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2. What did DeLisi et al (2006) find?

  • Inmates with prior street gang membership were no more likely to engage in violence than other inmates
  • There was a strong link between pre-prison gang membership and prison violence
  • The only reason why there was prison violence was due to deprivation of luxuries

3. What did McCorkle et al find?

  • Overcrowding, lack of privacy and meanifuly activity all significantly influenced peer violence
  • Increases levels of space didnt increase level of violent incidents
  • Best indicator of violence among juvenile offenders was pre-institutional violence regardless of nay situational factors

4. What did Paterline & Peterson (1999)

  • Deprivation Model
  • E-L Model
  • Importation Model
  • Hovland-Yale Model

5. What did Allender & Marcell (2003) find?

  • pre-prison gang membership correlated to a decrease in prison violence
  • Street gang member offend at high level than counterparts
  • No link between pre-prison gang membership and prison misconduct


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