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O'Mahony, Paul (1997) Mountjoy prisoners: A sociological and criminological profile. Dublin: Stationery Office .

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This report presents the results of a representative sample survey of prisoners in Mountjoy Prison undertaken in May and June of 1996. The aim is to provide a profile of Mountjoy prisoners which focuses on their social and family background, health status with particular emphasis on substance abuse problems, criminal and penal history, and to a limited extent on their experience of and views on prison life and the prison regime.

Item Type:Book
Call No:MO4, VH4.2
Pages:192 p.
Publisher:Stationery Office
Place of Publication:Dublin
Keywords:AOD use, family socioeconomic level, AODR crime, imprisonment, jail, educational and socioeconomic status, Ireland
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
Accession Number:HRB 577 (Available), HRB 1026 (Available)
Subjects:J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health care programme or facility > Prison-based health service
MM-MO Crime and law > Justice system > Correctional system and facility > Prison
T Demographic characteristics > Offender
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland > Dublin
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime
T Demographic characteristics > Prison Inmate (prisoner)
G Health and disease > State of health
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Social position > Social equality and inequality
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime and violence
L Social psychology and related concepts > Marital relations > Family and kinship > Family environment > Family background

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