oa Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - The world of the Wetslaners: an analysis of some organisational features in South African prisons
|Article Title||The world of the Wetslaners: an analysis of some organisational features in South African prisons|
|© Publisher:||Criminological and Victimological Society of Southern Africa (CRIMSA)|
|Journal||Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology|
|Affiliations||1 Centre for Criminological Research, Institute for Sociological and Demographic Research, Human Sciences Research Council|
|Publication Date||Jan 1989|
|Pages||60 - 70|
|Keyword(s)||Control agency efforts, Deprivation model, Deviant activities, Deviant exploitation, Organization roles, Prison gangs, Social structure and Social-psychological level|
Various theoretical constructs have thus far been proposed by criminologists and other social scientists to explain the emergence of prison subcultures as well as the conflict between its normative content and that of the norms and values of the institution.
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