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The Resource Prisons and their moral performance : a study of values, quality, and prison life, Alison Liebling ; assisted by Helen Arnold

Prisons and their moral performance : a study of values, quality, and prison life, Alison Liebling ; assisted by Helen Arnold

Label
Prisons and their moral performance : a study of values, quality, and prison life
Title
Prisons and their moral performance
Title remainder
a study of values, quality, and prison life
Statement of responsibility
Alison Liebling ; assisted by Helen Arnold
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A critical case study of the modern search for public sector reform. It includes a detailed account of a study aimed at developing an effective way of evaluating the difficult-to-measure moral dimensions of the quality of British prisons
Member of
Cataloging source
SNM
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1963-
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Liebling, Alison
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Arnold, Helen
Series statement
Clarendon studies in criminology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Prison administration
  • Quality of life
  • Great Britain
Label
Prisons and their moral performance : a study of values, quality, and prison life, Alison Liebling ; assisted by Helen Arnold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [495]-534), appendix, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Penal values and prison evaluation -- The late modern prison and the question of values -- The measurement and evaluation of prison regimes -- Identifying what matters in prison -- Particular prisons and their qualities -- Key dimensions of prison life -- Relationships dimensions -- Regime dimensions -- Social structure and meaning -- Penal values and prison management -- Managing late modern prisons and their performance -- Security, harmony, and "what matters" in prison life -- Legitimacy, decency, and the moral performance of prisons
Control code
FIEb17671358
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 549 pages
Isbn
9780199271221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)69861915
Label
Prisons and their moral performance : a study of values, quality, and prison life, Alison Liebling ; assisted by Helen Arnold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [495]-534), appendix, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Penal values and prison evaluation -- The late modern prison and the question of values -- The measurement and evaluation of prison regimes -- Identifying what matters in prison -- Particular prisons and their qualities -- Key dimensions of prison life -- Relationships dimensions -- Regime dimensions -- Social structure and meaning -- Penal values and prison management -- Managing late modern prisons and their performance -- Security, harmony, and "what matters" in prison life -- Legitimacy, decency, and the moral performance of prisons
Control code
FIEb17671358
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 549 pages
Isbn
9780199271221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)69861915

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