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    An introduction to prison and drugs in Europe

    Montanari, L. and Vandam, L. and Hasselberg, I. and Royuela, L. and Turnbull, Paul and Griffiths, P. (2022) An introduction to prison and drugs in Europe. In: Montanari, L. and Royuela, L. and Hasselberg, I. and Vandam, L. (eds.) Prison and drugs in Europe: current and future challenges. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, pp. 99-111. ISBN 9789294976901.

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    Abstract

    Book synopsis: This publication provides an overview of current knowledge and the latest developments in the field of drug use and prison in Europe. The report explores in depth the epidemiology of drug use and drug-related problems among the prison population, the available social and health service responses to drug-related problems in prison, including the most recent evidence of effectiveness, and the drug supply and markets inside prison. It also discusses recent and future challenges in this area. The report will be of interest to policymakers and their advisors, specialists and practitioners, researchers and scientists and all those concerned with the issue of prison and drugs.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Social Sciences
    Research Centres and Institutes: Applied Macroeconomics, Birkbeck Centre for
    Depositing User: Paul Turnbull
    Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2022 13:04
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 18:18
    URI: https://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/49641

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