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Young men in prison : surviving and adapting to life inside

Author: Joel Harvey
Publisher: Cullompton ; Portland, Ore. : Willan Pub., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines how young men between the ages of 18 and 21 make the transition to prison life and how they adapt practically, socially and psychologically. Based on extensive research in Feltham Young Offenders Institution, this book examines in particular the role of social support, both inside and outside prison, in relation to their adaptation, along with the constructs of trust, locus of control, and safety.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
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Harvey, Joel.
Young men in prison.
Cullompton ; Portland, Ore. : Willan Pub., ©2007
(DLC) 2007297516
(OCoLC)77560068
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joel Harvey
ISBN: 9781134024995 1134024991 9781843926931 1843926938
OCLC Number: 823169942
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 212 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of tables and figures; 1. Introduction; 2. The transition into prison; 3. Adapting to life in prison; 4. Supportive transactions between staff and prisoners; 5. Peer interactions and relationships in prison; 6. Self-harm among young men in prison; 7. Transition, adaptation and attachment; References; Appendix 1; Index; Back cover.
Responsibility: Joel Harvey.
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Based on research in the Feltham Young Offenders Institution, this book examines how young men between the ages of 18 and 21 make the transition to prison life and how they adapt practically,  Read more...

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