Power, Adaptation and Resistance in a Late-Modern Men's Prison

Based on an ethnographic study of a medium-security UK men's training prison, this article has two main aims: to document the nature and experience of power in the late-modern prison, and to detail the ways in which prisoners adapt to these mechanisms of penal power. It is argued that although...

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Main Author: Crewe, Ben
Format: Electronic/Print Article
Language:English
Published: 2007
In:The British journal of criminology
Year: 2007, Volume: 47, Issue: 2, Pages: 256-275
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