Race relations in prison: managing performance and developing engagement
Cowburn, M.; Lavis, V.;
Publisher: De Montfort and Sheffield Hallam University
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This paper explores the paradox that whilst the quantitative measures of prison performance in relation to ‘race relations’ indicate substantial improvements in service delivery, more qualitative measures of the quality of prison life appear to indicate little substanti... View more
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