This publication contains the findings from three reports presented to the Annual Conference of Ministers in 1978 and 1979. It explores Australian prison populations, including trends and the national survey of long-term prisoners. It discusses the process of classifying prisoners. It looks at the assessments of long-term prisoners by prison staff and examines the effects of long-term imprisonment. It also discusses special programmes for long-term prisoners.
The management of long-term prisoners in Australia
Australian Institute of Criminology