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Drugs in Prison

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October 2000 | 176 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
Drugs in Prison is an essential handbook for all those who work with prisoners as well as students of penal drugs policy. Comprehensive and easy to use, it: provides up-to-date information on drugs, drug misuse and drugs legislation; outlines government and prison strategies for tackling drug misuse; describes the various methods being used to combat drugs in prison; reviews the effectiveness of these approaches and the performance of different establishments; discusses future strategy and practice.

Also featured are extensive index, a glossary, and useful appendices, case studies and checklists, which service to reinforce key learning points.

 
Dangerous Drugs
 
Prisons and Drug Misuse
 
Tackling Drugs in Prison
 
Drugs Prevention
 
Mandatory Drug Testing
 
Reducing Demand for Drugs
 
Drug Treatment Programmes
 
What Works?
 
Reviewing Performance
 
Planning for the Future

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