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Saying NO To the Mega Prison

Scott, David (2018). Saying NO To the Mega Prison. Justice, Power and Resistance, 2(1) (In Press).

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Abstract

This activist contribution draws upon the issues emphasised by abolitionist activists in their struggles throughout 2017 (and before) to challenge government plans to build six new mega prisons in England and Wales by 2020. This activist contribution focuses specifically on the arguments utilised by campaigners in one of the proposed sites for a new mega prison: Bickershaw, Wigan, Greater Manchester.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 2398-2764
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology > Social Policy & Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 52981
Depositing User: David Scott
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2018 12:44
Last Modified: 09 May 2019 10:03
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/52981
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