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Author Phillips, Coretta.

Title The multicultural prison : ethnicity, masculinity, and social relations among prisoners / Coretta Phillips
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource
Series Clarendon studies in criminology
Clarendon studies in criminology.
Summary This work presents a unique sociological analysis of the negotiation of ethnic difference within the closed world of the male prison. Using rich empirical material drawn from extensive qualitative research in Rochester Young Offenders' Institution and Maidstone prison, the author provides an arresting insight into how race is written into prison relations
Notes Series from CIP print record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on Dec. 20, 2012)
Subject HMYOI Rochester.
HM Prison Maidstone.
Prisons -- Great Britain -- Sociological aspects.
Prisons and race relations -- Great Britain.
Masculinity -- Social aspects.
Prison psychology -- Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191760556 ebook