A COVID-19 kihívásai börtönkörnyezetben

Juhász Zsuzsanna: A COVID-19 kihívásai börtönkörnyezetben. In: Acta Universitatis Szegediensis : forum : acta juridica et politica, (10) 3. pp. 65-80. (2020)

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Prisons are hotspots for infectious diseases such as coronavirus because of the higher prevalence of infections, the higher levels of risk factors for infection, the close contact in overcrowded, poorly ventilated facilities and the poor access to healthcare services. Prisoners are extremely vulnerable population that suffers from poor health and engages in risky health behaviours, leading to communicable diseases and mental health conditions. In response to the covid-19 crisis, prisons around the world have implemented emergency legislative and other measures to help prevent disease outbreaks, including the limitations on contact with the outside world, the limitations on educational, religious, sports, and recreational activities and also the suspension of work in workshops, the limitations on movements within detention facilities, the increasing use of house arrest, the postponement of the sentence of imprisonment, the temporary release certain categories of prisoners. The aim of the present study to show the challenges of covid-19 in correctional settings and also the responses of European prisons.

Item Type: Article
Other title: The challenges of Covid-19 in prison settings
Journal or Publication Title: Acta Universitatis Szegediensis : forum : acta juridica et politica
Date: 2020
Volume: 10
Number: 3
ISSN: 2063-2525
Page Range: pp. 65-80
Language: Hungarian
Related URLs: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/72687/
Uncontrolled Keywords: Koronavírus járvány, Büntetés végrehajtása
Additional Information: Bibliogr. a lábjegyzetekben ; összefoglalás angol nyelven
Subjects: 03. Medical and health sciences
03. Medical and health sciences > 03.03. Health sciences
05. Social sciences
05. Social sciences > 05.05. Law
Date Deposited: 2021. May. 04. 14:46
Last Modified: 2023. Mar. 10. 13:53
URI: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/id/eprint/72799

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