The Relationship of Alcoholism to Violent Behaviour in Long-Term Imprisonment

Nicol, A. R.
March 1973
British Journal of Psychiatry;Mar73, Vol. 122 Issue 568, p347
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "The Relationship of Alcoholism to Violent Behaviour in Long-Term Imprisonment," by A. R. Nicol, J. C. Gunn, J. Gristwood, R. H. Foggitt and J. P. Watson is presented. A consecutive sample of long-term prisoners was studied. Researchers found that there was a high rate of alcohol addiction among the violent men.


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