Prisons and Their Moral Performance: A Study of Values, Quality, and Prison Life (Clarendon Studies in Criminology)

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This book constitutes a critical case study of the modern search for public sector reform. It includes a detailed account of a study aimed at developing a meaningful way of evaluating difficult-to-measure moral dimensions of the quality of prisons.

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Alison Lieblingis a University Lecturer and Director of the Prisons Research Centre at the Cambridge University Institute of Criminology. She is also a Fellow of Trinity Hall, Cambridge. Helen Arnold is at the Cambridge University Institute of Criminology.

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"a fuller and more interesting analysis of the complexity of [the] prison community than anything I have read previously"--Phil Wheatley, Director General, HM Prison Service


" ...outstanding... it gets right to the heart of what I think prisons are all about."--Martin Narey, Commissioner, Correctional Services


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