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Friendship

Rowe, Abigail (2007). Friendship. In: Jewkes, Yvonne and Bennett, Jamie eds. Dictionary of Prisons and Punishment. Cullompton: Willan, pp. 98–99.

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Abstract

Friendship is a neglected topic in prison sociology. However, detailed discussions of prisoners' personal relationships do exist, and it is possible to identify some common notions of what features of penal institutions are important in shaping inmates' relationships and themes in prisoners' descriptions of their relationships with one another.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2007 Willan Publishing
ISBN: 1-84392-291-6, 978-1-84392-291-9
Keywords: Prison psychology; friendship; prisons; punishment
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Item ID: 18937
Depositing User: Abigail Rowe
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2009 12:17
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2012 09:56
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/18937
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