Human Rights Approach to Prison Management

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A Human Rights Approach to Prison Management: Handbook for Prison Staff (2nd ed.)

Author: Andrew Coyle

Year published: 2009
Length: 169 pages
Format: PDF (588Kb)
Other formats: Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, French, Georgian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, Turkish, Serbian and Vietnamese - phone: 020 7332 2635 / email:
Producer/ Publisher: International Centre for Prison Studies, King's College London
Type of organisation: Academic or research body

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Criminal justice, courts and prisons | Health | Policing | Immigration and asylum | Inspection and regulation | Commissioning or procurement | External Service Guidance | European Convention on Human Rights | UN Convention on the Rights of the Child | International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights | International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights | Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women | Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination | GB wide| Case studies

Audience: Senior Executives | Service management | Human resources | Front-line service personnel | Legal directors

Topics: Human rights | equality | restraint | proportionality | dignity | mental health | privacy | inspection standards | security | torture / inhuman or degrading treatment

Last Updated: 07 Apr 2014