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Prison Service Journal: 250

On the release of the 250th Prison Service Journal, the issue offers academics the opportunity to reflect upon prisons and imprisonment in the past half a century. This edition includes, amongst others, contributions from: Dr Sarah Moore on escapes from prison Professor Joe Sim on modern prisons in...
Prison Service Journal
11 September 2020
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Prison Service Journal: 249

This second special edition links with the November 2019 edition. Amongst the articles are: ‘Major H’ — the life and times of a Victorian Convict Prison governor by David J Cox and Joseph Hale ‘You cease to be a man’: masculinity and the ‘gentleman convict’, c.1870-1914 by Ben Bethell
Prison Service Journal
27 April 2020
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Prison Service Journal: 246

This issue offers historical perspectives on prison and criminal justice issues nationally and locally with a range of articles focusing on aspects of imprisonment reaching from penal reform to prison financing systems. Allan Brodie analyses English prison planning predominantly between 1780 and...
Prison Service Journal
1 November 2019
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Prison Service Journal: 245

This edition offers a collection of articles that all, in their own ways, offer grounds for hope and optimism. Includes the winning article of the year by Sarah Nixon for ‘I just want to give something back’: Peer work in prison 'Towards ACE-Aware, trauma responsive penal policy and practice' by...
Prison Service Journal
4 September 2019
Comment

The potential of rehabilitative cultures

Dr Jamie Bennett introduces the latest edition of the Prison Service Journal concluding that support for rehabilitative cultures has emerged during the prison crisis

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Dr Jamie Bennett
27 June 2019
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Prison Service Journal: 243

This is a special edition with the focus on the prison crisis.
Prison Service Journal
17 April 2019
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Prison Service Journal: 237

This special edition focuses on 50 years of the Parole System.
Prison Service Journal
30 May 2018
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Prison Service Journal: 234

This issue includes the following articles: 'Suffering in Silence: The unmet needs of d/Deaf prisoners' by Dr Laura Kelly 'The illicit economy in prisons: A new measure of biddability (BIDSCALE) to predict involvement in prison illicit economy and its consequences' by Alan Hammill and Jane Ogden '...
Prison Service Journal
2 November 2017
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Prison Service Journal: 233

Articles included in this issue: 'Encouragement, Discouragement and Connection: The Role of Relationships in Prison Education Experiences' by Dr Helen Nichols. 'A Literature Review of Transgender People in Prison: An ‘invisible’ population in England and Wales' by Dr Caroline Gorden, Dr Caroline...
Prison Service Journal
12 September 2017
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Prison Service Journal: 232

The July issue has a special focus on the hidden diversity of prisons, past and present. Articles include: 'Learning to Fail? Prisoners with special educational needs', by Dr Alana Barton and Anita Hobson. 'Disability and the Victorian Prison: Experiencing Penal Servitude', by Dr Helen Johnston and...
Prison Service Journal
21 July 2017