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The Resource Bullying among prisoners : evidence, research and intervention strategies, Jane L. Ireland

Bullying among prisoners : evidence, research and intervention strategies, Jane L. Ireland

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Bullying among prisoners : evidence, research and intervention strategies
Title
Bullying among prisoners
Title remainder
evidence, research and intervention strategies
Statement of responsibility
Jane L. Ireland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bullying in prisons can have severe consequences both for those directly involved and for the prison regime as a whole, yet the subject has been curiously neglected in the literature. In 1993, the Prison Service introduced their first anti-bullying strategy, and since then there has been a great deal of research on the subject. Bullying Among Prisoners summarises this research, and seeks to answer some important questions. Bullying Among Prisoners identifies problems in defining and measuring bullying, along with proposing guidelines on how research in this field should be
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Ireland, Jane L.,
Dewey number
155.9/62
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Prison psychology
  • Bullying
Label
Bullying among prisoners : evidence, research and intervention strategies, Jane L. Ireland
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Bullying in prison: the research field to date; Why study bullying among prisoners?; Defining aggression; What is bullying and how does it relate to aggression?; What research has been done into prison bullying?; How has the research field evolved?; Summary; 2 Defining and measuring bullying in a prison environment; Defining bullying in a prison environment; Measuring bullying: the methods used
  • Problems in measuring bullying in a prison environmentWhat guidelines should researchers follow?; Summary; 3 The extent and nature of bullying; The extent of bullying; The nature of bullying; Sex differences in bullying; Age differences in bullying; Environmental differences in bullying; Summary; 4 Why does bullying occur among prisoners?; Why do prisoners think bullying occurs?; The physical environment; The social environment; Individual characteristics; A model to explain bullying in prisons; Summary; 5 Characteristics of bullies and victims; The groups involved in bullying
  • Perceived characteristics of bullies and victimsActual characteristics of bullies and victims; What characteristics are important?; Summary; 6 Reactions to bullying; Emotional responses; Avoidance and social isolation; Aggressive responses; Self-injurious behaviour; Summary; 7 Strategies: 1 preventing bullying; Focus of research; Themes of intervention; What makes an effective strategy?; Summary; 8 Strategies: 2 reacting to bullying; Themes of intervention; Accounting for the different groups involved in bullying; What makes an effective strategy?; Summary; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn889315816
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315783239
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unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889315816
Label
Bullying among prisoners : evidence, research and intervention strategies, Jane L. Ireland
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Bullying in prison: the research field to date; Why study bullying among prisoners?; Defining aggression; What is bullying and how does it relate to aggression?; What research has been done into prison bullying?; How has the research field evolved?; Summary; 2 Defining and measuring bullying in a prison environment; Defining bullying in a prison environment; Measuring bullying: the methods used
  • Problems in measuring bullying in a prison environmentWhat guidelines should researchers follow?; Summary; 3 The extent and nature of bullying; The extent of bullying; The nature of bullying; Sex differences in bullying; Age differences in bullying; Environmental differences in bullying; Summary; 4 Why does bullying occur among prisoners?; Why do prisoners think bullying occurs?; The physical environment; The social environment; Individual characteristics; A model to explain bullying in prisons; Summary; 5 Characteristics of bullies and victims; The groups involved in bullying
  • Perceived characteristics of bullies and victimsActual characteristics of bullies and victims; What characteristics are important?; Summary; 6 Reactions to bullying; Emotional responses; Avoidance and social isolation; Aggressive responses; Self-injurious behaviour; Summary; 7 Strategies: 1 preventing bullying; Focus of research; Themes of intervention; What makes an effective strategy?; Summary; 8 Strategies: 2 reacting to bullying; Themes of intervention; Accounting for the different groups involved in bullying; What makes an effective strategy?; Summary; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn889315816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315783239
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889315816

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