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Good Vibrations: The long term impact of a prison based music project
(Prison Service Journal, 2009)
There is growing awareness amongst policy makers and those working in the criminal justice system of the contribution that can be made by the arts in prisons, in particular by more innovative projects that are often provided ...
Mothers Confined:part 2. Over the Threshold
(Halsbury Law Exchange, 2015-12-03)
This section of the 3 part article highlights the number of women serving custodial sentences for non violent offences and would therefore often be appropriately dealt with by means of a community disposal. The article ...
Mothers Confined ;Part 1 Over the Threshold
(Halsbury Law Exchange, 2015-07-31)
This three part series for the Halsbury Law Exchange' think tank' explores issues surrounding the sentencing of mothers to custody. The article outlines areas where sentencers are 'failing' to take into account current ...
Moral and ethical issues of using technology in corrections
(Technology in Corrections, 2019-04)
We discuss a framework for developing ethically and morally sensitive implementation of digital technology in prisons
The Capacity and Capability of Digital Innovation in Prisons: Towards Smart Prisons
(Advancing Corrections, 2017)
This article explores the process of innovation in the context of prisons and more specifically the use and availability of digital technologies. Digital technologies attract the innovation label meaning they are heralded ...
Some Observations on the Digital Landscape of Prisons Today
This article will provide a review of some of the developments that have taken place in prison with respect to communication digital technologies and draws upon data collated from interviews with prisoners, prison staff ...
Researching Complexity: Social Domains and Emotion in Prison Research
1. Researching Complexity: Social Domains and Emotion in Prison Research- This paper reflects on research which examined the impact of in-cell television on social relations in prison life in one closed male adult prison. ...
Digitizing the Prison: The Light and Dark Future
(Prison Service Journal, 2017-05-30)
This article takes a rather unusual form blending an interview with my own reflections on the digitization of our prisons. Its focus is based on an interview with Steven van de Steene1 who is a corrections technology expert. ...
Co-Producing Digitally-Enabled Courses that Promote Desistance in prison and Probation Settings
This paper sets out an approach to innovation in criminaljustice settings that gives service users a ‘voice’ through the co-production of digital content designed for services that promote desistance. The authors ...
Where are we going? Context and directions for policy and practice in children’s education and learning in prison
In recent years there has been a considerable amount of policy attention, rhetoric and review focussed on the subject of education in prison, including children’s education. For example, the Coates Review, undertaken by ...