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  • Police Legitimacy and the Authority of the State 

    Bottoms, AE; Tankebe, J (Hart Publishing Limited, 2017-05-04)
  • Psychoeducational programs for reducing prison violence: A systematic review 

    Auty, KM; Cope, A; Liebling, A (Elsevier, 2016-08-11)
    Institutional violence presents significant challenges to the accomplishment of legitimate social order in prison. This systematic review examines the effect of psychoeducational programs on violent behaviour in prison. ...
  • The Gendered Pains of Life Imprisonment 

    Crewe, B; Hulley, S; Wright, S (Oxford University Press, 2017-01-09)
    As many scholars have noted, women remain peripheral in most analyses of the practices and effects of imprisonment. This article aims to redress this pattern by comparing the problems of long-term confinement as experienced ...
  • Privatising public prisons: Penality, law and practice 

    Liebling, A; Ludlow, A
    In October 2011, HM Prison Birmingham was transferred from public to private management, under G4S. This was the first time that an existing operational public prison was privatised in the UK. The move marked the third and ...

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