Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Books » Law, Crime and Law Enforcement » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Medicine Research Summaries (with Biographical Sketches). Volume 17
$175.50
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Bestsellers
01.The Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Model of Collaboration between Law Enforcement and Mental Health
02.Victim Vulnerability: An Existential-Humanistic Interpretation of a Single Case Study
03.Reburying the Past: The Effects of Repatriation and Reburial on Scientific Inquiry
04.The Prison System and its Effects: Revised and Enlarged Edition
05.Tobacco Control in the Workplace
06.Biosocial Criminology: Challenging Environmentalism’s Supremacy
07.Acquaintance Rape of College Students
08.Aeropolitics
09.Traffic Accidents: Causes and Outcomes
10.Contemporary Perspectives on Legal Regulation of Sexual Behavior: Psycho-legal Research and Analysis
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to The Prison System and its Effects: Revised and Enlarged Edition
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
The Prison System and its Effects: Revised and Enlarged Edition
Retail Price: $51.00
10% Online Discount
You Pay:

$45.90
Authors: Antony Taylor (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand) 
Book Description:
To an Antipodean, this book is at first a fascinating development of the New Zealand Prison System which includes the history of penology prior to the phenomenon coming to these shores. However, this book is not only a history: it is also an exploration of more complex managerial and social issues concerning crime and its treatment, including the interweaving of different penal policies that have brought us to where we are now. In this revised and enlarged edition, it draws on the reactions of many people imprisoned for reasons other than their criminality. By doing that it throws fresh light on the reactions of mankind in general to the loss of liberty. As a result, it raises psychological issues of isolation in all kinds of confinement, captivity, and deprivation that will appeal to everyone who is trying to grapple with the administrative, clinical, legal, and moral problems they create.

We’ve partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to make it easy for you to request permissions to reuse Nova content.
For more information, click here or click the "Get Permission" button below to link directly to this book on Copyright Clearance Center's website.


Table of Contents:
Preface
(Judge D.J.Carruthers, New Zealand Parole Board)

About the Author
Preamble

Chapter 1. The Aetiology of Present-Day Prisons and other Places of Captivity, pp.1-64

Chapter 2. The Mounting Consensus of Informed Opinion About the Need for Change, pp.65-96

Chapter 3. Prison Overcrowding, pp.97-110

Chapter 4. Conceptualizing the Prison as a Social System, pp.111-142

Chapter 5. Assessing the General Effects of Long-Term Imprisonment, pp. 143-166

Chapter 6. Pathological Reactions to Imprisonment, pp.167-184

Chapter 7. The Management of Captives, pp.185-200

Chapter 8. The Development of Prisons in New Zealand, pp.201-246

Chapter 9. Recent Official Inquiries Into the Prison System in New Zealand, pp.247-254

Chapter 10. Overview and Conclusions, pp.255-260

Appendix 1. Précis of Conclusions and Recommendations of the U.S. 1931 National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement, pp.261-262

Appendix 2. Extract from the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment 2002/2004, pp.263-300

Index, pp.301

   Series:
      Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement and Corrections
   Binding: Softcover
   Pub. Date: 2011
   Pages: 7 x 10, 315 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-61728-035-1
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
Customers who bought this product also purchased
Collaborative Play in Early Childhood Education
Collaborative Play in Early Childhood Education
Evidence-Based Education
Evidence-Based Education
Special Focus Titles
01.Essureal Journey: Concepts, Concerns and Considerations for Hysteroscopic Sterilization
02.Feminism: Past, Present and Future Perspectives
03.Accelerating Newborn through Toddler Learning Development
04.Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs): Clinical and Patient Perspectives, Levels of Care and Emerging Challenges
05.Genetic Mistakes: Understanding and Living with Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders
06.The Impact of Severe Mental Illness on Quality of Life: Challenges for Research and Practices
07.Vukhomba: An Analysis of the Puberty Rites of Passage for Girls among Vatsonga in Relation to Sexuality Education
08.The Challenges and Issues of Tourism Development in China
09.Reconstruction of the Tradition: Tourism and Authentication of Heritage in China
10.Nonlinearity: Problems, Solutions and Applications. Volume 1
11.Adaptive Management: Elements, Applications and Research
12.Natural Fibers: Properties, Mechanical Behavior, Functionalization and Applications

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2017

The Prison System and its Effects: Revised and Enlarged Edition