Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 June 2008

800 Pages

ISBN: 9780199211012

Bookseller Code (07)

Prison Law

Fourth Edition

Tim Owen, Alison Macdonald, and the late Stephen Livingstone

  • Offers unique breadth and depth of coverage of the laws relating to prisoners in a single, portable volume
  • Includes extensive appendices, such as the full text of the revised Prison Rules 1999, the Human Rights Act 1998, and other key documents
  • Gives clear, authoritative guidance on the large body of case law generated by prison law since the previous edition
  • Deals comprehensively with the fundamental reforms to the regime for life-sentenced prisoners and to general prison discipline
  • Includes a new chapter on children and young people in prison