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249. Explanations of Institutional Aggression in Prisons

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This Psychology Factsheet explains and evaluates explanations of institutional aggression in prisons. The Factsheet includes Exam Hints, and the worksheet gives you the opportunity to apply what you have learned to exam-style questions. Words in bold are explained in the glossary and a reference list is included at the end.

The examiner will expect you to be able to:
1. Discuss psychological explanations of institutional aggression in prisons.
2. Evaluate explanations of institutional aggression in prisons.
3. Support your answers with reference to published research.

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January 2020

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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