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Prison Health Care

Vivien M. L. Miller (ed.)

in Hard Labor and Hard Time: Florida's "Sunshine Prison" and Chain Gangs

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813039855
eISBN:
9780813043760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039855.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The withholding of medical care from some prisoners was part of the state's penal disciplinary apparatus, but there were also improvements in prison healthcare provision that benefitted many inmates. ... More


Standing buildings

Laura McAtackney

in An Archaeology of the Troubles: The dark heritage of Long Kesh/Maze prison

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199673919
eISBN:
9780191804779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199673919.003.0006
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines the standing buildings of Long Kesh/Maze prison in Northern Ireland in order to highlight power relations between prison authorities and prisoners. More precisely, it looks at ... More


Conclusions: Bobby Sands’s bed and the ghosts of place

Laura McAtackney

in An Archaeology of the Troubles: The dark heritage of Long Kesh/Maze prison

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199673919
eISBN:
9780191804779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199673919.003.0009
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines one focal point of Long Kesh/Maze prison in Northern Ireland — the death bed of Bobby Sands in the H-Block prison hospital — to highlight issues of selection, survival, ... More


another kind of dnr: titicut folliesi

therese jones

in The Picture of Health: Medical Ethics and the Movies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199735365
eISBN:
9780190267520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199735365.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses the ethical issues raised by the documentary film Titicut Follies (1967) by Frederick Wiseman. Filmed at the Massachusetts Correctional Institution, in Bridgewater, Wiseman ... More


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