Studies: Institutional aggression

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Irwin & Cressey
Prisoners bring social histories/characteristics into prison- not blank slates
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Harer & Steffensmeier (E)
58 US prisons, black inmates- higher rates of violence
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Allender & Marcell
Members of gangs offend at higher levels than those not in a gang
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Huff
Gang membrs in US- x10 more likely to commit murder, x3 assault
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DeLisi et al. (E)
Disagree with gang claim, but is it isolation?
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Hodgkinson et al.
Trainee nurses more likely to be violently assaulted than experienced
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Wilson (E)
Set up 2 units for prisoners with different conditons.
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Milgram
Holocaust result of situational pressures/obedience
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Mandel (E)
Milgram's view is monocausal
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Goldhagen (E)
Main causal factor in genocide = anti-semitism
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58 US prisons, black inmates- higher rates of violence

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Members of gangs offend at higher levels than those not in a gang

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Gang membrs in US- x10 more likely to commit murder, x3 assault

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Disagree with gang claim, but is it isolation?

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