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The Resource Papua New Guinea's Last Place : Experiences of Constraint in a Postcolonial Prison

Papua New Guinea's Last Place : Experiences of Constraint in a Postcolonial Prison

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Papua New Guinea's Last Place : Experiences of Constraint in a Postcolonial Prison
Title
Papua New Guinea's Last Place
Title remainder
Experiences of Constraint in a Postcolonial Prison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What kind of experience is incarceration? How should one define its constraints? The author, who conducted extensive fieldwork in a maximum-security jail in Papua New Guinea, seeks to address these questions through a vivid and sympathetic account of inmates' lives. Prison Studies is a growing field of interest for social scientists. As one of the first ethnographic studies of a prison outside western societies and Japan, this book contributes to a reinterpretation of the field's scope and assumptions. It challenges notions of what is punitive about imprisonment by exploring the creat
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reed, Adam
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bomana Major Central Area Correction Institution (Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea)
  • Bomana Major Central Area Correction Institution (Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea)
  • Prisons
  • Prison psychology
  • Prison discipline
  • Prisoners
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Prison discipline
  • Prison psychology
  • Prisoners
  • Prisons
  • Papua New Guinea
Label
Papua New Guinea's Last Place : Experiences of Constraint in a Postcolonial Prison
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Prologue; Chapter 1: Dark Place; Chapter 2: Bus Stop; Chapter 3: Jeffrey's Flight; Chapter 4: Place of Men; Chapter 5: Place of God; Chapter 6: Following White Men; Conclusion; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn875099005
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782381815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1gn8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875099005
Label
Papua New Guinea's Last Place : Experiences of Constraint in a Postcolonial Prison
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Prologue; Chapter 1: Dark Place; Chapter 2: Bus Stop; Chapter 3: Jeffrey's Flight; Chapter 4: Place of Men; Chapter 5: Place of God; Chapter 6: Following White Men; Conclusion; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn875099005
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782381815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1gn8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875099005

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