Only One Way To Swim? The Offence And The Life Course In Accounts Of Adaptation To Life Imprisonment

Recent studies of long-term imprisonment describe a largely invariant pattern of prisoner adaptation. Using data from a qualitative study of men serving life sentences in England, I argue that adaptation may in fact vary more than these studies imply both because of the prisoner’s age when sentenced...

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Main Author: Jarman, Benjamin T.
Format: Electronic Article
Published: 2020
In: The British journal of criminology
Year: 2020, Volume: 60, Issue: 6, Pages: 1460-1479
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