Human Rights in Prisons: Comparing Institutional Encounters in Kosovo, Sierra Leone and the Philippines

Andrew M. Jefferson, Liv Stoltze Gaborit

Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review


Drawing on participatory action research conducted in Sierra Leone, Kosovo and the Philippines, Human Rights in Prisons analyses encounters between rights-based non-governmental organisations and prisons. It explores the previously under-researched perspectives of prison staff and prisoners on their lives and relationships.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages217
ISBN (Print)978-1-13727090-0
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-137-43377-0
Publication statusPublished - 2015
SeriesPalgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology

Cite this