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The Resource Ill-equipped : U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness

Ill-equipped : U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness

Label
Ill-equipped : U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness
Title
Ill-equipped
Title remainder
U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness
Title variation
U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recommendations -- Background -- Who are the mentally ill in prison? -- Mental illness and women prisoners -- Systems in transition -- Difficulties mentally ill prisoners face coping in prison -- Inadequate responses and abuses by correctional staff -- Inadequate mental health treatment in prisons -- Insufficient provision of specialized facilities for seriously ill prisoners -- Case study: Alabama, a system in crisis -- Mentally ill prisoners and segregation -- Suicide and self-mutilation -- Failure to provide discharge services -- Legal standards
Cataloging source
DBI
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Abramsky, Sasha
Dewey number
365/.66
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV9471
LC item number
.A27 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fellner, Jamie
  • Human Rights Watch (Organization)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mentally ill prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Human rights
  • Prisons
Label
Ill-equipped : U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Sasha Abramsky ... and Jamie Fellner ... are the authors of this report"--Acknowl
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53299012
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9781564322906
Lccn
2004555492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Ill-equipped : U.S. prisons and offenders with mental illness
Publication
Note
"Sasha Abramsky ... and Jamie Fellner ... are the authors of this report"--Acknowl
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53299012
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9781564322906
Lccn
2004555492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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