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Author Gravett, Steve
Title Drugs in Prison
Imprint London : SAGE Publications, 2000
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (223 pages)
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Note Cover -- Contents -- List of Charts and Tables -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- How to Use This Book -- List of Abbreviations -- Chapter 1 - Dangerous Drugs -- Chapter 2 - Prisons and Drug Misuse -- Chapter 3 - Tackling Drugs in Prison -- Chapter 4 - Drugs Prevention -- Chapter 5 - Mandatory Drug Testing -- Chapter 6 - Reducing Demand for Drugs -- Chapter 7 - Drug Treatment Programmes -- Chapter 8 - What Works? -- Chapter 9 - Reviewing Performance -- Chapter 10 - Planning for the Future -- Glossary -- Appendix I - Documents -- Appendix II - Addresses -- Index
Drugs in Prison is an essential handbook for all those who work with prisoners as well as students of penal drugs policy. Comprehensive and easy to use, it: provides up-to-date information on drugs, drug misuse and drugs legislation; outlines government and prison strategies for tackling drug misuse; describes the various methods being used to combat drugs in prison; reviews the effectiveness of these approaches and the performance of different establishments; discusses future strategy and practice. Also featured are extensive index, a glossary, and useful appendices, case studies and checklists, which service to reinforce key learning points
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Gravett, Steve Drugs in Prison London : SAGE Publications,c2000 9780826451293
Subject Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Great Britain.;Drug abuse -- Great Britain -- Prevention.;Prisoners -- Drug use -- Great Britain
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