Book Launch: The Working Lives of Prison Managers

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Former SCCJR PhD student Jamie Bennett will launch his book, The Working Lives of Prison Managers, at an event this week at the University of Edinburgh

Jamie’s book is an ethnographic study of the lives of prison managers in England, exploring how local occupational cultures intersect with broader global shifts in crime control. His work taps into cross cutting themes of culture, imprisonment, policy and reform.