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Prison Escapes and Correctional Policy: an Historical Perspective

by Benedict Taylor, School of History and Philosophy, UNSW

 

Rates of escape from prison have long been considered a basic performance measure for all correctional departments, and prison managers have long formulated policy with this fact in mind. Yet research into the history of escapes from Australian prisons suggests that prison administrators Read more ยป

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