Prison and Jail Administration: Practice and Theory

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 1999 - Law - 498 pages
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Institutional Corrections Surveys history and current status of jails and various types of adult prisons with emphasis on punishment rationales, institutional programs and procedures, inmates' social structures, correctional officers, and contemporary issues.
 

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Contents

The Legacy of Punishment
3
Chapter
4
Chapter
8
Chapter
12
American Corrections Since World War II
15
Chapter
20
BarbedWire Bureaucrats and Entrepreneurs
32
Public Communication in Institutional Corrections
39
Death Row Operations
250
Alcatraz Sets the Standard
252
The States Adopt the Marion Model
258
Types of Classification Systems
265
What Types of Issues Are Grievable?
272
Military Model Debate
278
Reality or Myth?
287
PROGRAMMING IN PRISON
293

LargeScale Management Structures Are Not Required
46
Chapter
52
Occupational Exposure and Communicable Disease Safety Measures
54
Chapter
64
Chapter 55
73
Religious Programs
117
Receiving and Discharge Mail and Records Management
123
Facilities Management
129
Feeding in InstitutionsEarly American Institutions
135
Menu Preparation
136
Planning a Budget RequestBudget Development
142
Conclusion
148
Setting the Tone and Creating the Culture
154
Early Afiernoon
161
Labor Relations in Corrections
164
Conclusion
170
Developing Tomorrows Leadership
178
Cultural DiversityA Management Necessity
185
Growth in Corrections
191
INMATE MANAGEMENT ISSUES
197
Inmate Disciplinary Procedures
208
Special Needs Offenders
219
Protective Custody Inmates
226
Gang Management in Corrections
232
Conclusion
238
Treatment Program
244
The History and the Debate
300
Volunteering Inside
306
Drug Treatment behind Bars
312
PART VH LEGAL OVERSIGHT AND PRISONER RIGHTS
319
Prisoners Access to the Courts
327
AMERICAN PRISON ARCHITECTURE
335
Accommodating Inmates with Disabilities
346
Building New Correctional Facilities
353
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
359
Emergency Management
367
Incidence of the Use of Force
379
Working with the Media
386
Community Relations Boards
393
Access to Resources and Publications
400
TECHNOLOGY AND CORRECTIONS
405
Conclusion
412
Conclusion
419
Sentencing Guidelines
425
Political Involvement in Penal Operations
438
Strategic Positioning in Corrections
443
Glossary
451
Index
467
379
472
398
480
About the ContrflMitori
483
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