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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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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