Policy Workshop: The Prison and Mental Health. From Confinement to Diversion

Conveners: Hilary Marland (University of Warwick) and Catherine Cox (University College Dublin)

12 February 2016. Warwick Business School, London Campus, Eastern Lecture Theatre, The Shard, London


Prisoners and Mental Illness in Prisons, 1850–2000

Catherine Cox and Hilary Marland

Mental breakdown was often attributed to the intrinsic mental weakness of the prison population …