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'From Conflict to Peace?' The Rights Abuses of Women and Girls in Prison in Northern Ireland'

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Moore, Linda and Scraton, Phil (2010) 'From Conflict to Peace?' The Rights Abuses of Women and Girls in Prison in Northern Ireland'. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 22 (2). pp. 269-286. [Journal article]

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Abstract

This article is based on primary research conducted by the authors in Northern Ireland in the Mourne House women's unit at Maghaberry Prison in 2004 and in Ash House women's prison unit in Hydebank Wood Young Offender Centre from 2005-2006. It explores the imprionment of women in prison in the context of a society slowly and unevenly emerging from violence conflict and against a backdrop of the global rise of women's imprisonment over the past two dcades.

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords:women, imprisonment, human rights, Northern Ireland
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Criminology, Politics and Social Policy
Research Institutes and Groups:Institute for Research in Social Sciences
Institute for Research in Social Sciences > Social Work & Social Policy
ID Code:21981
Deposited By:Dr Linda Moore
Deposited On:08 May 2012 10:23
Last Modified:08 May 2012 10:23

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