The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Mission Messenger - 1994

Release description:

This issue highlights Cambridge University’s D.J. West’s critique on methods used by Mission’s treatment program for sexual offenders. This article cites excerpts from West’s findings as well authors Gendreau and Ross 1979. Of further interest, two articles explore prisoner’s rights and privileges and the censorship of correspondence by Corrections Canada. Lastly, this issue presents a reflection of a man’s personal journey through the cycle of abuse.

KEYWORDS: medical disease model, psychopathological, Psychiatric Center, inserts, West Coast Prison Society

Coded by: Kelly E Marshall