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Bang-Up and Smash

Bang-Up and Smash

Women's Prisons, Bail Hostels and Probation

ASBO (Author)

  • Publisher: Active Distribution
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Pages: 288
  • Released: Sep 30, 2017
  • ISBN-13: 9781909798489


Bang-Up and Smash is an overview of women's prisons in the UK and a political analysis of their physical and ideological construction.

From the moment of arrest, to coming home, Bang-Up and Smash critically engages with the procedures, concepts and apparatus the state relies on, and the economics behind the expansion of the prison-industrial complex.

Bang-Up and Smash is a practical guide to women's prisons in the UK, and a rallying call to attack. Solidarity is a weapon, and abolition is not enough..

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