on Treatment and Confinement / editors, Alice Mills, Kathleen Kendall.

Location

Public Safety Canada Library

Resource

e-Books

Call Number

Internet

Authors

Publishers

Bibliography

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Description

1 online resource.

Summary

"This book examines how the prison environment, architecture and culture can affect mental health as well as determine both the type and delivery of mental health services. It also discusses how non-medical practices, such as peer support and prison education programs, offer the possibility of transformative practice and support." -- Provided by publisher

Subject

Online Access

Contents

Part I. Penal Power and the Psy Disciplines: Contextualising Mental Health and Imprisonment. -- Part II. Care Versus Custody. -- Part III. Dividing Practices: Structural Violence, Mental Health and Imprisonment. -- Part IV. Alternative Penal Practices and Communities. -- Part V. Mental Health in Prisons : Key Messages and Strategies from Critical Perspectives.

Series

Palgrave studies in prisons and penology.

Items

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