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Situational Prison Control

Crime Prevention in Correctional Institutions (Cambridge Studies in Criminology)

by Richard Wortley

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisons,
  • Prison violence,
  • Prevention,
  • Social Science,
  • Psychology,
  • Sociology,
  • Criminology,
  • General,
  • Prison violence--Prevention,
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • Crime prevention,
  • Prison discipline,
  • Prison psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7754860M
    ISBN 100521804183
    ISBN 109780521804189

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This book examines the control of problem behaviour in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective. Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to help reduce the levels of assault, rape, self-harm, drug use, escape and collective violence in our prison by: This book examines the control of problem Situational Prison Control book in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective.

Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to help reduce the levels of assault, rape, self-harm, drug use, escape and collective violence in our prison systems.

Situational Prison Control This book examines the control of problem behaviour in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective. Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to helpreducethelevelsofassault,rape,self-harm,druguse,escape.

This book examines the control of problem behaviour in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective. Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to help reduce the levels of assault, rape, self-harm, drug use, escape and collective violence in our prison systems.

This pioneering new study. On one hand, the book presents a new model of situational prevention that has applications beyond institutions to community settings.

On the other, the examination of particular problem behaviors provides a comprehensive review of the prison control literature that does not depend upon a specific interest in situational crime prevention. Combining a comprehensive synthesis and evaluation of existing research with original investigation and ground-breaking conclusions, Situational Prison Control will be of great interest to academics and practitioners both in the areas of corrections and crime prevention more generally."--BOOK JACKET.

sions, Situational Prison Control will be of great interest to aca- demics and practitioners both in the areas of corrections and crime prevention more generally. "This book examines the control of problem behaviour in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective.

Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to help reduce the levels of assault, rape, self-harm, drug use, escape and collective violence.

Situational crime prevention (SCP) is a criminological perspective that calls for expanding the crime-reduction role well beyond the justice system. SCP sees criminal law in a more restrictive sense, as only part of the anticrime effort in governance.

It calls for minutely analyzing specific crime types (or problems) to uncover the situational factors that facilitate their commission. This book examines the control of prison disorder through the application of situational crime prevention principles.

It spans two subject areas--crime prevention and corrections--and may interest academics as well as practitioners in these fields. On one hand, the book presents a new model of situational prevention that has applications beyond Cited by: Situational Prison Control - by Richard Wortley March We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.

This book examines the control of problem behaviour in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective. Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to help reduce the levels of assault, rape, self-harm, drug use, escape and collective violence in.

in his book, Situational Prison Control (), Wortley has offered a challenge from within the field of environmental psychology itself to the theory and practice of situational crime prevention. Wortley1 s critique centers on what he views as the undue and po-tentially damaging preoccupation with.

This book examines the control of prison disorder through the application of situational crime prevention principles.

It spans two subject areas&#;crime prevention and corrections&#;and may interest academics as well as practitioners in these fields. On one hand, the book presents a new Price: $ situational prison control requires a problem-solving approach that begins with a detailed.

analysis -- the 'what', 'where', 'when' and 'why' -- of the behavior to be prevented. The. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data Wortley, Richard (Richard K.) Situational prison control: crime prevention in correctional institutions/ Richard Wortley.

cm – (Cambridge studies in criminology) Includes bibliographical references and index. The book is divided into two parts. Part I summarizes theories of situational crime prevention, and prison psychology, before constructing a model of 'situational prison control'. The chapters in Part II cover a selection of prison problems using key ideas from the theories outlined before.

"This book examines the control of problem behaviour in prison from a situational crime prevention perspective. Following the success of situational crime prevention in community settings, Richard Wortley argues that the same principles can be used to help reduce the levels of assault, rape, self-harm, drug use, escape and collective violence in our prison systems.

The situational prison control model, a two-stage approach, is then set out in Chapter 4. The model itself marries two interdependent and complex interventions: controlling the precipitators of criminal behavior and controlling the regulators of criminal behavior.

Situational crime prevention has been widely used across the globe and has been applied to minor deviance (e.g., littering), standard crimes (e.g., burglary and robbery), and to extremely serious crime (e.g., international terrorism and maritime piracy).

The evidence for situational crime prevention effectiveness is substantial. Clarke, R. V. G. “Situational” crime prevention: Theory and practice.

British Journal of Criminology – E-mail Citation» This widely disseminated article presents discussions of the term “situational crime prevention” and sets out the arguments in support of that approach that are still relevant to SCP today.Book Review: Situational prison control: Crime prevention in correctional institutions.

Alison Liebling. Punishment & Society 5: 1, Download Citation. If you have the appropriate software installed, you can download article citation data to the citation manager of your choice.

Simply select your manager software from the list below.Book Description. The rational choice perspective developed by Cornish and Clarke in provides criminologists with a valuable and practical framework for purposes of crime control and prevention.

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