Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -142) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. An introduction to prisons, punishment, and prison violence 2. Prison, by the numbers 3. Prisons and prison violence in other countries 4. Prison violence : explanations and theoretical underpinnings 5. The effects of prison violence 6. Challenges to understanding the problem 7. What is being done? 8. The long road ahead : the future of prison violence.